Golden Gate National Recreation Area produces and distributes over 350,000 publications every year. Including our official park publications provided to you are additional information on each of our park sites and maps of the area. If you need any further information feel free to contact us. Thanks.
Fort Baker (Updated June 2011)
Learn about Fort Baker, the last military site in the San Francisco Bay Area that was transferred to Golden Gate National Parks. Find out its early history and what you can see during your visit.
Sweeney Ridge (Updated December 2007)
Learn about the discovery of the San Francisco by the Portola expedition in 1796. A map of the Sweeney Ridge area will help guide you to the same location in San Mateo County.
Buffalo Soldiers (Updated December 2007)
This brochures is about the story of the Buffalo Soldiers stationed at the Presidio of San Francisco during the 1860s. These African-American were also the first National Park Service rangers for Yosemite National Park.
Buffalo Soldiers in California (Upated 2008)
This brochure describes the Buffalo Soldiers' route through California and three National Parks: The Presidio of San Francisco, Yosemite and Sequoia-Kings Canyon.
Camping at Golden Gate (Updated 2013)
Learn about how you can reserve a campsite at Golden Gate National Parks. There are five popular sites, including Kirby Cove. Additional information on other nearby facilities for RV and tents are also provided.
Cliff House & Sutro Baths (Updated December 2007)
Explore the history of the famous San Francisco landmarks, the Cliff House and Sutro Baths. Learn the history of this seaside retreat brought by Adolph Sutro.
Wildflowers of Golden Gate
Point Bonita Lighthouse
Protecting the Snowy Plover
Wildflowers of Marin
1906 Earthquake: The U. S. Army's Role
This brochure tells two poignant and sadly ironic home front stories of World War II. Within a half mile on the Presidio, the army ordered the internment of Americans of Japanese ancestry, even while training Japanese American soldiers at a secret military language school.