• View of the Golden Gate Bridge, taken from the Marin Headlands, looking across the bay back towards San Francisco, seen in the distance.

    Golden Gate

    National Recreation Area California

Pacific West Information Center

This website provides information about the Pacific West National Parks, which includes National Parks in Hawaii, California, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Nevada, and parts of Montana.

For More Information

Visitors can call (415) 561-4700 for more information.


Pacific West Information Center
495 Jefferson Street
San Francisco, CA 94123

The visitors center is in the corner of the Argonaut Hotel at the corner of Jefferson and Hyde streets.

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Columbia Cascades

Pacific Great Basin

Pacific Islands

Did You Know?

Franklin Street at Fort Mason

By the 1850s, Fort Mason was established as a military installation and the buildings on Franklin Street, constructed between 1864 and 1913, are some of the earliest remaining buildings at Fort Mason.