The Barry/Baker tunnel on Bunker Road will be closed for maintenance during the weeks of 6/2 and 6/9. The tunnel will be open on the weekends. Please use Conzelman Road instead. More »
Muir Beach Overlook closure
The Muir Beach Overlook will be closed for Accessibility improvements and trail upgrades from June 2 through July 21. Alternate viewpoints are available along Highway 1 between there and Stinson Beach.
Partner Programs & Services
Golden Gate National Recreation Area (GGNRA) partners with many different organizations in order to provide visitors with programs, services and experiences that enable them to enjoy outdoor recreation and learn about environmental and cultural resources. The park strives to nurture, extend and perfect its collaborations in order to enhance visitor opportunities. As a result, GGNRA is home to some of the most interesting and effective partner programs in the National Park Service (NPS). Scroll down to learn more about our programmatic partners and commercial services.
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy
Home Away provides safe and supportive spaces for homeless and formerly homeless youth. It helps build confidence by providing educational, social, and recreational opportunities. www.homeaway.org
Aim High: Reach for a Dream
Bay Area Discovery Museum
Fellow Feathers of Fort Funston Hang Gliding Club Fellow Feathers promotes the sport of Hang Gliding, administers Pilot Safety and Mentoring programs, and preserves the Fort Funston flying site. www.flyfunston.org
Fort Funston - San Francisco Unified School District's Environmental Science Center (SFUSD ESC) The SFUSD Environmental Science Center is a teacher resource center and site for student environmental studies. The center is used for both day and overnight programs for public K-5 classes. www.sfecoliteracy.com/conservation-connection.html
Fort Mason Community Gardens
Fort Mason Center
Foundation for Deep Ecology Supporting wilderness preservation, ecological agriculture, and conservation activism, Foundation for Deep Ecology is a voice for wild nature in a world out of balance. www.deepecology.org
Golden Gate Raptor Observatory The Golden Gate Raptor Observatory studies migrating birds of prey along the Pacific coast, promotes preservation of raptors, and involves the community in wildlife research. www.ggro.org
Gulf of the Farallones
Headlands Center for the Arts
the Marine Mammal Center
Miwok Stables Center for Preservation and Public Program Miwok Stables Center is an equestrian center providing public trail rides, lessons, summer camps, clinics, boarding, open houses and outreach programs in GGNRA's historic ranch in Tennessee Valley. www.miwokstablescenter.org
NatureBridge NatureBridge is dedicated to teaching environmental education in nature's classroom to inspire a personal connection to the natural world and responsible actions to sustain it. www.naturebridge.org/golden-gate
Ocean Riders of Marin Ocean Riders preserves history and honors legacy by offering sustainable horse boarding, preserving park lands, and educating people about land and watershed stewardship. oceanridersofmarin.wordpress.com
Pacific Leadership Institute, Fort Miley Adventure Challenge Course The Pacific Leadership Institute takes teamwork to new heights using adventure challenge courses, team building events and trainings to teach leadership and life skills. www.pliprograms.org
Point Bonita YMCA Point Bonita YMCA provides environmental education that connects youth & families to nature, science, and community. It serves as a stunning meeting and retreat location with overnight accommodations and quality food. www.pointbonitaymca.org
Presidio Riding Club Presidio Riding Club, a non-profit co-operative equestrian organization, provides environmentally sound horse care, preserves the National Historic Landmark stables, and assists public interface with horses. PRC welcomes GGNRA equine visitors to stay in our 'horse hotel'. marinhorsecouncil.org/resources.htm
San Francisco Conservation Corps The San Francisco Conservation Corps offers young people opportunities to develop themselves, their academic abilities and marketable job skills while addressing community needs through service work. www.sfcc.org
Slide Ranch Slide Ranch inspires change in the choices people make about food, health, and the environment, through hands-on educational activities and independent exploration of its farm and coastal wild lands. www.slideranch.org
Camera Obscura Giant Camera
Cavallo Point--the Lodge at the Golden Gate
Muir Woods Trading Company
Did You Know?
The endangered mission blue butterfly inhabits from the Milagra Ridge in Pacifica, to portions of the Marin Headlands. This small butterfly is an important component of area grasslands. Its host plant is silver-leaf lupine, and it is only in its mature flight stage for three weeks? More...