• View of the Golden Gate Bridge, taken from the Marin Headlands, looking towards San Francisco at sunrise.

    Golden Gate

    National Recreation Area California

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  • Tunnel Closure

    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.

Tennessee Valley Accessibility

Accessible Features

Accessible Parking

Accessible Vault Toilet

Accessible Picnicking

Generally Accessible Trail for approximately 1 mile

Beach Wheelchairs are available to check out upon request, click here for reservations.

Upon Arrival:

As you enter the Tennessee Valley Parking lot, there are three accessible parking spaces located closest to the main entry gate.

Inside the Park:

To the right of the parking lot there is an accessible vault toilet. In front of the accessible parking spaces there is an accessible picnic area which contains accessible tables on an accessible surface. The information kiosk is accessible to visitors with mobility impairments. The main entry gate is accessible as well. Past the main gate, the service road is accessible for approximately one mile beyond which the road becomes an unpaved trail which leads to Tennessee Valley Beach. This trail is usable, proceed with caution.

Beach Wheelchairs are available to check out upon request, click here for reservations.


For more information about Tennessee Valley click here. The National Park Service is striving to make your experience as accessible as possible. Please feel free to submit comments and suggestions via email by clicking here or by calling the Marin Headlands Visitor Center at 415-331-1540. Individuals who are deaf, hard-of-hearing, deaf/blind or have speech disabilities may utilize the following Federal Relay Service numbers:

(800) 877-8339 Federal Relay Service

(877) 877-6280 VCO

(877) 877-8982 Speech to Speech

(800) 845-6136 Spanish

(866) 893-8340 TeleBraille

Did You Know?

Compact flourescent bulb

Replacing an incandescent light bulb with a compact fluorescent or LED bulb saves 100 pounds of carbon and $20 a year.