Muir Beach Parking Lot Closed June-November 2013
This alert applies to Muir Beach, but not nearby Muir Woods. Muir Beach parking lot closed June-November 2013 for construction. Restrooms and parking will not be available at Muir Beach during this period. Check back for updates or call (415)561-3054.
Dipsea Foot Bridge at the Annex Lot is BACK!
The Dipsea foot bridge at the Annex Lot is back in place. Thanks to all who took the Deer Park Fire Road detour. Taking those extra steps helped to protect Redwood Creek and the endangered juvenile coho.
Muir Woods National Monument offers the perfect outdoor classroom to engage students in inquiry science. Please visit http://www.nps.gov/goga/forteachers/index.htm for complete information on education programs at Muir Woods and other areas of the Golden Gate National Parks.
The following educational programs are offered at Muir Woods National Monument:
Into the Redwood Forest immerses 3-5 grade clue-seeking scientists in the wonders of Muir Woods, from the very small to the very tall.
Nature's Classroom guides K-5 species spotters on a magical journey through Muir Woods and other natural communities along the Redwood Creek Watershed.
Did You Know?
Although once found across the northern hemisphere, Coastal Redwoods only exist along a narrow 500 mile coastal strip in northern California and southern Oregon.