The park chronicles 200 years of history from Native American culture, Spanish Empire frontier, the Gold Rush, evolution of American coastal fortifications and growth of urban San Francisco. Comprised of 19 separate ecosystems and home to 1,273 plant/animal species, the park has hundreds of ways to recreate including horseback riding, ranger-led programs, bicycling, hiking and walking your dog.
Parks For The People
Places To Go
Learn a little about all the sites you can visit at Golden Gate NRA
Permits (Picnics, Weddings, Film, etc.)
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Info for Visitors with Disabilities
Find out what accessibility resources are available in Golden Gate NRA
Marin Headlands offers beaches, rugged coastline and outstanding vistas all connected by an extensive trail system.
Land's End has a visitor center, trails and a variety of places of historical and natural interest.
Once home to a large gun emplacement and missile launch site, Milagra Ridge has great views and wildlife habitat.