Doing Business With The Park

Golden Gate National Recreation Area supports the National Park Service mission by utilizing sound business practices in management of commercial visitor services, park partnerships and special park uses.

Please note that the information provided herein is exclusively related to areas administered by Golden Gate National Recreation Area (including Alcatraz Island, Muir Woods National Monument, Fort Point National Historic Site, and Crissy Field). We do not manage business opportunities for the Presidio Trust, California State Parks, or municipal parks such as Golden Gate Park.
Marina at Fort Baker on the Golden Gate bay

Fort Baker Historic Boat Shop RFQ

Announcing a Request for Qualifications for prospective partners to lease and operate a waterfront community center at Fort Baker.


Special Park Use Permits

GGNRA issues permits for special uses such as picnics, wedding ceremonies, cultural programs, festivals, athletic events, film and photography projects. Click here to learn more about special park use permits.

Commercial Use Authorizations

GGNRA issues commercial use authorizations for commercial carriers, outdoor fitness operators, and guided services. Click here to learn more about CUAs.

Temporary Food Event (TFE) Permits

GGNRA issues public health permits for Temporary Food Events that are open to the public. Click here to learn more about Temporary Food Events.

Other Business Opportunities

GGNRA periodically announces competitive business and partnership opportunities within the park. Current opportunities are listed below.

  • Coming Soon - Fort Baker Historic Boat Shop and Marina Request for Qualifications (RFQ)

Contact Information

Feel free to e-mail or call the GGNRA Business Management Division at (415) 561-4948 with questions about these or other business opportunities within the park.

For a complete list and description of current GGNRA park partner programs and services, please visit our Partners webpage.

Thank you for your interest in Golden Gate National Recreation Area, a unit of your National Park Service.

Last updated: April 8, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Golden Gate National Recreation Area
Building 201, Fort Mason

San Francisco, CA 94123-0022


(415) 561-4700
Pacific West Region Information Center (415) 561-4700 Special Event & Commercial Film Permits (415) 561-4300

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