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The Golden Gate National Recreation Area Public Affairs Office brings you news of the events, innovation, science, partnerships, and more taking place in one of the world's largest urban national parks. 

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    News Feature

    In-depth information on current issues at Golden Gate National Recreation Area.

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    News Releases

    Important details of relevant park moments according to GGNRA's Public Information Office.

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    Contact Us

    Please note that most staff are working from home until further notice in accordance with local and state COVID19 guidelines.

  • Rodeo Lagoon Trail
    Press Kit

    Established by Congress in 1972 as part of the Parks for the People movement, GGNRA is one of the largest national parks in an urban area.

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    50 Years of Golden Gate

    Golden Gate National Recreation Area was established on October 27, 1972

Last updated: September 19, 2023

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Golden Gate National Recreation Area
Building 201, Fort Mason

San Francisco, CA 94123-0022


United States Park Police Dispatch: Non-Emergency: 415-561-5505 Emergency: 415-561-5656

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