Digital Walking Tours

Fort Point and its Lighthouse in view on a sunny day as visitors roam around.
Douglas Atmore NPS

Fort Point

Listen to a slice of life at Fort Point in the post Civil War days. An unidentified private tells about his day. You can download the digital files below to play back on your own MP3 player, smart phone, or other digital audio device.

After it has downloaded, extract the files in your file browser:

 
Point Bonita with visitors near the suspension bridge during sunset
Francis Ng NPS

Point Bonita Lighthouse

Point Bonita is a historical site on the edge, where the land meets the water, and where San Francisco Bay meets the Pacific Ocean. You can download the digital files below to play back on your own MP3 player, smart phone, or other digital audio device at the Point Bonite Lighthouse. This version is higher quality audio then is available from the call in version of the tour.

 
scenic view of the Pacific Ocean and Lands End Look Out
Kirke Wrench NPS

Lands End Lookout

This new 4,150-square-foot visitor center above the ruins of the Sutro Baths opened in May 2012. Learn about the natural and cultural history of the area, and hike the nearby trails along the coast and up into the nearby Sutro Heights gardens.

 
Birds eye view of roads and buildings of main post of the Presidio
NPS

Presidio Philippine War

The period of the Philippine-American War was one of the busiest in the history of the Presidio. Virtually every soldier who fought there embarked from here, and came home the same way. The tour takes about 1 1/2 hours, and covers app. 2 1/2 miles. There is a map and recorded audio for you to download to an MP3 player, smart phone, or other digital audio device.

 
A scenic view of Fort Baker and the Golden Gate Bridge in a clear day facing south
Kirke Wrench NPS

Fort Baker

Two Audio Tour routes are available at Fort Baker:

1. A three-mile moderate walking tour with 18 stops.

2. A 3/4-mile route around the Fort Baker parade ground with 10 stops, plus five additional stops that can be listened to from your car.

Follow the guide and look for the small signs indicating a stop. Call 415-375-8281 and enter the tour stop number and then # (pound sign) to hear 1 - 2 minute audio segments. You can also call into the tour from home or any location.

Download All Fort Baker Audio Tour Stops: Accessible Audio Tour MP3 [14.3 MB] Zip File

 

Last updated: May 28, 2019

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Golden Gate National Recreation Area
Building 201, Fort Mason

San Francisco, CA 94123-0022

Phone:

(415) 561-4700

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