The Parks Conservancy hosts a number of events to show our appreciation for members of all capacities. Learn more about each event in the descriptions below.

FOGG BBQ, photo by Charlotte Fioritto.

Park Socials
You love your national parks. And you love meeting up with your friends. Why not do both, at a Parks Conservancy park social in San Francisco? Join the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy, the membership-based nonprofit benefiting your national parks, and be a part of the movement that's building a community of fun-loving nature enthusiasts through a series of socials in these parks.

Trails Forever Dinner, photo by Charlotte Fioritto.

Trails Forever Dinner
The annual Trails Forever Dinner features casual attire, trailside cocktails, a seated dinner in a spectacular park setting, a live auction of exclusive park experiences, and a campfire with toe-tapping tunes. This year’s milestone celebration marks 15 years of support for our Trails Forever initiative throughout the Golden Gate National Parks. For more information or to purchase tickets, please call (415) 561-3039 or email

Members Hike on Dias Ridge.

Members Hiking Series
A special benefit for Parks Conservancy members, the Members Hiking Series offers monthly hikes and events with park experts throughout the Golden Gate National Parks. From easy strolls in the Presidio to strenuous climbs in Pacifica, there’s something for everyone. Recent hikes include raptor spotting on Hawk Hill in the Marin Headlands, a kid-friendly roam around Crissy Field Marsh, and a historical tour of the hidden beaches at Lands End. View upcoming Member Hikes & Events here.

WKS Fourth of July celebration.

PCLC Fourth of July
As a thank you to Parks Conservancy Leaders Circle members for supporting the Golden Gate National Parks’ priority programs, these members have access to a number of special benefits, including the ever-popular July 4th fireworks from “front row seats” above Aquatic Park.

WKS Family Kampfire, photo by Charlotte Fioritto

PCLC Family Campfire
The Leaders Circle Family Campfire offers a family-friendly experience of the “wild side” of your national parks. Participants enjoy gourmet and sustainable food booths, live music, wildlife talks, storytelling by the fire, animal habitat building, and more. All Leaders Circle Family Campfire gifts go to support youth programs in the Golden Gate National Parks.