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.

Golden Gate National Parks, San Francisco

Friday, September 25 5:30-11 PM

Trail-chic attire, flat shoes, and warm coats

Valet-directed parking and a shuttle:
If you are attending, please email for directions

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Live Auction Packages

#1 Your Senses, Recharged
Power up your love of the parks—and your zest for life—by enjoying dinner at a brand-new attraction: the Battery East Vista at the south end of the Golden Gate Bridge, with stunning views of the iconic span and Bay. Your batteries will get a “charge” out of cocktails, dinner, and sumptuous wines. Be among the first to enjoy this new park jewel! For 12

#2 Inspiration and Libations
Invite your closest, dearest, and fun-loving-est friends to a cocktail party at Inspiration Point in the Presidio, just inside the Arguello Gate! Sip delicious drinks and enjoy hearty hors d’oeuvres while soaking up moonlit City views and the sweet serenade of an acoustic guitar. The best part? You can take a leisurely “hike” to and from the party! For 40

#3 Glamping at the Golden Gate
At the one-of-a-kind Kirby Cove Campground, delight in dinner, breakfast, and a night under the stars. Savor fine cuisine and glorious views of the Golden Gate and San Francisco skyline, wind down by the campfire, and then fall asleep on the luxurious linens of a queen bed in your tent, listening to the waves. Wake up refreshed, well-rested, and ready for a hearty camp breakfast! For 12

#4 Intrigue on Alcatraz Island
As shadows fall on the Rock, explore its history, uncover its mysteries, and discover magnificent views on an exclusive guided tour. Then, tuck into a gourmet dinner, accompanied by The Prisoner wine, in a top-secret island location. For an added thrill, spend the night in a cell (optional). Don’t miss this rare chance to have Alcatraz—TripAdvisor’s #1 U.S. Landmark—all to yourself! For 20

#5 Twilight Amid the Redwoods
Experience true serenity in Muir Woods National Monument as you take an after-hours, insider’s stroll with a park ranger. Arrive at the famed Pinchot Tree for wine and hors d’oeuvres, then settle in for an intimate dinner under a majestic canopy of trees, as twilight falls and the night forest comes alive with the symphonic sounds of nature’s nocturnal chorus. For 12

#6 Backyard Beach Getaway
Indulge in a mouthwatering seafood supper (lobster dinner or clambake?) on China Beach—one of our parks’ tucked-away treasures, only minutes from home! You’ll feel as if you’ve been whisked to an exotic coast, as you sing salty sea chanteys of yore and banquet with a cinematic backdrop of the Golden Gate, Point Bonita, the Marin Headlands, and Pacific Ocean. For 10

#7 Dinner on the Dipsea
Shuttle or hike to the peak of the legendary Dipsea Race course—Cardiac Hill! Heart-stopping views of Stinson Beach and the Pacific Ocean will accompany a soul-stirring repast, complete with cocktails. Watch the sun set and the moon rise over land and sea, during one unforgettable evening. This package benefits One Tam programs and projects on beloved Mt. Tamalpais. For 12

Trails Forever Dinner Committee

Linda Howell
Stephanie Mellin

Abby Anderson
Suzanne Badenhoop
Julie Baldocchi
Janice Barger
Nancy Benjamin
Kelly Bourke
Mark Buell
Martha Ehmann Conte
Lorin Costolo
Katelyn Dyson
Allison Eisenhardt
Sarah Eisenhardt
Nancy Field
Randi Fisher
Julie Flynn
Sarah Gallivan
Jessica Parish Galloway
Kelly Halper


Amanda Hoenigman
Diana Kapp
Kathy Kimball
Sandy Leonard
Maggie Mack
Stacy Nelson
Su-Moon Paik
Anne Parish
Julie Parish
Charlotte Haas Prime
Susan Reinhart
Matthew Rhoa
Staci Slaughter
Charlotte Tracy
Laurie Ubben
Kathleen Volkmann
Cindy Weil
Stephanie Withers
Molly Wuthrich

New Growth Committee

Jake Blaine
Nina Botto
Charles Brinton
Pat and Kelly Finn
Lexie and Mark George
Emilie Gioia
Max Glynn
Emily Holt
Stevie Howell
Kat Jones
Ian and Julie McGuire
Cameron Phleger
Katie Spalding
Emily Wheeler
Whitney Wildrick

Contact Information

Ame Cruz
(415) 561-3039