Trails Forever Dinner

The annual Trails Forever Dinner features casual attire, oceanview cocktails, Home Land Security art exhibit in historic batteries, seated dinner in a woodsy park setting, live auction of exclusive park experiences, and an after-dinner campfire and toe-tapping tunes by Girls, Guns and Glory.

Golden Gate National Parks, San Francisco

Friday, September 30 5-11 PM

Tickets available now

Trail-chic attire, flat shoes, and warm coats

Valet-directed parking
If you have any questions, please email

2016 Auction Packages

1. Living the Airstream Dream
Enjoy a night in a sumptuously appointed Airstream, tucked into a secret spot in Tennessee Valley with lovely meadow views. Start with an afternoon hike returning for a catered barbecue dinner and leisurely evening of utter peace and star gazing. Enjoy a leisurely breakfast before embarking on your own private horseback trail ride and picnic. (For 6)

2. A Towering Good Time
Sip cocktails with friends as you soak in a one-of-a-kind bridge view from the Golden Gate Overlook. Gourmet noshes, live music, good company – ahhhhhh! (For 40)

3. Dinner Among the Giants
After a private ranger-lead tour, dine in the enchanted dusk and hush of an ancient redwood grove. A magnificent meal, fine wines, occasional deer – a once-in-a-lifetime experience in Muir Woods. (For 12)

4. Getting’ Presiddy With It
Get down in your own private “night club” in historic Battery Godfrey in the Presidio for an after-dark dance party with cocktails, hearty hors d’ oeuvre and DJ mash up. (For 40)

5. Golden Gate Glamping
Why rought it when you can luxe it? Savor an elegant dinner, cozy bedding in your own private tent, and a hearty camp breakfast all with panoramic views of the San Francisco skyline, Golden Gate Bridge, and majestic Pacific Ocean. The best part – Kirby Cove is only 10 minutes from San Francisco! (For 12)

6. The Magic of Mt. Tam
Gather your hiker buddies for a guided hike on your choice of Mt. Tam trails (West Peak anyone?), stopping along the way for a gourmet picnic brunch/lunch in a scenic spot, with transport back to your cars. This outing benefits One Tam projects on the mountain. (For 20)

7. Island Time of your Life
Explore mysterious Alcatraz on an after-hours tour – and then escape to a warden-worthy feast in an ordinarily restricted part of the Rock. Accompanied by The Prisoner wines of course! (For 20)

8. A Feast Fit for a Fortress
“Buy in” to an exclusive Winemaker Dinner on April 1, 2017 in the extraordinary architecture of Fort Point National Historic Site. Explore architecture from the Civil War era, relish roof-top 360° views, and relax in a “wine cave” dinner setting with renowned wines, paired with a sumptuous meal by Taste Catering. $3000/couple (Up to 80 persons)

Fund-a-foot of Trail Interns!
So much trail building, repairing, and restoration is done by academic trail and stewardship interns. Anyone can apply but the majority of interns are college graduates who are exploring careers in environmental science. This year please help us continue this valuable year-long program by funding a “foot” of an intern to pay for housing, meal stipends, and training. $150/foot

Trails Forever Dinner Committee

Julie Flynn
Stephanie Mellin

Abby Anderson
Suzanne Badenhoop
Julie Baldocchi
Janice Barger
Nancy Benjamin
Genny Biggs
Kelly Bourke
Mark Buell
Martha Ehmann Conte
Lorin Costolo
Katelyn Dyson
Allison Eisenhardt
Nancy Field
Randi Fisher
Ali Fried
Sarah Gallivan
Jessica Parish Galloway
Kelly Halper
Mindy Henderson
Amanda Hoenigman
Linda Howell 


Diana Kapp
Kathy Kimball
Sandy Leonard
Maggie Mack
Allison Mauze
Stacy Nelson
Stasia Obremskey
Su-Moon Paik
Anne Parish
Julie Parish
Charlotte Haas Prime
Melissa Quigg
Susan Reinhart
Matthew Rhoa
Amy Ritter
Hillary Ryan
Staci Slaughter
Charlotte Tracy
Sue Tunnell
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