Date & Time:

  • 2nd and 4th Tuesday, 10 am-2 pm (Tennessee Valley)
  • Sundays, 9:30 am-2:30 pm

Meeting Location: Meeting locations vary. View the HRT workday schedule (PDF) for details.

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Help restore and monitor critical natural areas from the Marin Headlands to Bolinas Ridge. Volunteers and staff meet at different scenic locations each week to restore native habitat throughout the Golden Gate National Parks. Come out and explore beautiful areas while assisting in invasive plant removal, winter planting, and seed collection.

Individuals and Families

Drop-in individuals are welcome. Registration is not required for participation, but highly encouraged. Our office is closed Friday and Saturday so if you need more information, please contact us in advance. Carpool is available from San Francisco.


Groups of five or more may require special arrangements and must be confirmed in advance. Fill out the Group Project Request Form.

Age, Skills, What to Bring:

  • Volunteers ages 10 and up are welcome. Read our Youth Policy Guidelines (PDF) for youth under the age of 15.
  • Bring your completed Volunteer Agreement Form (PDF). Volunteers under the age of 18 must have the parent/guardian approval section signed.
  • We'll be working rain or shine. Wear clothes that can get dirty. Long pants and closed-toe shoes are required. Bring layers for changing weather and rain gear if necessary.
  • Bring a personal water bottle, sunscreen, and lunch.
  • No experience necessary. Training and tools will be provided. Fulfills community service requirements.

The Golden Gate National Parks Volunteer Program is a cooperative parkwide effort of the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy, the National Park Service, and the Presidio Trust.

Contact Information
(415) 289-1861
Hotline: (415) 289-1862