The Golden Gate Bridge seen from Fort Baker.

OUR BEAUTIFUL BRIDGE

East Beach at Crissy Field

CRISSY FIELD'S NEXT CHAPTER

Observing raptors from the top of Hawk Hill

FIND A NEW MOUNTAIN

Baby foxes in Muir Woods

PARK WILDLIFE ENCOUNTER?

Park stewardship at Mori Point, gardener holding plants

BE A PARK HERO

Inspiring Young Emerging Leaders (I-YEL) program participants.

WHERE YOUTH BECOME LEADERS

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In our Golden Gate National Parks, bridges are focal points and starting points. They soar above us, forcing us to stop and look, before connecting us to new adventures.

Our 2019 Report to the Community celebrates bridging: People to parks, past to future, and even father to daughter. Check out the full stunning presentation here, including stirring videos, fun interactive graphics, and the stories of people who have been instrumental to bridging in our parks.

A group of NPS rangers rally together during the Junior Ranger Jamboree in 2016.

Secrets of the iconic ranger 'flat hat'

Fun tidbits about everybody's favorite hat so you can stump the next park ranger you meet!

Design concept rendering from Crissy Field Next project.

Crissy Field Next: Check out new design concepts

See the new illustrations and find out how you can give your feedback on what's next at Crissy Field.

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You Can Ensure That Our Parks Will Always Welcome All

More than ever, we need public lands where communities can come together

Woman takes photo of Future IDs display in the New Industries Building on Alcatraz.
Future IDs stories

The transformative stories of 'Future IDs at Alcatraz'

The Art in the Parks exhibition is prompting visitors to shift their thinking about rehabilitation, reentry, and reintegration. Here are some of the powerful reactions.

Shelagh Fritz, center, is Program Manager for Alcatraz Historic Gardens at the Parks Conservancy.
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How we discovered 'historic' water on Alcatraz

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Crissy Field: Before and after its transformation

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Discover history: Visit the Alcatraz Park store

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Tue, Jul 16 10:00am-2:00pm
Marin Headlands
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Marin Headlands Nursery

Learn to grow and care for native plants while helping to preserve and restore your national park.

Wed, Jul 17 8:00am-12:00pm
Alcatraz
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Alcatraz Historic Gardens

Help restore and maintain gardens once tended by the island’s military and penitentiary residents—add life, color, and vibrancy to the Rock...

Wed, Jul 17 9:00am-12:00pm
Presidio of San Francisco
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Presidio Habitat Stewards

Help restore natural areas and create important wildlife corridors in the Presidio of San Francisco.