Alcatraz Island seen from an Alcatraz Cruises boat.

ESCAPE TO ALCATRAZ

Great gift ideas for park lovers

Buy local and support local parks! Here are some of our top picks for unique San Francisco gifts that also benefit local parks and critical park programs. Shop online at our redesigned store.

Many of our products are designed in San Francisco by park lovers like you, using artifacts and inspiration from the GGNRA. Meet some of our designers and their park inspiration behind these great gifts.

Ranger Benny Batom at Alcatraz

Meet Ranger Benny

For more than 30 years, he's facilitated dialogue addressing contemporary issues around incarceration.

Two masked people working on a bluff near the Golden Gate Bridge.

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From now until the clock strikes midnight on December 31, your gift will be matched dollar-for-dollar!

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Help us reach our $15,000 Giving Tuesday Goal

Your special #GivingTuesday gift will go twice as far to fund the Inspiring Young Emerging Leaders (I-YEL) program! You can help give young people a chance to discover more about our parks and themselves.

Image showing Alcatraz prisoner Robert Lipscomb along with a letter he wrote to officials protesting racial segregation at the penitentiary.
Robert's story

Inside the penitentiary: A civil rights struggle on Alcatraz

Robert Lipscomb fought against racist policies at Alcatraz and across the prison system. He was labeled a ‘racial agitator’ and faced backlash, but as long as he had his voice, he used it.

Portrait of coyote wearing a radio tracking color.
Help track coyotes

Coyote tracking: How you can help

Pruning plants at the Presidio Native Plant Nursery.
What you can do

5 tips for decolonizing language

Colored pencils next to a piece of paper titled "Parks at Home: Activity Pack"
Fun activities

Free 'Parks at Home' Activity Pack

The rare Bardou Job rose is seen at Alcatraz Island.
Rare rose

KQED: A rare rose blooms on Alcatraz

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Thu, Dec 03 1:00pm-4:00pm
Presidio of San Francisco
Volunteer

(CANCELED) Park Stewardship San Francisco

Become a Park Steward and help restore unique San Francisco coastal habitat.

Fri, Dec 04 8:00am-12:00pm
Alcatraz
Volunteer

(CANCELED) 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...

Fri, Dec 04 9:00am-12:00pm
Presidio of San Francisco
Volunteer

(CANCELED) Presidio Forest Stewards

Help tend to the health of the Presidio’s historic forests.