CRISSY FIELD'S NEXT CHAPTER

FIND A NEW MOUNTAIN

PARK WILDLIFE ENCOUNTER?

OUR BEAUTIFUL BRIDGE

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.

Shelagh Fritz, center, is Program Manager for Alcatraz Historic Gardens at the Parks Conservancy.

'Historic' water now helps Alcatraz gardens

How our Shelagh Fritz found a sustainable solution to use water once meant for the prison laundry.

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Crissy Field: Before and after its transformation

Interactives show dramatic changes from work done by the Parks Conservancy and our partners.

Featured Events

You Can Ensure That Our Parks Will Always Welcome All

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

The chicks look anxious for their next meal. From the nest cameras on UC Berkeley’s Campanile Tower where Peregrine Falcons Annie and Grinnell have been nesting since 2017, and two baby chicks hatched in April 2019.
Best moments

The Cal falcon chicks have hatched, and the world is watching

These photos show our favorite moments from the buzzworthy nest cam, as beloved Peregrine falcons Annie and Grinnell are new parents atop the UC Berkeley Campanile Tower.

Events guide

Summer guide to our parks, from happy hour to art

Batteries to Bluffs Trail
Hit the Trail

Hit the Trail! Where to find dolphins, bees, and bluffs

Alcatraz Island Park Store
Visit the Alcatraz Park store

Discover history: Visit the Alcatraz Park store

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Meet Chris

Get to know our new President & CEO!

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Sunny day at Point Bonita Lighthouse
Mon, Jun 17 12:30pm-3:30pm
Marin Headlands, Point Bonita
History, Interpretive Walks, NPS, Recreation/Wellness

Point Bonita Lighthouse Tour

Discover how Point Bonita provided safe passage through the treacherous Golden Gate and experience the last manned lighthouse on the...

Alcatraz Waterbirds Tour
Tue, Jun 18 8:00am-11:00am
Alcatraz
Park Academy

Alcatraz Waterbirds Tour

Join Corny Foster, waterbird docent, to learn about the amazing bird communities on Alcatraz!

A group collects seed in a grassland. A volunteer holds a tray of seeds.
Tue, Jun 18 10:00am-2:00pm
Marin Headlands
Volunteer

Marin Headlands Nursery

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