East Beach at Crissy Field

CRISSY FIELD'S NEXT CHAPTER

Baby foxes in Muir Woods

PARK WILDLIFE ENCOUNTER?

The Golden Gate Bridge seen from Fort Baker.

OUR BEAUTIFUL BRIDGE

Observing raptors from the top of Hawk Hill

FIND A NEW MOUNTAIN

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

WHERE YOUTH BECOME LEADERS

Park stewardship at Mori Point, gardener holding plants

BE A PARK HERO

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There’s lots to celebrate with friends and family this holiday season, especially our region’s spectacular trails!

We’ve got you covered: Check out our picks for top trails with family in the Golden Gate National Parks, great accessible trails, or try San Francisco’s new Crosstown Trail. Whichever trail you choose, remember trail etiquette and start with our trail data. We hope you and your loved ones enjoy hitting the trail!

Andy Goldsworthy’s installation Tree Fall

Hidden gems to discover in our parks

From hidden beaches to art pieces right under your nose, here are the best spots to escape the crowds.

Three people embrace in front of excavator.

Throwing soil at Presidio Tunnel Tops 'Groundmaking'

Nancy Pelosi, youth and park leaders celebrate a historic moment in a new park for all.

Featured Events

YOU CAN ENSURE THAT OUR PARKS WILL ALWAYS WELCOME ALL

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

Eloy Martinez, third from right, at an event on Alcatraz.
Q&A

First Person: Q&A with an original Alcatraz Occupier

Eloy Martinez speaks about potlaches, dancing, and activism as we commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1969 Alcatraz occupation by the Indians of All Tribes.

Tree with stones placed on branches with Golden Gate Bridge in background
Hit the Trail

History, art abound at Fort Mason

Chris Lehnertz (left) with her award’s namesake, former National Park Service Director Fran Mainella, at the Hartzog awards ceremony
Award

Chris Lehnertz honored for commitment to inclusion

Redwood fog globe, available at Parks Conservancy stores and online.
Fog Globes

This feel-good gift celebrates SF fog

Cloud hovers over the Golden Gate Bridge
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Watch: TV special all about these parks!

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Events

2020 MLK Day of Service
Mon, Jan 20
Volunteer

Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service 2020

“Everybody can be great, because everybody can serve.” - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Volunteers Working in Black Point Historic Gardens
Tue, Jan 21 9:00am-12:00pm
Fort Mason
Volunteer

Black Point Historic Gardens

Help us restore the long-neglected gardens of East Black Point, a spectacular park site tucked away above the bustling San Francisco...

A group collects seed in a grassland. A volunteer holds a tray of seeds.
Tue, Jan 21 10:00am-2:00pm
Marin Headlands
Volunteer

(CANCELLED) Marin Headlands Nursery

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