Golden Gate Bridge seen through the fog from the Marin Headlands.

40 Years of Parks + People

Summer Parks Ideas

Dive into new park adventures, thanks to the support of members and park champions like you! Not a member yet? Join today.

Check out the free My Park Moment photo show in the Presidio, and see how young people at the Crissy Field Center curated an entire section of the show. Head over to the restored Black Point historic gardens for a walk through time. Or find a new favorite park with our park pages.

Black Point Gardens Before and After

Black Point historic gardens before and after

See the dramatic transformation of this restored park site at Fort Mason.

Mission blue butterfly

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Protect the parks’ animals and plants

Nearly 53 species of mammals, 250 species of birds, 20 species of reptiles, and 11 species of amphibians call the Golden Gate National Parks their home during some part of the year – and it is up to us to protect them!

NPS Ranger Erick Cortes stands in front of the Golden Gate Bridge at Fort Point National Historic Site.
Ranger Q&A

Meet the Ranger: Erick Cortes

Find out how NPS Park Ranger Erick Cortes is broadening perspectives at Fort Point National Historic Site.

Aerial view of the construction site for the Presidio Tunnel Tops.

Timelapse: Presidio Tunnel Tops site

Image of ticket from Golden Gate Bridge opening day in 1937.
Meet Dotty

She's 106 and has a great bridge story

Tote bag featuring drawing of the San Francisco skyline.
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New at the park store! $5 reusable totes

Aerial view of Crissy Field, buildings, the Warming Hut, palm trees, the golden gate, bay, and San Francisco city skyline.

Celebrating 20 years of Crissy Field

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