Park Projects

Crissy Field Next
Our Work
Planning
The National Park Service, the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy, and the Presidio Trust are embarking upon the next chapter of Crissy Field’s revitalization—and we’re eager for your input and participation! Learn more about Crissy Field Next.
August 25, 2021
The Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy and the National Park Service today commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Parks Conservancy and the 105th anniversary of the founding of the National Park Service with the unveiling of a several year rehabilitation of a previously closed and grown over historic garden on the bluff of historic Fort Mason, Black Point historic gardens.
Aerial view of the construction site for the Presidio Tunnel Tops.
Our Work
Watch the site transform in front of your eyes in this special timelapse video—can you spot new plantings, trails, overlooks, and buildings? Presidio Tunnel Tops opens in spring 2022.
Parks Conservancy staff working to restore the Black Point Historical Garden at Fort Mason.
Our Work
Ongoing
Black Point Historic Gardens is the San Francisco Bay Area’s newest national park site, a one-acre hillside that connects San Francisco’s Aquatic Park to the Golden Gate National Recreation Area (GGNRA) at Fort Mason.
Parks
San Francisco
Presidio Tunnel Tops is a new area within the Presidio national park site, free and accessible to all.
Aerial view showing the Quartermaster Reach wetlands
Gateways Article
For the first time in over 100 years, the Presidio’s Tennessee Hollow watershed will be connected to the San Francisco Bay.
Montana Free Press

Predictions of a mental health crisis following on COVID-19’s heels present not only a challenge for the health care community, but an opportunity to explore seemingly less conventional options more fully. What role might public lands hold for a population looking to heal from social, financial and societal upheaval?

Summer Stride 2021 artwork
Our Work
It’s time for an adventure—in the pages of a book or on a path through our parks! Learn about free and fun activities from the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy, San Francisco Public Library, and the National Park Service —including mindful experiences in nature, author talks and book giveaways, STEM...
Water bottle covered in park stickers.
Article
You’ve inspired us to find the world’s best national park sticker or patch collection. Do you have a water bottle or laptop that’s messier than the rest? You could win some NEW Golden Gate National Parks stickers!
High School students sing in youth choir at Presidio Tunnel Tops ground-making ceremony.
Our Work

November 7, 2019

On Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019, the Presidio Tunnel Tops started construction with a “Groundmaking” celebration with the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy, Presidio Trust, the National Park Service, and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. This new 14-acre parkland will sit atop the Presidio Parkway and reconnect the Main Post to Crissy...