Trails Forever Dinner 2024

22nd Annual Trails Forever Dinner will be on Alcatraz for the first time ever this fall!

The 22nd Annual Trails Forever Dinner will be on Alcatraz on Saturday, October 19, 2024.

We are happy to announce that Trails Forever will be on Alcatraz for the first time ever this fall! We hope you join us for this once-in-a-lifetime event. Tickets are now on sale! We look forward to seeing you on The Rock!
Event: The 22nd Annual Trails Forever Dinner

Date: Saturday, October 19, 2024

Time: Early evening ferry departure from Pier 33, San Francisco (exact check-in and ferry schedule TBD)

Venue: New Industries Building on Alcatraz Island

Tickets: Buy tickets now  Notes: For a limited time, there are Trail Maker and Trail Hiker tickets available (lower priced tickets). Once these tiers are sold out, only the higher tiers (Trail Lover and above) will be available. Fair Market Value (FMV) of each ticket is $300. 

Mail: To use the mail, please send payments to: 

Trails Forever Gala, Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy - PO Box 7818, San Francisco, CA 94120

Please contact Dennise Abad, Director of Special Events, with questions/inquiries including information on payments from Donor Advised Funds or with stocks

Parks Conservancy Trails Forever

Honorary Committee

Suzanne Badenhoop
Janice Barger
Catherine Bradford
Mark Buell
Martha Ehmann Conte
Allison Eisenhardt
Randi Fisher
Julie Flynn
Ali Fried
Jessica Parish Galloway
Julie Haas
Kelly Halper
Mindy Henderson
Amanda Hoenigman
Linda Howell
Kathy Kimball
Anne Dickerson Lind
Stephanie Mellin
Julie Parish
Melanie Peña
Charlotte Haas Prime
Amy Metzler Ritter
Staci Slaughter
Gwen Sobolewski
In memoriam:
  Nancy Hellman Bechtle

Trails Forever Committee

Alex Lyon
Jennifer VanderMarck
Genny Biggs
Halle Cane
Lisa Congdon
Sarah DiLullo
Allison Eisenhardt
Jessica Eisler
Ali Fried
Christine Gardner
Carrie Goodman
Charlotte Haas-Prime
Kelly Halper
Mindy Henderson
Amanda Hoenigman
Linda Howell
Jennifer Jeffries
Maggie Mack
Mackenzie Mayle
Su-Moon Paik
Aimee West
Annie Woods


National Park Service
Golden Gate National Recreation Area
David Smith, Superintendent
David Schifsky, Deputy Superintendent
Presidio Trust
Board of Directors
Mark W. Buell, Chair
Nicola Miner, Vice-Chair
Lynne Benioff
Chuck Collins
Lenore “Leni” Eccles
Patsy Ishiyama
Jean S. Fraser, CEO
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy
Board of Directors
Staci Slaughter, Chair
Eric Alt, Vice Chair & Chair Elect
Martha Ehmann Conte, Vice-Chair
Melanie Peña, Vice-Chair
Gordon Ritter, Treasurer
Vanessa Tapia Hartigan, Assistant Treasurer
Grace Won, Secretary
Charmaine Curtis, Assistant Secretary
Odette Alcazaren-Keeley
Suzanne Badenhoop
Darren Bechtel
Jennifer Cabalquinto
Robin Donohoe
Shane Douglas
Jesse Eisenhardt
Julie Flynn
Rodney Fong
Luis Herrera
Amanda Hoenigman
Dan Kingsley
Susan Lowenberg
Saúl Macias
Masharika Maddison
Steven Revetria
Matthew Rhoa
Jake Schatz
Christine Lehnertz, President & CEO  

Trails Forever 2024 Sponsors

John Atwater and Diana Nelson
Suzanne Badenhoop and Guy Lampard
Phil Black and Brigitte Sandquist
Katie Hall and Tom Knutsen
Stephen Kirkham and Jennie Dougherty
Jennifer Levy
Robert and Cristina Morris
Melanie Peña and Mark Perry
Alan and Ellyn Seelenfreund
Ali and Rocky Fried 
Tom and Lily Beischer
Jill Clayton and Andreas Poliza
John and Marcia Goldman Foundation
Gregg Family Fund 
Nancy and Bryan Kemnitzer
In Memory of Doug Kramlich
Randall Laroche and David Laudon
Emilie and Andy Lynch
Alex and David Lyon
Meridee Moore
Ann Paras
Diane Parish and Paul Gelburd
Grace Won and Richard Holden
Annie and Montgomery Woods
Margaret and Charles Charnas
Felicia Chiu and Luke Teeple
Donna and Eric Colson
Stuart Gasner and Kate Ditzler
Michael and Kirsten Green
Charlotte Haas Prime and Josh Prime
Vanessa and Peter Hartigan
Melanie and Kurt Hoefer
Suzanne M. Johnson
Emily and Doug Lambert
David Lewis
Marie and Barry Lipman
Susan McLaughlin
Mike Montgomery and Sarah Ives
Julie Simon Munro
Patricia Munter and Jeffrey Loomans
Kara Newport and Verne Deason
Shannon and Shawn O'Neill
Pam and Jack Preston
Monique Schaulis and Matthew Werdegar
Jean Schulz and Guest
West and Katherine Shell
Amy and David Smolen
Paul and Jennifer VanderMarck
Lisa and Greg Wendt
Richard Wood and Christine Willand
Mary and Michael Wolfe
Eric and Claire Alt
Katherine Bent
Genevieve and Andrew Biggs
Cindy Black
Felix and Marika Burmeister
Ilene Chau
Sarah and Jason DiLullo
Sally Fay
Kelly and Patrick Finn
Ron Fong
Jennifer and Randy Gridley
Laura and Terry Hunt
Stephen Kempainen
Enrique and Dara Landa
Jacopo and Robyn Lenzi
John and Connie Linehan
Ivan A. Samuels
Emily and Brett Sheridan
Pamela and Jonathan Shields
Sheri and Paul Siegel
Chuck Slaughter
Anna Maria Zara

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