Interpretive Walks

Fort Funston
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Sat, Aug 17 10:00am-12:00pm
Fort Funston Trailhead
Join park historian John Martini on an exploration of Fort Funston and the remains of many of these fortifications lie buried beneath the city’s last large expanse of natural dunes.
Vishal K. Dar, Edge of See: Twilight Engines, 2019
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Sun, Jul 28 2:00pm-3:00pm
Take a stroll through the Marin Headlands for an art-filled afternoon at Headlands Center for the Arts. With an iPhone or iPad, explore artist Vishal K. Dar’s augmented reality installation, Edge of See; Twilight Engines, a suite o site-specific outdoor virtual sculptures at three former military batteries.
Wood Line
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Thu, Jul 25 10:30am-1:00pm
Presidio Officer's Club
The Presidio is home to the largest collection of Andy Goldsworthy art on public view in North America. This guided hike visits the park’s four installations by the world-renowned artist: Spire (2008), Wood Line (2010/2011), Tree Fall (2013), and Earth Wall (2014).
Image of the front of the Presidio Visitor Center with the Golden Gate Bridge in the backgrounr
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Tue, Jul 23 10:00am-12:00pm
Presidio Officer's Club
The Main Post encompasses more history than another other site within Golden Gate National Recreation Area. Learn about Spanish colonial settlers, 1906 refugees, U.S. Army history from 1846 to 1995, and a dizzying variety of military architecture.
Group of hikers being guided by a Park Ranger
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Thu, Jul 11 4:00pm-5:00pm
Sutro Heights Entrance
Find out about Adolph Sutro’s plans for a vast "Pleasure Ground" at the rocky edge of San Francisco on this easy stroll through Sutro Heights Park.
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Wed, Jun 05 6:30pm-8:30pm
Muir Beach parking lot
Enjoy the evening shadows as we walk two miles around Muir Beach and talk about the natural and cultural history of this unique place.
Muir Woods Historic Redwoods
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Muir Woods Visitor Center
Stroll through an old-growth redwood forest at sunrise, hear tall tales, soar in the sounds and smells, and hear the historical and ecological story of Muir Woods.
Two coyotes
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Presidio Officer's Club
Join us for a walk through the Presidio with expert David Harelson to learn about the Presidio’s wildlife management strategies.
Image of Lands End showing the Sutro Baths ruins in the distance with wildflowers in the foreground.
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Lands End Parking Lot
Take a stroll through Lands End and experience one of the showiest floral displays in the Bay Area.
Image of Lands End showing the Sutro Baths ruins in the distance with wildflowers in the foreground.
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Lands End Parking Lot
Take a stroll through Lands End and experience one of the showiest floral displays in the Bay Area.