National Trails Day 2019

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Sat, Jun 1, 2019 9:00am-1:00pm
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It’s that time of the year again! Flowers are blooming, the sun is shining, and people are out and about enjoying park trails. Best of all, National Trails Day is just around the corner! Mark your calendars and join us on Saturday, June 1. All are invited to stick around for burritos provided by the Parks Conservancy.

National Trails Day is the nation’s largest celebration of trails organized by the American Hiking Society. Our partners from REI and Parks Project will be joining with raffle prizes!


Tennessee Valley - Come out to Tennessee Valley for a day of hard work maintaining trails, sprucing up Haypress Campground, and restoring habitat for the endangered Mission Blue butterfly.
Time: 9 am-1 pm, ages 12 and up are welcome

San Mateo

Mori Point - Spend the morning re-grading the Upper Mori Trail and removing vegetation from overgrown trails at Mori Point, home to the endangered San Francisco Garter Snake and California Red-legged frog.
Time: 9 am-1 pm, ages 12 and up are welcome

Age, Skills, What to Bring:

  • Age requirement varies by project. Read our Youth Policy Guidelines (PDF)for youth under the age of 15.

  • Bring your completed Volunteer Agreement Form (PDF). Volunteers under the age of 18 must have the parent/guardian approval section signed.

  • Wear clothes that can get dirty. Long pants and closed-toe shoes are required. Bring layers for changing weather and rain gear if necessary.

  • Bring a personal water bottle and sunscreen.

  • No experience necessary. Training and tools will be provided. Fulfills community service requirements.

The Golden Gate National Parks Volunteer Program is a cooperative parkwide effort of the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy, the National Park Service, and the Presidio Trust.

Past Event Dates

Sat, 06/01/2019 9:00AM-1:00PM

Contact Information

For questions, contact us at (415) 561-3044 or You can also view the Volunteer FAQ page for more information.

Make a special year-end gift and it will DOUBLE up to $250,000!

More than ever, people are thankful for parks. Now is your chance to give them twice as much gratitude. From now until December 31 your special gift to the Parks Conservancy will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to $250,000!