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Thanks to YOU we are leaving the Golden Gate National Parks better than we found them: Improving trails, building overlooks, and growing plants. And we're engaging the next generation of park stewards through richly rewarding opportunities for young people of all ages. Scroll down to see our wide variety of programs. 

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Screenshot of redwoods along the Lonely Trail in Phleger Estate.
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Volunteering on Mt. Tam.
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Volunteering and Internships

Active Events

Events that have not been canceled or postponed

Hiking and observing nature at Rancho.
Events
Fri, Apr 19 3:00pm-5:00pm
French Trail Trailhead
Share your input with us for planning at Rancho Corral de Tierra!
A Golden Gate National Recreation Area Park Ranger leads a discussion at Presidio Tunnel Tops Campfire Circle.
Events
Fri, Apr 19 4:00pm-4:30pm
Presidio Tunnel Tops
Join National Park Service rangers for free campfire talks at Presidio Tunnel Tops every Friday to Monday at 4 pm through Labor Day.​​
Barred owl in Muir Woods National Monument
Events
Fri, Apr 19 6:30pm-8:30pm
Muir Woods Visitor Center
The night tour is a 2-mile round-trip ranger-led walk in Muir Woods National Monument using the Redwood Creek and Hillside trails.
Volunteer at the Presidio
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Sat, Apr 20 9:00am-12:00pm
Presidio Transit Center
Help restore natural areas and create important wildlife corridors in the Presidio of San Francisco.
Volunteers at Fort Mason
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Sat, Apr 20 9:00am-12:00pm
Fort Mason Flagpole
Help with vegetation management and site improvements at throughout this historic Fort Mason site.

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