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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. 

Trails Forever
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Take a hike

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Activity packs and other online resources

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Volunteering and Internships

Active Events

Events that have not been canceled or postponed

A Golden Gate National Recreation Area Park Ranger leads a discussion at Presidio Tunnel Tops Campfire Circle.
Events
Mon, Jun 17 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.​​
Stewardship work at Tennessee Valley.
Volunteer
Tue, Jun 18 10:00am-2:00pm
Tennessee Valley Parking Lot
Get your hands dirty while restoring and protecting Tennessee Valley's native plant communities.
A Golden Gate National Recreation Area Park Ranger leads a discussion at Presidio Tunnel Tops Campfire Circle.
Events
Tue, Jun 18 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.​​
Volunteer at work in Lands End
Volunteer
Wed, Jun 19 9:00am-12:00pm
Become a Habitat Steward and help restore unique San Francisco coastal habitat.
A group collects seed in a grassland. A volunteer holds a tray of seeds.
Volunteer
Wed, Jun 19 1:00pm-4:00pm
Learn to grow and care for native plants while helping to preserve and restore your national park.

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