2018 holiday gift guide

Perfect presents inspired by the Golden Gate National Parks

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Our 2018 holiday gift guide: Perfect presents inspired by the Golden Gate National Parks

Need some inspiration for your holiday shopping this year?

We’ve got you covered.

In this year’s Holiday Gift Guide, we’ve hand-picked a list of park-inspired presents sure to delight everyone on your list, from playful tots and trendy teens, to nature-lovers and history buffs.

The best part?

When you purchase products from our online store or one of our eight park visitor centers, you’re helping fund educational programming and preservation work in your national parks—100 percent of proceeds from your purchase go back to the Golden Gate National Parks.

Now that’s a gift you can feel good about!

Check out our top picks for 2018 below.
 

FOR THE NATURE LOVER

Ocean Beach poster print
Ocean Beach Michael Schwab print

Give the gift of beauty with this elegant Ocean Beach Poster Print, the newest addition to our Golden Gate National Parks Art Collection. Designed, developed, and printed in Northern California, it’s a wonderful gift for nature-lovers who enjoy shopping local. Artwork by renowned San Francisco Bay Area artist Michael Schwab.

Framed poster, 22 x 28.5 inch: $155.00
https://store.parksconservancy.org/product-p/p-ocbf.htm

Unframed poster, 22 x 28.5 inch: $30.00
https://store.parksconservancy.org/product-p/p-ocbe.htm
 


FOR YOUR FAVORITE LITTLE SPROUT

San Francisco, Alcatraz, and Redwood Forest Pop Out and Play Sets
Pop-Out and Play sets featuring a redwood forest and San Francisco landmarks.

Designed to stimulate curiosity and encourage creative play, these brightly colored Pop Out and Play Sets are sure to be a big hit with the kids in your life (and with parents and guardians too!). Gift them as stocking stuffers as a fun alternative to sugary holiday treats.

$9.95 each
https://store.parksconservancy.org/product-p/c-ppsf.htm
https://store.parksconservancy.org/product-p/c-ppaz.htm
https://store.parksconservancy.org/product-p/c-pprw.htm
 

FOR THE JETSETTER

Golden Gate Bridge Watch
Golden Gate Bridge watch.

Adventure is calling, don’t be late! This Golden Gate Bridge Watch is a great gift for travel-lovers with a fashionable bent. Featuring a genuine leather strap, blue-and-yellow clock face with gold accents, and a soaring plane second hand, it’s classic wristwatch style with a fresh twist. Packaged in gift tin.

$45.00
https://store.parksconservancy.org/product-p/a-wjgo.htm
 

FOR THE ONE WHO MAKES WORK FUN

Golden Gate Bridge Tape Dispenser
Golden Gate Bridge tape dispenser.

Looking for the perfect gift to delight your favorite co-worker? Look no further. This Golden Gate Bridge Tape Dispenser is sure to bring a smile to her face on even the dreariest of Mondays.

$19.95
https://store.parksconservancy.org/product-p/s-bhd.htm
 

FOR THE DESIGN ENTHUSIAST

Golden Gate Bridge Bookend Set
Golden Gate Bridge bookends.

Turn any bookshelf into a work of art with these contemporary Golden Gate Bookends. Inspired by the soaring Art Deco towers of the Golden Gate Bridge, they’re a great present for any design-lover with a taste for architecture or modern art. Sold as set of two bookends.

$28.95
https://store.parksconservancy.org/product-p/s-bjl.htm
 

FOR THE SAN FRANCISCO FAN

Golden Gate Bridge Fog Globe
Golden Gate Bridge fog globe.

Let it fog! This Golden Gate Bridge Fog Globe is an affectionate tribute to San Francisco’s beloved and ever-changing fog. Featuring a hand-painted model of the bridge, silver glitter fog, and packaged in a gift box, it’s a great present for friends and family who love the City by the Bay.

$28.95
https://store.parksconservancy.org/product-p/o-sgbr.htm
 

FOR THE BUDDING NATURALIST

Redwood Forest Journal
Redwood forest journal.

Are there any future John Muirs or Rachel Carsons in your family? Encourage their love of nature with a Redwood Forest Journal. With a charmingly illustrated cover and college-rule lined interior, it’s an ideal field journal or notebook for young explorers.

$12.95
https://store.parksconservancy.org/product-p/s-jwf.htm
 

FOR THE GAME NIGHT LOVER
(who doesn’t mind a slight of hand)

San Francisco Fog City Playing Cards
San Francisco 'Fog City' see-through playing cards.

Now you see it, now you don’t! These see-through playing cards are inspired by San Francisco’s famous fog. Hold the cards in your hand, and you’ll see San Francisco’s landmarks silhouetted against sunny blue skies. Hold the cards up to the light, and watch the landmarks disappear in layers of wavy fog.

$7.95
https://store.parksconservancy.org/product-p/a-ycsf.htm
 

FOR THE LIFESTYLE TRENDSETTER

San Francisco Skyline Wooden Tray
San Francisco skyline tray.

Life hacking never looked so good! As cute as it is useful, this colorful San Francisco Skyline Wooden Tray makes small apartment, city living a breeze. Use it to serve holiday cookies, organize desk supplies, or corral cosmetics—the possibilities are endless! Made from environmentally friendly birch wood.

$19.95
https://store.parksconservancy.org/product-p/s-tysk.htm
 

FOR MINI-EXPLORERS

Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, and Redwood Forest Mini Puzzles
Mini puzzles featuring San Francisco landmarks, Alcatraz, and a redwood forest.

Do adventures set your tiny tot’s eyes all a-glow? If so, check out these adorable Mini Puzzles. Each 100-piece puzzle is colorfully illustrated with bustling nature scenes, and full of fun things to explore. 
 

 

$9.95 each
https://store.parksconservancy.org/Mini-Puzzle-Golden-Gate-Bridge-p/c-mpgb.htm
https://store.parksconservancy.org/Mini-Puzzle-Alcatraz-Island-p/c-mpaz.htm
https://store.parksconservancy.org/Mini-Puzzle-Redwood-Forest-p/c-mprf.htm
 

 


FOR THE GRACIOUS DINNER PARTY HOST

Golden Gate Bridge Plate
Serving plate featuring a vintage image of San Francisco.

This striking plate features a vintage view of the Golden Gate Bridge at sunset. Made from porcelain, encircled with a delicate gold border, and packaged in an attractive gift box, it’s a thoughtful way to say thank you and happy holidays to your favorite host.
 

$14.98
https://store.parksconservancy.org/product-p/s-pgb.htm
 


FOR THE PARK LOVER

Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy Membership
Rangers lead a youth program at Fort Point in San Francisco in 2017.

Have a friend who prefers parks to presents? Give them the gift of a Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy Membership. Members receive 15 percent off all purchases made in our park stores, access to member-only park events like hikes and guided history tours, reciprocal benefits at other national park bookstores across the country, and more. Learn about our membership program at parksconservancy.org/get-involved/donate/membership/membership-benefits.html.

Need more inspiration?

Check out our complete collection of park-inspired products online at store.parksconservancy.org or visit one of our eight park stores. Store hours and locations available at store.parksconservancy.org/Retail-Locations-s/1866.htm.

Thank you for shopping local and supporting non-profits this holiday season! All proceeds from your purchase support the park.

Make a Special Year-End Gift and It Will DOUBLE Up to $175,000!

Make a special year-end donation to the parks today to help us restore native plants, protect endangered species, and introduce kids to the wonders of nature.