Beaches

Sunset at Fort Funston
Article
From expansive beaches that seem to stretch on forever to tiny pocket beaches nestled into coastal bluffs, the sandy shores of the GGGNRA have something for every beach lover. With summer days around the corner, we wanted to share highlights from some of the most unique park beaches.
Headlands
Parks
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Golden Gate Bridge at sunset from Fort Baker
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Volunteers at Coast Cleanup Day
Events
Ocean Beach, Stairwell 17
Help keep Ocean Beach and our San Francisco coastline beautiful, clean, and safe for all.
Events
Fort Mason Flagpole
Help with vegetation management and site improvements at Sutro Heights and along the San Francisco shoreline.
Volunteers at Coast Cleanup Day
Events
Ocean Beach, Stairwell 17
Help keep Ocean Beach and our San Francisco coastline beautiful, clean, and safe for all.
Volunteers at Coast Cleanup Day
Events
Ocean Beach, Stairwell 17
Help keep Ocean Beach and our San Francisco coastline beautiful, clean, and safe for all.
Stairs down to Black Sands Beach
Gateways Article
Here’s an insider’s guide to some of our favorite hidden gems of the GGNRA. From secret beaches to undiscovered redwood groves, these spots provide a chance to get into nature and steer clear of the crowds.
Adult shows trash to curious boy on his dad's shoulders on Ocean Beach in San Francisco.
Events
What do we love more than our local beaches? Healthy beaches.
Box steps challenge hikers along the Batteries to Bluffs Trail
Gateways Article
Welcome to our new Hit the Trail feature! We’ll go in-depth on one of our park sites and get you ready to explore. First up: The western edge of the Presidio.