Gardening

Volunteers Working in Black Point Historic Gardens
Events
Thu, Sep 23 2:00pm-5:45pm
Thu, Sep 30 2:00pm-5:45pm
Thu, Oct 07 2:00pm-5:45pm
Thu, Oct 14 2:00pm-5:45pm
Thu, Oct 21 2:00pm-5:45pm
Thu, Oct 28 2:00pm-5:45pm
Thu, Nov 04 2:00pm-5:45pm
Thu, Nov 11 2:00pm-5:45pm
Thu, Nov 18 2:00pm-5:45pm
Thu, Dec 02 2:00pm-5:45pm
Thu, Dec 09 2:00pm-5:45pm
Thu, Dec 16 2:00pm-5:45pm
Thu, Dec 23 2:00pm-5:45pm
Thu, Dec 30 2:00pm-5:45pm
Black Point Meeting Location
Help us restore the long-neglected gardens of East Black Point, a spectacular park site tucked away above the bustling San Francisco waterfront.
Volunteers Working in Black Point Historic Gardens
Events
Black Point Meeting Location
Help us restore the long-neglected gardens of East Black Point, a spectacular park site tucked away above the bustling San Francisco waterfront.
Volunteers Working in Black Point Historic Gardens
Events
Black Point Meeting Location
Help us restore the long-neglected gardens of East Black Point, a spectacular park site tucked away above the bustling San Francisco waterfront.
Parks Conservancy staff working to restore the Black Point Historical Garden at Fort Mason.
Our Work
Ongoing
Black Point Historic Gardens is the San Francisco Bay Area’s newest national park site, a one-acre hillside that connects San Francisco’s Aquatic Park to the Golden Gate National Recreation Area (GGNRA) at Fort Mason.
KQED

The Rock's is full of unexpected finds, among them is a rare and tenacious rose. And this rose has a remarkable story.

Visitors enjoy Alcatraz Island.
Article
In this article, we’ll get you set up with some tips to explore Alcatraz like a seasoned park ranger. Visit for those views, for the lush gardens, and the history that ties into present-day social justice movements. Here are some of our insider tips.
Colorful wildflowers in front of a disused federal penitentiary building on Alcatraz Island.
Article
For two months this year following the shelter-in-place order, the five gardens at Alcatraz grew wild and untended until Shelagh Fritz, the Senior Program Manager on the island, was able to return. The history of the Alcatraz Gardens is one of careful planning, wild growth, and dedicated work.
Volunteer on Alcatraz Island
Events
Alcatraz Gardens
Help restore and maintain gardens once tended by the island’s military and penitentiary residents—add life, color, and vibrancy to the Rock.
Volunteers Working in Black Point Historic Gardens
Events
Black Point Meeting Location
Help us restore the long-neglected gardens of East Black Point, a spectacular park site tucked away above the bustling San Francisco waterfront.
Volunteers Working in Black Point Historic Gardens
Events
Black Point Meeting Location
Help us restore the long-neglected gardens of East Black Point, a spectacular park site tucked away above the bustling San Francisco waterfront.