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What's your favorite adventure to take in the Golden Gate National Parks? ‪#‎FindYourPark‬
An itinerary through San Francisco's Golden Gate National Recreation Area: Give this sprawling urban-rural area a week.
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Scientists have discovered the antidote to the stresses of modern life: Nature. ‪#‎FindYourPark‬
When we get closer to nature, be it untouched wilderness or a backyard tree, we do our overstressed brains a favor.
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Besides Marin County--where water levels are at 70 percent--our state’s lakes are at record lows.
There are other bright spots across Northern California for those who love lake-based recreation, even in the offseason. On the eve of what’s forecast to be an El Niño-driven winter, it appears most of California has gone to the bank of chances and is going all-in on the hopes of a big winter of rain and snow to bail it out. When you drive around the lake, you’ll see vast areas of lake bed exposed in some areas where docks and boat ramps are ou...
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A furry family of gray foxes has resurfaced in the Presidio of San Francisco.
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The OG of OB. ‪#‎StraightOutta‬
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The February edition of our monthly email newsletter, Park E-Ventures, is out! Sign up to receive a copy in your inbox every month to stay in the loop on what's happening in the Golden Gate National Parks: http://bit.ly/1Pbmbuh.
Sign up for Park E-Ventures, the Parks Conservancy's monthly e-newsletter, and stay in the loop on all the latest programs, special events, and volunteer opportunities in the parks! Name: First Required. Last Required. *. Email: Required. If you respond and have not already registered, ...
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A small but positive start to coho salmon spawning season in Redwood Creek. ‪#‎WildlifeWednesday‬
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‎GivingTuesday‬, a global day dedicated to giving back, is tomorrow! Your donation will give the opportunity for a child to grow, learn, reflect, play, and feel a sense of wonder in the Golden Gate National Parks. Learn more: http://bit.ly/1XCGQLG. ‪#‎Parks4All‬
After Thanksgiving, we have Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and then… Giving Tuesday! Donate to the Golden Gate National Parks and be a part of this national day of generosity on December 1.
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Revisit ‪#‎AiWeiweiAlcatraz‬--or experience it for the first time--using the magic of 3D. Start exploring now: http://bit.ly/1LjGLdx.
Visitors can now revisit—or view for the first time—@Large: Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz, the once-in-a-lifetime installation of art within the confines of Alcatraz.
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Update: Members of the public have reconstructed the Lands End labyrinth.
Rebuilding the rocky labyrinth at Lands End has become a calling for Colleen Yerge, a San Francisco doula and de facto keeper of a beloved but oft-vandalized piece of public art. Yerge has reconstructed the piece — really a cluster of rocks, arranged in 11 concentric circles atop a wind-bitten escarpment — at least three times since discovering it in 2008. “This is just my art project — it’s my thing,” Yerge, wearing gardening gloves and a hood...
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These old maps show just how much the Bay Area has changed over the decades.
Earlier this year we brought you a sampling of historic maps of San Francisco. We dove back into the archives to find even more of the Bay Area's best...
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Feel the sand between your toes at these Bay Area beaches: http://bit.ly/1GmasTL.
Saying that this is beach weather is probably taking SF’s Indian Summer a bit too far, but we’re actually a big fan of heading to the beach when the weather turns cold and moody. It’s less crowded, equally beautiful, and typically less muddy than other options. Here are some of our favorites:
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Established in 1981, the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy is the nonprofit partner that supports and assists the Golden Gate National Parks in research, interpretation, and conservation programs.
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(415) 561-3000
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Building 201, Fort Mason San Francisco, CA 94123