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A teenager is plucked from a cliff in an image provided by the CHP.

CHP Helicopter Rescues Teenagers Clinging To Marin County Cliff Above Rodeo Beach

A California Highway Patrol helicopter plucked two teenagers clinging to the side of a San Francisco Bay Area cliff in a dramatic rescue captured on video.

07/29/2014

CHP Helicopter

2 Teens Rescued By Helicopter From Seaside Cliff At Rodeo Beach In Marin County

Two male teens were rescued Friday evening from a 75-foot cliff in the Golden Gate Recreation Area in Marin County by CHP helicopter.

07/26/2014

A view of the former warden's house at Alcatraz Island on March 21, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Alcatraz Reopens To Tourists Following End Of Gov’t Shutdown

Hundreds of tourists stepped foot on Alcatraz Island for the first time in more than two weeks after the federal government reopened national parks closed by the shutdown.

10/17/2013

A Great White Shark swims in Shark Alley near Dyer Island on July 8, 2010 in Gansbaai, South Africa. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Great White Shark Off Stinson Beach Prompts Swimming, Surfing Ban

The Chief of the Stinson Beach Fire Department has confirmed to KCBS that a great white shark was spotted off the beach Monday afternoon, prompting a ban on swimming and surfing for at least the next several days.

08/20/2013

Empty water bottles (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Lawmakers Pushing SF Ban On Plastic Water Bottles At Events, Parks

Environmentalists on Wednesday pushed for curbs on plastic water bottle sales in San Francisco City as well the Golden Gate National Recreation Area.

03/27/2013

Point Bonita lighthouse (U.S. Department of the Interior)

Point Bonita Lighthouse To Reopen Saturday

The Point Bonita Lighthouse, which closed to visitors in 2010 because of a dilapidated pedestrian bridge, will reopen to the public this weekend, a Golden Gate National Recreation Area spokeswoman said Thursday morning.

04/12/2012

A dog walker escorts dogs along the beach at Crissy Field near the Golden Gate Bridge. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Crowd Speaks Out On Dog Leash Restrictions For Golden Gate Rec Area

More than 100 people came out to speak on a federal proposal to restrict parts of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area where dogs can go without a leash.

CBS San Francisco–04/11/2011

A woman walks her dog off-leash at Crissy Field in San Francisco. (CBS)

San Francisco Supervisors To Hold Hearing On Dog Leash Laws

A hearing Monday will assess the possible effects of a federal proposal to restrict the areas of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area where dogs can go without a leash.

CBS San Francisco–04/10/2011

A dog walker escorts dogs along the beach at Crissy Field near the Golden Gate Bridge. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Public To Weigh In On Golden Gate Dog Access Limits

The National Park Service was set to hold the first of four open house meetings Wednesday to allow the public to discuss a proposal to drastically reduce off-leash dog areas in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area.

CBS San Francisco–03/02/2011

Firefighter Graphic

San Francisco Presidio Fire Department Closes Amid Safety Concerns

The Golden Gate National Recreation Area decided some time ago to contract out its fire services. That decision would become reality Wednesday, when the Presidio Fire Department was slated to close.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/09/2010

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