Alcatraz Opening Up For Recreational Use Next WeekThe National Park Service said Thursday that it intends to resume recreational access to Alcatraz Island following new guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Gov't Shutdown Brings Reduced Services to Golden Gate National Recreation AreaDuring the partial shutdown of the federal government most physical spaces that make up the Golden Gate National Recreation Area will remain open, though services will be substantially curtailed.
Suspect Sought In Suspicious Building Fire At GGNRA On Halloween NightA National Park Service ranger saw a male fleeing a historic rifle range building at Fort Cronkhite that was broken into and destroyed by fire Wednesday night.
National Park Service Drops Effort To Restrict Dog Walking In GGNRAThe National Park Service on Thursday said it is dropping a more than decade-long fight to impose new restrictions on dogs in the Golden Gate National Recreational Area.
GGNRA Tops List Of Most Visited National Park SitesThe Golden Gate National Recreation Area was the most visited national park in 2016 during a record year of park visits nationwide, the National Park Service said Monday.
New GGNRA Dog Restrictions Expected In 2017Dog lovers who like to take their pets to the Golden Gate National Recreation Area will likely see major restrictions on where they can walk them on leash.
Marin Headlands Tunnel To Close For 4-Month RenovationThe tunnel will be closed to all users for 24 hours, seven days a week through early May.
San Francisco's National Park Named 'Federal Green Energy Champion'Congratulations are in order for the Golden Gate National Recreation Area.
SF Presidio's History On Display In Golden Gate National Recreation Area MuseumHistory buffs got a chance to check out some of the National Park Services objects that are normally kept in storage at the Presidio’s archives and museum facility.
Dog Owners File Suit Over Golden Gate National Recreation Area Leash RestrictionsDog owners fighting proposed limits on dog walking in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area have filed a federal lawsuit in San Francisco against the National Park Service seeking to force the agency to release data on dog walking and its impacts in the park.
San Francisco Supervisors Voice Opposition To GGNRA Dog RulesA group of San Francisco supervisors Tuesday announced their opposition to proposed regulations that would sharply reduce the areas within the Golden Gate National Recreation Area where residents can walk their dogs.
Park Officials Remove Trash Cans From Ocean Beach To Promote Cleaner ParkPark Service officials are trying a counter-intuitive method to reduce trash along Ocean Beach, by removing most of the trash cans.
San Francisco Doctors Write Prescriptions For 'Park Time' Rather Than PillsFeeling blue? Take a walk in the park. Got a chronic illness? Again, take a walk in the park. Overweight? You guessed it -- take a walk in the park.
40,000 Sign Petition To Stop Law Forcing Dogs To Be On Leashes In Bay Area ParksA San Francisco apartment dweller’s petition against a National Park Service plan to put further limitations on unleashed dogs in parks is gaining steam.
Pet Owners Protest Plan That Could Prohibit Off-Leash Dogs In Parts Of Golden Gate National Recreational AreaDozens of dogs and their owners gathered outside the National Park Service offices in San Francisco’s Financial District Wednesday afternoon to protest the Golden Gate National Recreation Area’s new general management plan, which they say could prohibit off-leash dogs in the few remaining parts of the park where they are allowed.