Fort Funston Beach, San Francisco

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We are looking for Site Captains at Fort Funston to lead beach cleanups.

if you would like to help cleanup this beach on a more regular basis please contact us today! We would love for you to join our team.

About Ft. Funston Beach:
Fort Funston is part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. The 200 ft high bluffs on the most western edge of San Francisco is one of the premier dog friendly beaches in the bay area and one of the premier hang-gliding spots in the country. Networking trails and the beach make it ideal for hiking. Learn more about Fort Funston on the National Park website.

About the Cleanup:
Time: Fort Funston cleanups will occur intermittently depending on our volunteers’ schedule. 
Where to Meet: At the end of the main parking – by the observation deck and stairs to the beach.
Parking: Parking is free. There is a large lot connected to the trails and the beach off of Skyline Blvd.
Cleanup Areas: Volunteers usually clean up the beach, trails, and parking area.
Supplies: Volunteers are encouraged to bring their own buckets and reusable gloves. Because we are never sure of the weather, make sure to bring extra layers, a hat, sunblock, water and snacks.
Litter: Expect to pick up small and large pieces of litter. Gloves and bags will be provided.
Restrooms: The only restrooms are port-a-potties next to the main parking lot.

Special Regulations:
Dogs: Dogs are currently allowed on the beach and trails.

Be sure to read through the Cleanup Guidelines before attending a cleanup.
More questions? Read our Beach Cleanup FAQs.

Would You Like to Join Us for Earth Day 2016? To make sure we bring the right amount of supplies, to be more efficient and conserve paper, please complete our online form. It will only take you a few seconds. Sign up here!

Make a Contribution to the Cleanup:

Ft. Funston Beach Cleanup Location Map: