Presidio Coronavirus Updates
(updated Friday, July 24, 2020)
The Presidio is open to all, including the park's trails and open spaces. This page describes how to use and enjoy the Presidio while following the
safety requirements to protect health and well-being during the coronavirus pandemic. If you have questions, contact us at
Presidio Like a Pro
Many people are looking to their parks as a place to get outside and experience nature during this stressful time. So it’s more important than ever that we recreate safely and give each other space. Here are ten ways to “Presidio like a Pro.”
If You’re Sick, Stay Home
If you’re ill, rest at home.
Stay Six Feet Apart
Give each other six feet of space and avoid traveling in groups.
Share the Space
Stay aware of others, especially when wearing headphones. Choose less busy trails and visit during off-peak times.
Wear a Face Covering
Wearing a face covering is required when outside in San Francisco and when others not in your household are within 30 feet.
Use Alternative Forms of Transportation
Some Presidio parking lots are closed, and select roadways are closed or slowed (see Presidio Slow Streets) – check out our park updates before visiting the park, and bike, walk, or take alternative forms of transportation when possible.
Slow your Roll
When biking or running, keep your speed under control and gently make sure others are aware you’re approaching.
Pack Out Trash
Always carry out your trash.
Watch for Signs + Closures
Follow signs. Avoid closed areas, especially sections of the Bay Area Ridge Trail and Park Trail that are off limits to dogs during coyote pupping season.
Don’t Share Equipment
Don’t share equipment, such as a frisbee or soccer ball, with anyone not in your household. Picnic on the lawn or at the beach, but avoid picnic tables, benches, and grills.
Protect the Park
Leave the park as you found it, and avoid anything that might cause lasting damage, like placing stakes in the lawns.
Presidio Slow Streets
To create more space for everyone to walk, run, and bike while maintaining the required physical distancing, we're hosting
Presidio Slow Streets, a companion to the City's effort.
Learn more and see the map >>
Closed for Now
parking lots are also temporarily closed.
- Stone Street parking
- West Pacific Avenue
- Langdon Court parking
The PresidiGo Shuttle is operating for essential transportation, including travel to and from work, shopping for supplies, accessing health care, and providing aid to family and friends who need assistance.
We're following industry-standard protocols for the protection of our passengers and drivers.
While the shuttle is operating on a reduced schedule, we'll add service as ridership increases. Note, however, that the Around the Park Crissy Field Route has been permanently discontinued due to low ridership and a lack of funding. Please send any questions to email@example.com.
View the schedule and safety protocols >>
Sign up to receive PresidiGo text messages alerts >>
Events + Volunteer Programs
To keep our staff, visitors, and volunteers safe, the Presidio Trust has cancelled events and volunteer programs through the shelter in place period.
View the Presidio Events calendar >>
Ensuring Park Operations
The Presidio Trust is operating to provide for the health, safety and welfare of residents, tenants, and the public, and to ensure essential functions continue.
Accordingly, the park's water, gas, sewer systems, roads, and grounds are safe and functioning, and we're resolving maintenance issues for residents and tenants. United States Park Police, Fire Department, and emergency dispatch are operating.
We're also continuing five public works construction projects: Quartermaster Reach marsh expansion, Presidio Tunnel Tops, Doyle Drive-related projects, Swords to Plowshares Veterans Academy improvements, and Presidio water treatment plant projects. Trust staff and contractors adhere to required safety protocols, including physical distancing, and use protective equipment as needed to protect themselves and others.
Leasing + Property Management
For inquires about
leasing commercial space in the Presidio, contact the Presidio Trust at (415) 561-5335 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Presidio Residences is providng service by phone and email: (415) 561-5454 or
Presidio WorkSpaces is providing service by phone and email: (415) 561-2449 or email@example.com.
The Presidio Trust is following these increased cleaning practices in all buildings and facilities we manage.
- Increasing the frequency of cleaning in areas with high contact points, such as door handles, toilets, elevators, wash basins, refuse bins, poles, and handrails
- Ensuring that refuse bins are covered and cleared daily
- Reinforcing training for our staff on good personal and food hygiene practices
San Francisco Department of Public Health website and the
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website.