The YMCA has been a leader in health and fitness for over 125 years. Join us here at the Point Bonita YMCA for community events! There are great chances to get involved, volunteer, and take advantage of the beautiful Marin Headlands. These events range from free hiking tours, Healthy Parks Healthy People events, family camping weekends, to volunteer days, always with the goal to build strong kids, strong families, and strong communities by enriching the lives of all people in spirit, mind, and body.

Community Events

Headlands Art Hike, Healthy Parks Healthy People Event, Saturday, August 4, 2018

Join us as we participate in the global movement of Healthy Parks Healthy People to inspire healthy and active fun while taking care of our parks! In an effort to improve the health and wellness of all Bay Area residents, put your creative cap on for a Marin Headlands adventure in art! Look at the work of Andy Goldsworthy for inspiration and then create your own ephemeral nature art. We’ll gather objects around the Headlands and the beach to create sculptures.

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Coastal Clean-Up Day, Healthy Parks Healthy People Event, Saturday, September 15, 2018

Join us as we participate in the global movement of Healthy Parks Healthy People to inspire healthy and active fun while taking care of our parks! In an effort to improve the health and wellness of all Bay Area residents, join Point Bonita YMCA as we care for our coast from 9AM – 12PM (registration starts at 8:30AM). Naturalists will guide you to South Rodeo Beach to show your appreciation of California’s fabulous coast. Clean-up the coast and have fun! FREE BBQ at the Bay Model in Sausalito!

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Headlands Treasure Hunt, Healthy Parks Healthy People Event, Saturday, October 6, 2018

Join us as we participate in the global movement of Healthy Parks Healthy People to inspire healthy and active fun while taking care of our parks! In an effort to improve the health and wellness of all Bay Area residents, find clues and explore fun! Say goodbye to Google Maps and experience the Marin Headlands as explorers of the past. Find your way to fun clues and challenges as you explore.

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SOLD OUT - Family Camp Weekend, October 26-28, 2018

Each weekend will offer activities for families to do together, kid-specific activities while parents get some time to themselves, opportunities for families to form community with each other, and service projects to give back to and preserve our parks. We will provide all meals and accommodations. At this time, families will sleep in our historic dorm rooms. This is a partnership program between the YMCA of San Francisco and the National Park Service. 

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Fall Yoga Hike, Healthy Parks Healthy People Event, Saturday, November 3, 2018

Join us as we participate in the global movement of Healthy Parks Healthy People to inspire healthy and active fun while taking care of our parks! In an effort to improve the health and wellness of all Bay Area residents, we’ll perform simple stretches done in pairs. Learn to expand any relationship in a fun and creative way by connection through breath, play and touch. Enjoy this FREE yoga workshop as a sample of the yoga classes Point Bonita YMCA provides. Sign up with a partner or meet someone new!

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A FEW SPOTS LEFT - Family Camp Weekend, November 9-11, 2018

Each weekend will offer activities for families to do together, kid-specific activities while parents get some time to themselves, opportunities for families to form community with each other, and service projects to give back to and preserve our parks. We will provide all meals and accommodations. At this time, families will sleep in our historic dorm rooms. This is a partnership program between the YMCA of San Francisco and the National Park Service. 

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Partner Yoga, Healthy Parks Healthy People Event, Saturday, February 2, 2019

Join us as we participate in the global movement of Healthy Parks Healthy People to inspire healthy and active fun while taking care of our parks! In an effort to improve the health and wellness of all Bay Area residents, we’ll perform simple stretches done in pairs. Learn to expand any relationship in a fun and creative way by connection through breath, play and touch. Enjoy this FREE yoga workshop as a sample of the yoga classes Point Bonita YMCA provides. Sign up with a partner or meet someone new!

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Headlands Animal Adventure, Healthy Parks Healthy People Event, Saturday, March 2, 2019

Join us as we participate in the global movement of Healthy Parks Healthy People to inspire healthy and active fun while taking care of our parks! The Marin Headlands is home to numerous animal species! We will be on the lookout for evidence of animals, from tracks and skat to fawns and whales. Come to enjoy a beautiful spring day in the Marin Headlands. 

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Headlands History Hike, Healthy Parks Healthy People Event, Saturday, March 2, 2019

Join us as we participate in the global movement of Healthy Parks Healthy People to inspire healthy and active fun while taking care of our parks! In an effort to improve the health and wellness of all Bay Area residents, explore the natural and cultural history of the Marin Headlands on an engaging naturalist-led hike! Learn about the plants, animals, minerals, and people that have inhabited this national park.

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Wildflower Walk, Healthy Parks Healthy People Event, Saturday, March 2, 2019

Join us as we participate in the global movement of Healthy Parks Healthy People to inspire healthy and active fun while taking care of our parks! In an effort to improve the health and wellness of all Bay Area residents, bring your family for an exploration of spring with a YMCA naturalist to explore the wildflowers of the Headlands! We’ll look for what’s blooming and will discuss other plants, birds, insects and whatever else may catch our eyes.

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