The YMCA has been a leader in health and fitness for over 125 years. Join us here at the Point Bonita YMCA for free 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, 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

National Day of Unplugging Hike
Sat, March 10, 2018 9 AM–11 AM

Join Point Bonita Naturalists for a 2 hour Beach Hike, where we will pledge to leave our phones behind, to enjoy the beauty of the Marin Headlands. This unplugged hike is in celebration of the National Day of Unplugging which encourages people to put away their digital devices to pause and reflect on their use of technology to better achieve a healthy balance and reconnect with themselves, friends, family and the community.


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Healthy Parks Healthy People Events

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 provide free programs and events on the first Saturday of most months.  All ages are welcome and we encourage you to bring your family and friends!

Check in and same day registration starts at 10AM and events run from 10:30AM-12PM.

Headlands Treasure Hunt: Saturday, March 3, 2018

Find clues and explore fun! Say goodbye to Google Maps & experience the Marin Headlands as explorers of the past! Find your way to fun clues and challenges as you explore Point Bonita. 


Wild & Wonderful - Point Bonita Wildflower Walk: Saturday, April 7, 2018

Bring your family for an exploration of spring! We will be looking for what is blooming, but we will also discuss other plants, birds, insects and whatever else may catch our eyes. Join us for our free event with a YMCA naturalist as we explore the wildflowers in the Marin Headlands.


Headlands Animal Adventure: Saturday, May 5, 2018

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 enjoy a beautiful spring day in the Marin Headlands.


Headlands History Hike: Saturday, June 2, 2018

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.