SPUR Walking Tour: EcoCenter at Heron’s Head Park

"Now under construction, the EcoCenter at Heron’s Head Park will be the first environmental education facility in southeast San Francisco, and San Francisco’s first 100 percent “off-grid” building. This tour, with Laurie Schoeman from Literacy for Environmental Justice and David Beaupre of the Port of San Francisco, also visits the site of the planned Eco-Industrial Park in the backlands of Piers 90-94."

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10th Annual People’s Earth Day EcoCenter Grand Opening & Sunday Streets

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"Join Bayview Hunters Point to celebrate the 10th Annual People’s Earth Day and the Grand Opening of the EcoCenter at Heron’s Head Park, the first and only environmental justice education center in the Bay Area. The EcoCenter is San Francisco’s first “off-grid” building, modeling solar power and alternative wastewater technologies. Nearly every feature of this […]

This Week in Livable Streets Events

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The BART strike was averted, and what better way to celebrate than with an exciting week of livable streets events. Here’s a taste of what’s in store. Monday: CCSF Bike Repair Class. CCSF is offering a full-semester class involving repair, maintenance, customizing bikes for hilly San Francisco riding, building bike stands and truing stands and […]

Bike Tour of SE Waterfront Green Spaces

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“Join Friends of the Urban Forest and Ellyn Shea on a tour of parks, natural areas and green spaces along the waterfront from Embarcadero to India Basin Shoreline Park, covering 5-6 miles of mainly flat terrain, mostly pavement, some trails. Ride ends at Heron’s Head Park.”

FUF: Bike Tour of the Southeast Waterfront Green Spaces

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From Friends of the Urban Forest: Friends of the Urban Forest invites you on a free 2-hour bicycle tour of the parks, natural areas and green spaces along San Francisco’s eastern waterfront. We’ll cover 5 or 6 miles of mostly flat, paved terrain, but we’ll also ride on a few trails. Tour leader Ellyn Shea […]

Shaping SF Bike Tour: Ecological History (south)

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From Shaping SF: This trip through San Francisco’s lost sand dunes, ponds, creeks and coastline will focus on the city from the center southward, covering the Mission before heading all the way to Candlestick Point and then making our way northward along the bayshore. Candlestick Point State Recreation Area, Heron’s Head Park, The Farm, community […]