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The Presidio Parklands project will link an existing park with the San Francisco Bay, with the park covering a major roadway

Presidio Parklands Following an international design competition in 2014, Field Operations were selected to develop a 14-acre ‘tunnel top’ parkland bridging the Presidio with the nearby Crissy Field, the Marsh and the larger bay in San Francisco. The proposed ‘Presidio Point’ will choreograph the best vantage points with dramatic new pathways, overlooks, lawns, gardens and social spaces, creating a ‘shared living room’ for the city.

CORNER: This is a culturally and environmentally intense project. Everybody who lives there is enormously attached to this piece of land. We want to create an environment people have passion for. We are actually trying to design something that is exceptionally restrained, while amplifying the views and vistas and the The competition to design

experience of being in and around the bay

the Parklands was launched by the Presidio Trust

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