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The Tourist Club, founded in 1912, is the San Francisco branch of the worldwide Friends of Nature organization based in Vienna, Austria, whose goals are to promote nature appreciation, outdoor activities, conservation, and international friendship and understanding.

The Tourist Club is a private club for the use of its members, however the Tourist Club welcomes guests for our Festivals, held annually in May, July, and September, occasional Guest Days, and other activities and events, which are posted on our calendar.

Lodge facade Lodge decorated for Sommerfest