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The parks and their programs give us all the chance to experience the outdoors and all that lives there.

Enjoy winter at Santa Cruz-area
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Looking for something to do? Check out our calendar of events here.

Thinking about making an end-of-year donation? Please consider Friends!

What do you love about our parks and beaches? Share on Facebook and Instagram (#thatsmypark).

Upcoming Events

Saturday, December 20th

Drop In Family Craft - Luminaria

Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park

1:00pm - 3:30pm

Saturday, December 20th

Holiday Redwood Loop Walk: The Nutcracker

Big Basin Redwoods State Park


Saturday, December 20th

Coffee Talk and Crafts

Big Basin Redwoods State Park

9:00am to 12:00pm