Make new Friends

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


Enjoy fall at Santa Cruz-area
State Parks and Beaches

34645Looking for something to do? Check out our calendar of events here.

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

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Upcoming Events

Thursday, November 26th

The Road Less Traveled—A Dog-Friendly Walk

Big Basin Redwoods State Park

9:30 a.m.

Friday, November 27th

Meteor Trail Hike

Big Basin Redwoods State Park

10:30 a.m.

Friday, November 27th

Guided Adobe Tour

Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park

1 p.m.