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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.

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Upcoming Events

Sunday, October 11th

Welcome Back Monarchs Day!

Natural Bridges State Beach

11:00am to 4:00pm

Sunday, October 11th

Wilder Ranch Living History Demonstrations and Ranch Tours

Wilder Ranch State Park

Weekends from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. tours of the ranch houses at 1 p.m.

Sunday, October 11th

Discover Big Basin Redwoods

Big Basin Redwoods State Park