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Our diverse parks and beaches have something for everyone. Find your next adventure!
Food vendors sought for summer 'PopUp Picnics in the Park.' Apply today!Events
Friends has developed free Castro Adobe curriculum for grades 3-4.Resources
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Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks (Friends) is an entrepreneurial nonprofit sustaining the legacy of our state parks and beaches. Through an innovative partnership with California State Parks, and by leveraging local community support, Friends funds educational programs, visitor services and capital projects.I want to help!