What Do You Want to Do?
Our diverse parks and beaches have something for everyone. Find your next adventure!
Find unique, park-themed gifts in our online ParkStore.Shop
Registration for the Guided Backpacking Program opens Feb. 1.Visit
Support parks! Join Friends of State Parks today.Donate
Friends has developed free curriculum for grades 3-4 about the Castro Adobe.Resources
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!