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Santa Cruz Mission SHP featured in new book.Shop
Find nature- and park-themed gifts in our online ParkStore. All proceeds benefit local parks and beaches.Shop
Updated book about Castro Adobe published! Get your copy today.Learn
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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!