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Our diverse parks and beaches have something for everyone. Find your next adventure!
Friends supports State Propositions 68 & 69. Find out why!Advocacy
Get your tickets for Libro Castro, a fundraising party and book launch to honor Castro Adobe stewards.Celebrate
Assist with ongoing special projects, including the Wilder Ranch Farm Animal Program.Support
Friends earns Platinum rating from GuideStar!Learn
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!