What Do You Want to Do?
Our diverse parks and beaches have something for everyone. Find your next adventure!
Beach wheelchairs are available for use at eight state beaches in Santa Cruz County. Reserve one for free!ACCESS
Registration for Kids2Parks, an innovative park-equity program offering State Parks field trips to Title 1 schools, is open now through April 30. Apply now!VISIT
State Parks campgrounds have reopened for reservations and walk-up camping. Plan your visit!CAMP
Support wildfire recovery in Big Basin, Butano, Fall Creek and Año Nuevo state parks.SUPPORT
Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks (Friends) is a vital partner with California State Parks, creatively working to ensure our cherished local parks and beaches are thriving and available to all. Friends’ innovative and collaborative community partnership provides support and investment for education, equity and inclusion, conservation, facilities improvements, historic preservation and cultural events.I want to help!