What Do You Want to Do?
Our diverse parks and beaches have something for everyone. Find your next adventure!
State Parks events like guided hikes and Junior Rangers are back - preregistration is required. Sign up today!VISIT
Support Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks by becoming a member today.DONATE
Beach wheelchairs are available for use at eight state beaches in Santa Cruz County. Reserve one for free!ACCESS
State Parks is working on projects to support monarch habitat at Natural Bridges and Lighthouse Field.LEARN
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!