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Seacliff State Beach Visitor Center
Located on State Park Drive, 5 miles south of Santa Cruz off Highway One

Step Back in Time – Explore Seacliff’s History
Sundays, July 13 and 27 at 11:30 am
Sundays, August 10 and 24 at 11:30 am
Join docent Pete Wang, a local history enthusiast in pursuit of Seacliff’s colorful past.  How did Don Raphael Castro and Claus Spreckels help develop the area of Aptos?  Hear about the boom and bust of Seacliff Park and the story of “madman” Paul Woodside.   What's the fascinating history behind the cement boat, Palo Alto?  Join us for a one-hour guided tour through Seacliff’s amazing past. Meet on the deck of the Seacliff State Beach Visitor Center at 11:30 am.

Call and ask about Junior Ranger Programs--special 1 hour activity for children:
(831) 685-6444.

Events made possible by California State Park Docents, California State Parks and Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks.  Visit us on the web at or