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Upcoming Events at All Parks in April, 2015

Silver Strand SB - Junior Rangers

3:30pm-4:30pm Kids age 7 to 12 are invited to these outdoor activities which include walks, presentations, games, investigations, art, and more! Kids can earn the Junior Ranger badge and other awa ...

Annual Garden Planting and Wool Day!

A Special Event! Garden Planting and Wool Day Saturday, April 25 from 11 am to 3 pm Celebrate Spring and help us plant the organic heirloom vegetable garden at Wilder Ranch State Park. The garden ...

Tijuana Estuary - Nature Walk

Every 2nd and 4th Saturday 11:00am to 12:00pm. The Tijuana Estuary protects a variety of plant communities and wildlife. Come and discover the richness that unfolds around the Visitor Center, be i ...

Earth Day - Glean and Clean

Join your community in citrus tree planting, grove gleaning and clean up along with other earth friendly activities! Free parking for Volunteers. Registration starts at 8 am at the Visitor Center.

Pacheco SP - Wildflower Hikes

Saturdays and Sundays in April, 10:00 a.m. - noon Join a State Park Guide to view this year's wildflower display overlooking San Luis Reservoir. This hike is about 2 miles long and is classed as m ...

Spring Wildflower Hikes

Every Saturday in April at 9 a.m. for 4 to 7 hours Retired Pacheco State Park Ranger David Milam will be guiding longer hikes which will be moderately strenuous to strenuous. Participants must ...

Donkey Days - Fort Humboldt SHP

Bringing History to Life! Daily life of a soldier, Black powder demonstrations, Wiyot dance demonstrations, Historic Games, Music! Hot Dogs! Steam train rides, logging competition, Hit-and-mi ...

Guided Adobe Tour

Thursday, April 2 at 1 pm Saturday April 25 at 1 pm Join us for a guided tour of the oldest building in Santa Cruz. Come learn about the many families who have called this 180 year old mission adobe t ...

Old-Growth Redwood Walks

Every Saturday in April at 1 pm Meet at the Visitor Center via the Park’s main entrance off Hwy 9 in Felton. Experience a guided forest adventure on a docent-led walk through the magnificent old-gr ...

Wilder Ranch Coast Nature Walks

Saturday, April 4 at 11 am Saturday, April 18 at 11 am Saturday, April 25 at 11 am On these 2 hour natural history excursions you will explore the plants, animals, and geology of the spectacular co ...

Donkey Days - Fort Humboldt SHP

Bringing History to Life! Daily life of a soldier, Black powder demonstrations, Wiyot dance demonstrations, Historic Games, Music! Hot Dogs! Steam train rides, logging competition, Hit-and-mi ...

Pacheco SP - Wildflower Hikes

Saturdays and Sundays in April, 10:00 a.m. - noon Join a State Park Guide to view this year's wildflower display overlooking San Luis Reservoir. This hike is about 2 miles long and is classed as m ...

Silver Strand SB - Nature Walk

1:30pm-2:30pm During this 1-hour walking tour, we'll look for animals and plants in various habitats of the state beach. We'll use binoculars and hand lenses to aid in our discovery. This activity ...

Discover Big Basin Redwoods!

Saturday, April 4 at 12 pm Sunday, April 5 at 12 pm Saturday, April 11 at 12 pm Sunday, April 12 at 12 pm Sunday, April 26 at 12 pm Explore some of the park’s less travelled backcountry with docent ...