See below for special event campfires!

August 1-19: Every Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7 pm
Friday, August 25 at 7 pm
Join us in our historic Big Basin Campfire Center for an evening of song and story. Serenade the glittering stars and learn about redwood ecology, creatures of the forest or stories of the park while relaxing in the shadows of the towering trees. Marshmallows (we provide the sticks and marshmallows!) at 7 pm; program begins at 7:30 pm. Wheelchair, stroller accessible. Good dogs welcome. Event is free; parking is $10. Event made possible by Mountain Parks Foundation and California State Parks.

Pop-Up Campfire!
Monday, August 7 at 7pm
Monday, August 14 at 7pm
Bring your camp chair to campsite 73 in Huckleberry campground—we’ll bring the marshmallows, songs and stories! Sit around the campfire, roast marshmallows, sing some songs and hear stories about Big Basin. If possible, please walk to the campfire, as parking is limited to disabled parking. Event is free; parking is $10. Park at Big Basin Park Headquarters. Event made possible by Mountain Parks Foundation and California State Parks.

Nature’s Supermarket Campfire
Thursday, August 10 at 7pm
How would you make dinner if you lived in Big Basin 500 years ago? No supermarkets, no stoves, not even pots and pans…. Join Ranger Alex Tabone at our historic Big Basin Campfire Center to find out how as we take a look at Nature’s Supermarket and make dinner the way it was done by the native Ohlone people 500 years ago! You even get to taste our creation! Event is free; parking is $10. Event made possible by Mountain Parks Foundation and California State Parks.

Big Basin Redwoods SP

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