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Upcoming Events at All Parks in June, 2018

Nature Walk: Birding Bingo

June 17 th & 26 th 4:00PM (6/17) or 6:00PM (6/26) Nature Walk: Birding Bingo. Meet at the Campfire Center in our day use area for a fun learning experience. Brush up your knowledge and tak ...

Campfire: Bats!

June 17 th & 25 th 8:30PM Campfire: Bats! Use a flashlight or echolocate your way to the Campfire Center in our day use area and meet Grover’s winged mammals. All ages welcome.

Ranch Tours

Saturdays and Sundays at 1pm Discover what life was like a century ago on this innovative dairy ranch. This hour-long tour includes the 1897 Victorian home, 1859 Gothic Revival farmhouse, 1896 water- ...

Sempervirens Falls Loop Hike

Sunday, June 17 at 10am This is a cool hike for a hot day. Stroll beneath the forest canopy as we hike to Sempervirens Falls. Docent Steven Stolper guides us along the flat trail as we enjoy the r ...

Little Rangers

Big Basin Nature Club Saturday, June 2 at 4:30pm Sunday, June 3 at 10am Saturday, June 9 through Satuday, June 30: EVERY Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 4:30 pm (except no program Tue ...

Twilight Adaptation Adventure

Sunday, June 17 at 7:30pm Sunday, June 24 at 7:30pm Twilight marks the end of day and the beginning of night. Animals who come out at night have special adaptations to survive. Come test your noct ...

Junior Rangers

Saturday, June 2 at 3pm Sunday, June 3 at 11am Saturday, June 9 through Saturday, June 30: EVERY Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 3 pm (except no program Tuesday, June 19) Discover ...

Silver Strand SB – Nature Walk

Time: 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 a ...

Supercars by the Sea

Supercars by the Sea is a meet up of car enthusiasts that takes place in Lot 3 and 4 just north of our Brookhurst entrance. Event begins in the early morning and welcomes spectators! For more informa ...

Gold Panning

Seek your fortune the old-fashioned way at the Gold Panning troughs located by the Visitor Center at Bridgeport. This is a free-flowing docent-led program, from Noon-2:00 PM. One dollar donations ...

Bird Walk

Every 1st, 3rd, & 5th Sunday 3:00pm Take a leisurely stroll down the McCoy Trail to view and learn about some of the 370 species of birds that live or stop by this Reserve on their year ...

Historic District Tour

Take a walk through the renovated 12-acre Historic District at Crystal Cove State Park. Former life-long resident Laura Davick will share stories about the colorful past of the Cove including the his ...

Guided Walk on Sequoia Audubon Trail

Sunday, June 3 at 10am Sunday, June 17 at 1pm Join us for a one-mile stroll along the California Coast into the Pescadero Marsh, a popular bird watching location. Meet at the Pescadero State Beac ...

Guided Walk: Sequoia Audubon Trail

Sunday, June 3 at 10am Sunday, June 17 at 1pm Join us for a one-mile stroll along the California Coast into the Pescadero Marsh, a popular bird watching location. Meet at the Pescadero State Beac ...

Castle Rock Loop Hike

Saturdays and Sundays in June at 11am On this 1-mile, 1-hour loop we will discuss the various park ecosystems, Ohlone history, Black Oak ecology, wildfire and more. Please bring water, closed toe ...

Redwood Grove Loop Walk

Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and 2pm Friday, June 29 at 11am and 2pm How do these grand redwoods grow to be so old? So tall? How are they important to humans? Join us for this fun and informativ ...

Tidepool Tours

Sunday, June 3 at 11am Saturday, June 9 at 11:30am Sunday, June 10 at 11:30am Sunday, June 17 at 11am Saturday, June 19 at 11:30am Explore our spectacular tidepools on this 1.5 hour guided tour. M ...

Flower Hike

Where: Paso Picacho Day Use When: 8:00 a.m. (4 hours) Hike with Interpreters and learn more about wildflowers currently in bloom! Hikes range from 3-8 miles but are slow and steady so all can ...

Patio Talk

Where: Park Visitor Center When: 2:00 p.m. (1 hour) Enjoy a casual presentation with an interpreter covering a variety of topics. Check event boards for the topic of the day.

State Park Activities

State Park Activities *Park Day use fees apply for nature walks and activities. Friday, June 8th 10:00 a.m. Nature Walk: "Natural History of Big Sur" Join Park Interpreter Sara for a one ...

Junior Rangers - Birds

Where: Doane Valley Campground Campfire Center When: 10:30 a.m. (40 minutes) Special program for children ages 7-12. Discover secrets of our mountain's feathered friends. Sign up in the Range ...

Patio Talk

Where: Meet at Park Visitor Center When: 3:00 p.m. (1 hour) Enjoy a casual presentation with an interpreter covering a variety of topics. Check event boards for the topic of the day.

Tour

Where: Check event boards for the topic and meeting place for the day When: 10:00 a.m. (1 hour) Join an Interpreter on a casual walk-and-talk exploring topics unique to our park.

Patio Talk

Where: Park Visitor Center When: 3:00 p.m. (1 hour) Enjoy a casual presentation with an interpreter covering a variety of topics. Chech event boards for the topic of the day.

Evening Campfire Programs

Saturday, June 2 at 7pm Saturday, June 9 at 7pm Monday, June 11 through Saturday, June 30: Every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday at 7pm (except no program Tuesday, June 19) Join us in our hist ...

Campfire: Birds of Grover

June 9 th , 18 th , & 24 th 8:30PM Campfire: Birds of Grover. Meet at the Campfire Center in our day use area for an interactive exploration of the Park’s vibrant birdlife. What&rsquo ...

Junior Rangers: Bears

June 18 th 9:30AM Junior Rangers: Bears. Meet at the Campfire Center in the day use area and find out about Grover’s largest mammals. No need to be too scared, when you can be Bear Aware. ...

Watercolor in the Meadow

1:00PM Watercolor in the Meadow. Meet at the bench in the meadow (near campsite #1) for a relaxing, artistic interval. Create your own immortalization of Grover’s breathtaking scenery. All ...

Nature Walk: Scavenger Hike

June 19 th 6:00PM Nature Walk: Scavenger Hike. Meet at the extra vehicle lot by campsite #35 for a deep exploration of some of Grover’s trails. No collecting – just discovering the ...

Exploring Big Basin Hike

Tuesdays at 9am Learn about redwoods, forest plants, fires, history and more on these fun, varied hikes with Docent Diane Shaw. Hikes are 5-8 miles and last up to 5 hours. We go rain or shine, but ...

Fall Creek Hike

Wednesday, June 20 at 9am Hike through a 100 years young forest to examine evidence of the logging history and discover how the Bay Area was built on this 4-hour, 4-mile hike. Join us at one of He ...

Sea Glass Jewelry Activity

Enjoy a free sea glass jewerly making activity each Wednesday from 10am-4pm in the Education Commons in the Historic District at Crystal Cove State Park (Park in the Los Trancos lot-PCH inland at sto ...

Campfire: Mountain Lions

June 21 st 8:30PM Campfire: Mountain Lions. Meet at the Campfire Center in our day use area for a thrilling look at one of Grover’s top predators. It should be a roaring good time. All a ...

Nature Walk: Edible Forest

June 7 th , 14 th , 21 st , & 28 th 9:00AM Nature Walk: Edible Forest. Meet at the extra vehicle lot by campsite #35 and learn what bounty the Sierra forests have to offer. All ages welcom ...

Junior Rangers

Thursday, June 21 at 11:00 am– 12:15 pm Californios: Fiesta! Thursday, June 28 at 11:00 am– 12:15 pm Californios: Vaqueros Junior Rangers is a statewide program for 7 – 12 year o ...

Tour

Where: Check event boards for the topic and meeting place for the day. When: 11:00 a.m. (1 hour) Join an Interpreter on a casual walk-and-talk exploring topics unique to our park.

Patio Talk

Where: Park Visitor Center When: 2:00 p.m. (1 hour) Enjoy a casual presentation with an interpreter covering a variety of topics. Check event boards for the topic of the day.

Pop-up Campfire Program

Friday, June 15 at 7 pm Friday, June 22 at 7 pm Bring your camp chair—we’ll bring the marshmallows, songs and stories! Sit around the campfire, roast marshmallows, sing some songs and ...

Meteor Trail Hike

Friday, June 22 at 10:30am Join Docent Peggy O’Shea on one of our most diverse hikes—by mountain streams, oak woodlands, chaparral and redwoods. You’ll discuss forests, flowers a ...

Redwood Grove Loop Walk

Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and 2pm Friday, June 29 at 11am and 2pm How do these grand redwoods grow to be so old? So tall? How are they important to humans? Join us for this fun and informativ ...

Castle Rock Loop Hike

Saturdays and Sundays in June at 11am On this 1-mile, 1-hour loop we will discuss the various park ecosystems, Ohlone history, Black Oak ecology, wildfire and more. Please bring water, closed toe ...

SoCal's Pirate Run

Ships Ahoy! So Cal's Pirate Run is a 5k/10k themed run. Come participate and bring your best costume! Event will take start in Lot 25 and utilize the multi-use trail. For more information, please ...

Corgi Beach Day

So Cal Corgi Nation, is a group of Corgi enthusiasts and their canine friend. Corgi Beach Day is a free, fun-filled day of corgi meet-and-greets, doggie limbo contests, photo opportunities, and more! ...

Old Tree Trail Hike

Saturdays at 2:30pm Meet at the Portola Redwoods State Park Visitor Center for a stroll through a giant old growth redwood grove that’s over 1,200 years old. On this 1-mile, 1-hour kid friendl ...

Nature Walk

Every 2nd & 4th Saturday 11:00am - 12:00pm Come and discover the richness that unfolds around the Tijuana Estuary Visitor Center, be it upland plant adaptations or the significance of our ...

Doheny Surf and Art Festival

Kick off the summer season Doheny-style with this fun celebration of beach living and surfing culture! This 2-day event includes a muscial performances on Doheny's grassy green lawns. Bring your fami ...

Gold Panning

Seek your fortune the old-fashioned way at the Gold Panning troughs located by the Visitor Center at Bridgeport. This is a free-flowing docent-led program, from Noon-2:00 PM. One dollar donations ...

Silver Strand SB – Junior Rangers

T ime: 3:30pm-4:30pm Kids can earn the California State Parks Junior Ranger badge! Kids age 7 to 12 are invited to these outdoor activities, which may include walks, presentations, games, inves ...

Gardens of Time

Saturday, June 23 at 1pm Stroll through history as you visit the various gardens within our courtyard and patio. We can learn a good deal about people who lived here in the past by exploring the p ...

Ranch Tours

Saturdays and Sundays at 1pm Discover what life was like a century ago on this innovative dairy ranch. This hour-long tour includes the 1897 Victorian home, 1859 Gothic Revival farmhouse, 1896 water- ...

Coast Nature Walks

Saturday, June 2 at 11am Saturday, June 16 at 11am Saturday, June 23 at 11am Saturday, June 30 at 11am On these two-hour natural history excursions, you will explore the plants, animals, and geology ...

Campfire: Trivia Night!

June 16 th , 23 rd , & 30 th 8:30PM Campfire: Trivia Night! Meet at the Campfire Center in our day use area for a family-friendly trivia hour. Make teams and test your knowledge on topics s ...

A Walk in the Past

Saturday, June 23 at 10am No Safeway? No Home Depot? No Pharmacy? How did the Ohlone Indians survive? Take a walk with Docent Eva Fewel and learn about some of the plants the Ohlones used for food ...

Family Discovery Walk

Saturday, June 23 at 1pm Join Docent Norm Beeson for a fun-filled family walk and investigate the mysteries and wonders of Big Basin’s redwood forest! We’ll discover what surprises the ...

Family Nature Program

Saturday, June 16 at 10am Saturday, June 23 at 10am Saturday, June 30 at 10am Join us for a 30-minute kids’ nature activity. Meet at the Big Basin Redwoods State Park Nature Museum. Event ...

Nature Hike

Where: Paso Picacho Day Use When: 9:00 a.m. (1 hour) Discover more about the natural resources found in the park on a hike along the Azalea Glen Trail.

Who Pooped in the Park

Where: Check event boards for the topic and meeting place for the day When: 10:30 a.m. (1 hour) Rise and shine with one of our favorite morning programs! Investigate the world of animals in th ...

Horse Encounter

Where: Stonewall Peak Trailhead When: 12:00 p.m. (1 hour) Meet & Greet with the park's volunteer Mounted Assistance Unit (MAU) and learn more about horses in the park.

Tour

Where: Check event boards for the topic and meeting place for the day When: 2:00 p.m. (1 hour) Join an Interpreter on a casual walk-and-talk exploring topics unique to our park.

Junior Rangers

Where: Paso Picacho Day Use When: 4:00 p.m. (1 hour) Calling all Junior Rangers! Earn your California State Parks' Junior Rangers badge with us and develop your knowledge of the San Diego Moun ...

Kruzin Kritters

Where: Paso Picacho Day Use, Back Loop When: 6:00 p.m. (1 Hour) Meet Sue Miller and all her scaled friends! Learn more about common species in the county and surprising facts about life as a r ...

Junior Rangers - Geology

Where: Doane Valley Campground Campfire Center When: 10:30 a.m. (40 minutes) Special program for children ages 7-12. Discover secrets of our mountain's rocky past. Sign up in the Ranger Stati ...

Hike - French Valley Trail

Where: Doane Pond Parking Lot When: 1:30 p.m. (1.5 hours) The French Valley Trail meanders through Palomar Mountain State Park's most pristine habitats - the Doane Valley Natural Preserve. Exp ...

Pueblo Day - Sonoma Barracks

Time: 11am - 4pm Location: Sonoma Barracks Courtyard Immerse yourself in exhibits, demonstrations, crafts and games reflecting the first 40 years of Sonoma’s creation. LIVE Band, UNIQ ...

Coastal Country Jam

Coastal Country Jam presents Chris Young, Chris Janson, and more! This country concert is welcome to all ages and will be held by Tower 6 from 12 to 9 PM. Please be aware that set up will begin Monda ...

Junior Rangers - Geology

Where: Doane Valley Campground Campfire Center When: 10:30 a.m. (40 minutes) Special Program for children ages 7-12. Discover secrets of our mountain's rocky past. Sign up in the Ranger Stati ...

Flower Hike

Where: Meet at Paso Picacho Day Use When: 8:00 a.m. (4 hours) Hike with interpreters and learn more about wildflowers currently in bloom! Hikes range from 3-8 miles but are slow and steady so ...

Patio Talk

Where: Park Visitor Center When: 2:00 p.m. (1 hour) Enjoy a casual presentation with an interpreter covering a variety of topics. Check event boards for the topic of the day.

Twilight Adaptation Adventure

Sunday, June 17 at 7:30pm Sunday, June 24 at 7:30pm Twilight marks the end of day and the beginning of night. Animals who come out at night have special adaptations to survive. Come test your noct ...

Campfire: Birds of Grover

June 9 th , 18 th , & 24 th 8:30PM Campfire: Birds of Grover. Meet at the Campfire Center in our day use area for an interactive exploration of the Park’s vibrant birdlife. What&rsquo ...

Ranch Tours

Saturdays and Sundays at 1pm Discover what life was like a century ago on this innovative dairy ranch. This hour-long tour includes the 1897 Victorian home, 1859 Gothic Revival farmhouse, 1896 water- ...

Activity: Board Games

June 24 th 4:00PM Activity: Board Games. Meet at the Visitor Center to play original games that explore a range of topics at Grover. Dice and fun provided. Kids (and kids at heart) 7 and up we ...

Adobe Tour

Saturday, June 9 at 1pm Sunday, June 24 at 1pm Join us at the Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park for a guided tour of the oldest building in Santa Cruz. Come learn about the many families who ...

Silver Strand SB – Nature Walk

Time: 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 a ...

Gold Panning

Seek your fortune the old-fashioned way at the Gold Panning troughs located by the Visitor Center at Bridgeport. This is a free-flowing docent-led program, from Noon-2:00 PM. One dollar donations ...

Doheny Surf and Art Festival

Kick off the summer season Doheny-style with this fun celebration of beach living and surfing culture! This 2-day event includes a muscial performances on Doheny's grassy green lawns. Bring your fami ...

Guided Walk

Sunday, June 24 at 10am Journey back in time to discover the lives of early pioneers on this two-mile stroll along Mills Creek at Burleigh Murray Ranch State Park. Meet at the Burleigh Murray park ...

Castle Rock Loop Hike

Saturdays and Sundays in June at 11am On this 1-mile, 1-hour loop we will discuss the various park ecosystems, Ohlone history, Black Oak ecology, wildfire and more. Please bring water, closed toe ...

Redwood Grove Loop Walk

Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and 2pm Friday, June 29 at 11am and 2pm How do these grand redwoods grow to be so old? So tall? How are they important to humans? Join us for this fun and informativ ...

Junior Rangers: Mountain Lions

June 25 th 9:30AM Junior Rangers: Mountain Lions. Meet at the Campfire Center in the day use area to learn about California’s biggest cat. The mysteries of this elusive feline will be exp ...

Watercolor in the Meadow

1:00PM Watercolor in the Meadow. Meet at the bench in the meadow (near campsite #1) for a relaxing, artistic interval. Create your own immortalization of Grover’s breathtaking scenery. All ...

Campfire: Bats!

June 17 th & 25 th 8:30PM Campfire: Bats! Use a flashlight or echolocate your way to the Campfire Center in our day use area and meet Grover’s winged mammals. All ages welcome.

Tour

Where: Check event boards for the topic and meeting place for the day When: 10:00 a.m. (1 hour) Join an Interpreter on a casual walk-and-talk exploring topics unique to our park.

Patio Talk

Where: Park Visitor Center When: 3:00 p.m. (1 hour) Enjoy a casual presentation with an interpreter covering a variety of topics. Check event boards for the topic of the day.

Crystal Cove SP - Camp Coastal Wild

Dates: June 25th - June 29th of 2018 Times: 9am - 2pm Campers Ages: 7-11 Camp Flyer: Camp Coastal Wild Join Crystal Cove State Park Naturalists and Lifeguards for a one week unique summe ...

Nature Walk: Birding Bingo

June 17 th & 26 th 4:00PM (6/17) or 6:00PM (6/26) Nature Walk: Birding Bingo. Meet at the Campfire Center in our day use area for a fun learning experience. Brush up your knowledge and tak ...

Exploring Big Basin Hike

Tuesdays at 9am Learn about redwoods, forest plants, fires, history and more on these fun, varied hikes with Docent Diane Shaw. Hikes are 5-8 miles and last up to 5 hours. We go rain or shine, but ...

Vestal Village

Vestal Village is an art and music event that will take place in the Bolsa Chica Campground and Lot 15/16. For more information, please click here.

Campfire: Bears

June 28 th 8:30PM Campfire: Bears. Meet at the Campfire Center in our day use area to bring your Bear Awareness game to the next level. You are welcome to bring marshmallows, but don’t fe ...

Junior Rangers

Thursday, June 21 at 11:00 am– 12:15 pm Californios: Fiesta! Thursday, June 28 at 11:00 am– 12:15 pm Californios: Vaqueros Junior Rangers is a statewide program for 7 – 12 year o ...

Nature Walk: Edible Forest

June 7 th , 14 th , 21 st , & 28 th 9:00AM Nature Walk: Edible Forest. Meet at the extra vehicle lot by campsite #35 and learn what bounty the Sierra forests have to offer. All ages welcom ...

Full Moon Madness

Friday June 29; events start at 6pm Friday July 27, events start at 6pm Friday August 24, events start at 6pm Experience Henry Cowell in a completely new way… at night! This astronomy-based ev ...

Redwood Grove Loop Walk

Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and 2pm Friday, June 29 at 11am and 2pm How do these grand redwoods grow to be so old? So tall? How are they important to humans? Join us for this fun and informativ ...

In the Company of Redwoods

Friday, June 29 at 7pm Come learn about the plants of the redwood forest and take home your own hand tinted notecard! Join David Casterson, author of In the Company of Redwoods, a guide to redwood ...

Tour

Where: Check event boards for the topic and meeting place for the day. When: 11:00 a.m. (1 hour) Join an Interpreter on a casual walk-and-talk exploring topics unique to our park.

Vestal Village

Vestal Village is an art and music event that will take place in the Bolsa Chica Campground and Lot 15/16. For more information, please click here.

Patio Talk

Where: Park Visitor Center When: 2:00 p.m. (1 hour) Enjoy a casual presentation with an interpreter covering a variety of topics. Check event boards for the topic of the day.

Nature Hike

Where: Meet at Paso Picacho Day Use When: 9:00 a.m. (1 hour) Discover more about the natural resources found in the park on a hike along the Azalea Glen Trail.

Reading Rangers

Where: Meet at Paso Picacho Day Use When: 10:30 a.m. (1 hour) Gather round for Saturday morning storytelling and sharing! Suitable for all ages, Interpreters provide a unique sensory experienc ...

Horse Encounter

Where: Meet at Stonewall Peak Trailhead When: 12:00 p.m. (1 hour) Meet & Greet with the park's volunteer Mounted Assistance Unit (MAU) and learn more about horses in the park.

Tour

Where: Check event boards for the topic and meeting place for the day When: 2:00 p.m. (1 hour) Join an Interpreter on a casual walk-and-talk exploring topics unique to our park.

Junior Rangers

Where: Meet at Paso Picacho Day Use When: 4:00 p.m. (1 hour) Calling all Junior Rangers! Earn your California State Parks' Junior Ranger badge with us and develop your knowledge of the San Die ...

Kumeyaay Culture

When: 6:00 p.m. (1 hour) Join Kristie Orosco for an exploration of Kumeyaay culture from the San Diego region. Learn more about some of their most used resources from the area and some of their c ...

Vestal Village

Vestal Village is an art and music event that will take place in the Bolsa Chica Campground and Lot 15/16. For more information, please click here.

Junior Rangers - Mammals

Where: Doane Valley Campground Campfire Center When: 10:30 a.m. (40 minutes) Special program for children ages 7-12. Discover secrets of our mountain's furry friends. Sign up in the Ranger St ...

Hike - French Valley Trail

Where: Doane Pond Parking Lot When: 1:30 p.m. (1.5 hours) The French Valley Trail meanders through Palomar Mountain State Park's most pristine habitats - the Doane Valley Natural Preserve. Exp ...

In the Company of Redwoods

Friday, June 29 at 7pm Come learn about the plants of the redwood forest and take home your own hand tinted notecard! Join David Casterson, author of In the Company of Redwoods, a guide to redwood ...

Family Nature Program

Saturday, June 16 at 10am Saturday, June 23 at 10am Saturday, June 30 at 10am Join us for a 30-minute kids’ nature activity. Meet at the Big Basin Redwoods State Park Nature Museum. Event ...

Story Time Walk

Saturday, June 2 at 1pm Saturday, June 30 at 1pm Bring the whole family and join us for a walking story time! Starting at Park Headquarters, we’ll walk through ancient redwoods while reading ...

Nature’s Reading Room

Saturday, June 2 from 1:30pm to 3pm Saturday, June 30 from 1:30pm to 3pm Come sit in our beautiful campfire center, under ancient redwoods—nature’s reading room—and choose a book ...

Snakes Alive!

Saturday, June 30 from 12pm to 3pm Why are snakes important to us? How do they see, smell, taste, hear? What and how do they eat? What does a snake feel like? Come to the Sempervirens Room at Big ...

Ranch Tours

Saturdays and Sundays at 1pm Discover what life was like a century ago on this innovative dairy ranch. This hour-long tour includes the 1897 Victorian home, 1859 Gothic Revival farmhouse, 1896 water- ...

Coast Nature Walks

Saturday, June 2 at 11am Saturday, June 16 at 11am Saturday, June 23 at 11am Saturday, June 30 at 11am On these two-hour natural history excursions, you will explore the plants, animals, and geology ...

Campfire: Trivia Night!

June 16 th , 23 rd , & 30 th 8:30PM Campfire: Trivia Night! Meet at the Campfire Center in our day use area for a family-friendly trivia hour. Make teams and test your knowledge on topics s ...

Castle Rock Loop Hike

Saturdays and Sundays in June at 11am On this 1-mile, 1-hour loop we will discuss the various park ecosystems, Ohlone history, Black Oak ecology, wildfire and more. Please bring water, closed toe ...

Old Tree Trail Hike

Saturdays at 2:30pm Meet at the Portola Redwoods State Park Visitor Center for a stroll through a giant old growth redwood grove that’s over 1,200 years old. On this 1-mile, 1-hour kid friendl ...

Gold Panning

Seek your fortune the old-fashioned way at the Gold Panning troughs located by the Visitor Center at Bridgeport. This is a free-flowing docent-led program, from Noon-2:00 PM. One dollar donations ...

Silver Strand SB – Junior Rangers

T ime: 3:30pm-4:30pm Kids can earn the California State Parks Junior Ranger badge! Kids age 7 to 12 are invited to these outdoor activities, which may include walks, presentations, games, inves ...