Governor Image Resources Agency Image Parks Director Image

Organizational Structure Opportunities

Initiative to update the department’s organizational structure to better serve the public.


More about CA State Parks


Find a Park Near You!


Annual Passes Available

Passes are also available for purchase at most units of the California State Park System


Upcoming Park Events

  • 21 Jan

    Old Cove Landing Coast Nature Walk

    Saturday, January 21 at 11 am On these two-hour natural history excursions you will explore the plants, animals, and geology of the spectacular coastal bluffs. Meet at the Wilder Ranch Interpretive ... ... Read More

    22 Jan

    Blessing of the Animals

    This annual Benediction of the Beasts celebrates St. Anthony of the Desert, the Patron Saint of Animals. For more information, call 619-297-3100. ... Read More

  • 24 Jan

    Gold Discovery Day

    January 21 10:00a.m. - 4:00p.m.; January 24th marks the anniversary of James Marshall's momentous discovery of gold in the tail race of Sutter's Mill. This event is commemorated every year with livin ... ... Read More

    28 Jan

    Seal Adventure Weekend

    Saturday and Sunday, January 28 and 29, 2017 Tickets go on sale mid-November at www.coastsidestateparks.org Tickets: $60 The nonprofit Coastside State Parks Ass ... ... Read More

    28 Jan

    Mormon Battalion Day

    Learn about the Mormon Battalion's unique contributions to early San Diego's history and enjoy historic children's crafts, a Dutch oven bake-off, and other activites. For more information, please cal ... ... Read More

    28 Jan

    Observing Big Basin: an Interpretive Hike

    Saturday, January 14 at 9:30 am Saturday, January 28 at 9:30 am Learn about old-growth redwoods and their environment on this informative hike. Depending on the group, we’ll hike from 3-6 m ... ... Read More


Explore the beauty of CA State Parks


More programs related to CA State Parks