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Annual Passes Available

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


Upcoming Park Events

  • 8 Dec

    Visualizing the Future - special exhibit

    In an effort to prepare for climate change, the Tijuana River Reserve outlined scenarios that discuss potential changes to the river valley. These different "futures" are informing management approac ... ... Read More

    9 Dec

    Christmas in the Adobes 2016

    Return to the days of Alta California and see Monterey’s historic adobes splendidly decorated for the season with welcoming, candle-lit luminarias at each entrance! Enjoy festive music, living ... ... Read More

    10 Dec

    Historic Holiday Houses

    Historic Holiday Houses will be held on Saturday & Sunday December 10th-11th from 10am until 4pm. We invite the public to come out and see thirteen historic buildings in Coloma that will be open ... ... Read More

    10 Dec

    Monarch Butterfly Tours

    Saturdays & Sundays at 11 am and 2 pm Every day from Saturday, December 17 through Saturday, December 31 at 11 am & 2 pm Meet at the Natural Bridges Visitor Center located at the en ... ... Read More

  • 10 Dec

    Bale Grist Mill SHP - Pioneer Christmas

    Event time: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Every Christmas season, Bale Grist Mill hosts a 19th century Christmas celebration, pioneer style. Enjoy making a clove pomander or wreath of rosemary for you ... ... Read More

    10 Dec

    Sonoma SHP - “Christmas at the Mission”

    Saturday, December 10, 5:00pm-8:00pm Sonoma State Historic Park, Downtown Sonoma | Joleen Ossello (707) 939-2149 Experience the park at night in its festive holiday regalia! There will be many free a ... ... Read More

    10 Dec

    Crystal Cove - Field Science Saturday

    December 10 from 11am-2pm Help us learn more about the tidepools at Crystal Cove State Park and participate in an intertidal bioblitz at Field Science Saturday. Meet at the Historic District Educati ... ... Read More

    11 Dec

    Bidwell Mansion SHP - Holiday Open House

    Performance Times: 11:00am - 4:00pm Beulah Rebekah Lodge No. 60 and Chico Women’s Club day-long Holiday Open House includes musical performances held in the parlor of the Mansion and refre ... ... Read More


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