The State Park System was founded by caring, concerned and actively involved people.Thoughtful donors and volunteers continue to play a significant role for State Parks through cooperating associations. Learn more about the organization that help our parks thrive. Consider making a donation to a cooperating association or all parks, or volunteering at your favorite park


CSPF LogoThe California State Parks Foundation, is an independent non-profit membership organization dedicated to preserving our parks and promoting public awareness of the benefits of the State Park System.

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Parks California
is the statutory partner of California State Parks with a mission to help strengthen parks and inspire all to experience these extraordinary places.