Star Party

Join the Santa Barbara Astronomical Unit for some out-of-this-world converstation, while gazing at the summer night sky with high-powered telescopes. It'll be a star-ific time! Where : El [...]

Auto Safari

Join us for an "Auto Safari" of the Tule Elk State Natural Reserve at 10:00a.m. The tour consists of a brief presentation on the history of the tule elk herd, followed by a tour of the visitor center [...]

First Hike of Summer

Date: 6/22/2024 Time: 8:30 AM Location: Chino Hills Discovery Center | 4500 Carbon Canyon Rd Brea, CA 92823 Come say ‘hello’ to Summer with the first weekend hike of the s [...]

Pollinator Experience

It's Pollinator Week and we're celebrating! Join us at our Pollinator Booth and see native bees up close and personal under a microscope and learn more about these important pollinators. This booth i [...]

Bird Walk

Join us at 10 am by the entrance of the California Aqueduct Bikeway learn about the birds that live and migrate in the reservoir. Recommend bringing binoculars.

Where Two Rivers Meet

Dos Rios means, "two rivers". The San Joaquin and the Tuolumne Rivers meet at Dos Rios. Join a State Park Interpreter as you journey almost four (4) miles round trip out to the confluence of these tw [...]

Mindful Walk

Embark on a transformative journey with our Mindful Walks, docent-guided experiences designed to help you embrace tranquility, connect with nature, engage your senses fully, and cultivate a profound [...]

Children's Story Time

Get ready to buzz with excitement during Pollinator Week! Join us for an incredible journey into the world of bees at Torrey Pines SNR. Hear a captivating tale that showcases the diverse array of be [...]

The Life of the Valley Oaks

Dos Rios is home to some of the most magnificent valley oak trees. Join an Interpreter for a five (5) mile round trip hike out to the valley oak tree grove. On this hike you will learn about the vall [...]

Bird Walk

Time: 8:00 a.m. Location: Start at the Olompali parking lot Cost: $8 per car for parking - event is free Sponsored by our partner organization, Friends of Olompali: Did yo [...]

Junior Rangers

Junior Rangers Unite! Children ages 7-12 are invited to join State Park Naturalists at El Capitán State Beach for our Summer Junior Ranger Program. Lessons will highlight local history, [...]

Chino Hills TEENS Program

Date: 6/26/2024 Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Location: Chino Hills Discovery Center | 4500 Carbon Canyon Rd Brea, CA 92823 Teen Environmental Education and Networking Strategies for Chino Hills [...]

Junior Rangers

Junior Rangers Unite! Children ages 7-12 are invited to join State Park Naturalists at El Capitán State Beach for our Summer Junior Ranger Program. Lessons will highlight local history, [...]

Wetlands by Boat

Love paddling and want to learn about the natural systems you see as you are on the water? On June 27th, from 8:30 am to 11 am, join State Parks and FOLFAN for a paddle on Lake Natoma and learn ab [...]

Sounds Around Picnic

Calling all explorers and observers! On June 28th, from 8:30 am to 10 am, join Senior Park Aide Leenna Keo on this picnic where you will use your listening sense. Are you a great listener? Let's [...]

Floodplain Biodiversity - Spanish

Join a State Park Interpreter and learn how the floodplain ecology exists by walking approximately two (2) miles roundtrip through the floodplain forest, witnessing fauna and flora. The walking tour [...]

Summer Silent Guided Hike

Date: 6/29/2024 Time: 8:30 AM Location: Chino Hills Amphitheater | 4721 Sapphire Rd. Chino Hills CA 9 1709 Enjoy a summer morning hike with other quiet people. Eliminate the awkwar [...]

Where Two Rivers Meet

Dos Rios means, "two rivers". The San Joaquin and the Tuolumne Rivers meet at Dos Rios. Join a State Park Interpreter as you journey almost four (4) miles round trip out to the confluence of these t [...]

Observatory Programs

Observatory Programs Today Join Fremont Peak Observatory Association (FPOA) Astronomers to view the sun safely through telescopes and later for a 45 minute evening multimedia presentation about As [...]

Private Event

Private event; this event is not open to the public. Tickets are not available. For more information, email laspecialevents@parks.ca.gov. Impacted areas include the Pavilion and the Skyline Terrac [...]

Star Party

Join the Santa Barbara Astronomical Unit for some out-of-this-world converstation, while gazing at the summer night sky with high-powered telescopes. It'll be a star-ific time! Where : El [...]

Street Food Cinema

Street Food Cinema presents The Goonies. This is a paid special event. For more information, visit the Street Food Cinema website. Impacted areas include the Ranch House Lawn. The polo field, [...]

Mindful Walk

Embark on a transformative journey with our Mindful Walks, docent-guided experiences designed to help you embrace tranquility, connect with nature, engage your senses fully, and cultivate a profound [...]

Campground Clean Up

Date: 6/30/2024 Time: 8:30 AM Location: Chino Hills Amphitheater | 4721 Sapphire Rd. Chino Hills CA 9 1709 Help keep the park beautiful and hike-ready with a morning of clean up. P [...]

The Life of the Valley Oaks

Dos Rios is home to some of the most magnificent valley oak trees. Join an Interpreter for a five (5) mile round trip hike out to the valley oak tree grove. On this hike you will learn about the vall [...]