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, [...]

Sky Talk

Date: 7/19/2024 Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Location: Chino Hills Amphitheater | 4721 Sapphire Rd. Chino Hills CA 9 1709 Be inspired by wonder and curiosity for astronomy. In this 1.5-ho [...]

Nature Walk

Join us for a fun and informative guided walk through El Capitán State Beach. Our Park Naturalists will discuss the local flora and fauna, while enjoying the sights, sounds, and smells of the [...]

Floodplain Biodiversity

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 [...]

Family Fun Fridays

Time : 9:00 am - 11:00 am Location : Campfire Arena (grey benches next to The Camp Store) Ages : all ages welcome! Get a jump on the weekend by attending these fun filled Friday mo [...]

Sunset Walk

Enjoy a sunset walk through a floodplain forest. Join a State Park Interpreter as you walk through the floodplain at dusk. You are sure to see a beautiful forest in a unique light. Watch nature tran [...]

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 [...]

Tidepooling @ Shell Beach

7AM Tidepooling @ Shell Beach Have you ever wondered what lives just beneath the ocean’s surface? Join us for tidepooling as we explore the rocky intertidal zone during low tide and look [...]

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 [...]

Street Food Cinema

Street Food Cinema presents Jurassic Park. This is a paid special event. For more information, visit the Street Food Cinema website. Impacted areas include the main lawn and the parking lot. T [...]

Tough Mugu Trail Races

Tough Mugu Trail Rces 25k & 5 Mile. This is a paid special event. For more information, visit the SoCal Trails website. Impacted areas include the La Jolla day use parking lot and the Ray [...]

Aqueduct Walk

Join us at the entrance of the California Aqueduct Bikeway and take a walk down the aqueduct and learn about it's importance to California and how Bethany Reservoir plays a part.

Campfire Program

This summer's Campfire Programs are bigger and better than ever! Guest speakers from around Santa Barbara County are joining us to share their expertise on native plants, wildlife and local history. [...]

Accessible Bird Tour

Sunday, July 21, 8am – 11am Join a guided bird tour at Olompali State Historic Park! Beginning and experienced birders can expect to see and hear many species as we ex [...]

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 [...]

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: 7/24/2024 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, [...]

Junior Ranger Program

Date: 7/26/2024 Time: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Location: Chino Hills Amphitheater | 4721 Sapphire Rd. Chino Hills CA 9 1709 This hour long program is for ages 7-14 . Junior Ranger program [...]

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 [...]

Floodplain Biodiversity

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 [...]

Old Fashioned Campfire

Friday, July 26th 5:30-8pm Join us for an old fashioned family campfire this summer! Bring a picnic dinner and lawn chairs, and enjoy making your own fresh tortillas on the comal. Listen to some [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Where Two Rivers Meet - Spanish

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 [...]

Tide Pools On-Deck

with Hopkins Marine Station Sea stars, urchins, and snails, oh my! Get your hands wet and meet tide pool critters up close at the BBQ Area on Asilomar Conference Grounds with Jen [...]

Foraging With Friends

Date : 7/28/2024 Time: 8 AM Location: Stone Creek Campground Trail | 21181 CA-243, Idyllwild-Pine Cove, CA 92549 Come explore the relationship of our wilderness and fire. Bring your morning [...]

Junior Ranger Program

Date: 6/28/2024 Time: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Location: Chino Hills Amphitheater | 4721 Sapphire Rd. Chino Hills CA 9 1709 This hour long program is for ages 7-14 . Junior Ranger program [...]

Guided Walk

Join State Park Docents on a leisurely 2.5 mile walk with minimal elevation gain. Take a journey back in time along Mills Creek at Burleigh H. Murray Ranch State Park to will learn about the lives o [...]

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, [...]

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, [...]