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Upcoming Events at All Parks in June, 2017

Campfires

EVERY DAY in June Campfires are free. Day-use fee is $10 per vehicle. Meet at the historic campfire center. Wheelchair and stroller accessible. Good Dogs Welcome! Mondays: 7pm at the his ...

Junior Rangers

Thursday, June 15 at 11am Foods of Early California Thursday, June 22 at 11am Mission Strategy Game Thursday, June 29 at 11am Branding & Leatherwork Learn to cook traditional foods, pla ...

Junior Rangers

Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays (no program on Tuesdays) (No program on June 1, 2, 5-8, and 21) Discover the fascinating secrets of the forest! Explore, prac ...

Little Rangers

Saturday, June 3 at 3 pm Sunday, June 4 at 3 pm Starting Friday, June 8: EVERY Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 4:30 pm AND Wednesday at 1:30 pm (except no program T ...

Junior Rangers

Junior Rangers Join us every Thursday at 2:00pm and Saturday at 4:00pm for Junior Rangers at the San Elijo Campfire Center located at the southern end of the campground. (May-September) ...

Junior Rangers

Junior Rangers Join us every Wednesday and Friday at 4:00pm for Junior Rangers at the South Carlsbad Campfire Center located next to the camp store. (May-September) facebook ...

Meteor Trail Hike

Sunday, June 4 at 10 am Saturday, June 24 at 10 am Join Docent Hal Anjo on one of our most diverse hikes—by mountain streams, oak woodlands, chaparral and redwoods. You’ll discuss fo ...

Big Basin Snakes Alive

Saturday, June 24 from 12-3 pm Why are snakes important to us? How do they see, smell, taste, hear? What and how do they eat? What does a snake feel like? Come to the Sempervirens Room at Big Basi ...

Star Stroll

Every Saturday in June at 9pm Meet at the Campfire Center in the Campground (entrance to the campground is located off Graham Hill Road in Scotts Valley) Join us for a stroll to the Observation D ...

Photography Tour

Saturday, June17 at 3pm Saturday, June 24 at 3pm Meet at the Campfire Center in the Campground (entrance to the campground is located off Graham Hill Road in Scotts Valley) Beginners to advance ...

Sonoma SHP - Pueblo Day

Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm Location: Sonoma Barracks Courtyard Experience our timeline of booths and activities representing the rapid social changes of the 19th century Featuring Los Gu'achi ...

Silver Strand SB – Junior Rangers

3:30pm-4:30pm Kids can earn the California State Parks Junior Ranger badge! Kids age 7 to 12 are invited to these outdoor activities, which may include walks, presentations, games, investigat ...

Junior Rangers

Junior Rangers Join us every Thursday at 2:00pm and Saturday at 4:00pm for Junior Rangers at the San Elijo Campfire Center located at the southern end of the campground. (May-September) ...

Bodie Ghost Walk and Free Star Stories

June 24 th , July 29 th , and August 26 th 2017 ( The tours are sold out ) Three Extraordinary Nights - Three Remarkable Tours Bodie will stay open until 10pm for the General Public. You are wel ...

Nature Walk

Every 2nd & 4th Saturday 11:00am - 12:00pm Come and discover the richness that unfolds around the Tijuana Estuary Visitor Center, be it upland plant adaptations or the significance of our ...

Coast Nature Walks

Saturday, June 3 at 11am Saturday, June 10 at 11am Saturday, June 17 at 11am Saturday, June 24 at 11am On these two-hour natural history excursions, you will explore the plants, animals, ...

Redwood Walks

Saturdays in June at 11am How do redwoods grow to become the tallest organisms on earth? How important are banana slugs to the redwood ecosystems? Why are there ...

Redwood Walks

Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and 2pm How do these grand redwoods grow to be so old? So tall? How are they important to humans? Join us for this fun and informative guided half-mile stroll through ...

Building Methods

Saturday, June 24 at 1pm Discover why the oldest building in town is still standing – we will look at the materials used by the Ohlone to build their homes and then at the materials used by ...

Star Party

Where: Paso Picacho Group Camp When: 8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Join the San Diego Astronomical Society for a look at the universe around us. Telescopes are provided for this event.

Junior Rangers

Where: Paso Picacho Day Use Parking When: 10:30 For children ages 7 to 12. junior Ragners provides an opportunity for children to participate in a fun, hands-on activity desgined especially fo ...

Nature Hike

Where: Meet at Paso Picacho Day Use Parking Area When: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. (estimated) Hike the Azalea Trail and find out more about some of the natural resources in Cuyamaca Rancho State Pa ...

Redwood Walks

Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and 2pm How do these grand redwoods grow to be so old? So tall? How are they important to humans? Join us for this fun and informative guided half-mile stroll through ...

Silver Strand SB – Nature Walk

1:30pm-2:30pm During this 1-hour walking tour, we'll look for animals and plants in various habitats of the state beach. We'll use binoculars and hand lenses to aid in our discovery. This ...

Beginning Bird Walk

Sunday, June 25 at 8am Meet at the campfire center in the Campground (entrance to the campground is located off Graham Hill Road in Scotts Valley) Join us for a 2-mile morning stroll to discover ...

Twilight Adaptation Adventure

EVERY Sunday at 7:30 pm (no program Sunday, June 4) Animals who come out at night have special adaptations to survive. Come test your nocturnal adaptations on this fun, family friendly 1.5-hour, half ...

Exploring Big Basin Hike

Tuesdays at 9 am Learn about redwoods, forest plants, fires, history and more on these fun, varied hikes with Docents Paul and Eva Fewel and Diane Shaw. Hikes are 5-8 miles and last up to 5 hours. ...

Junior Rangers

Junior Rangers Join us every Wednesday and Friday at 4:00pm for Junior Rangers at the South Carlsbad Campfire Center located next to the camp store. (May-September) facebook ...

Junior Rangers

Junior Rangers Join us every Thursday at 2:00pm and Saturday at 4:00pm for Junior Rangers at the San Elijo Campfire Center located at the southern end of the campground. (May-September) ...

Junior Rangers

Thursday, June 15 at 11am Foods of Early California Thursday, June 22 at 11am Mission Strategy Game Thursday, June 29 at 11am Branding & Leatherwork Learn to cook traditional foods, pla ...

Junior Rangers

Junior Rangers Join us every Wednesday and Friday at 4:00pm for Junior Rangers at the South Carlsbad Campfire Center located next to the camp store. (May-September) facebook ...