California State Parks Foundation is a member-supported nonprofit dedicated
to protecting, improving and advocating for all of California’s state parks.

Take Action to Protect National Parks

Take Action and urge your Congressional representative to hold the new Secretary of the Interior accountable for protecting our public lands and national parks

Youth Art Contest

Winners of our 2nd annual Youth Art Contest have been announced! View our online Youth Art Contest gallery and learn how California’s youth are inspired by their experiences “Discovering State Parks.”

Online Store Discount

For a limited time receive 60% off your entire order through our online store, applied automatically at checkout!

San Onofre Saved!

A historic victory ends a 15-year battle over San Onofre State Beach and permanently protects this and other public lands from toll road development.

Volunteer in State Parks

Our Park Champions volunteer days take place all over the state. Find an upcoming workday near you. Sign up today.

Monthly Photo Contest

Join the My California State Parks Flickr Group to share your photos, see the photos that other members have submitted and discuss advice on snapping the perfect park photo! Once a month a winner will be chosen to receive a prize from our sponsor, Lowepro.

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