How You Can Help

Get involved with state parks today!

Become A Member

Become A member

Join a network of 130,000 members who support, advocate for and protect state parks.

Donate Today

Become A member

Give a tax-deductible gift to directly support our work on behalf of state parks.


Volunteers are so important for keeping our state parks vibrant.

We have several opportunities to get involved throughout the year. Find one that fits your interests.




Share Your Experiences

What comes to mind when you think of this phrase? The possibilities are endless!

We love to hear about all the amazing things you do when you visit state parks. Whether it is hiking in the redwoods, surfing the waves, or discovering new adventures, California state parks are great places to do it all.

Plan your next visit

Great things are happening all year long in state parks. Certainly, anytime of the year is a perfect time to go exploring. Check out which state parks are best to go to during certain times of the year.

California State Parks Foundation

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