California’s State Parks

Apr 27

California State Parks Seeks Public Input on a Road and Trail Management Plan for Humboldt Redwoods State Park

Weott, Calif. — California State Parks will hold an open house meeting to solicit comments on a draft road and trail management plan (RTMP) for Humboldt Redwoods State Park. The RTMP describes the existing roads and trails of the state park and provides specific direction for management and operations in the future. The goal of …

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Mar 30

Thousands Visit California State Parks for Wildflower Season

Visitors Reminded to Plan and Be Prepared for the Outdoors California State Parks News Release, Borrego Springs – California Department of Parks and Recreation encourages visitors exploring state parks during the wildflower season to properly plan and prepare for their trips. Thanks to this year’s rain, many state parks are experiencing wildflower blooms. This is …

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Mar 15

New Reservation System Coming to California State Parks This Summer

California State Parks News Release, Sacramento, CA — Starting this August, Californians will make their state parks camping and tour reservations through a new, faster, easier to use reservation system that features more open access to data. ReserveCalifornia will go live for all parks on August 1. A variety of features will be phased in …

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Oct 04

Incredible Camping Opportunities: Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park

Recently, David Miller posted on the REI posted about seven U.S. state parks that offer up some great camping opportunities (see article: “7 U.S. STATE PARKS WITH INCREDIBLE CAMPING OPPORTUNITIES“). One of the parks mentioned was California’s own Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park. David wrote that  “Camping in a redwood forest is mystical. Tucked within a …

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Jun 30

California State Parks Welcomes Visitors for July Fourth Holiday Weekend

The California Department of Parks and Recreation says they’re ready to welcome visitors this July 4th weekend.  From their press release: California State Parks expect to be busy this Fourth of July weekend. The majority of state park campgrounds are already sold out, particularly along the coastal areas and at many historic sites. With fabulous …

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Jun 27

Not too late to reserve a campsite for July 4th in California’s State Parks!

According to the California State Parks press release, there’s still availability for camping in California’s beautiful state parks! From California State Parks: Below is a list of 4th of July park availability from Friday, July 3, through Sunday, July 5, 2015. The list provides parks that are available for a one-day, two-day, or a three-day …

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Jun 15

Chino Hills State Park to reopen Bane Canyon Road Entrance

After a lengthy closure, the Bane Canyon Road entrance to Chino Hills State Park will be reopening today.  Drivers, bicyclists, and hikers will be able to access the park through the entrance starting a 8:00am. The road is located just south of Sequel Canyon Road off Elinvar Drive, which turns into Sapphire Road.  The address …

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