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Ridges to Redwoods: Castle Rock State Park to Portola Redwoods State Park

January 16, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Who better to lead you through our parks than California State Park professionals? Three backpacking trips are offered from June through August 2019 ranging from two to three nights, offering options for every experience level. Hike spectacular ridgelines, old growth redwood forests, and sandy shores with our knowledgeable team of backcountry naturalists. Native plant teas, trail desserts, skills demonstrations, campfire stories, and jokes are added bonuses!

Ridges to Redwoods Backpacking Trip is $225 and you must preregister before the trip.

This program is truly unique, the only such program led by California State Park staff. Participation is open to adults 18 or over and children ages 13 to 17 accompanied by a parent or guardian. For more information, please visit www.parks.ca.gov/backpacking, email [email protected], or call (831) 335-1743. Events made possible by Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks, Waddell Creek Association, Mountain Parks Foundation, Sempervirens Fund, Portola and Castle Rock Foundation, and California State Parks.


January 16, 2019
8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Castle Rock State Park
15000 Skyline Blvd
Los Gatos, 95033
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(408) 867-2952