Mountains and Caves

Great place to hike, spectacular views. Rock climbers will enjoy the pinnacle rock formations. Talus caves add to the wonderful hikes and offer a refreshing break from the sun. Spring and fall best, summers are hot. You may also see a California condor overhead.

On the beach!

It’s on the beach… beautiful beach, amazing sunsets, whales, fall asleep to the ocean waves and more.

Looking for Redwoods?

If your looking for redwoods, this is a great stop. Beautiful hikes with great views. Near downtown Santa Cruz and Felton.

New Brighton State Beach

Great campground and location. Walk the beach or hike a trail, lots of options. Short walk or bike ride to the beautiful Capitola Village. Observe the local wildlife including birds, whales, otters, seals, the list goes on. Amazing tide pools. Many activities to do here… bicycling, kayaking, skatepark, pump track, hiking, running, the list goes on again.