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Monday, Nov 23, 2015 at 12:21 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Love for State Parks: Holiday Gift Ideas

Love for State Parks: Holiday Gift Ideas

Can't drive your pal to your favorite getaway as a present? This could be the next best gift. Read »

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 7:59 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Rare Chance: Redwood Run Without Autos

Rare Chance: Redwood Run Without Autos

Easy hoofing it: Newton B. Drury Parkway will be closed to traffic the day of the run. Read »

Monday, Jul 21, 2014 at 1:24 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

State Park Sweetness: I Love You CA Bear

State Park Sweetness: I Love You CA Bear

A certain state-hugging ursine fellow is making cameos around the state. Read »

Monday, Feb 17, 2014 at 10:19 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Tie the Knot in a California State Park

Tie the Knot in a California State Park

Lend some love to one of our state treasures, and to your new spouse, too. Read »

Thursday, Oct 3, 2013 at 9:11 AM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Open: State Parks Near the National Parks

Open: State Parks Near the National Parks

The California State Parks has provided a helpful list for those changing up vacation plans. Read »

Friday, Apr 15, 2011 at 12:45 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Earth Day Volunteers Needed in State Parks

Earth Day Volunteers Needed in State Parks

Lend a hand on one of several California State Parks Foundation projects. Read »

Wednesday, Feb 2, 2011 at 4:55 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Migration Festival at Natural Bridges

Migration Festival at Natural Bridges

Butterflies to whales get the spotlight at this water-close get-together. Read »

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A good time is just a short drive away, and Worth the Trip points you in the right direction. It's a daily look at nearby getaways, festivals and sweet deals.