Veterans Day 2022

Free Admission to 134 State Parks on Friday, November 11, for Veterans, Active Duty, and Reserve Military in Observance of Veterans Day

Thank you for your service.


Anderson Marsh State Historic Park (SHP)
Andrew Molera State Park (SP)
Angel Island SP
Año Nuevo SP
Antelope Valley CA Poppy State Natural Reserve (SNR)
Anza-Borrego Desert SP
Auburn SRA
Benbow Lake SRA
Benicia SRA
Bethany Reservoir SRA
Bidwell-Sacramento River SP
Bolsa Chica SB
Bothe-Napa Valley SP
Brannan Island SRA
Calaveras Big Trees SP
California Citrus SHP
California State Railroad Museum
Cardiff SB
Carlsbad SB
Carnegie SVRA
Carpinteria SB
Castle Crags SP
Castle Rock SP
Caswell Memorial SP
China Camp SP
Chino Hills SP
Clay Pit SVRA
Clear Lake SP
Colonel Allensworth SHP
Colusa-Sacramento River SRA
Crystal Cove SP
Cuyamaca Rancho SP
Doheny SB
Donner Memorial SP
Eastern Kern County Onyx Ranch SVRA
Ed Z’Berg Sugar Pine Point SP
El Capitan SB
Emerald Bay SP
Emma Wood SB
Folsom Lake SRA
Folsom Powerhouse SHP
Fort Ross SHP
Fort Tejon SHP
Fremont Peak SP
Gaviota SP
George J. Hatfield SRA
Half Moon Bay SB
Hendy Woods SP
Henry Cowell Redwoods SP
Henry W. Coe SP
Hollister Hills SVRA
Humboldt Redwoods SP
Hungry Valley SVRA
Huntington SB
Indian Grinding Rock SHP
Jack London SHP
Jedediah Smith Redwoods SP
Kenneth Hahn (Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook only)
Kings Beach SRA
La Purisima Mission SHP
Lake Oroville SRA
Lake Perris SRA
Leo Carrillo SP
Los Angeles SHP
Malakoff Diggins SHP
Malibu Creek SP
Malibu Lagoon SB
Manresa SB
Marshall Gold Discovery SHP
McArthur-Burney Falls Memorial SP
McConnell SRA
Millerton Lake SRA
Mono Lake Tufa SNR
Morro Bay SP
Mount Diablo SP
Mount San Jacinto SP
Mount Tamalpais SP
Natural Bridges SB
New Brighton SB
Oceano Dunes SVRA
Olompali SHP
Pacheco SP
Palomar Mountain SP
Pescadero SB
Pfeiffer Big Sur SP
Picacho SRA
Pismo SB
Point Lobos SNR
Point Mugu SP
Pomponio SB
Portola Redwoods SP
Prairie City SVRA
Prairie Creek Redwoods SP
Providence Mountains SRA
Railtown 1897 SHP
Red Rock Canyon SP
Refugio SB
Richardson Grove SP
Robert H. Meyer Memorial SB
Russian Gulch SP
Saddleback Butte SP
Salt Point SP
Salton Sea SRA
Samuel P. Taylor SP
San Buenaventura SB
San Clemente SB
San Elijo SB
San Gregorio SB
San Luis Reservoir SRA
San Onofre SB
Seacliff SB
Silver Strand SB
Silverwood Lake SRA
Sinkyone Wilderness SP
South Carlsbad SB
South Yuba River SP
Standish Hickey SRA
State Indian Museum SHP
Sue-meg SP
Sugarloaf Ridge SP
Sunset SB
Sutter’s Fort SHP
The Forest of Nisene Marks SP
Tomales Bay SP
Topanga SP
Torrey Pines SB
Torrey Pines SNR
Trione-Annadel SP
Tule Elk SNR
Turlock Lake SRA
Van Damme SP
Wilder Ranch SP
Will Rogers SHP
William B. Ide Adobe SHP

Whether you’re an experienced outdoor enthusiast or a new one, please be sure to recreate responsibly, plan ahead and visit the webpage or social media account of the park unit you plan to visit to find out if it is open and what new visitor guidelines are in effect.

Check your destination’s and route’s weather conditions and prepare accordingly. And remember, safely share the road. Be prepared for equestrians, pedestrians, joggers, wildlife, rocks, tree limbs, etc., in the roadway. Learn more at