Cover your nose and mouth
Stay six feet apart
Wash your hands often
All County parks, beaches, and trails are open, including playgrounds and restrooms.
Map of All Parks in Santa Cruz County
We are open 6:00am-7:45pm Monday-Friday and 9:00am-4:45pm Saturday and Sunday.
Please direct all questions to the swim center. You can reach us by phone, 831-454-7960 or email, email@example.com.
Drop-in lap swim is available all hours of operation. Reservations for lap swim are no longer required. Lap Swim Schedule.
The warm water pool is available for drop-in recreation and open swim throughout the day. Reservations are no longer required for use of the warm water pool. Warm Water Pool Schedule.
Join our team of certified lifeguards and head lifeguards! Check here to see if the Swim Center is hiring.
Training runs seasonally. Courses are a blend of virtual learning and in-person practical skills classes.
County Parks is excited to present the Summer 2021 Activity Guide! Check back often to get updates about programs!
Current County Park's public recreation services and partnerships:
There are no COVID-19 restrictions on outdoor class permits at this time. Restrictions are subject to change at any time.
There are no COVID-19 restrictions on outdoor ceremonies at this time. Restrictions are subject to change at any time.
Athletic fields and sports courts are available. There are no COVID-19 restrictions on outdoor use at this time. Restrictions are subject to change at any time.
All permits are available at this time. Restrictions are subject to change at any time.
Interested in volunteering with County Parks? Volunteer opportunities are subject to current County and State COVID-19 Guidelines.
Individuals, families, and groups can volunteer for a one-day project or dedicate themselves to an on-going or long-term project.
Volunteer opportunities at County Parks include:
Please note, all volunteers receive project coordination, safety orientation, and materials needed for the specific project from the Santa Cruz County Parks Department prior to the start of their service.
Monday – Friday 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, except holidays
Our physical office is open, but staff availability is limited as most staff members are working remotely.