Parks & Recreation

All County Parks will reopen as of May 8th, 2021.

Parks Map
Use this helpful Parks Map to find a county park in your area.


Calabasas Park

  • Hours
    9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Manuel Tapia Recreational Trail

  • Hours
    Sunrise - sunset daily

Division Goals & Objectives

  • Enhance existing facilities consistent with good planning and demand.
  • Maintain existing facilities to be safe and sanitary.
  • Provide adequate preventive maintenance to protect the county's investments in the park system.
  • Provide new facilities as directed.

Mission Statement

To provide quality active use and dispersed use recreational facilities for the residents of Santa Cruz County and to continually strive to enhance those facilities consistent with demand and resources.