Parks to Visit

Our passPORTS field trips are available at California State Parks everywhere!

California State Parks manages 280 park sites across the state. Can't find the park you're looking for? Sign up for a field trip consultation today to learn more about California State Park field trips in your area.

Featured passPORTS Parks

Meet the PORTS Interpreters for the featured passPORTS Parks!

Lydia Stinson

Lydia is a longstanding PORTS interpreter from Anza Borrego Desert State Park. She can take your students throughout a number of parks including Anza Borrego, Cuyamaca Rancho, Ocotillo Wells, and Palomar Mountain!

Heidi Ortloff

Heidi Ortloff is our interpreter at Carpinteria State Beach and is passionate about sharing the mysteries of the local tar pits, tide pools and natural beauty of Carpinteria State Beach!

Alec Knapp

Alec Knapp is one of the newest members of the PORTS Team at Columbia State Historic Park near Sacramento. He's done a great job creating new asynchronous resources for students and teachers to explore!

Alex Anderson

Alex is our PORTS Interpreter at Crystal Cove State Park between Corona Del Mar and Laguna Beach. Alex focuses her work on sharing the wonders of Crystal Cove's Marine Protected Area!

Ann Boggess

There are a number of Interpreters at La Purisima Mission State Historic Park ready to connect with you and and share the history of this unique park with K-12 students! For a direct connection to the mission, contact Ann Boggess!

Daniel Williford

Daniel has been a PORTS Interpreter at Point Lobos for over 10 years. His programs inspire a deep and meaningful connection to Point Lobos State Natural Reserve!

More Parks Coming Soon...

Refugio, Gaviota, El Capitan State Beaches
Sumeg Village at Patick's Point State Park
William B. Ide Adobe State Historic Park