Santa Clara County Parks strives to provide all visitors a place where diversity and inclusivity is valued and makes every effort to provide access to outstanding recreational opportunities, a rich cultural historical legacy, and an expansive regional trail system for all to enjoy.
New Reservation and Point of Sale System
We are excited to announce that our public Point of Sale and Reservation's system has been upgraded! The new website has a new look and feel as well as many new features. We hope you enjoy them.
Learn about the natural world in your own backyard
Neighborhood Naturalists: A beginner's natural history course for adults
New to the area or curious about the natural world in your own backyard? Join the Neighborhood Naturalists program that focuses on South San Jose region's geology, geography, flora, and fauna. The first of three sessions starts Sat, Dec 3 - visit the events calendar for registration info.
Camp Hosts Wanted at SCC Parks
Love to camp in your trailer or RV and looking to give back to parks? We are looking for dedicated Camp Hosts to support campsite and parks operations at various locations throughout the county. Minimum service is 20 hours per week in customer service, parks beautification, and event support. Learn more and apply here.
SCC Parks Milestones
Since the first County parkland was acquired in 1924, the Santa Clara County Parks system has grown to include 28 regional parks encompassing over 52,000 acres of land. We at Santa Clara County Parks are committed to balancing the need for public use of parks and recreational lands with preserving the natural beauty of our area, including wildlife refuges and historic sites.