State Parks

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Travel Guide To Colorado’s Great Sand Dunes

Head out for a vacation that will put you in the heart of America’s Great Sand Dunes. During your trip you can explore the country’s highest dunes, go hiking through diverse forests or splash around in local waterways.

04/09/2015

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State Parks Director Announces He’s Quitting After Just 19 Months On The Job

Jackson’s retirement from the $150,000-a-year position will take effect June 30.

05/21/2014

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Report: Top Calif. Parks Officials Kept $20M Hidden

Officials at the highest levels of the California Department of Parks and Recreation helped keep millions of dollars in money intended for state parks secret for more than a decade.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/04/2013

Santa Susana Pass State Historic Park

A Guide To LA County Historic State Parks

CA state parks are facing closures due to budget cuts. Here is a look at LA County’s State Historic Parks, including a few which may be forced to close for good on July 1st. Why not show them some love before you can’t anymore?

CBS Los Angeles–05/21/2012

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Plan To Close Some Calif. State Parks Hits A Snag

The current state plan to close 70 of California’s 278 state parks because of budget cuts has hit a snag.

05/28/2011