Founders’ Day 2017 at Big Basin Redwood State Park

Members of the Sempervirens Club in 1900.

Celebrate the wild heritage of Big Basin Redwoods State Park and Sempervirens Fund with a melodrama, historic hikes and games for kids as we honor the visionaries, valued workers and visitors that have shaped the character of Big Basin over the past 117 years. Revel in the beauty of the majestic old growth redwoods that inspired the the modern conservation movement in California.

What: Founders’ Day 2017.
When: Noon to 4 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 2.
Where: Rancho del Oso Nature and History Center is located 17 miles north of Santa Cruz, at 3600 Highway 1 in Davenport.
Information: 831-427-2288 or