Welcome to the California State Park Rangers Association
Park Protection & Professionalism for Over 5 Decades
Welcome to CSPRA

Who we are . . .CSPRA is an organization of park professionals dedicated to advancement of the highest principles of public service, established to support and preserve California State Parks for present and future generations. For over 50 Years, CSPRA has been the professional organization that truly cares first about protecting and preserving the values of California's State Park System. CSPRA is the organization for every State Park Professional.

What we do . . .
Provide exchange of professional thought; Defend State Park System integrity; Support quality Department effort; Sponsor professional training; Comment and make recommendations on California park management issues.

President's Message

150th Anniversary Website


Membership Info

Board Minutes 2013

Wave Newsletter

Our Heritage

Honorary Ranger Awards

Governance Const. & Bylaws

Related Park Links/ Ikh Nart

GrayBears List Server

Retirement Watch

Retirees Rendezvous

Contact Us/ Board Contacts

Read More Detail on Current CSPRA News, Events, Issues & Board Actions

2014 Retirees Rendezvous

October 7 - 9 on the Big Sur Coast
will include a CSPRA Officers Nomination Committee Meeting, 10/9 at 11 AM

Retiree Shirts, Hats, Bags, Mugs, etc. Available Online

2015 California Parks Training Conference

To Be Held In San Diego
March 2 to 4, 2015

See Larger Save the Date Poster
Details to Follow Here Soon

CSPRA's 50th Anniversary Book Online

Download a PDF copy of CSPRA's 50-year History, HERE.

The CSPRA 50th publication team included co-editors Patricia Clark-Gray, Historian, and Janet Carle, "Wave" Newsletter editor with help from Dave Carle, John Mott, Mike Lynch, Cindi Whitehead, Nina Gordon and Jeff Price.

The 56-page, 4.2MB PDF book includes CSPRA Honorary State Park Rangers, articles by Doug Bryce, Kirk Wallace, Mike Lynch, Dave Carle, Janet Carle, Paula Peterson, Bud Getty, Denzil Verardo, Patricia Clark-Gray and Donna Pozzi. Plus organization accomplishments, comments from past and the current CSPRA President, with many pages of photos. Printed versions are available for sale, and were given to all those attending the 50-Year Yosemite Valley event held in March 2014.

CSPRA's 50 Year Photo Gallery Online

View snapshots from CSPRA's 50-year History, HERE.

John Mott and Jeff Price developed an online photo gallery reviewing 5 decades of CSPRA history and included snapshots from the March 2014 celebration event of 150 years of California Park History at Yosemite.

CSPRA Wave Newsletter

Spring 2014, 2nd Quarter 2014 Issue
150 Years of Park Heritage

Issued April 12, 2014

2015 California Parks Training

To be held in San Diego, March 2 to 4, 2015, DoubleTree Hotel

View larger "Save this Date" Reminder ~ More Details Coming Soon!

Annual Member Meeting & CSPRA General Executive Council
Yosemite State Park Commemorative Poster $10

You too can have a copy of the fine 24" x 24" commemorative poster provided to participants at the 50th CSPRA and 150th Parks Anniversary in Yosemite in March 2014.

For quick order information see POSTER ORDERS
Limited supply so order now.

California State Parks Anniversary Committee
150th Anniversary Patches, Coins & Memorabilia

See the CSPAC Website for order form and to view unique commemorative patches, coins, badges, publications and other 150th merchandise offered by CSPAC.

Collectibles from March 2014 Parks 150th &
CSPRA's 50th Anniversary

Read Details HERE

Archive of Earlier Posted Opportunities,
News, Issues & Positions

Contact CSPRA - Executive Manager, Allison Pedley, P.O. Box 10606, Truckee CA 96162, (530) 550-1268
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