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


Membership Info

Wave Newsletter

Our Heritage

Honorary Ranger Awards

Related Park Links/ Ikh Nart

150th Anniversary Website


Retirement Watch

Retirees Rendezvous

Contact Us / Board Members

Const, Bylaws, Minutes, etc.

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

Fall 2014, 4th Quarter 2014 Issue
The Yosemite Grant Accepted - 1864

Issued October 28, 2014

Event includes the Annual PRAC Membership Meeting

2015 California Parks Training and Conference
To be held in San Diego, March 2 to 4, 2015, DoubleTree Hotel

More Details Coming Soon! Early Info HERE

Event Photo Gallery
22nd Annual Retirees Rendezvous - See Photo Gallery HERE

Held at Pfeiffer Big Sur, October 7 -9, 2014

NOTE: 2015 Retirees Rendezvous event to also be held at Pfeiffer Big Sur - DETAILS HERE

CSPRAnet to Launch in November
Communication Tool for CSPRA Members Approved

Download Advance Details HERE. Action soon on the forum and how to join!
Plus CSPRA launches online payment using PayPal and Credit Cards

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.

Archive of Earlier Posted Opportunities,
News, Issues, Articles & Board Positions

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