Donner Memorial State Park

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Tahoe State Recreation Area

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Sugar Pine Point State Park

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D.L. Bliss State Park

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Emerald Bay State Park

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Washoe Meadows State Park

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The Sierra State Parks Foundation is….

We are your local Tahoe-Truckee State Parks advocate. Our mission is to provide critically needed financial and professional support to the Lake Tahoe-Truckee region state parks for education, interpretation, restoration, and cultural and environmental preservation consistent with the mission of California State Parks.

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NEWS FROM THE FOUNDATION

Our staff and volunteers have worked tirelessly since 1974 to support of Tahoe/Truckee area California State Parks by providing volunteer opportunities, funding restoration and maintenance projects, enabling education and interpretive programming and advocating for funding of our parks. Your help is needed to keep the wheels turning today and for years to come.
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VISITOR CENTER FAQs

The Donner State Park Visitor Center is slated to open in spring of 2015. Here are some FAQs about the importance of this project and how funding is used.
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Where Your Donation Goes

Donations and store profits go to the Sierra State Parks Foundation to support programs such as:

  • Education
  • Interpretation (cultural and environmental education)
  • Restoration and preservation of historic buildings
  • Visitor services staffing