Winter 2023 News
Latest happenings in and around China Camp State Park
Celebrating 10 years together
Friends of China Camp proudly marks its 10th anniversary as park operator with a waterfront dinner and special speakers.
E-bike do’s and don’ts at China Camp
Find out which models can—and can’t—be used at China Camp, and how to keep yourself and others safe.
China Camp Champion
Volunteer spotlight: Georgette Dahlka
Our park has a treasure in Georgette Dahlka, an original China Camp resident and enduring volunteer.
Nature notes: winter’s treasures
Winter rains have arrived and China Camp is bursting with life. Grab your raincoat, lace up your boots, and go explore.
Rules aim to curb long-term “anchor-outs”
A crack-down on unregulated anchor-outs is in the works at China Camp. Find out what’s being done to keep the park safe.
Massive machine grinds through the park
Special crews have been using impressive machinery to remove fuels and improve access in the event of wildfire.
FOCC Board of Directors
What makes our board special
Find out how varied expertise, skills, and interests make our volunteer board members important assets in running the park.
Tracking sudden oak death
Scientists are using bay laurel leaves to follow the activity and spread of this deadly disease. Here’s the latest news.
Steve Deering, a true park champion
We are sad to share that one of our founding board members and a dedicated volunteer passed away unexpectedly this winter.