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UCSC's McHenry Library Maps Collection has a collection of aerial photographs of Santa Cruz County from the 1920's on. They ... [Read more]

The Banana Slug, native to the Northwest, can grow to a length of 8 inches, with a few giants reaching ... [Read more]

For ordinances concerning nudity on city beaches, contact the city police department. For county beaches, call the sheriff's office. For ... [Read more]

Here is a list of beaches in the Santa Cruz County area.

BeachCityPhone
Capitola BeachCapitola475-6522
Davenport Landing Beach AccessDavenport454-7956
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The current Santa Cruz County Bikeways map can be downloaded from the Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (SCCRTC) website. ... [Read more]

On May 14, 1903, Sarah Agnes Cowell, the youngest daughter of Henry Cowell, was killed in a buggy accident at ... [Read more]

On Location in Santa Cruz County is an extensive list of films shot entirely or partially in Santa Cruz County. ... [Read more]

The County flag was designed by Ed Penniman, a Soquel resident. In describing the symbolism of the flag design, Mr. ... [Read more]

Mount Bielawski is the highest point in Santa Cruz County with an elevation of 3,231 feet. It is located on ... [Read more]

The summit of the stretch of Highway 17 that passes through the Santa Cruz Mountains is called Patchen Pass. The ... [Read more]

The Santa Cruz County Association of Realtors offers local housing market statistics from 1996 to the current month.

Up-to-date local ... [Read more]