2013 Fire Restirctions
Due to high fire danger, fire and smoking restrictions are now in effect on all National Park Service land in the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area. For details, please download the public notice or call 805-370-2301. More »
Update on Park Closures
All NPS trails are open at Rancho Sierra Vista/Satwiwa! Currently, this park site is only open sunrise to sunset.
High School Internships
Brand New Position For High School Students!!!
High School students can get experience at possible careers and can enhance their college applications by interning 4 or more hours per week, High school students must have their own transportation to and from the work site.
High School student intern positions:
Rancho Sierra Vista/Satwiwa Culture Center Intern - Apply in August for September
Information Technology Intern - closed
Application instructions for high school students:
Apply via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with position wanted and your available days. Your e-mail should include your grade level and high school, whether you have future career goals now, and what they might be, what are your interests and any volunteer experience you have had that might be related to this position.
Did You Know?
At the geographical center of Los Angeles is a national park site. At Franklin Canyon Ranch in Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, you can see cityscapes and natural views. The recreation area extendes in an east-west direction running through the heart of the city.