Challenge Yourself to Read More!

Challenge Yourself to Read More!

Challenging yourself to read more is one of the best (and easiest) resolutions you can make for the new year! Whether you’re into fact, fiction, adventure, comedy, or fantasy, reading now is a great way to establish a hobby that will last you throughout the year.

Docent Spotlight: The Ortega Family

Docent Spotlight: The Ortega Family

The Ortega Family – Sara (left), Audrey (center left), Laura (center right), and Ayrton (right) – are relatively new docents at Sutter’s Fort SHP. Together they have accumulated over 250 hours of volunteer service to the park, with each contributing 60 hours or more! Get to know more about your docents and volunteers at Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park…

Light Art Grand Tour USA

Light Art Grand Tour USA

We were thrilled to have thousands of people join us and California State Parks to see Sutter’s Fort in a new light when renowned Swiss light artist, Gerry Hofstetter, illuminated Sutter’s Fort as part of his multi-year, 50 state tour. Sutter’s Fort...

Membership Changes

We have been working hard to strengthen our membership program, which is one way that you can support our daily efforts at Sutter’s Fort Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park. Check out what changes are in store for the new year…

Docent Spotlight: Joe Waltz

Docent Spotlight: Joe Waltz

Joe Waltz (also known as Captain Sutter) has been a long-time docent at Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park. His outstanding volunteer service recently award him the Volunteer Medallion – the highest level award given by California State Parks. Get to know more about your docents and volunteers at Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park…