The Friends of the San Jacinto Mountain County Parks is a member supported non-profit organization based at the Idyllwild Park Nature Center and dedicated to supporting the work of the Riverside County Regional Parks & Open Space District.
The Friends make possible a great variety of cultural and natural history interpretive programs, new exhibits, wildlife observation, facilities, equipment and resources to help children and adults gain appreciation and enjoyment of the San Jacinto Mountains. Benefits of membership include the satisfaction of helping the Nature Center teach people from all over the world about our beautiful and fragile mountains, free admission for members and their families (with Family Membership) to the Nature Center and all programs & events, invitations to the Friends’ semi-annual potluck dinner and monthly board meetings, a 10% discount on all items in the Nature Shop, and biannual subscription to the Taquitz Telegram newsletter. All memberships are tax deductible.
Becoming a Member
Yearly Membership Levels Basic Categories
Family – $30.00
1. Contributing – $50.00
2. Supporting – $100.00
3. Sponsoring – $250.00
4. Sustaining – $500.00
Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of the Friends.