Serving Our Community

Turtle Bay Exploration Park is a fun, non-profit 300-acre gathering place featuring the Sundial Bridge, a museum, forestry & wildlife center, arboretum and botanical gardens.   At the gateway to the Sacramento River Trails, Turtle Bay celebrates far Northern California as part of the world we share.

Download the Park's 2014 Quick Reference Sheet

MISSION statement

To inspire wonder, exploration, and appreciation of our world.

vision statement

We envision Turtle Bay Exploration Park as a vibrant gathering place where our community is strengthened through education, cultural engagement and economic growth.

core values

Free Days at the Park

Turtle Bay offers several free opportunities to attend the Park, with the help of generous sponsors.

discount days at the park

Turtle Bay is excited to roll out two discounts days a month beginning in May 2014.

Partners in the Community

Turtle Bay works in partnership throughout Redding and the North State to increase awareness of the education and well-being of children, healthy lifestyles, sustainability and cultural enrichment. Here are just a few of the ways we're partnering with others to serve the area: