Welcome to Santa Clara County's Parks For Life Challenge. The Parks For Life Challenge is a FREE game that is hosted by the Santa Clara County Parks and Recreation Department to help you and your friends and family get outside and engage in healthy activities in our lovely 48,000 acre park system. Teams of 2 to 3 players sign up, and then choose to participate in outdoor adventures in any one of our 28 regional parks. Document your adventures by posting photos or videos on your social media sites to compete for awesome prizes.

2016 Prizes Your team could win GREAT PRIZES, while having fun outdoors.

Season Grand Prizes and Weekly Benchmark Challenge prizes from REI, GoPro Sports Basement, Cinelux Theatres and Santa Clara County Parks will be awarded to teams that compete!
Our full list of prizes will be announced here on April 1st!

To see a full list of prizes and their descriptions, CLICK HERE.

Latest Buzz

  • Benchmark 12!

    Hello Teams! Benchmark #12 is our WILDLIFE PHOTO CONTEST! It is time to submit your favorite wildlife photo! Please email your 1 photo, taken by your team, by midnight on Sunday July 24th to ...
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  • The Winner of Benchmark Challenge #11!

    Happy Monday Teams! We have a winner for Benchmark Challenge #11! Congrats to Team I think I Can! You have won a REI double wall pint, Flash 22 pack, and day hiker first aid kit (an $83 value)! Thank you to all the teams ...
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Here is a quick video on how to play the game

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