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A gateway to the Santa Cruz Mountains

Scotts Valley Events

The Art & Wine Festival is a lively celebration of local artists

Scotts Valley

A small suburban community with a proud link to the past

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Scotts Valley

A gateway to high tech and natural wonders, Scotts Valley is just 30 minutes from San Jose's Silicon Valley and six miles from beautiful Santa Cruz beaches. Framed by coastal redwoods amid the Santa Cruz Mountains, Scotts Valley offers the ideal mix of business and pleasure. Hit the nearby trails of Henry Cowell and Big Basin Redwoods State Parks. Scotts Valley delivers an impressive Fourth of July celebration and the Scotts Valley Art & Wine Festival is a lively celebration of local vintages and artists. Read more...

Kayak Connection

Kayak tours & rentals daily, beginners welcome!

Comfort Inn - Santa Cruz

Stained glass windows & over-sized spas available.

Edgewater Beach Inn & Suites

Across from beach & wharf, beautiful gardens.

Gayle's Bakery & Rosticceria

Delicious desserts, pastries, salads, sandwiches & more


Farmer's Market Pop-Up Breakfast in Scotts Valley Features Organic Fare

Friends and family can sit down at long tables to enjoy a meal of fresh, simple cuisine...




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Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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