Santa Cruz, California
Available soon: a peaceful memorial forest nestled in the Santa Cruz mountains.
Learn how you can reserve your tree.
Available soon: a peaceful memorial forest
nestled in the Santa Cruz mountains.
Learn how you can reserve your tree.
Gain access to this exclusive redwood forest
Place your deposit this fall to enjoy these benefits:
Secure $1,500 off your tree
A fully refundable $95 deposit unlocks a $1,500 credit towards your tree.
Exclusive access
With a highly limited inventory, guarantee your spot in the forest before it sells out.
Your pick of trees
Choose your memorial tree from a selection of majestic redwoods, tanoaks, madrones, and more.
Return to the earth naturally in an iconic coastal California forest
What makes our Santa Cruz Forest special:
  • 84 acres of pristine redwood forest land
  • Nestled deep in the mountains, yet a convenient drive from San Jose
  • Home to a spring-fed pond and an array of songbirds, owls, newts, and other native wildlife
What’s offered in Santa Cruz
A protected forest tucked away in the mountains
Pure mountain air, elevations featuring seasonal streams that flow to the Soquel Creek, and abundant redwoods and twisting madrones make this coastal forest a perfect pick for California nature lovers.
A beautiful place for your memorial
Select your spot near a peaceful pond or deep in the forest with light filtering through the canopy. This forest features elevated areas for those who prefer quiet privacy. Others may opt for a place near a clearing or along the trail, where they’ll greet visitors to the forest.
A private place for your loved ones to visit
With only an exclusive section of the forest used for memorials, visitors are ensured premium privacy. Your choice helps us practice restoration forestry and conserve the wider forest for generations.
How it works
Get to know us
Let us introduce ourselves and answer your questions. Learn about how we maintain our forests or how we help with personalized planning.
Tour a forest
Experience the sights and sounds of our forest and learn what makes each section unique. Tour online from the comfort of home.
Gather your loved ones
When it’s time, your ashes are mixed with soil and returned to the base of your tree during a personalized memorial ceremony.
Leave a legacy
Give your loved ones a beautiful place to remember you and help protect a forest for future generations. Unburden them from planning for you by making your wishes known.
Ready to find your forever tree?
Place a fully refundable $95 deposit today.