Category Archives: Felton Grove Auto Camp

Felton Grove Resort: 1937 New Resort Opens

Previously called Felton Grove Auto Camp, the name changes in 1937 to Felton Grove Resort after over $20,000 in improvements: Ad In Santa Cruz Evening News, May, 1937: 1937 Postcard, photo of entrance to the new Felton Grove Resort:  

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Felton Grove Auto Camp: 1920’s

Anyone catch the typo in the article above?

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Felton Grove Auto Camp: “Opening Soon” 1922 Article

Feb. 16, 1922 Santa Cruz Evening News article announcing the opening soon of the newly named Felton Grove Auto Camp. Courtesy Randall Brown:    

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Felton Grove Auto Camp: Opens in 1922

Perfect description of the Felton Grove Auto Camp when it opened in the spring of 1922. The 16 acres being what is now the neighborhood subdivision of Felton Grove, the other 5 acres being what’s now the Felton Bible Church … Continue reading

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Felton Grove: 1926 Easter

Here’s a taste of Easter at Felton Grove in 1926: Felton Grove Auto Camp Photo, 1925:  

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Felton: New Display at Felton Bridge Park Kiosk

Check it out. Old photos or items of interest wanted for future displays. I’m still working on the final list of original volunteers from 1993 who helped make the park a reality. I hope you enjoy the new photo display! … Continue reading

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Felton Grove Auto Camp: 1922

Newspaper Archive, March 11, 1922 Sentinel: (Courtesy of Randall Brown) Felton Camp Ground Getting In Shape The work on Felton camp grounds is progressing rapidly under the supervision of Mr. Rice and partner, with a company to back them. The … Continue reading

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Dance Hall: 1930’s + 40’s Photo Series

1937 Entrance to Felton Grove and Dance Hall, Courtesy of Ronnie Trubek. 

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Felton Grove Auto Camp: 1925

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Felton Grove: 1920’s + 30’s Ad Series

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Felton Grove Auto Camp: 1924

Many thanks to Randall Brown, Felton Historian, for this 1924 Felton Grove Auto Camp ad. It’s one of the best I’ve seen. I’m including in this post several photos to show a taste of life at the Auto Camp, circa … Continue reading

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Felton Grove Auto Camp: 1932 ad

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Felton Grove Auto Camp: 1932 Ad

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Felton Grove Auto Camp: June 1933

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Newspaper: 1931 Felton Grove

Sentinel May 21, 1931: Five hundred fifty Moose, members of the different lodges, patronized the picnic and barbeque at the Felton Grove last Sunday. Sentinel May 24, 1931: Gwendolyn Beaver*, who is a student at the University of California and … Continue reading

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