Present: Adventure Gift Store™

Present is an Adventure Gift Store™ in the heart of the Santa Cruz Mountains, established in November 2020.

Located in downtown Boulder Creek, California, our small town shop offers local gifts & information, souvenirs for the area's outdoors and additional apparel, accessories, stickers, stationery, and home & travel goods that promote environmental sustainability, equity, conscious living and our community.

Present: Adventure Gift Store™ and many incredible redwood open spaces are less than one hour drive from San Jose and Silicon Valley and on the way to Santa Cruz. If you're in the San Francisco Bay Area, take one of America’s best day trips + explore the great outdoors. Stop by for a unique treat, local recommendation or quick soul refuel mid-adventure.

Note: Big Basin opens 7/22/22 but requires reservations .. Research local covid restrictions before heading out + please follow all travel and park guidelines.

Safety first!

Blue cloudy skies over forested mountain scene in the Santa Cruz Mountains

Spread Earth Love

Present's mission is ultimately to inspire more earth love in order to fuel 30x30. We believe that the more time folks spend outdoors, the more folks will care + take action about our earth crisis. Nature nurtures (if we let her!) so let's nurture Nature. As a direct contribution, we aim to donate 30% of all profits to partner organizations.

In order to be truly successful in this effort though, we need to help remove barriers, become boundary spanners, and promote equity, indigenous rights, small business, outdoor activity, and conscious living. Read more..

  • Cloudy day in downtown Boulder Creek, California with a motorcycle rider driving past Johnnie's Market
  • Storefront of Present: Adventure Gift Store in downtown Boulder Creek, California
  • Sunrise looking South on Highway 9 in downtown Boulder Creek, California
Boulder Creek Present storefront

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2023 Storefront Seasonal Schedule
• February thru April: Open 2nd Full Weekend of every month
• May thru July: Open Wednesdays - Sundays
• August thru October: Open 1st Full Weekend of every month + Halloween Weekend
• November + December: Open Wednesdays - Sundays (thru 12/23)
🌐 Limited online shopping anytime > we reserve over half of our inventory and some special in-store goods for our brick & mortar only so shopping IRL is recommended if possible. Reach out anytime if you have questions about item availability in store.

Limited private shopping appointments also available!

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