Raise your heart rate and your spirits on this difficult, strenuous and fast-paced 4.8-mile hike (400-foot elevation gain) over very steep, uneven terrain with Laguna Canyon Foundation volunteers. This is a fitness hike. Please be sure you can maintain a 19-minute mile pace. Please arrive 15 minutes early.
Ages 15 and up.
Laguna Coast Wilderness Park, Little Sycamore Canyon Staging Area/Nix Nature Center (west side of Laguna Canyon Road/SR-133, approximately 3.5 miles south of I-5/405).
November 19, 2018
Irvine Park Railroad Christmas TrainCome with family and friends and take this enchanting night ride through historic Irvine Regional Park to meet Santa Claus. The train will depart from the brightly-lit train station and drop passengers off at the North Pole. Tickets must be purchased online in advance.
November 6, 2018
2018-19 Trout Stocking Schedule by WeekUpcoming trout stocking schedules by week for Carbon Canyon, Craig, Clark, Tri-City, Irvine, Laguna Niguel, Mile Square and Yorba regional parks.
More specific dates are not given to avoid focusing excess fishing activity immediately after a plant.
November 2, 2018
NATIONAL PARK SERVICE AWARDS OC PARKS WITH GRANT TO RESTORE AN AMERICAN TREASURECongress through the National Park Service, Department of Interior, selected OC Parks as a grant recipient to “Save America’s Treasures.” The National Park Service, in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services, the National Endowment for the Humanities and the National Endowment for the Arts, provided $4.8 million in grants awarded to 16 projects in 12 states, supporting the preservation of nationally significant historic properties and collections throughout the country.
October 31, 2018
Black Star Canyon Road Restricted Parking ZonesThe County Board of Supervisors approved the following two recommendations - 1. No Parking Zone / Tow Away Zone near the Black Star Canyon Access Gate and 2. No Parking Zone along Black Star Canyon Road between 10 pm - 4pm. See PDF for more information. (
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