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Outdoors

A Walk in the Park

May 2, 2018

A Walk in the Park

Irvine’s 260+ parks make it one of America’s greenest cities — and they make a walk in the park easy and fun. Use this first-ever comprehensive parks guide to discover them yourself.

‘Open space makes a city great’

Apr 29, 2018

‘Open space makes a city great’

On the stunning morning of April 14, residents gathered at Quail Hill to celebrate two open space milestones in Irvine’s long history of preservation.

Kids Spring into Earth Day

Apr 23, 2018

Kids Spring into Earth Day

There’s nothing like a picture-perfect Earth Day weekend to let nature work its magic on a group of wide-eyed children.

2018: The year of open space

Mar 20, 2018

2018: The year of open space

It’s the year of open space in Irvine — 2018 marks the anniversaries of two major milestones in the city’s history of natural open space preservation and stewardship.

Old road reborn as wilderness trail

Mar 19, 2018

Old road reborn as wilderness trail

On The Irvine Ranch, outdoor enthusiasts can venture deep into the preserved open spaces along beautiful single-track trails that began life as back-country roads once patrolled by ranch hands in pickup trucks.

Catching air at Irvine’s skate park

Feb 17, 2018

Catching air at Irvine’s skate park

Tucked away in the corner of Irvine’s Harvard Park is a concrete paradise where friends and fans watch skaters launch stylishly into the air and effortlessly soar over a concrete pyramid.

Largest Urban Open Space Network in America

Jan 17, 2018

Largest Urban Open Space Network in America

Led by Irvine Company Chairman Donald Bren, more than 57,000 acres of open space—approximately 60% of the historic 93,000-acre Irvine Ranch—has been set aside forever as open space and parklands.