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Your Summer Go-Outside-And-Play-Guide

Jun 25, 2018

Your Summer Go-Outside-And-Play-Guide

One of my favorite things about Irvine is how much nature we have right outside our door. We’re talking 260 parks and 16,000 acres of open space.

A walking tour of the JEFFREY OPEN SPACE TRAIL

May 23, 2018

A walking tour of the JEFFREY OPEN SPACE TRAIL

What makes a park special? I never really thought about it much until I stepped onto the Jeffrey Open Space Trail last week. Now I know. It’s a place that pulls you into another world — filled with natural and man-made beauty.

Come on out and play

May 23, 2018

Come on out and play

The Jeffrey Open Space Trail is really a 76-acre linear park filled with surprises. The trail winds through meadows, tunnels and tree-lined stretches that offer 3.5 miles of uninterrupted beauty, nature and, at times, art and history.

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.