Irvine offers a surprising find: 300 acres of freshwater marsh and 12 miles of trails in the heart of the city.
Located in the Laguna Coast Wilderness Park, Barbara’s Lake is the only natural lake in Orange County. Round-trip from Nix Nature Center on Laguna Canyon Road is about 1.5 miles along Mary’s Trail into Little Sycamore Canyon.
Tomato Springs Trail, in the Village of Portola Springs, is an easy hike, and it’s a perfect spot to watch the sun set.
It’s a December phenomenon all of us should experience – watching up to 35,000 birds gather at Upper Newport Bay. The bay is one of…
The nonprofit Irvine Ranch Conservancy is seeking donations to help restore land damaged by the recent Silverado fire. Donations will repair damaged facilities like IRC’s…
The Manasseros, whose Irvine farm dates back to 1976, are part of an agricultural tradition that dates back to the 1800’s.
CALIFORNIA’S NO. 1 PARK SYSTEM might not have been. In the late 1950s, L.A. County’s unbridled growth was headed for The Irvine Ranch. Instead of…
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