Mason Lake is considered one of the best model sailboat lakes in America.
The affable running coach barks the order to his dozen young charges, all members of OC GRIT, Irvine’s only youth running club for track and cross-country competitions.
I was focusing on each step, not the hill before me. How much farther, I wondered, feeling the strain on my hamstrings.
Bird lovers should tune into their computer or smartphone on Nov. 20 to catch a glimpse of more than 150 migratory birds that visit Irvine.…
There are hidden gems in Orange County you cannot discover just driving on city streets.
As her sneakers made soft crunching sounds on the wilderness trail located just a few minutes from the noise and distractions of city life, the 9-year-old girl quietly took in the world around her.
In an age when kids entertainment is becoming more and more high-tech, Northwood’s Castle Park is a refreshing reminder of a simpler time when creativity was king and imagination ruled.
Vicki Billings is a volunteer with the Irvine Ranch Conservancy (IRC), which offers hikes and other programs on much of the 57,000 acres of open space on the Irvine Ranch.
I’ve had the good fortune to give dozens of tours to residents, students and industry professionals wishing to learn more about Irvine’s trees and landscapes.
“It’s a challenging day for a hike.” That’s what our docent told us before we took off on a 3-mile trek. Indeed, the temperature was…