IRVINE

Outdoors

327 species of birds, and counting

Mar 30, 2020

327 species of birds, and counting

On a Friday morning in early March, I visited the San Joaquin Wildlife Sanctuary in Irvine to look for birds. “This is a hot spot,”…

A beautiful canvas

Mar 2, 2020

A beautiful canvas

Plein-air painters capture the beauty of The Irvine Ranch’s 57,500 acres of preserved open space.

Protecting the land

Feb 3, 2020

Protecting the land

Innovative ideas are helping to conserve open spaces for future generations.

Sustainable orchards

Feb 3, 2020

Sustainable orchards

Irvine’s avocado groves are rooted in the city’s agricultural history and are among the most sustainable in America.

From mountains to sea

Nov 27, 2019

From mountains to sea

Here are our top seven destination hikes to experience the natural beauty of The Irvine Ranch.

Irvine’s ‘Grand Canyon’

Nov 3, 2019

Irvine’s ‘Grand Canyon’

The 20-million-year-old, red-sandstone cliffs of Limestone Canyon are a natural wonder right in Irvine’s backyard.