8:00 AMThursday Morning Trek: Limestone Canyon and Dripping SpringsThis week on the Irvine Ranch Open Space, we'll hike in Limestone Canyon to Dripping Springs. The hike is a 7-mile loop hike which includes some hills and descents. Hikers can also enjoy panoramic views of the wildlands from East Loma.
Ages 12 and up; minors must be accompanied by an adult.
November 6, 2018
2018-19 Trout Stocking Schedule by WeekUpcoming trout stocking schedules by week for Carbon Canyon, Craig, Clark, Tri-City, Irvine, Laguna Niguel, Mile Square and Yorba regional parks.
More specific dates are not given to avoid focusing excess fishing activity immediately after a plant.
November 2, 2018
NATIONAL PARK SERVICE AWARDS OC PARKS WITH GRANT TO RESTORE AN AMERICAN TREASURECongress through the National Park Service, Department of Interior, selected OC Parks as a grant recipient to “Save America’s Treasures.” The National Park Service, in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services, the National Endowment for the Humanities and the National Endowment for the Arts, provided $4.8 million in grants awarded to 16 projects in 12 states, supporting the preservation of nationally significant historic properties and collections throughout the country.
October 31, 2018
Black Star Canyon Road Restricted Parking ZonesThe County Board of Supervisors approved the following two recommendations - 1. No Parking Zone / Tow Away Zone near the Black Star Canyon Access Gate and 2. No Parking Zone along Black Star Canyon Road between 10 pm - 4pm. See PDF for more information. (
View PDF )
October 25, 2018
Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park Post-Fire Burn Area ProtectionOC Public Works, in collaboration with OC Parks, will implement erosion and sediment control measures at various locations throughout the park beginning in early November. View the PDF to learn more. (
View PDF )
Making Orange County a safe, healthy, and fulfilling place to live, work, and play, today and for generations to come, by providing outstanding, cost-effective regional public services.
You Are Now Leaving the County of Orange Official Portal