Upstream of the Carbon Canyon Dam lies 124-acre Carbon Canyon Regional Park. Sixty acres are developed, offering large, grassy areas for picnicking, sports facilities that include backstops and lighted tennis courts, and a 4-acre lake with two piers for fishing. The undeveloped area features a trail that leads to Orange County's only grove of redwoods; 3 acres of majestic Coastal Redwoods (Sequoia sempervirens).

Park Hours: Fall - Winter Hours, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. PST 
Park Hours: Spring - Summer Hours, 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. PDT 
Office Hours:  Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Parking fees: $3 per vehicle entry Monday - Friday; $5 Saturday - Sunday; Higher for some holidays and events (Fee Information)

Programs

Carbon Canyon Regional Park grassy field with mostly sunny skies

Naturalist-guided tours and group talks are offered throughout the year by appointment through the park office. A 1.1 mile long nature trail to the park's beautiful Redwood Grove offers a special feature for adventuresome hikers, bird watchers and other amateur naturalists. A trail guide is available at the park office for self-guided nature walks.

Location Amenities
Ampitheather
Ball Fields
Barbeques
Bike Trails
Bird Watching
Dogs Permitted on leashes
Equestrian Trails
Fishing
Hiking Trails
Historic Dam
Nature Center
Picnic Areas
Picnic areas (tables, restrooms)
Picnic shelters for reservation
Playgrounds
Shelters
Tennis Courts
Volleyball Courts
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