1. For Some Peace and Quiet - Unwind from all of the holiday cooking, shopping and celebrating with some peace and quiet outdoors.
2. To Enjoy the Views - Explore the diverse landscapes of the Irvine Ranch Natural Landmarks! From the breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean to the mountain views seen from the canyons, there are plenty of incredible sights to see.
4. To Spend Time with the People You Love - There is no better way to spend quality time with family and friends than exploring nature together! Bring your loved ones along for a fun, outdoor adventure.
5. For Great Photo Ops and Memories - Create special memories with family and friends while adventuring through the Landmarks. Don’t forget your camera to capture photos of your outdoor trek!
Begin the new year with an adventure at Wilderness Access Day in Black Star Canyon on Saturday, January 4 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Regardless of your level of fitness experience, visitors can explore the local plant communities and beautiful scenery in easy 30-minute walks or take in 7+ miles in a strong cardio trek. Irvine Ranch Conservancy, along with OC Parks, City of Irvine and the City of Newport Beach, offer various activities for the public to enjoy including biking, hiking, equestrian and restoration programs. There are also several parks open daily for the public to visit.
Enjoy the fresh air and exercise on the Irvine Ranch Natural Landmarks with friends and family during the winter season and beyond! Most activities are free with required pre-registration, which closes at 4 p.m. the day prior to the event. Minors ages 18 and younger must be accompanied by a parent or adult guardian. For a full list of activities and other programs, visit LetsGoOutside.org.