Ranger Reserves

Applications Now Being Accepted


OC Parks and the County of Orange Board of Supervisors established the Ranger Reserve program on May 5, 1987. Today the Ranger Reserve program has grown immensely.

The Ranger Reserves provide support for the park operations staff during holidays, weekends, events, public programs and facilitate the development and leading new programs.

OC Park's Ranger Reserve Program is the only reserve program of its kind in Southern California.

Thank you for your interest in the Ranger Reserve Program, currently we are accepting applications for our next training class, starting on March 12, 2014.

The training will be conducted on the following days in March and April, for a total of two months.  You must be able to attend all days of training.Monday and Wednesday nights from 6:30 to 10 p.m.
Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

If you are interested in the upcoming class, please
submit an application by February 21, 2014.  Once application is received you will be notified by email with the orientation and interview location and time.

Ranger Reserves 
(949) 923-3746
reserve.program@ocparks.com