August 27, 2016
6:00 AMIntermediate Bike Ride: Shoestring Canyon, Loma Ridge, to the Back Side of The Sinks

Join a strenuous, extremely challenging early morning mountain bike ride through Limestone Canyon Nature Preserve. Riders will visit the East Sinks Viewing Deck and gain beautiful vistas of Agua Chinon Canyon and beyond.

  • Pre-registration is required.
  • Driving directions will be provided after registration.
  • For more events in Limestone Canyon, click here.
August 27, 2016
8:00 AMAnimal Tracking in Fremont Canyon

Search for evidence that animals leave behind in nature while gaining basic tracking techniques in Fremont Canyon Nature Preserve. This program is focused for older children and adults.

  • Pre-registration is required.
  • Driving directions are provided after registering.
  • For more events in Fremont Canyon, click here.
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News ImageAugust 5, 2016  Exhibit: The Endless Summer

With over 100 items from the legendary 1964 documentary – including Bruce Brown’s cameras, tape recorder, projector, editing table, Robert August’s passport, matching trunks and jacket, original photos and sketches, and foreign and domestic movie posters – this exhibit at the Old Orange County Courthouse is the definitive collection associated with surfing’s most iconic movie.

Also, enjoy a screening of the movie at Salt Creek Beach Aug. 20.

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July 13, 2016  Awma Road Open to Two-Way Traffic Beginning July 18

Beginning July 18, 2016, Awma Road will be open to two-way traffic, and all vehicles parking at Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park must enter and exit from Alicia Parkway.

Awma Road vehicle traffic will have access to the park and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints at 28291 Alicia Parkway. Vehicle traffic will not be able to access the parking lot or church through Wood Canyon Drive and Knollwood.

A gate on Awma Road at Knollwood will allow through traffic for pedestrians, bicycles and emergency vehicles only.

July 12, 2016  The Good Dinosaur Movie Nights

Take your pick for an outdoor movie this weekend. Both events start at 7 p.m.

  • Friday, July 15 at Mason Regional Park in Irvine
  • Saturday, July 16 at Carbon Canyon Regional Park in Brea
June 15, 2016  OC Parks Spring Fish Stocking Schedule by WeekSummer catfish stocking schedules by week for Craig, Clark, Laguna Niguel and Mile Square Regional Parks.

More specific dates are not given to avoid focusing excess fishing activity immediately after a plant.