Irvine at Its Best
Hiking, Biking, Outdoor Adventure & More!
If you love hiking, biking and outdoor adventure, Irvine might just become your new go-to destination for miles of trails through preserved open space and perfect weather for all-year outdoor enjoyment. Irvine also offers activities abound throughout the Villages of Irvine. From organized sports to community involvement, the resources listed here will help you take full advantage of all that your community has to offer.
Central Bark Dog Park
6405 Oak Canyon
Irvine, CA 92602
Phone: (949) 724-7740
2.8 acres of off-leash joy for pets of all ages and sizes. Open between 6:30 a.m. and 10 p.m.
Harvard Skate Park
14701 Harvard Ave.
Irvine, CA 92606
Phone: (949) 724-6830
Visit this 10,000 square-foot concrete skateboard park with bowl, rails, fun box and street obstacles.
Irvine Park Railroad
1 Irvine Park Road
Irvine, CA 92869
Phone: (714) 997-3968 A
1/3 scale train ride through scenic, historic Irvine Regional Park. Enjoy the park's many other activities including the Zoo, Wheel Fun Rentals® bike and paddle boat rentals, pony rides, hiking.
OC Hiking Club
2222 Michelson Drive Suite 2470
Irvine, CA 92612
Phone: (866) 596-4453
Largest hiking club in Orange County. Beginners to advanced, with over 100 family-style hikes per month. Connect with nature; hike coastal hills, forests, lakes, rivers, streams, waterfalls, deserts and mountain tops.
University of California, Irvine
Located just south of the corner of Campus Drive and Jamboree Road
Irvine, CA 92614
Phone: (949) 824-5833
The UCI Arboretum is a 12.5-acre botanic garden and research facility. The Arboretum provides an introduction to the unique flora of coastal California from Irvine south into Mexico, as well as other representative habitats within the California Floristic Province. There is also a strong emphasis on the plant communities that occur in the Irvine area, in addition to plants of southern Africa, particularly Aloes and South African bulb species.
Wheel Fun Rentals at Irvine Regional Park
1 Irvine Park Road Orange, CA 92689
Phone: (714) 997-3636
Wheel Fun Rentals® at Irvine Park offers bikes that can be rented in beautiful and historic Irvine Regional Park. Bikes available to rent include the surrey, double surrey, tandem bikes, kids bikes and more. Paddle boats also available for rent.