January 22, 2019
9:00 AMTuesday Morning Fitness Hike on Paved Hicks Haul RoadReady for a workout? Forget the gym for the day and head outside! Join us for an exhilarating morning fitness walk on the paved Hicks Haul Road. Ages 16 and up; minors must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required.
January 23, 2019
9:00 AMKeep It Wild

Join Laguna Canyon Foundation and OC Parks during our habitat restoration stewardship events in Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park as we learn and work together to create a healthier home for the native plants and wildlife that call this area their home. Depending on the time of year, volunteers will assist with various stewardship activities, including removal of non-native plants, seed collection, planting of native plants and/or trash pick-up along the creek.

  • No experience is necessary and all tools will be provided.
  • Please wear long pants, close toed shoes, sun protection and bring water.
  • Come out and join the team to help restore the wild lands we all enjoy!
  • Youth ages 16 and 17 are eligible to volunteer with parent permission. A form is required to be signed by their parent or guardian prior to starting the volunteer activities.
  • Youth under the age of 16 are not eligible to volunteer unless accompanied by an adult or guardian.
  • Forms available on this webpage as well.
  • For questions call: 949-497-8324.
  • We will be meeting at the Aliso Viejo Community Park on the opposite end of the middle school.
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November 6, 2018  2018-19 Trout Stocking Schedule by WeekUpcoming trout stocking schedules by week for Carbon Canyon, Craig, Clark, Tri-City, Irvine, Laguna Niguel, Mile Square and Yorba regional parks.

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

California fishing license required and all California Dept. of Fish and Wildlife rules apply. ( View PDF )

News ImageNovember 2, 2018  NATIONAL PARK SERVICE AWARDS OC PARKS WITH GRANT TO RESTORE AN AMERICAN TREASURECongress through the National Park Service, Department of Interior, selected OC Parks as a grant recipient to “Save America’s Treasures.” The National Park Service, in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services, the National Endowment for the Humanities and the National Endowment for the Arts, provided $4.8 million in grants awarded to 16 projects in 12 states, supporting the preservation of nationally significant historic properties and collections throughout the country.
News ImageOctober 31, 2018  Black Star Canyon Road Restricted Parking ZonesThe County Board of Supervisors approved the following two recommendations - 1. No Parking Zone / Tow Away Zone near the Black Star Canyon Access Gate and 2. No Parking Zone along Black Star Canyon Road between 10 pm - 4pm. See PDF for more information. ( View PDF )

News ImageOctober 25, 2018  Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park Post-Fire Burn Area ProtectionOC Public Works, in collaboration with OC Parks, will implement erosion and sediment control measures at various locations throughout the park beginning in early November. View the PDF to learn more. ( View PDF )