Nature-centered destinations that offer walking and self-guided tours, workshops, family and kids programs, and special events.
Recreation and Parks
Arboretums, parks and nature centers. Most parks feature paved trails, playgrounds, picnic areas, sports fields and courts, plus unique features listed. Also see: “Playgrounds.” For additional resources, see our current issue.
Find the best camps for kids in Southern California. Click here.
Nature centers located throughout Orange County and Long Beach Metro offer guided walks, kid- and family-friendly classes and workshops, exhibits and special events.
Regional, state and city parks in the Long Beach metro.
Regional, state and city parks in North OC.
Regional, state and city parks in South OC.