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Irvine Regional Park

#2 of 30 things to do in Orange Features Animals
1 Irvine Park Rd, Orange, CA 92869-1000
+1 714-633-8074
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An easy walk in California Back Country

This is a local park for families who want to picnic on green grass, take the kids on the train (10... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Montreal, Canada
Wonderful,park full of memories

Brought a gson back again, that makes 9 gkids over 22 years visiting this gem. Park is always... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Trabuco Canyon, California
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pony rides” (29 reviews)
“train ride” (21 reviews)
“hiking trails” (13 reviews)
1 Irvine Park Rd, Orange, CA 92869-1000
+1 714-633-8074
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a local park for families who want to picnic on green grass, take the kids on the train (10 min ride), and there is a zoo. But our interest was to take a walk in the back country of California to see what...More

Thank 544rachelle
Reviewed 5 days ago

Brought a gson back again, that makes 9 gkids over 22 years visiting this gem. Park is always beautiful with activities for all. Always love the train, the ponies, the lake. My only and to me it is a big one, the play grounds are...More

Thank grpandnana
Reviewed 1 week ago

Irvine Regional Park is very crowded on weekends in the summer. It seems that virtually every picnic area is occupied at all times. It is a large, green, grassy park with lots of old trees (some beautiful oaks). The landscape is virtually flat. It costs...More

Thank GoldenOne56
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Irvine Park always delivers a good time!! Pony rides, followed by a train ride and a ride on the bicycle built for 5 or more! Love this place, beautifully maintained gorgeous park and easy to get too...this place is an Orange County gem!

Thank kathykeilrogers
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This park gets really busy but I would still recommend it for families. They have a zoo, several playgrounds, pony rides, and more!

Thank travelrascel
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Each area of the park has it's own personality. A great place to ride bikes, some paths are paved, some mountain bike trails. The scenery changes from freshly mowed grassy picnic areas, to dry dusty trails. You can take the kids to the zoo or...More

Thank BonnieHenderson
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Went for a walk with a friend and my dog in this wonderful Park. Saw peacocks, turtles sunning on rocks, pair of ravens, equestrian center, children having an outdoor classroom learning experience. Loved it!

Thank 19CJB55
Reviewed 17 March 2017

What a beautiful park to visit. So much fun for the entire family. The park is well maintained and a safe place for kids to run around and have fun.Great attractions and zoo.

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 14 March 2017

A very nice, quiet and scenic place to spend an afternoon. Used to live in the area, so it was fun to revisit the place I spent a lot of time hanging out decades ago. Very clean and peaceful with lots of wildlife to observe....More

Thank petelapuh
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We rented one of the party areas which was conveniently located for lots of children and their families. The facilities, zoo, train and pony rides were great bonuses!

Thank wandaniles
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samar a
28 March 2017|
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Response from Kevin M | Reviewed this property |
Majority of the group areas have shade. Some however have none. There are lots of bees at the park that are attracted to sweets such as soft drinks.
Mylene Y
27 March 2015|
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Response from CYNTHY07 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, on leash. However, they are not allowed in the zoo portion or in the train area.