May 30, 2020
4:00 PMOC Parks Sound Check: Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness

*This program is being conducted online, NOT at the park location.*

While we are all at home, OC Parks is bringing concerts to you through “OC Parks Sound Check,” a virtual concert series. Tune in on Saturday, May 30 at 4 p.m. to our Facebook (@OrangeCountyParks) or Instagram (@ocparks) for the final virtual concert from OC-based singer-songwriter, Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness.

July 3, 2020
10:30 AMWild Tales

Bring your little wild ones to learn about nature and enjoy the outdoors. Join us for a fun-filled parent and child experience including storytelling, a guided nature walk, and arts and crafts. Trails are sandy/muddy so wear closed-toe shoes and clothing suitable for outdoors. Strollers are not recommended on the trails.

  • Program and crafts are tailored for preschool level (ages 2-5), however all ages that enjoy the experience are welcome to attend.
  • Registration required, please visit and make sure you select the correct date.
  • Fee: $5 per child. Payment collected at the event.
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May 13, 2020  Parking at County of Orange Regional and Wilderness Parks to Reopen May 16The Orange County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted to reopen parking lots at all County regional and wilderness parks.
May 1, 2020  OC Parks COVID-19 Modified Operations

UPDATED MAY 29, 2020 - In an effort to minimize the impacts of coronavirus (COVID-19) on park patrons, staff, and the Orange County community at large, and consistent with the guidance provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Governor’s office, the Orange County Board of Supervisors and the Orange County Health Care Agency (HCA), OC Parks is operating in the following manner as of Thursday, May 29, 2020.

February 24, 2020  Extended Park Hours Begin March 8The clocks spring forward early March 8, marking the beginning of daylight-saving time and OC Parks’ spring-summer operating schedule. Most regional parks will be open from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wilderness parks and selected regional parks are open at 7 a.m. and close at sunset year round.
February 11, 2020  2020 Winter/Spring Scholastic Surfing ScheduleCapistrano Unified School District conducts surfing classes for students at Salt Creek Beach throughout the school year. The beach remains open to the public during these times. Please see the link below for days and times the beach may be affected. ( View PDF )