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Address: 1 Irvine Park Rd, Orange, CA 92869-1000
Phone Number: +1 714-633-8074
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Buy the Annual Pass!

If you live anywhere near this park and have kids, the annual parks pass is a must! The grounds are extensive, and offers so much! In addition to its amazing zoo, the park... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 September 2016
Wayne K
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Stockbridge, Georgia
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Stockbridge, Georgia
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132 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

If you live anywhere near this park and have kids, the annual parks pass is a must! The grounds are extensive, and offers so much! In addition to its amazing zoo, the park offers horse rides, bike rides, train rides, and plenty of stuff to play on! This park is certainly a local treasure not to be missed!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

They have several hiking trails, at different fitness levels. They have a great little zoo, a train you can ride, and some water activities, and bike rentals. Nice park to spend a day at, lots of things to do.

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Orange, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Love this park walking trails are great for all fitness levels. If you feel up for a challenge hit the puma ridge get to the top and you can get some great views. If you take the lower trails you can walk in the shade or the trees and watch the many varieties of birds.

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Rancho Santa Margarita, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite local places. Something for everyone here. You can relax, exercise, BBQ, picnic, ride horses, bikes, got to the zoo. Anything you like.

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Orange, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

They have an Easter extravaganza , pumpkin patch in October and Christmas celebration in December. The park is absolutely beautiful and a great place to picnic, jog or relax. They have paddle boats, bike rentals, a train that goes through the park and concession stands. Highly recommend this park to families especially during the holiday seasons.

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Trabuco Canyon, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

I wnet to Irvine park as a child and I have continued the tradition as a mother and a grandmother. All nine of my g kids have spent time exploring the park, riding the train, riding the ponies, riding the horses and going to the zoo. It is perfect.

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Orange, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

This early O C park is a local treasure. Having celebrated 100 years and still going strong this park is great for small or large family picnics, class reunion picnics, Saturday morning walks, Sunday afternoon in the park and so much more. There are gorgeous historic sycamore trees, a small lake with pedal craft, a snack bar, room to play... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Fun place for all the kids. You can rent some paddle boats or bikes, or stop by the zoo. Spend a day playing at the park or go on some hikes, what ever age you have with you they should be able to find something to do!

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Lake Forest, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

A $3.00 weekday entrance fee ($5 weekend) allowed us to picnic under the shade of old oak trees, visit a small zoo ($2 each), ride the train ($5 each) and enjoy a pony ride ($5). Of course, in lieu of spending money, you can enjoy the shade and surroundings with a nice trail hike and picnic. Enjoy!

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Orange, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Love this place! Just wish the visitors on the weekends were more respectful with cleanliness. Avoid visiting the park on the weekends. The best part is the Zoo! Better than San Diego zoo and only $2! A bargain!

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