Activities and Programs

The activities below are offered by a variety of organizations and their dedicated volunteers. All programs are FREE unless noted below. Programs led by IRC-Certified Volunteers require pre-registration, which closes at 4 p.m. on the day prior to the event.  No walk-up registrations will be permitted for these events. For policies of other organizations, please use the sign-up information provided. For mobility device policies click here.

    Note: Minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian for these events. For programs requiring online registration, each adult and child must be registered.

Need help? For the fastest answers, look for organization-specific contact information in each event listing (click More Information for full listing). If no contact information is listed, email info@irconservancy.org for assistance.

Click here to learn more about IRC-Certified Volunteers.    •   Click here to learn more about the Difficulty Ratings.

Friday, February 17, 2023

Trail Work Day – Santiago Oaks

Trail Work
Trail Work

Lend a helping hand at maintaining the trails at Santiago Oaks Regional Park.

Partner with an OC Parks Volunteer as they guide you through the proper tool use to repair highly used and heavily washed out trails. Tools and safety talk are provided by Volunteers and/or Staff. Bring gloves and water if you have them. Sun protection is important and be ready to work up a sweat as we mend our trails for all to enjoy!

Be prepared to hike several miles carrying hand tools over uneven terrain.

For questions, please contact Resource Specialist Kelley at Kelley.Brugmann@ocparks.com

Trail Work Day - Santiago Oaks
Date:
Fri, 02/17/2023
Time:
7:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Where:
Santiago Oaks Regional Park
Difficulty Rating:
3
Minimum Age:
16
Spaces Left:
9 of 10
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Monday, February 27, 2023

Beautiful Botany in Santiago Oaks

Interpretive
Beautiful Botany in Santiago Oaks

Discover what’s popping up in color at Santiago Oaks. Our annual wildflowers are giving a nice showing along the trails. Let’s search for the rainbow as we take a stroll through the park.

The hike will travel about 1 – 2 miles over moderate elevation gain. Program is free but there is a Park Entrance Fee per entry vehicle. Rain may cancel the event. For questions, please contact Resource Specialist, Kelley Brugmann at 714-973-6625 or Kelley.Brugmann@ocparks.com

Beautiful Botany in Santiago Oaks
Date:
Mon, 02/27/2023
Time:
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where:
Santiago Oaks Regional Park
Difficulty Rating:
1
Minimum Age:
14
Spaces Left:
2 of 25
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Tuesday, March 14, 2023

Beautiful Botany in Santiago Oaks

Interpretive
Beautiful Botany in Santiago Oaks

Discover what’s popping up in color at Santiago Oaks. Our annual wildflowers are giving a nice showing along the trails. Let’s search for the rainbow as we take a stroll through the park.

The hike will travel about 2 miles over moderate elevation gain. Program is free but there is a Park Entrance Fee per entry vehicle. Rain may cancel the event. For questions, please contact Resource Specialist, Kelley Brugmann at 714-973-6625 or Kelley.Brugmann@ocparks.com

Beautiful Botany in Santiago Oaks
Date:
Tue, 03/14/2023
Time:
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where:
Santiago Oaks Regional Park
Difficulty Rating:
1
Minimum Age:
12
Spaces Left:
19 of 25
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Monday, March 20, 2023

Spring Equinox Hike at Santiago Oaks

Interpretive
Spring Equinox Hike at Santiago Oaks

Spring into the new season at Santiago Oaks Regional Park. On Monday, March 20th, winter will transition into the spring season about 2:24 p.m. We will take a stroll to look for signs of spring and great the new season along the trails! Bring binoculars if you’d like, wear sturdy shoes, sun protection, and water for our stroll.

Program is free though there is a Park Entrance Fee per entry vehicle. Rain may cancel the event.

For questions, please contact Resource Specialist, Kelley Brugmann at 714-973-6625 or Kelley.Brugmann@ocparks.com

Spring Equinox Hike at Santiago Oaks
Date:
Mon, 03/20/2023
Time:
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where:
Santiago Oaks Regional Park
Difficulty Rating:
1
Minimum Age:
8
Spaces Left:
19 of 25
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Sunday, December 31, 2023

Test Bobcat activity

Stewardship
Stewardship

test

Test Bobcat activity
Date:
Sun, 12/31/2023
Time:
12:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Where:
Santiago Oaks Regional Park
Difficulty Rating:
1
Minimum Age:
12
Spaces Left:
Registration has closed.
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