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Fairview Park

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Rode the train

Really enjoyed the train ride. They run once a month. Look online to find the dates. It was free... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Houston, Texas
Need a Nature Fix

Get it here! I walk every other week. There is nice trails and one part follows river bed. It has... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
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2525 Placentia Ave, Costa Mesa, CA 92628
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All reviews great place to walk rainy season great for kids nice walk trail coyote wildlife picnic bluff nature bike donation bird undeveloped mesa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed the train ride. They run once a month. Look online to find the dates. It was free and think its such a great service. Recommend you make a donation as you are leaving. There is a box for donations. This is great for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AquaDogTX
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Get it here! I walk every other week. There is nice trails and one part follows river bed. It has multiple trails, great scenery, and plants/flowers.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RCM92
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Fairview Park is considered the Jewel of Costa Mesa. It's a beautiful undeveloped open space in Costa Mesa. Fairview Park has many native plants as well as a variety of birds, wildlife and endangered species. There are also several vernal pools that fill during the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

I lived in the neighborhood for 3 years before I found it. It’s got a lot to offer. Walking/Running Picnics Playground Drones & Remote Control Planes, Pet Walking Hiking Nature walk Birdwatching Exercise

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Dave P
Reviewed 31 December 2017

They have done a great job of trying to make the park more ecological. Great walking trails. There are the problems with coyotes, but despite that concern, it is really a beautiful park

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 7 December 2017

This park is wonderful! A great place for kids, dogs and activities. It's quite a gorgeous park that drops off a bluff into a lower section with many more bike/running trails. My dog loves it here!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Annie C
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I frequent this park. Sometimes with a friend or sometimes with my hubby. Great options to adjust the walk you like. I always enjoy it. Only negative, last time we were there- tons of animal poop. I'm worried people are no longer picking up their...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Easy to get to. Good parking, Good trails. Not too crowed with people. Best to knowledgeably time one's birding visit seasonally, as the amount of bird life varies throughout the year. As always everywhere in the world, best time is early morning.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank royaljay
Reviewed 13 July 2017

A great place to walk around. When I was there, I believed I was the only person there. A good place to be outdoors and a quiet place as well.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Russell T
Reviewed 25 May 2017

great trails, lots of native vegetation, a very pleasant walk. The bad thing is the coyotes, have seen numerous coyotes during the day, they show no fear. On one walk noticed the was a pack of coyotes with a Kill, directly off of a trail....More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Kim H
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1 June 2018|
Response from Dave P | Reviewed this property |
Google tells me it is 208 acres. There's also lots of other info about it on Google.
Wayne B
18 March 2017|
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Response from Monica S | Reviewed this property |
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