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Fairview Park

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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 3 weeks ago
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The Jewel of Costa Mesa

Fairview Park is considered the Jewel of Costa Mesa. It's a beautiful undeveloped open space in... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2018
Costa Mesa, California
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  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“nice walk”(2 reviews)
“coyote”(4 reviews)
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2525 Placentia Ave, Costa Mesa, CA 92628
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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.

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

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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

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

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!

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

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.

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.

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

Thank Kim H
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful sunsets and a great place for bird photographers. I was able to see many water birds like the snowy egret the great egret and the blue heron down by the ponds and also many turkey vultures and some red-tailed hawks. I also saw some...More

Thank IsabelDumaine
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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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