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Upper Newport Bay Nature Preserve, Newport Beach
(4.6/5 based on 70+ reviews on the web)
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TripAdvisor
  • The center has very interesting displays on the local wildlife and plant life of the Upper Newport Bay, including a small aquarium with local fish and other sea life and many taxidermically preserved ...  more »
  • The visitor's center was excellent. Stop by there first before walking. We walked west along the upper edge and then down through a small wooded area and came back along the water's edge. Very enjoyab...  more »
  • Both paved and dirt paths. I did ride this route with one small section through the neighborhood, and that was nice as well. Nice views all the way around the bay 
Google
  • This is a place filled with the earth's dazzling beauty and wobder. Great trails to jog on. Calm, tranquil, and rejuvenating to the soul. Great for family outings as well!
  • Great estuarie! Nice place to run or ride your bike with long trails and paths
  • Best place to jog or ride in the OC. There's always parking, clean air, safe running/cycling trail.
  • Walked the whole backbay from start to finish. I urge people to use a bike, it ended up being 12 miles.
  • This is a beautiful magical place. The sunsets are stunning and surrounding scenery is beautiful. So grateful to live in SoCal.