Laguna Parks and Recreation near The Hills Hotel
Aliso & Wood Canyons Regional Park
Aliso & Wood Canyons Regional Park offers approximately 4,000 acres of wilderness and natural open space land with hiking, mountain biking, and equestrian use. This Laguna Park is located at the south end of the Laguna Greenbelt. Its canyons harbor a pastoral feel unmatched in Orange County. Favored with petro glyphs etched by native people, Aliso & Wood Canyons are natural wonders - 4.5 miles from our Laguna Hills hotel.
The Laguna Beach Dog Park is just a few miles away. Located on the Laguna Canyon Road past El Toro. Closed all day Wednesday for maintenance. Open from dawn till dusk.
Lantern Bay Park
Lantern Bay Park is noted for its spectacular view of Dana Point. The SmytheBrothers Amphitheater is located within this Laguna park. Picnic tables, basketball courts, physical fitness cluster, turf areas and a playground are also available - 11.3 miles
The Great Park
The former Marine Corps Air Station El Toro is being transformed into the Orange County Great Park, the first great metropolitan park of the 21st Century. The Great Park is in the geographic center of Orange County, California, a diverse metropolitan community of three million located halfway between Los Angeles and San Diego. The Great Park has direct freeway and rail access, making it easily accessible for more than 10,000,000 Southern California residents.
Spanning more than 1,300 acres, the Great Park will be nearly twice the size of New York’s Central Park. The Great Park’s award-winning Master Plan features cutting edge environmental design features that will set a new standard for sustainable park design and urban planning - 7.5 miles