Bonita Creek
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Activities at Bonita Creek

  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Bird and wildlife watching
    (Be sure bring binoculars and a bird identification book!)
  • Nature walk – try to identify native plants
  • Exercise – take a walk or jog along the trail
  • Take your dog for a walk. Dogs must remain on leashes that are less than 10 feet long.


Safety

  • Obey all posted safety rules
  • Park in designated areas
  • Stay on the paved path at all times
  • Wear sunscreen and a hat
  • Bring water to drink

In order to protect Bonita Creek and its plants and wildlife - Please do not:
  • Disturb any form of plant or animal life: birds, nests, eggs, plants, mammals, fish, insects, amphibians, or reptiles
  • Release any fish or animals, including domestic species, or introduce plants into the area
  • Feed wildlife - feeding birds and animals makes them dependent on people and could attract them into open areas where they are vulnerable to predators
  • Collect specimens unless you have a scientific collecting permit from the Fish and Game Commission
  • Leave trash or food
  • Fire or discharge any firearm, bow and arrow, air or gas gun or any other weapon
  • Smoke on trails


Directions

  • From I-405 North
  • Jamboree South
  • Left on University Drive
  • Right on La Vida
  • Left on La Salud to the end of the cul-de-sac
  • From I-405 South or SR-55 South
  • Take SR-73 South
  • Off at University Drive
  • Right on University
  • Left at La Vida
  • Left on La Salud to the end of the cul-de-sac
  • From 73 North
  • Off at University Drive
  • Left on University
  • Left at La Vida
  • Left on La Salud to the end of the cul-de-sac

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Where to park

  • Along La Salud
  • Parking lot at Bonita Creek Park (City of Newport Beach)
Please note: The Bonita Creek Park is a separate facility – Contact the City of Newport Beach for reservations to use the picnic area and/or community meeting room.