Laguna Canyon

Laguna Canyon, Laguna Beach California

The Canyon Area of Laguna Beach
The Canyon Area of Laguna Beach

The Laguna Canyon cuts through the San Juaquin Hills directly south of the city of Irvine.  Laguna Canyon Road then runs the entire length of the canyon connecting Laguna Beach and Irvine.   The lower section of the Canyon lies within city limits of Laguna Beach.

Things to Do in Laguna Canyon

Some of Laguna Beach's main attractions, such as The Sawdust Festival, Festival of Arts, Art-a-Fair, and The Pageant of the Masters are all located in Laguna Canyon.  The Laguna Playhouse, the Pacific Marine Mammal Center, and the Laguna College of Art & Design are also located in the Canyon.  Dog owners love to set their furry friends loose at the canyon’s Laguna Beach Dog Park which happens to be the very first dog park in all of Orange County, California. 

Wilderness Parks

Another perk to living in or visiting the Canyon area of Laguna Beach are the wilderness parks.

The Laguna Coast Wilderness Park consists of 7000 acres and 40 miles of hiking trails.  The Laguna Coast Wilderness Park is part of the Natural Community Conservation Planning program designed to protect rare and endangered species.  Willow Canyon Staging Area is the parking lot that is just south of El Toro Road on Laguna Canyon Road.  You can park there for $3.00 per vehicle and the lot is open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  The Wilderness Park is open from 7:00 a.m. to sunset.  Please check OC Parks to make sure these hours are still in effect. 

You can also access Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park from the Canyon area.  Aliso Wood Canyons Wilderness Park is another wildlife sanctuary consisting of 4500 acres of natural open space land and hiking and mountain biking trails.  Hikers can enjoy some of the most spectacular ocean and canyon views from these trails and also from nearby parks such as Alta Laguna Park and Top of the World

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Laguna Canyon Neighborhood

The California Cove, and The Canyon neighborhoods, and The Terrace Condominiums are all located in the Canyon area of Laguna Beach.  Residents living in the Canyon area of Laguna Beach also have easy access in and out of Laguna Beach via Laguna Canyon Road as an alternative to Coast Highway.

California Cove


Terrace Condominiums 

Please continue browsing this website to learn more about Laguna Beach, California.  This page describes the Laguna Canyon area.  The other sections of Laguna Beach are described as North Laguna Beach, South Laguna Beach, and the Village Area of Laguna Beach.


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