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Nature Center & Wildlife Area

Ecological Reserve
and Visitor Center

Nature Center

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Free Virtual Nature

Education Programs

Nature Centers

RivCoParks offers three nature centers that will inspire you and your family to enjoy the natural beauty of our county parks!  Outdoor nature education programs, special events, trails, nature museums, environment and wildlife lectures, and opportunities for hands-on learning are offered year round at our nature centers.  Come join us in protecting and enjoying our scenic places.

Discover the wonder of our unique ecosystems

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Riverside, CA

  • 1500 acre wildlife area

  • 25 miles hiking & equestrian trails

  • Santa Ana River Trail access

  • Nature Camps/Summer Day Camps

  • Scout Programs


Murrieta, CA

  • 9000 acre ecological reserve

  • Hiking, biking, equestrian trails

  • Nature education & tours

  • 3rd grade field trips

  • Historic adobe structures from the 1800's


Idyllwild, CA

  • Field trips: Local flora and Fauna

  • 5+ miles of hiking trails

  • Seasonal Snow Play

  • Special Events

  • Venue Rentals 

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