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Located on Euclid Avenue in downtown Ontario, the town square serves as a gathering spot for picnics, concerts and other outdoor events. As a backdrop, the grand outdoor amphitheater/stage presents concerts, plays, workshops, festivals and many other happenings throughout the year. Additionally, there is a slew of food trucks that convene on certain nights which makes it a one-stop shop in terms of combining fun, food and festivity,
Cucamonga-Guasti Regional Park is a 150-acre (60.60 hectares) park that offers plenty options to have fun for people of all ages. With two different lakes, the park allows everybody to enjoy water slides in one lake while the other allows people to fish with a permit for trout, catfish and bass. The park also provides pedal-boats and aqua-cycle rentals for those who have sea-legs. Additionally, there is a playground, volleyball courts and picnic tables, all perfect for family and large groups. Visitors can also stay overnight and there is a small fee to enter, whether you come in on foot or vehicle.
Located in the posh suburb of Chino Hills, English Springs Park is a tranquil little oasis in the middle of town. With a large man-made pond, gazebos, playground, picnic tables, grills, basketball and volleyball courts, there is something for everyone inside the 8.2-acre park. The pond does not allow for fishing, however there are various species of swan, duck and turtles, which make it great for the kids.
The community of Chino Hills has more than 30 different parks within its town borders in addition to the massive Chino Hills State Park right outside of town. Grand Avenue park encompasses 12-acres and within this large expanse visitors can play soccer, hike, walk their dog, play tennis and basketball or roll around on the roller hockey rink. Additionally, the park provides picnic areas, playground and a snack bar as well as the community center and gazebos to rent for the day.
River Walk Park is one of the best spots to get outside of the hustle-and-bustle and grab some fresh air in the Inland Empire. The park is technically in the suburb of Eastvale, however most maps display the coordinates in Corona. Inside the park, visitors will find a manicured landscape with trails and playgrounds conveniently connected to the greater Santa Ana River basin. Outside of the park, the basin allows for back-country hiking, jogging and/or biking in a secluded environment.
Bonelli Park provides 1,975-acres (799.25 hectares) of recreation in the L.A. exurb of San Dimas, and in addition to its massive size, the park is also home to the famous Raging Waters theme park. There are plenty of activities in the park itself, from kayaking and boating in the Puddingstone Reservoir to horseback riding and golf at the nearby Mountain Meadows Golf Course. Needless to say that everyone can find something under the warm Southern California sun. Some of the other facilities include an RV Park, hot tubs, equestrian area, boat house and plenty of picnic space.
Located on the eastern edge of San Dimas, this dog park is a manicured space where your dogs can run around with the magnificent San Gabriel Mountains as a backdrop. The park is technically within the larger Horsethief Canyon Park, and it provides everything you need to clean up after your pooch like bags, scoopers, etc. The rules are quite strict and enforced, for instance, all dogs must be spayed and/or neutered before entering the park. On-site, the city of San Dimas has a complete list of what you can and cannot do.
Located in Diamond Bar, about 20 miles west of Ontario and 45 minutes outside of downtown Los Angeles, this park nestled in the hills offers tons of things to do in the great outdoors. The entirety of the park encompasses 50-acres, however only four of them are developed. One of the highlights, in addition to an abundance of space, is the babbling brook that meanders through the woods. While upon the trails, the viewpoints offer superb views of the canyons as well as the cities in the distance. Overall, a great place to hike or to exercise along the well-manicured trails.
The beautiful Mount Baldy Ski Resort, located on the Mount Baldy, is one of the closest ski resorts to the city. Along with skiing, it also organizes weddings, birthday parties and social events. Activities like moon light hike, cycling, sightseeing and dinners are organized here. It features on the National Register of Historic Places and is possibly the biggest and most elevated resort in Southern Carolina.