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Best trails in Costa Mesa

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Explore the most popular trails near Costa Mesa with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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Map of trails in Costa Mesa
Top trails (3)
#1 - Talbert Nature Preserve
Fairview Avenue Park
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 1 h 47 m
Talbert Nature Preserve is a 4.2 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Costa Mesa, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily Show more
#2 - Santa Ana River Bike Trail from Fairview Park
Fairview Avenue Park
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Length: 6.1 mi • Est. 2 h 32 m
Nature Preserve, Grasslands, Wildflowers, MarshWetland Ecology, Beach Access Lovers of nature, beaches, dogs (six-foot leashes required), bicycles, and free parking-rejoice!-this easy hike beginning Show more
#3 - Talbert Nature Reserve Fairview Park Trail
Fairview Avenue Park
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Length: 6.3 mi • Est. 2 h 37 m
Bluffs, ponds, vernal pools, model airport, model trains, Bmx trackShow more