Mariner's Mile/Westcliff

Environmental Nature Center


The ENC strives to provide quality education through hands-on experience with nature. Located on a 3.5 diverse ecosystem sanctuary, the ENC is one of Newport Beach’s hidden gems. With a LEED patinum Nature Museum, trails to wander, and a seasonal Nature Butterfly House, the ENC is a fun for all visit.

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The place is free. I have been here twice with my daughter. We hike here, watch butterflies and try to catch craw fish. More

The ENC was one of those places that I had bookmarked a long time ago but only got around to checking out recently. This is probably because of their... More

The facility has many walking trails that are great for children are those with a slower walking need. There is a recycling stream with a beautiful little... More