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 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

I highly recommend the Environmental Nature Center (ENC) in Newport Beach for school/boy/girl scout groups. I visited as a chaperone for an elementary... 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