Outdoor Activities in Orange County
Sun, surf and breeze are the quintessential part of Orange County activities. Challenge your friends to a round of golf, explore Catalina Island or enjoy a wildlife and beach tour all within a short drive from our Huntington Beach hotel.
Catalina IslandTake a ride over to Catalina and discover an enchanting island with a historic town and plenty of family activities, from hiking and swimming to camping and snorkeling.
- An hour-long ride by Catalina Express from ports in Long Beach and San Pedro
- Beautiful views
- Dolphin encounters
- Year round
OC Wildlife and Beach TourGet up close and personal with sea lions, seals and other local wildlife on an EcoTour that takes you on an adventure around Bolsa Chica wetlands, tidal pools and coves. Some tours also include wine tastings, art galleries and shopping.
- Wildlife viewing
- Art and wine tasting
- Shopping and coastal tours
- Educational guide
Golf in Huntington BeachWith its near perfect weather all year long, Southern California is a golf lover’s dream. There are courses for all levels of play, from beginner to scratch. Contact the course you prefer directly or stop by our concierge desk.
- Meadowlark Golf Course $
- Rancho San Joaquin Golf Course $$
- Pelican Hill Golf Club $$$
- Cypress Golf Course $$$
- Tijeras Creek Golf Club $$$
Huntington Central Park Equestrian CenterTake a guided trail ride into the 25-acres of beautiful rural countryside surrounding Central Park. These gentle horses are ideal for riders of all experience levels, whether you are new to horseback riding or were born in the saddle.
- Riding lessons
- Guided trail rides
- Therapeutic riding center
- Riders of all abilities welcome