Newport Beach

Corona Del Mar, Newport and Balboa Beaches    (949) 644-3717
Dogs on six-feet or shorter leashes are allowed on beaches or beach front sidewalks before 10 a.m. and after 4:30 p.m., year round. Corona Del Mar State Beach, Iris St. and Ocean Blvd.; Newport and Balboa Beach, Balboa Blvd., Newport Beach. www.tinyurl.com/dogsnewportbeaches

Newport Beach Dog Park  (949) 644-3151
Open: 7 a.m. – dusk; closed Wednesday morning until 9 a.m. for maintenance. 100 Civic Center Drive. www.tinyurl.com/NBdogpark

Upper Newport Bay     (949) 923-2290
1,000 acres of open space and hiking trails. 2301 University Drive, Newport Beach. www.ocparks.com/parks/newport