Kraemer Memorial Park in Placentia


Kraemer Memorial Park in Placentia, located near the iconic Placentia water tower, is a popular community park with enormous trees and tons of open grassy space. Directions to Kraemer Memorial Park in Placentia: Located at 201 N Bradford Ave, near the intersection of Chapman and Bradford. From the 57 freeway, exit at Chapman (the northern Chapman, not the Anaheim one) … [Read more...]

Parque de Los Vaqueros in Placentia


Parque de Los Vaqueros in Placentia is nestled between housing tracts in a lush greenbelt near an elementary school. Directions to Parque de Los Vaqueros: The official address for Park de Los Vaqueros is on Carlsbad Street, but I prefer to park in the small dedicated lot off of Yellowstone Avenue instead, which is off of Van Buren Blvd, about half a block south of Yorba … [Read more...]

Tri-City Regional Park in Placentia: See Turtles in the Lake and Dodge Waddling Waterfowl


Tri-City Regional Park in Placentia has a beautiful lake in the center with a path that goes around it. There's even a shortcut that goes across a couple of bridges that my toddler loves and runs for as soon as we start our walk. Tri-City is run by the county's OC Parks system since 2013 -- and  is very near Brea Sports Park. Location: Take the 57 Freeway to the Imperial … [Read more...]