Parks and Recreation



MISSION STATEMENT: It is the Park and Recreation Department's mission to maximize all available resources to deliver well maintained parks, clean and well-functioning recreation facilities, and quality programs, events and community services to the residents and visitors of Yorba Linda.  We will do this through cost effective delivery of services, valuable partnerships with other service providers, maximum use of volunteers, and continued feedback from our community.  We will measure our success by constant evaluation and updating of our recreation system.  Our primary goal is to improve the quality of life for all who use our services, build community pride, and support the economic and environmental sustainability of Yorba Linda. 

For questions about specific services provided by the Parks and Recreation Department, consult the phone numbers below:

General Information (714) 961-7160
Yorba Linda Community Center (714) 961-7181 - Banquets, Seniors, Recreation     Classes
Travis Ranch Activity Center (714) 961-7167 - Aquatics, Adult Sports
Thomas Lasorda, Jr. Field House (714) 961-7192 - Tennis, Youth Sports, Teens, Adventure Playground
Senior Citizens Services (714) 961-7185 - Senior Club Activities, Trips
Black Gold Golf Course (714) 961-0253 - Tee Times, Banquets
Field Conditions Hotline (714) 986-1015 - Program, user group,inclement weather info

Job Opportunities  (714) 961-7100 x107       






Tennis Calendar (Know before you go......... lets you know when tennis lessons are being held and when tennis courts are open to the public.)


Upcoming Events


Summer 2015 Volunteen Program Application Packet - Application due by Friday, March 27, 2015 at 5:00 pm for the Summer Volunteen Program!


Teen Action Committee Application Packet 2015-2016

Leadership based volunteer organization designed for 7th and 8th grade middle school students who live in or attend a public or private school in Yorba Linda.  Applications are due by Friday April 24, 2015 at 5:00 pm to the Thomas Lasorda Jr. Field House, 4701 Casa Loma. 



Teen Scene - March 13, 2015  St. Patrick's Day Dance  (flyer here)




click below to view The Guide WINTER 2015

start-imageOnline Registration for Classes

Spring 2015 Registration

Residents - February 25, 2015 @10 am

Non-residents - March 11, 2015 @ 10 am














bartonparkThe City of Yorba Linda operates and maintains a wide variety of recreational amenities. Click on the link below to view a slide show featuring all of our outstanding parks and recreational facilities. Recreation and Community Service Facilities Slide Show  and here for  Recreational Facility Locations


Please click on the link for the Picnic Shelter Policies and Procedures .    


PARK REVIEW REPORT - "Please help keep our parks safe, clean and attractive!"  If there are any park issues to report please click on the report link to complete and submit.

CLEAN PARKS CAMPAIGN        The Yorba Linda Parks and Recreation Department needs your assistance to keep our parks: SAFE, CLEAN, & ATTRACTIVE. 


 Easyhike_fit Yorba Linda Trails

Yorba Linda has a citywide system of coordinated trails for use by hikers, bikers, and equestrians. Click the link below to open a PDF copy of a map showing the location of the trails along with a variety of other facilities and services. Trails Map



Adult Programs

Adventure Playground (Summer Program only) - Online registration begins May 6, 2015 at 10 am for Residents.  Walk-in Registration for Residents and Non-Residents (space permitting) May 13, 2015 at 10 am.

Aquatics (offered in Spring/Summer only)


Tennis Calendar (Know before you go......... lets you know when tennis lessons are being held and when tennis courts are open to the public.)

Youth Programs


Senior Programs and Services

Senior longevityAdults who are 55 years and older are invited to join in on a wide variety of activities, classes and trips offered at the Yorba Linda Senior / Community Center. The Center is a great place to meet new people and to expand your leisure activities. Click the link below for more information. Senior Center Activities and Services

TRAILS (Senior Transportation) Registration Form  and Welcome Letter



Senior Striders Flyer 2015


Military Banner Program -   

The Military Banner Program was designed to honor and recognize Yorba Linda Gold Star and active duty military personnel.  Applications are currently being accepted for the 2015-2016 Military Banner Program.  The cost to purchase a military banner is $75.00.  The deadline to order a banner is Monday, April 13, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. The 2015-2016 banners will be installed prior to May 20, 2015.  Banners that are currently on display will be available for pick-up at the Thomas Lasorda Jr. Field House between May 29, 2015 and June 30, 2015. 

Military banners will be displayed on light poles along sections of Yorba Linda Boulevard beginning at Valley View Avenue and continuing East.  Each banner will list the name of the honoree and the branch of the military.  For further information on this program including eligibility requirements, banner presentation, and the application form click the following link:  Military Banner Program Flyer and Application. The application also includes information to submit donations for this program to assist families that may not be able to afford the program.  If you require assistance purchasing a banner, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at (714)961-7160. 

 Click here for a map showing names and locations of the Military Banners currently displayed.


Volunteers -  


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Everyone has something to give! The City of Yorba Linda Parks and Recreation Department has an extensive volunteer program with numerous opportunities.

 SUMMER 2015 Volunteen Program Application Packet









  • Yorba Linda Community Center - 4501 Casa Loma Avenue (714) 961-7181

communitycenterYorba Linda's Community Center is available to host your next event including receptions, parties, meetings, conferences, fundraisers and much more.  Visit the Community Center website at for more information on hosting your event or meeting at this state-of-the-art facility.  The Community Center is capable of accommodating 10-450 people and hosts a total of five meeting rooms and two large banquet rooms.  Contact staff by calling   714-961-7181 or emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and our professional staff will assist you in selecting the accommodations that best suit your needs. 


  • Thomas Lasorda Jr. Field House - 4701 Casa Loma Avenue (714) 961-7192


  • Travis Ranch Activity Center - 5200 Via De La Escuela (714) 961-7167


  • Black Gold Golf Course - One Black Gold Drive  (714) 961-0060



The City-owned Black Gold Golf Club has been honored with a variety of awards since its opening in November 2001. You can visit Black Gold's official web site by clicking on the link below. Black Gold Golf Course











vetmemYorba Linda Veterans Memorial Association

The Yorba Linda Veterans Memorial Association (YLVMA) continues to take "Brick Orders" to honor an active or Veteran member of the U.S. Armed Forces. Brick Order Form. The YLVMA also offers individuals, businesses and organizations to sponsor an Orange County "Fallen Hero of the Armed Services" by purchasing a "Gold Star Brick" for Military Personnel Killed in Action since September 11, 2001 This brick honors military personnel who lived in Orange County. Gold Star Brick Form


Community Event Sponsorship Program

Help to ensure the ongoing success of vital Community Events and Programs!

 Thank you to the following organizations for their support of the Community Event Sponsorship Program.