Photo courtesy of San Bernardino County Regional Parks. By John R. Beyer Link to story In 1881, one of the largest silver strikes in California occurred in a place named Calico. This rough-and-ready mining town grew, almost overnight, as miners dug into the multi-colored mountains which inspired the name for

Peacocks flock to Brian Vazquez, Prado Regional Park general services worker, during the morning feeding at the Chino park’s parking lot on Friday, Nov. 11, 2019. (Photo by Cindy Yamanaka, The Press-Enterprise/SCNG) By Cindy Yamanaka | Link to the story Peacock plumage of iridescent blues and greens pop against

Scouts race on oversize tricycles at the California Inland Empire Council of the Boy Scouts of America’s Adventure Weekend, held Sept. 27-29 at Glen Helen Regional Park in Devore. (Photo by Robert Quezada, California Inland Empire Council, Boy Scouts of America) By STAFF REPORT | The Press-Enterprise Link to story More than

San Bernardino County Director of Regional Parks Beahta Davis stands near the Prado Regional Park boat dock that she wants to replace on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019. (Photo by Cindy Yamanaka, The Press-Enterprise/SCNG) By Sandra Emerson | Link to the story When Beahta Davis first toured San Bernardino County’s

Second District Supervisor Janice Rutherford unveils the new plaque that commemorates the completion of the dam rehabilitation and the reopening of Lake Gregory Drive. (Christian Shepherd, Mountain News) By Christian Shepherd, Reporter | Thursday, May 2, 2019 9:00 am Link to story Following four years of work and after bringing in enough

Parks superintendent for Prado Park Bob Fontaine goes over future plans with Margaret McCormick and Nancy Mannon of Upland, who want to see community gardens. (Champion photo by Marianne Napoles) By Marianne Napoles | Feb 2, 2019 | Link to the story Rock climbing, nature walks, concerts, and big festivals