Orange County California – Best Place to attend a Drug Treatment Centerby baladmin | June 12, 2014
Balboa Horizons addiction treatment and recovery rehab is located in the beautiful city of Newport Beach–in the heart of Orange County, California. Orange County, California is home to the World Famous Disney Land, the Ducks Hockey Team and the Angels Baseball team.
Orange County-Southern California
Orange County has 42 miles of beautiful coastline, three harbors and 25 urban and wilderness parks – including 230 miles of riding and hiking trails. The beaches and harbors host world-class yachts, dinner cruises, electric boats and Olympic-caliber kayakers and rowers. The parks include various amenities like tennis, volleyball and basketball courts. As of the 2010 census, the population of Orange County was 3,010,232 making it the third largest county in California, and the sixth largest in the United States. Orange County’s–county seat is Santa Ana.
John Wayne Airport (SNA) is owned and operated by the County of Orange and is the only airport in Orange County that provides commercial passenger and air-cargo service. John Wayne Airport is the gateway through which millions of passengers travel each year to their homes, families, vacations and businesses.
Boating & Activities in Orange County California
Along with all the outdoor recreation, boating is a major activity in Orange County. Large luxury cruisers leave continuously for Catalina Island or other destinations both west and south. The harbor is often filled with colorful sails as sailboats skim along the waterways.
Many regattas are held within the harbor’s confines. The annual Ensenada Race, usually held the first week of May, is the largest off-shore sailboat race on the west coast with over 500 boats participating each year. Water skiing, swimming, surfing and skin diving are popular activities in the Newport Beach area. Two piers and the back bay ecological preserve known for its diverse population of aquatic birds offer many recreational opportunities and scenic views.
Famous People Born in Orange County, California
Some famous people who were born in Orange County include Richard Nixon, Michelle Pfeiffer and Gwen Stefani. Kevin Costner graduated from high school in OC too.
Great Place to Get & Stay Sober
Balboa Horizons is celebrating 10 years of recovery and has helped people from all over the country achieve sobriety. Many people stay in Orange County following completion of their addiction treatment program to attend college, work and build a new life.