Bommer Canyon Preserve Cattle Camp

The Cattle Camp’s traditional reservation season is April–October. The City of Irvine will begin accepting reservations for the Bommer Canyon Preserve Cattle Camp beginning Monday, July 17, for the remainder of the 2023 reservation season.

Bommer Canyon Preserve Cattle Camp is available for the community to rent for parties, company picnics, weddings, and family reunions. Covered by a lush sycamore canopy, the newly restored Bommer Canyon Preserve maintains a modern yet rustic design and includes a major restoration of the Cattle Camp, featuring:

  • A 15-acre event space stage and backstage room.
  • Newly renovated Chuck Wagon kitchen with modern amenities.
  • An updated restroom building with flushable toilets. 
  • New picnic tables and ADA accessible pathways.

The Bommer Canyon Preserve Cattle Camp area must be reserved as a whole; individual amenities within the camp cannot be rented on their own. The Cattle Camp is subject to closures due to inclement weather, fire, and watershed conditions.

Please review the amenities below. To request more information about reserving Cattle Camp in 2024, contact Facility Reservations at 949-724-6620 or

Available Facility Reservations

Cattle Camp Amenities

Bommer Canyon Preserve's 15-acre rustic Cattle Camp includes long banquet-style picnic tables, a sycamore canopy, a covered stage area, open space, and more. 



Policies & Fees

The City of Irvine Community Services Reservation Policy is established to ensure that the use of City facilities and parks aligns with City values, provides fair access to all users, remains fair priced, operates in a fiscally responsible manner, and supports a safe and sustainable community. View the Reservation Policy here.

Reservation Fees & Hours

The Cattle Camp area must be reserved as a whole; hourly rates vary by category and event type (see the Reservation Policy for more details). Reservations outside of regular operating hours may be subject to additional fees.

Other needed services, such as security, porter service, or equipment rentals, are available with additional fees.