Newport Beach Back Bay — Locals just call it the Back Bay. They mean the Upper Newport Bay Nature Preserve and Ecological Reserve. But due to easy access, this area encompasses the homes overlooking the Back Bay as well. Most noteworthy this beautiful site draws scientists and naturalists from all over the world. As a result of its ecological protection status, within its thousand acres of coastal wetlands, more than 35,000 migratory birds and 200 endangered species make their home. During a recent ecosystem restoration project, workers removed of tons of sediment and likewise increased promotion of tidal circulation to improve marshland conditions. Consequently, this restructuring limited access to predators in sensitive locations to protect endangered species.
The Newport Back Bay flows into Newport Beach Harbor and meets up with the Pacific Ocean. Residents, outdoor enthusiasts, and nature-loving visitors enjoy its plethora of hiking and cycling trails or kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding aquatic activities. Homes with easy access to the Back Bay are sought-after.
Here is a list of current Back Bay homes available in Newport Beach. To view these or other homes in Newport Beach, contact us.