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Rancho Santa Margarita

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32 mi 51 km of trail 3 Recommended Routes

Easy Trails 4 Trails Intermediate Trails 11 Trails Hard Trails 0 Trails

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Recommended Routes in Rancho Santa Margarita - 3

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Favorite Parts of Tijeras Canyon Trail can be tricky with loose, dry stones and rocks.
Intermediate

Westridge Loop

2.4 mi 3.9 km 300' Up 91.44 m Up 299' Down 91.28 m Down

Rancho…, CA
Favorite Twisty Fire Crossing back to the parking lot.
Intermediate

Oneil Loop

4.8 mi 7.7 km 707' Up 215.43 m Up 707' Down 215.46 m Down

Rancho…, CA
Favorite Twisty Fire Crossing back to the parking lot.
Intermediate

O'Neill Regional Park

15.4 mi 24.7 km 892' Up 271.92 m Up 891' Down 271.7 m Down

Rancho…, CA

Trails in Rancho Santa Margarita - 12

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0.5 mi 0.8 km #1Coyote Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Trabuco Canyon, CA
Intermediate
Trabuco Canyon, CA
4.0 mi 6.5 km #2Tijeras Creek Trail
Intermediate
Las Flores, CA
Intermediate
Las Flores, CA
0.7 mi 1.1 km #3Vista Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Trabuco Canyon, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Trabuco Canyon, CA
4.2 mi 6.7 km #4Live Oak Trail
Intermediate
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
Intermediate
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
7.7 mi 12.3 km #5Arroyo Trabuco Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
Easy/Intermediate
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
4.3 mi 6.9 km #6Joplin Truck Trail
Intermediate
Trabuco Canyon, CA
Intermediate
Trabuco Canyon, CA
4.6 mi 7.3 km #7Trabuco Canyon Rd
Easy
Trabuco Canyon, CA
Easy
Trabuco Canyon, CA
0.6 mi 0.9 km #8Coyote Trail
Intermediate
Trabuco Canyon, CA
Intermediate
Trabuco Canyon, CA
1.9 mi 3.0 km #9Tijeras Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
Intermediate
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
1.0 mi 1.6 km #10Westridge Trail (Chiquita Ridge Trail)
Easy/Intermediate
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
Easy/Intermediate
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
1.1 mi 1.7 km #11Trabuco Creek Road
Intermediate
Trabuco Canyon, CA
Intermediate
Trabuco Canyon, CA
1.5 mi 2.4 km #12Hoffman Homestead Trail
Intermediate
Trabuco Canyon, CA
Intermediate
Trabuco Canyon, CA

Photos of Rancho Santa Margarita - 12

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Riding Cox Hill at O'Neil Regional Park
May 12, 2019 near Rancho…, CA
Twisty Fire Crossing back to the parking lot.
Jun 5, 2018 near Rancho…, CA
Parts of Tijeras Canyon Trail can be tricky with loose, dry stones and rocks.
May 30, 2016 near Rancho…, CA
What a view
Mar 29, 2020 near Trabuco…, CA
What a view
Mar 29, 2020 near Trabuco…, CA
Climb climb climb.
Nov 17, 2018 near Portola…, CA
Tijeras Creek as it passed under Rt. 241.
Jun 5, 2018 near Rancho…, CA
Live Oak Trail ain't so bad!
Dec 10, 2017 near Portola…, CA
Start here.
Mar 3, 2018 near Trabuco…, CA
Westridge Trail is blocked here. You can turn right and go down the hill to join Tijeras Creek, or turn around and go back.
May 30, 2016 near Rancho…, CA
Entrance to the trail at Santa Margarita Parkway.
Mar 20, 2016 near Rancho…, CA
This trail is permanently closed to bikes.  Don't bike on closed trails please.
Oct 18, 2017 near Rancho…, CA