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Gems in Cleveland National Forest - Trabuco Ranger District - 1

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gem Favorite Black Star Waterfall (dry)

Black Star Waterfall

(1) Foothil…, CA

Recommended Routes in Cleveland National Forest - Trabuco Ranger District - 9

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Favorite Amazing views in every direction!
Intermediate/Difficult

Bear Canyon to Sitton Peak

9.7 mi 15.6 km 1,883' Up 574.07 m Up 1,884' Down 574.2 m Down

Lakelan…, CA
Favorite The top of Bell Peak flies this beautiful flag.
Intermediate

Bell Peak Out and Back

3.8 mi 6.1 km 1,135' Up 345.81 m Up 1,134' Down 345.7 m Down

Trabuco…, CA
Favorite Linda crossing the creek
Easy/Intermediate

Holy Jim Falls Out and Back

3.0 mi 4.8 km 528' Up 161.08 m Up 528' Down 161.02 m Down

Trabuco…, CA
Favorite Steep slopes of Santa Ana Mountains.
Intermediate/Difficult

Fisherman's Camp to Bluewater Canyon

6.7 mi 10.8 km 1,040' Up 316.85 m Up 1,040' Down 317.06 m Down

Lakelan…, CA
Favorite Slightly below the actual peak is this rock formation, which is a great photo op.
Intermediate/Difficult

Modjeska/Santiago Peak

13.6 mi 21.9 km 4,360' Up 1328.96 m Up 4,359' Down 1328.69 m Down

Trabuco…, CA
Favorite Beek's Place
Intermediate

Beek's Place via Black Star Falls

15.5 mi 25.0 km 2,205' Up 671.94 m Up 2,206' Down 672.41 m Down

Foothil…, CA
Favorite Panoramic view
Intermediate/Difficult

Santiago Peak

17.1 mi 27.5 km 3,998' Up 1218.48 m Up 3,997' Down 1218.43 m Down

Trabuco…, CA
Favorite Blue Light Mine, Silverado Canyon
Intermediate/Difficult

Silverado Trail to Bedford Peak

7.7 mi 12.5 km 1,974' Up 601.75 m Up 1,973' Down 601.52 m Down

Trabuco…, CA
Favorite Tucker Wildlife Sanctuary, Modjeska Canyon
Intermediate

Laurel Spring Out and Back

10.5 mi 16.9 km 2,317' Up 706.36 m Up 2,317' Down 706.22 m Down

Portola…, CA

Cleveland National Forest - Trabuco Ranger District Hiking

  • 285 Miles 459 Kilometers of Trail
  • 9 Recommended Routes
  • 1 Gem Gems
  • 4 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 36 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 6 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Cleveland National Forest - Trabuco Ranger District - 37

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10.2 mi 16.3 km #1Bell View Trail
Difficult
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
Difficult
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
8.8 mi 14.2 km #2Sitton Peak Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Coto De Caza, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Coto De Caza, CA
6.4 mi 10.4 km #3Chiquito Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Lakeland Village, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Lakeland Village, CA
5.1 mi 8.1 km #4Skyline Drive
Intermediate
Corona, CA
Intermediate
Corona, CA
5.2 mi 8.3 km #5Holy Jim Trail #6W03
Intermediate/Difficult
Trabuco Canyon, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Trabuco Canyon, CA
9.5 mi 15.3 km #6Harding Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Portola Hills, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Portola Hills, CA
5.1 mi 8.3 km #7Trabuco Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Lake Elsinore, CA
Intermediate
Lake Elsinore, CA
7.4 mi 11.9 km #8San Mateo Trail #5W05
Intermediate
Lakeland Village, CA
Intermediate
Lakeland Village, CA
2.3 mi 3.7 km #9San Juan Loop #5W08
Intermediate/Difficult
Lakeland Village, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Lakeland Village, CA
0.1 mi 0.2 km #10Holy Jim Falls Trail
Intermediate
Trabuco Canyon, CA
Intermediate
Trabuco Canyon, CA

Photos of Cleveland National Forest - Trabuco Ranger District - 40

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Rocky Trail
Dec 11, 2020 near Trabuco…, CA
Steep slopes of Santa Ana Mountains.
Jun 21, 2019 near Lakelan…, CA
Beek's Place
Dec 19, 2020 near Corona, CA
Almost to Beek's Place
Dec 19, 2020 near Corona, CA
Boulders leading to Black Star Falls
Dec 19, 2020 near Foothil…, CA
The top of Bell Peak flies this beautiful flag.
May 30, 2017 near Trabuco…, CA
Black Star Waterfall (dry)
Dec 19, 2020 near Foothil…, CA
Some bouldering to do before the falls
Dec 19, 2020 near Foothil…, CA