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Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological Reserve

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39400 Clinton Keith Road, Murrieta, CA
+1 951-677-6951
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Beautiful

Beautiful area to hike or ride. Easy terrain. Nothing too technical. Beautiful in the spring when... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
rpmotocross
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Murrieta, California
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What a gem

This place is fantastic for anyone who loves the outdoors. Lots of hiking trails to choose from... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Catherine G
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Portland, Oregon
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39400 Clinton Keith Road, Murrieta, CA
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful area to hike or ride. Easy terrain. Nothing too technical. Beautiful in the spring when it greens up from rains. Can be hot in the summer.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place is fantastic for anyone who loves the outdoors. Lots of hiking trails to choose from. Great topography and views. We were there on a Saturday and it was not crowded. Put on your walking shoes, grab your kids and get outdoors. Note there...More

Thank Catherine G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great day with my kids. I'm not in great shape, so there were several choices for me to choose from. Would recommend for a full day or just part of a day. There are also picnic tables.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whether with my wife or with the whole family, we always enjoy a peaceful hike at the plateau. If you go on the spring you will see the beautiful flowers blooming as well as the green grass.

Thank rosanluke
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful stunning views for miles! Horseback ride, hike, bike you cannot go wrong. Also family friendly take a picnic. Take in the fresh air. So much history and education to be had.

Thank tracig202
Reviewed 16 November 2017

This is our go to place for a day of hiking ... Enjoy all of the trails and beauty of the area that surrounds us!

Thank haerry2017
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Easy to get to in Murrieta. Beautiful pools to see and animals. Hiking trails are great and the views are wonderful

Thank Mexico007
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Great walking trails throughout the nature preserve and a small but very nice natural history museum

Thank melindafouche
Reviewed 8 September 2017

A beautiful location for a stroll or a hike. Trails let you meander through the terrain. Lovely seasonal changes.

Thank rnratwaldenwest
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The most striking feature to me is the look and feel of the African plains just up the hill from the hustle of suburban So Cal. The plateau has a welcome center. I suggest going there for your first visit. They will give u some...More

Thank David L
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Ava W
21 January 2015|
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Response from Deborah G | Reviewed this property |
I have been to the plateau many, many times. While hiking I have never seen any artifacts. However, just before you get to the hiking trails, there is a visitor center. There are many interesting facts and photos and... More
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