Located in the beautiful San Joaquin Hills of Southern Orange County, Aliso Viejo is a quiet, inland city that prides itself on its scenic parks and top-rated schools. While close to the action of Los Angeles and Huntington Beach, Aliso Viejo remains a family friendly destination with dozens of peaceful parks and expansive hiking trails. The city averages a population of over 50,000 residents and an average elevation of 410 ft.
Aliso Viejo is home to the award-winning Aliso Niguel High School, recognized as a California Distinguished School, a National Blue Ribbon School, and recently voted “Best High School” by U.S. News and World Report. Visitors will find a diverse selection of family-owned restaurants featuring cuisine from numerous cultures, including top-rated dining experiences like OPAH Seafood Grill and Urban Plates. After dinner, locals spend their evenings exploring the city’s several shopping centers, wine bars, cocktail bars, and taverns.
The city is most known for its 21 parks, which include numerous dog parks, trails, and scenic overlooks. Wood Canyon Wilderness Park features bicycle, equestrian, and hiking trails for all residents and a beautiful view of the San Joaquin Hills. A few miles down the road, hikers can find Crystal Cove State Park and access to the Orange County regional trail system, a network of trails that connect several parks in the area. Finally, if you are just looking to relax in the sun, Aliso Beach Park is a short drive away and is open year-round to visitors.
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