Rancho Santa Margarita is a master-planned community located along the scenic foothills of the Santa Ana Mountains. Though the community has a population of 47,000 residents, it maintains the feeling of a small, close knit village. Nestled in the mountains, Rancho Santa Margarita boasts an average elevation of 925 ft.
Rancho Santa Margarita is serviced by several high-rated high schools, including Trabuco Hills High School and Tesoro High School. Visitors will find a wide dining selection, with top-rated restaurants like Hanna’s, Yamame, and Carmelita’s Kitchen. Visitors to Rancho Santa Margarita will find a mix of retail shops, restaurants, parks, and annual events that take place throughout the year. The city also has many parks to suit many interests including a dog park, skate park and the scenic Lake Rancho Santa Margarita with a surrounding path perfect for walking, jogging or bike riding.
In addition, Rancho Santa Margarita is only a short distance away from Lago Santa Margarita, a lake hidden in the shadow of Mount Modjeska and Mount Santiago, Saddleback’s twin peaks. This lake has a popular 1-mile trail surrounding the area.
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