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90 mi 145 km of trail 12 Featured Runs

Easy Trails 20 Trails Intermediate Trails 15 Trails Hard Trails 0 Trails

Food & Drink

After the Run: Local Favorites

The Greasy Wiener Truck The most popular items are the bomb, a bacon enhanced dog and the brat jovi. The garlic and parsley fries are a tasty option too
Native Foods Get the Lavender Pink Lemonade!
Zov's Restaurant Mezze platter always. Monday is kebob night.
Mustard Cafe Breakfast all Day, eggs benedict, fresh baked croissants, muffins, baguette and cookies!!! And we deliver!
Anastasia Cafe & boutique Laguna Beach The fresh squeezed orange juice is a perfect compliment to their oatmeal. Perfect way to start the day!
Zinc Café Café Zinc is a great dog-friendly coffee spot. They have the best coffee around! -Lynne Curtin, Real Housewives of Orange County
350 Ocean Avenue, Laguna CA — (949) 494-6302
Hapi Sushi Very nice sushi
250 Beach St, Laguna Beach CA — (949) 494-9109
La Sirena Grill - Laguna Beach The calamari burrito is epic, but the aioli can be a bit much, get it on the side.
Three Seventy Common Robert was such an excellent server! His section was full and he spent a significant amount of time giving us honest and thoughtful suggestions. (Everything is great, by the way)
Alessa Amazing place to have best fresh ethnic Italian food.. We loved the area too.
Sushi Laguna The best sushi in Laguna!! Chefs are hilarious and always a good time!
Thai Bros Restaurant Pad thai. Pad thai pad thai pad thai.
The Stand Natural Food Restaurant papaya date shake is amazing
Urth Caffé استعراض خليجيين و طعم ما به زود
San Shi Go Everything is awesome! Best sushi in LB 
Cafe Heidelberg One of my favorite places to go... $3.00 Mimosas on the weekends!! Delish breakfast...plus they make a great cappuccino!!
Sapphire Laguna Incredible food. If you're in town make sure you come for dinner!
Zéytoon Café Extremely kind people & great food with an artistic atmosphere.
Royal Thai Cuisine Sunset Menu $14.95, M thru F, 4 course meal, delicious!

Areas Within Rancho Santa Margarita

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Trails in Rancho Santa Margarita - 23

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4.1 mi 6.7 km
#1 Live Oak Trail
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
4.1 mi 6.7 km Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
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10.2 mi 16.3 km
#2 Bell View Trail
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
10.2 mi 16.3 km Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
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Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
5.7 mi 9.2 km Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
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Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
1.9 mi 3.0 km Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
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Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
0.8 mi 1.3 km Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
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Foothill Ranch, CA
1.6 mi 2.5 km Foothill Ranch, CA
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1.3 mi 2.0 km
#7 Dreaded Hill Road
Portola Hills, CA
1.3 mi 2.0 km Portola Hills, CA
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Corona, CA
36.2 mi 58.3 km Corona, CA
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Las Flores, CA
4.0 mi 6.5 km Las Flores, CA
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1.0 mi 1.7 km
#10 Coyote Trail
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
1.0 mi 1.7 km Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
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0.9 mi 1.4 km
#11 Vista Trail
Trabuco Canyon, CA
0.9 mi 1.4 km Trabuco Canyon, CA
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0.8 mi 1.4 km
#12 Whiting Road
Portola Hills, CA
0.8 mi 1.4 km Portola Hills, CA
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1.0 mi 1.6 km
#13 Serrano Road
Foothill Ranch, CA
1.0 mi 1.6 km Foothill Ranch, CA
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Las Flores, CA
0.2 mi 0.4 km Las Flores, CA
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Lake Forest, CA
1.9 mi 3.1 km Lake Forest, CA
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0.4 mi 0.6 km
#16 Live Oak Trail
Portola Hills, CA
0.4 mi 0.6 km Portola Hills, CA
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1.0 mi 1.6 km
#17 Water Tank Road
Foothill Ranch, CA
1.0 mi 1.6 km Foothill Ranch, CA
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Portola Hills, CA
0.7 mi 1.1 km Portola Hills, CA
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0.4 mi 0.7 km
#19 Serrano Cow Trail
Portola Hills, CA
0.4 mi 0.7 km Portola Hills, CA
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0.7 mi 1.2 km
#20 Concourse Road
Portola Hills, CA
0.7 mi 1.2 km Portola Hills, CA
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13.3 mi 21.4 km
#21 Aliso Creek Bikeway
Portola Hills, CA
13.3 mi 21.4 km Portola Hills, CA
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Portola Hills, CA
0.8 mi 1.3 km Portola Hills, CA
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Portola Hills, CA
1.2 mi 1.9 km Portola Hills, CA
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