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Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological Reserve

  • 39400 Clinton Keith Rd. Map It
  • Murietta
  • Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

Updated 10/23/2014

Fodor's Review

This 9,000-acre wooded preserve provides a glimpse of what this countryside was like before the developers took over. Trails wind through ancient oak forests and past vernal pools and rolling grassland. A visitor and operations center has interpretive displays and maps; some of the reserve's hiking trails begin here. There are designated trails for leashed dogs, horses, and mountain bikers.

Sight Information


39400 Clinton Keith Rd., Murietta, California, 92562, United States

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Sight Details:

  • $3
  • Daily dawn–dusk; visitor center Tues.–Sun. 9–5

Updated 10/23/2014


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