Rancho Santa Margarita

Rancho Santa Margarita is a large master planned community adjacent to the Cleveland National Forest in beautiful South Orange County. With a population of almost 50,000, this community is located between Mission Viejo, Las Flores, Coto de Caza and Trabuco Canyon. The guard-gated Dove Canyon and Rancho Cielo, in addition to Robinson Ranch are smaller communities inside Rancho Santa Margarita.

Community events are held throughout Rancho Santa Margarita and residents enjoy various shopping, dining & recreational amenities. From the Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Club and Sycamore Canyon Horse Trails, Rancho Santa Margarita Lake, Library & Restaurants, this city has it covered!

Individual homeowners associations govern various areas of Rancho Santa Margarita. The largest association, Rancho Santa Margarita Landscape and Recreation Corporation (SAMLARC), regulates parks, pools, the lake and many outlining trails.

(city/community information noted through Wikipedia.com, 2011)