Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological Reserve

39400 Clinton Keith Rd.
Murrieta, CA 92562- Map It
(951) 677-6951

AAA Editor Notes

Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological Reserve is at 39400 Clinton Keith Rd.; from I-15 take Clinton Keith Rd. exit w. This 10,000-acre area is at the southern end of the Santa Ana Mountains and includes the Tenaja Corridor, which allows animals to easily move between the Plateau and the Cleveland National Forest. Visitors can roam the well-marked trails. The visitor center offers trail maps and displays. Visitors must stay on marked trails or roads. Picnicking is permitted in designated areas; pets are prohibited, except in designated areas. Pets on leash are allowed. Recreational activities are permitted. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$4; $3 (ages 2-12); $1 (for dog or horse on designated trails; cash only at trailhead).
Hours: Trails daily dawn-dusk. Visitor center Tues.-Sun. 9-5. Closed some major holidays.