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Hike the Santa Margarita River Trail

Fallbrook, California

based on 1 reviews



5 miles

Elevation Gain

469 ft

Route Type



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5 mile hike along the river near Fallbrook, CA.

Santa Margarita River Trail is a 5 mile out-and-back hike that takes you near the river in Fallbrook, CA. This trail provides some shade which is helpful on hot days. If you bring your swimsuit you can hop in for a dip on hotter days. 

Make sure you wear good hiking shoes due to some rocky terrain and be aware that there are snakes in the area. 

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Dog Friendly

Hike the Santa Margarita River Trail Reviews

Lots of sand so got a great calf workout! Some water crossings and beautiful spots to enjoy the scenery!

Leave No Trace

Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations. Please explore responsibly!


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