If you are a potential home owner and are looking into the Trabuco Canyon residential market for the first time, or perhaps you are new to the South Orange County community altogether, here is some additional information on the Trabuco Canyon real estate market and the surrounding areas. According to Wikipedia, Trabuco Canyon is classified as being a small unincorporated community located in the foothills of the Santa Ana Mountains in eastern Orange County, California, and lies partly within the Cleveland National Forest. The Trabuco Canyon properties are found adjacent to the Limestone Canyon Preserve, Hickey Canyon and Rose Canyon. Just to south of the Trabuco Canyon homes for sale you will the Rancho Santa Margarita Lake where you will find Summer Concerts in the Park, movie nights and Fourth of July fireworks. Just to the east of the Trabuco Canyon community is the O’Neill Regional Park which offers over 3,800 acres of hiking and biking trails, picnic tables, playgrounds and camping via early registration.
If you take Trabuco Canyon Road south, away from the Trabuco Canyon real estate market this will connect you with Santa Margarita Parkway which will take you to the Foothill Transportation Corridor (toll road), which will take you to the 133-toll road which will basically connect you to anywhere you want to get in Orange County. To the north of the Trabuco Canyon residential market you will find the Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park, which is a sprawling park within canyons featuring rock formations with over 16 miles of biking and equestrian trails, a bit further north is Modjeska Canyon which is found on the western slope of the Santa Ana Mountains and the suburban community contains several hundred residents, with a small park and volunteer fire station. To the east of the Trabuco Canyon homes for sale is Santiago Peak, which is found on the southern mountain of Orange County’s Saddleback formation – it is the highest and most prominent peak of both the Santa Ana Mountains, and also marks a border point with Riverside County.