Tag: Botany

Slaughterhouse Canyon (Murrieta)

Slaughterhouse Canyon (Murrieta) Location: Murrieta, near the Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological Reserve. From I-15, take the Clinton Keith Road exit and follow it southeast for 4 miles to Avenida La Cresta. Turn right, go 0.3 miles and turn right to stay on Avenida La Cresta. Go 0.3 miles and turn right on Via La Entrada.…

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Stevenson Canyon and Sylvan Meadows in the Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological Reserve

Stevenson Canyon and Sylvan Meadows in the Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological Reserve Location: Near Murrieta in southeast Riverside County.  From I-15, take Clinton Keith Road for 5 miles and park at the visitor’s center on the left.  Admission is $3 per adult or $2 per child. Agency:  Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological Reserve Distance: 6.1 miles…

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Heaps Peak Arboretum

Featured in the Nobody Hikes in L.A. Guidebook! Text and photography copyright 2010 by David W. Lockeretz, all rights reserved. Information and opinions provided are kept current to the best of the author’s ability. All readers hike at their own risk, and should be aware of the possible dangers of hiking, walking and other outdoor…

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