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Ronald W. Caspers Wilderness Park

33401 Ortega Hwy., San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 923-2207
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Huntington Beach, CA
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

This urban close campground is surprisingly nice for being so easy to reach. It has a prehistoric themed play area for the kids that is 1st rate. It even includes a fossil dig area that is filled with sand. Lots of hiking trails that take you up and around the meadows and canyon. Knocked off a star because of road... More

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Orange County, California
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50 reviews 50 reviews
13 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

The trails here are simple and easily navigated. The camping is pretty, but they don't allow dogs, so it's a no-go for me.

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Yorba Linda, California
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We have camped at Caspers 5+ times. Each time we are amazed at the beauty so close to city life. Once you arrive here you are transcended to a remote place in nature. There is an excellent nature center and on the weekends private experts share there knowledge with the public about various nature subjects. There is amazing hiking for... More

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San Juan Capistrano, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

There's lots to do at Caspers. You can hike, camp, picnic, enjoy a playground with little ones, learn about nature in the wild, visit the Nature Center for engaging exhibits. It's fun to take small kids for some of their first wilderness and camping experiences to somewhere so close and beautiful.

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Los Angeles, California
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013 via mobile

This place has great programs for kids. has a wonderful nature center and a great lookout point for bird watching. My daughter loves it. You can also camp.

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