- Our list of the best things to do in Rancho Santa Margarita, California, features the top 619 nearby activities — including 234 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Rancho Santa Margarita, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Sports & Fitness, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 17 things to do within the city of Rancho Santa Margarita, CA , followed by 603 popular activities in nearby cities, including Laguna Beach, Newport Beach, Anaheim, Dana Point, San Clemente, Orange, Irvine, Laguna Hills, San Juan Capistrano, Huntington Beach, Lake Forest, Santa Ana, Costa Mesa, Lake Elsinore, Fountain Valley, Garden Grove, Mission Viejo, Aliso Viejo, Tustin, Laguna Niguel, Norco, Placentia, Corona, Yorba Linda, Fullerton, Westminster, Riverside, Perris, Chino Hills, Chino, Murrieta, Brea, Menifee, Fallbrook, Los Angeles, Oceanside and Joshua Tree
69% 13 votes
25821 Atlantic Ocean Drive, Lake Forest, CA 92630 MoreLess Info
The Lake Forest Ice Palace is an ice-rink that hosts adult and youth hockey leagues, figure skating, public skates, and broom ball. Open Stick time is available for hockey practice. Open skating times are on Saturday, Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday.
100% 3 votes
26380 Rancho Parkway, Lake Forest, CA 92630 MoreLess Info
Nestled in the hills, Baker Ranch Community Park provides the community with an expansive playground with climbing walls, slides, and bridges. The park also has a basketball court, bike path, and picnic area for families to enjoy.
The 4.1 acres of the Heritage Hill Historic Park include four fully restored and furnished historic buildings. Guided tours educate guests about the history of the area with artifacts and information regarding the people associated with each building.
Outdoor time is on the menu at Serrano Creek Community Park. Located on the Serrano Creek trail, visitors enjoy walking, running and horseback riding. Tall trees provide shade for a picnic and being at one with nature.
83% 6 votes
25200 Trabuco Road, Lake Forest, CA 92630 MoreLess Info
Silver Stirrup Riding Academy offers regular horseback riding lessons and camps where they teach riding, grooming, roping and other horse activities. Camps are for one or three days and lessons are for both youths and adults.
100% 13 votes
23761 Singapore Street, Mission Viejo, CA 92691 MoreLess Info
During the Halloween season, visitors can navigate through a maze filled with actors dressed up as horror characters at Higgins Manor Haunted House. While visitors wait outside the maze, a video recording plays with a spooky character.
As a Tuscany themed winery, The Wine Artist offers a variety of cooking classes for children and adults. In addition to wine tasting, it has bottling parties where visitors can sample wine and customize their own label for the bottle.