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Best trails in Murrieta

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Looking for a great trail near Murrieta, California? AllTrails has 29 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Palomar Mountain State Park or Chino Hills State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Santa Margarita County Preserve or Mount Rubidoux Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 15 easy trails in Murrieta ranging from 0.6 to 6 miles and from 1,112 to 2,093 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Murrieta
Top trails (29)
#1 - Tenaja Falls
San Mateo Canyon Wilderness
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Length: 1.5 mi • Est. 49 m
#2 - Sylvan Meadows Loop
Sylvan Meadows
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 14 m
As of May 2020, part of the trail is closed. Daily entrance fee: $4, ages 13+, $3, ages 2-12. Dog $1. Horse $1.Show more
#3 - La Alba Trailhead Big Loop
Murrieta, California
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Length: 4.5 mi • Est. 2 h 6 m
Note: As of August 16, 2020, users have reported that part of the trail is CLOSED due to rehabilitation, so you won't be able to do the full loop.Show more
#4 - Wiashal Trail Loop to Cole Canyon
Cole Canyon Natural Park
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Length: 1.7 mi • Est. 50 m
#5 - Keller Trail
Murrieta, California
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 2 h 10 m
#6 - Sylvan Meadows
Sylvan Meadows
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Length: 3.9 mi • Est. 1 h 41 m
Please note that partial trail closures have been reported for this trail as of 05/27/2020. Trail can be accessed via Tenaja Road or Clinton Keith Road parking lots. Daily entrance fee: $4, ages 13+, $3, ages 2-12. Dogs $1. Horses $1.Show more
#7 - La Alba Trailhead Short Loop
Murrieta, California
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Length: 1.2 mi • Est. 36 m
#8 - Dunham Loop Trail
Murrieta, California
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 44 m
#9 - Engelmann Oak Loop Trail
Sylvan Meadows
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Length: 0.6 mi • Est. 15 m
Daily entrance fee: $4, ages 13+, $3, ages 2-12. Dogs $1. Horses $1.Show more
#10 - The Vineyard Loop
Murrieta, California
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 1 h 3 m
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