Cleveland National Forest - Welcome!


Big Laguna Trail Gazing at Cuyapaipe Peak from Stevenson Peak By Alexander S. Kunz Pacific Crest Trail at Fosters Point Photo By Alexander S. Kunz Garnet Peak at the Transition Zone Photo By Alexander S. Kunz Laguna Mountains at Monument Peak Photo By Alexander S. Kunz Trabuco Winter Landscape Santiago's Peak and Hiker



The Cleveland National Forest, nestled in the bustling greater San Diego area, spans a modest 460,000 acres intersecting parts of Orange and Riverside Counties. Providing ample recreation, sprawling mountain vistas, and an abundance of wildlife and natural resources, visitors don't have to travel far to explore a wilderness environment within urban boundaries. Read more about the Cleveland National Forest


Los Pinos Conservation Camp Prospective New Tenant. For more information Click Here

As of July 1st, Cleveland enters into elevated fire restrictions. Read more here

Silverado Canyon and Maple Springs Trailhead on the Trabuco District is now open for recreational use

Check out our list of Must Try Trails for some great weekend ideas


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