When you join us for our wildlife tours, be prepared for the experience of exploration without ever leaving Santa Margarita Ranch! For complete transparency, here are some things you can expect from our tours:
3-Hour Guided Nature Tour
Led by staff naturalists, our tours illuminate the diverse wildlife, native plants, and rugged beauty of the historic Santa Margarita Ranch.
Humvee Ride and Light Hiking
Our tour includes an adventurous ride on our vintage Humvee as well as easy-paced hiking. Not all hiking has to be a challenge! This light hike is ideal for those who want to experience nature without being uncomfortable.
Amazing Sights—and Insights!
The tour includes observations of a bald eagle nest site and native California birds of prey, as well as a walk through a riparian habitat to our educational site. Here, you will learn about how natural systems and life cycles connect us all.