37385 De Luz Rd.
Fallbrook CA. 92028
Hours: 8 a.m. to one half hour before sunset
Phone number: (760) 728-2303
For up to date park closures please visit our News Page.
Directions: From downtown Fallbrook take E. Mission Rd west to Pico Ave. Go right (north) on Pico Ave. which quickly becomes De Luz Rd. Take De Luz Rd 2 for miles. At the corner of De Luz Rd and Sandia Creek Rd fork to the left and stay on De Luz Rd. The preserve staging area will immediately come up on the right hand side of the road.
In the event of significant rainfall or an ongoing storm, Santa Margarita Preserve will not open due to swift water in the Santa Margarita River and inaccessible trails. For up-to-date information, please call the Live Oak Park office at (760) 728-2303.