SRPNEF Upcoming Events
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2021 Cowboy Jubilee Video. Check it out! Click here.



The Visitor Center building will remain closed for the summer. The building is needed for the summer concerts.  Thus we are unable to hold the summer event.  HOWEVER, all bands are being rebooked for the 2022 season.  Information will be posted in January.


Pavilion Update!
The new pavilion is complete. Rock and tile work is in progress. Watch for update pictures on SRPNEF Facebook.




Reserve Re-Open Update!
Great News! Age restriction lifted for volunteers which are  needed for partial reopening of certain trails…adults 18 and older welcome! Reserve is very close to the partial reopening. Just need a few more volunteers! Email Usfor application and details.

Reserve Closure Update Due to COVID19 and Tenaja Fire
Sylvan Meadows Trailhead remains open daily 7am-4:30pm.
Vernal Pool and Adobe trails to partial reopen soon.

Experience SRPNEF

Children and youth in our communities will become the new generation of environmental stewards with an active understanding and love for the natural world in which they live. Our unique program of funding and developing hands-on environmental programs is designed to encourage innovative projects that inspire, educate and empower children and youth to appreciate, preserve and protect nature.

We accomplish this…

through the hard work of dedicated volunteers, Docents and teachers, with the help of our many partners, from individuals and governments to local nonprofits and corporate donors, and by using an inclusive and collaborative approach to program development and staying true to our six unique Core Values.

Get Involved

Come join the volunteer family at the Santa Rosa Plateau. Explore how to Volunteer, Be a Committee Advisor, Sponsor, or Become a Board Member. To become a volunteer, you can… Read More…

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Send us an email, give us a call, or come see us.

800-369-4620 or 951-677-6951
Office: Tuesday – Saturday: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Visitor Center: Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological Reserve
39400 Clinton Keith Road, Murrieta 92562

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