Typical for the somewhat sheltered and wet canyons along streams, oaks and sycamores grow there and form a beautiful riparian jungle (together with an abundance of Poison-oak of course).
I made these photos on a docent-led hike at the Santa Margarita Ecological Reserve last Sunday – the reserve is not open to the public but they organize these docent-led hikes during the cooler months of the year. If you’re interested, you can find the dates on the “Events & Activites” page of the Fallbrook Land Conservancy’s website (link opens in a new tab).
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