With exclusive 55+ amenities and events, free shuttle to key community events, plus access to any all-age activity or event in the community, Gavilán residents get the best of everything The Ranch has to offer!
50 ways to have a good time with fellow fun-enthusiasts.
Gavilán residents have access to ALL amenities, so they can accompany their grandkids under age 18 to any of the all-age pools and other amenities!
Rancho Mission Viejo is only approximately six miles from the beach.
The weather is temperate and sunny, the typical Southern Orange County weather that people love.
There are lots of charming restaurants in nearby San Juan Capistrano, Dana Point and San Clemente. Plus, the on-site Sendero Marketplace offers favorite eateries and places to shop. Ladera Ranch is just a short drive up Antonio Parkway.
Although the 6,500 acres of The Ranch that are currently preserved as permanent open space are not publicly accessible, there are numerous trails and multi-use pathways available for use. Discover the various community park and trail offerings here. There are also plenty of public, docent-led hikes, lectures and volunteer opportunities on The Nature Reserve at Rancho Mission Viejo.
The nearest fire department is the Rancho Mission Viejo Fire Station (station #56) located at Antonio Parkway/Sendero Way, approximately two miles from Rienda.
The closest hospital is Mission Hospital, located in the city of Mission Viejo. There are two wellness/preventative health care centers in and near the Sendero Marketplace (Memorial Care and Mission Hospital), and there is a site for a future Mission Health Center in Esencia.
RanchRide is a free shuttle program available to residents for transportation to RanchLife events, in addition to seasonal destinations and local attractions, including the cities of San Juan Capistrano and Dana Point Harbor. The RanchRide services change in response to community needs and are generally free of charge but may include a user fee in the future; please visit www.RanchRide.net for current shuttle schedules and pick up/drop off locations. Public bus transportation is available through OCTA, and the Amtrak and Metrolink train station is conveniently located in downtown San Juan Capistrano.