- Trabuco Canyon, California
official_name = Trabuco Canyon, California
subdivision_type = Country
subdivision_type1 = State
subdivision_type2 = County
subdivision_name2 = Orange
elevation_ft = 430 - 1640
timezone = PST
utc_offset = -8
timezone_DST = PDT
utc_offset_DST = -7
postal_code = 92678
area_code = 949
Trabuco Canyon is a small unincorporated community located in the foothills of the
Santa Ana Mountainsin eastern Orange County, California, north of Rancho Santa Margarita. It lies partly within the Cleveland National Forest.
Plano Trabuco Road leads from the top of the Canyon, south, to the city of Rancho Santa Margarita.
Fourth of July features an old-fashioned parade of locals riding horses and pulling home-made floats to the cheers of observers - who are small in number but large in enthusiasm.
A landmark is the Trabuco Oaks Steak House, known for its good food; it was a favorite restaurant of President
Richard Nixon. There is also a popular Mexican restaurant, Rose Canyon Cantina on Rose Canyon Road.
A monastery of the Vedanta Society is also in the canyon, as well as the Trabuco Canyon Community Church TCCC, see link below.
Trabuco is Spanish for
blunderbuss, an old type of rifle. A local story is in 1769 a blunderbuss was lost in the Canyon by a soldier serving with the Portola expedition.
Trabuco Canyon was the site of attempts to mine
tinin the early 1900s. Remains of this activity are tunnels into the sides of the canyon, the stone foundation of an ore-processing mill, and some dams along the creek. Unfortunately, the whole tin-mining episode appears to have been a swindle.
On October 21, 2007, a large wildfire started in Silverado Canyon and spread to Trabuco Canyon. The Canyon was evacuated by the Fire Department. [citeweb | url=http://www.ocfa.org/pages/ocfa.asp?filename=canyonfire.asp | title=OCFA] .
Trabuco Canyon Community Church http://www.trabuco-canyon.org Fire Blog http://www.searchdoc.com/fire.html
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
См. также в других словарях:
Trabuco Canyon National Forest — was established by the U.S. Forest Service in California on July 6, 1907 with 153,387 acres when the name was changed from Trabuco Cañon Forest Reserve and land was added. On July 1, 1908 the forest was combined with San Jacinto National Forest… … Wikipedia
Santiago Canyon, California — Santiago Canyon is an unincorporated community in Silverado, California. According to the 2000 census, Santiago Canyon has several hundred residents living within its borders. Two canyons that border Santiago Canyon include Trabuco Canyon and… … Wikipedia
Modjeska Canyon, California — Modjeska Modjeska Canyon is an unincorporated area on the western slope of the Santa Ana Mountains in eastern Orange County, California. It is a rural community of several hundred residents, with a small park and a volunteer fire station … Wikipedia
Lincoln Jr. High School (Trabuco Canyon) — Lincoln Jr. High School is an intermediate school located in Trabuco Canyon, California on Jasper Hill. This school has over 500 students, from grades 7 to 8. The school was founded in 1994 as a private school by a group of retired teachers.… … Wikipedia
Trabuco Cañon National Forest — was established as the Trabuco Cañon Forest Reserve by the General Land Office in California on February 25, 1893 with 49,920 acres. In 1905 all federal forests were transferred to the U.S. Forest Service. On July 6, 1907 the name was changed to… … Wikipedia
Trabuco Creek — Coordinates: 33°29′24″N 117°39′57″W / 33.49°N 117.66583°W / 33.49; 117.66583 … Wikipedia
California County Routes in zone S — There are 34 routes assigned to the S zone of the California Route Marker Program, which designates county routes in California. The S zone includes county highways lying in the counties of Imperial, Orange, Riverside, San Diego, and Santa… … Wikipedia
Trabuco Hills High School — Infobox Education in the United States name= Trabuco Hills High School imagesize= motto= motto translation= The Trabuco Hills mascot. streetaddress = 27501 Mustang Run city = Mission Viejo state = California country = USA zipcode = 92691 url =… … Wikipedia
Orange County Sheriff's Department (California) — Orange County Sheriff s Department Abbreviation OCSD Patch of the Orange County Sheriff s Department … Wikipedia
Rancho Santa Margarita, California — Not to be confused with Santa Margarita, California, a city in San Luis Obispo County. City of Rancho Santa Margarita City … Wikipedia