Socal - Orange County - Silverado Canyon NickNames: #MapleSprings
From the 55 Freeway in the City of Orange, use Chapman Ave. exit. Drive east. Chapman will turn into Santiago Canyon Rd. after about 5 miles. Continue 5 more miles Silverado Canyon Rd., turn left.
From Mission Viejo, exit I5 at El Toro Rd. and travel east about 7.5 miles to Santiago Canyon Rd., turn left. In about 5 miles turn right onto Silverado Canyon Rd.
Parking and the trailhead are about 5 miles up Silverado Canyon Rd. at the gate. Thomas Guide page 802