Baker Ranch is a luxury master planned neighborhood in Lake Forest, California. This resort style community appeals to residents who enjoy natural settings, and outdoor recreation.
Baker Ranch has several subdivisions and features two recreation centers; The Grove Clubhouse and The Arbors Club. There are also eight parks and several schools that are California Distinguished. Residents enjoy low Home Owners Association fees and no Mello Roos taxes. The community is bordered by over 900 acres of protected land at the foothills of Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park.
Although the great outdoors is right out your back door, services and employment centers are conveniently close. Within minutes you’ll find highways, the airport, entertainment, restaurants, stores, and business districts.
Amenities for Baker Ranch include walking loops, Borrego Trail, Oaks Tennis Park, Courtside Park, Odyssey Park, Promenade Park, Vista Swim Club, and Baker Ranch Community Park. There are several collections of luxury single family homes at Baker Ranch. The Crossings have some of the least expensive homes and feature many amenities like basketball courts, swimming pools, baseball fields, tennis courts, and tot lots. Summit at Baker Ranch has the most expensive homes at over a million dollars and features trails, pools, basketball courts, and playgrounds. Other subdivisions include Terraces, Highlands East, and Park View.
Baker Ranch is served by the Saddleback Unified School District which offers top rated schools like Rancho Canada Elementary and Serrano Intermediate School. Students also attend Toro High School which is one of the most successful in Southern California. Families are able to choose private schooling as well with facilities like Abiding Savior Lutheran School, Escalade Academy, Lake Forest Montessori School, and Arbor Christian School.
Lake Forest is an Orange County city that was once known as El Toro because of the Marine Corps Air Station that has since then been decommissioned.
25631 Peter A. Hartman Way, Mission Viejo, CA 92691-3142
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