Saddleback Valley

Saddleback Valley includes the communities of Irvine, Mission Viejo, Laguna Niguel, Laguna Hills, and El Toro/Lake Forest. The relaxed atmosphere has made this valley a popular vacation retreat for golfers.

The Severin Wunderman Museum in Irvine holds the world's largest collection of artwork by Jean Cocteau. A marine-life preserve is open at Laguna Niguel.