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  • Santa Margarita Lake’s sparkling blue water spills over its banks and its grassy slopes speckled with live oak and pine forests provide a spectacular backdrop while kayaking.
  • The parks hundreds of unspoiled acres and 22 miles of scenic shoreline to explore make it the perfect destination for canoeing and kayaking
  • Santa Margarita Lake is an aquatic paradise of cool waters, warm sun, bountiful nature, and breathtaking sunsets.
  • After a day on the water, relax at your campfire and the crickets and frogs will serenade you... along with beautiful birds singing in the melody.
  • Kayaking and canoeing can be one of the most emotionally and physically gratifying experiences you’ll ever have.
  • It can provide a pleasurable time away from life’s day-to-day stress, whether you enjoy day tripping, extended weekend jaunts or expedition touring.
  • Located in Central California in northern San Luis Obispo County, Santa Margarita Lake is truly a sight to see.
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