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Get there SAFE sometimes the traffic on Ortega Highway can be a little slow BUT REMEMBER, each car you pass saves 0 minutes of time on your commute. Take your time and be safe.

 
Come Drive The Ortega Highway

From the east

I-15 to Lake Elsinore
west on Central Ave. Follow that to a T and then turn right.
Go about 1/2 mile to the light and turn left on Riverside Drive
The road curves to the left onto Grand Ave.
Follow Grand to a 3-way stop and turn right onto 74 Ortega Highway.

From the west

Take the 5 freeway to San Juan Capistrano
Exit Ortega Highway East
Watch your speed, this area is heavily patrolled.