Facilities Open/Closure Status – October 23, 2020


Updated 11/6/2020

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) has impacted our world and all facets of life. FirstService Residential, SAMLARC’s Management company is closely monitoring the latest information from the California Department of Public Health, Governor’s Office, County of Orange, and other governmental agencies. The health and safety of SAMLARC Members and their families is the SAMLARC Board of Directors' foremost priority. The Board appreciates the flexibility and thoughtfulness of the Membership during this time. SAMLARC’s Coronavirus response measures have been successful thanks to the patience and community-mindedness of SAMLARC Members.

Please read on for current facility open/closure statuses as of October 23, 2020. Please wear a mask when visiting SAMLARC facilities and adhere to social distancing and public health requirements. Group gatherings and group activity are prohibited at all facilities.

Trails – Open


Lakeshore – Open

  • Use at your own risk

  • Comply with all posted signage for Lakeshore walkway, including counter-clockwise pedestrian traffic

  • Amphitheater is closed to reservations; please contact the Beach Club for further information

  • Group gatherings prohibited

  • Social distancing required

Parks – Open with Modifications

  • Restrooms are open

  • Grass areas, playgrounds, fitness equipment, and sidewalks are open

  • Picnic shelters are open with restrictions – click HERE to learn more

  • The Skate Park and Dog Park (owned by the City of Rancho Santa Margarita) will open and close at the City’s discretion. Please visit City website.

Tennis & Pickleball Courts – Open

  • Use at your own risk

  • Adhere to all posted signage at the courts

  • Social distancing required

Baseball Fields, Basketball Courts, and Volleyball Courts – Open with Modifications

  • Drop-in group play is prohibited

  • Use at your own risk

Pools – Open

  • Arroyo Vista and Altisima Pools are heated for the season

  • Use at your own risk

  • No outside furniture permitted. Do not move furniture, as it has been placed to support social distancing

Beach Club – Open with Modifications

  • Lagoon is closed for the season

  • Restrooms are open

  • Fiesta Room and seating areas are closed

SAMLARC Beach Club Office – Open for Limited Services

  • Beach Club Office is available to assist homeowners with gate access cards. Additional services are available via telephone or email.

SAMLARC Business Office – Closed to Visitors

  • Business Office is available to assist Members via phone or email

These measures will be re-evaluated as the situation with the Coronavirus continues to evolve. Questions regarding SAMLARC’s COVID-19 response measures may be sent to Candice Fullenkamp, Community Executive Officer, at 949-709-0015 or candice.fulllenkamp@fsresidential.com.

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