Modjeska Canyon

Located in a gorgeous canyon close to the base of the Saddleback Mountain, Modjeska Canyon is a beautifully planned community. Guard gated for its residents safety and convenience, Modjeska Canyon offers some of the most elegant views in all of Southern California.

Perhaps the most intriguing aspect of Modjeska Canyon is the history behind this beautiful, rustic area. Helena Modjeska, a well known Shakespearean actress, decided to pick up and move with her husband from Poland to California in the year 1876. Shortly thereafter, Modjeska and a famous architect designed a massive house residing in the Santa Ana Mountains. Her affiliation with the association was so close that the community was later named after her.

Positioned near the Cleveland National Forest, Modjeska Canyon is known as a quiet, peaceful community who some claim to be a model for quiet, community living. The community is also known for its horseback riding along scenic trails, as well as hiking and camping areas.

Housing within Modjeska Canyon takes time and patience simply because real estate does not hit the market very often. Modest single-family homes generally range from $700,000 to $900,000.