Homes that are closer to the 241 Toll Road and Lake Mission Viejo can be found in Mission Viejo North. Generally the area north of Alicia Parkway. This area has easy access to the Canyon areas and places like Cook’s Corner. Plenty of shopping and eating establishments in this part of town, too. Lake Forest North and all of its amenities are a short drive away.
Like all of Mission Viejo, beautiful parks are within walking distance of neighborhoods in the northern part of the city. Parks like Crucero Park, Pinecrest Park, Vista del Lago Park, Melinda Park and beautiful Florence Joyner Olympiad Park are located here. If you want to walk, the loop around the lake is just over three miles, and is an easy walk with plenty to see. Other trails in the area, too.