Tuna Canyon Park Santa Monica Mountains Conservency Malibu Topanga California hiking trail Big Rock Lateral Hearst Tank Motorway Pacific Ocean view
Tuna Canyon Park preserves 1,255 beautiful acres in the mountains between Topanga and Malibu. Despite being relatively unknown and under-visited, the park delivers some of the grandest ocean views to be found anywhere in the Santa Monica Mountains. From ridges 1,500 feet above a silken Pacific Ocean, Tuna Canyon Park looks east toward Santa Monica Bay and west up the... Read more.
By: hikespeak Last updated: July 22, 2014
Parker Mesa Overlook hike Trippet Ranch East Topanga Fire Road Topanga State Park Los Angeles California Santa Monica Mountains ridge trail ocean view Santa Monica Bay
Parker Mesa Overlook is one of the best vista points in the Santa Monica Mountains, serving up panoramic views over Santa Monica Bay from a 1,525-foot oceanfront ridge in Topanga State Park. The overlook is located along East Topanga Fire Road, a north-south running ridge trail spanning between Trippet Ranch, the park's main trailhead in the north, and Paseo Miramar in... Read more.
By: hikespeak Last updated: July 21, 2014
Eagle Rock in Topanga State Park, Trippet Ranch, Musch Trail, Eagle Rock Fire Road, Eagle Springs Fire Road, Topanga Canyon, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles, Entrada Road, Hike, trail, sandstone summit
With its unique craggy surface and panoramic views, Eagle Rock is one of the most exciting hiking destinations in Topanga State Park. There are several ways to get to the 1,957-foot summit. For hikers leaving from the park's main trailhead at Trippet Ranch, Musch Trail is an excellent route. The narrow trail is half a mile longer than the more traveled Eagle Springs... Read more.
By: hikespeak Last updated: July 23, 2014
Temescal Peak Temescal Ridge Topanga State Park
Temescal Peak rises over a wide region of the Santa Mountains triangulated between the Pacific Palisades, Topanga, and Calabasas. The peak sits on Temescal Ridge, which runs north to south between Santa Ynez Canyon and Temescal Canyon in Topanga State Park. There is only seventy vertical feet separating the summit from the service road running down the ridge, making the... Read more.
By: hikespeak Last updated: July 22, 2014
Skull Rock Topanga State Park Pacific Palisades - Skull Rock: head-shaped outcropping on Temescal Ridge in Topanga State Park
Skull Rock sits on the shoulders of Temescal Ridge north of Temescal Gateway Park, delivering broad views over Santa Monica Bay. The head-shaped sandstone formation can be reach as an extension of Temescal Canyon Loop, bringing the hike to 3.8 miles. Skull Rock can also be reached via trailheads further up Temescal Ridge. The nearest trailhead, located in the Palisades... Read more.
By: hikespeak Last updated: September 19, 2014
Santa Ynez Canyon Trail to Eagle Rock in Topanga State Park in the Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles, Vereda de La Montura, Pacific Palisades, Sunset Boulevart, Hike, trail, sandstone summit
The craggy sandstone summit of Eagle Rock rises over Topanga State Park, delivering panoramic views of the Santa Monica Mountains. The shortest trail to awesome prominence is a four-mile hike from Trippet Ranch to Eagle Rock. For a more challenging trek, explore this 7.4-mile round trip hike ascending 1,400 feet from Santa Ynez Canyon to the 1,957-foot summit of Eagle... Read more.
By: hikespeak Last updated: July 22, 2014
Topanga Lookout Hike Malibu easy trail Topanga Tower Santa Monica Mountains
At a saddle in the Santa Monica Mountains 2,340 feet above the Pacific Ocean and 3 miles from the coast, the Backbone Trail crosses Stunt Road, creating a high trailhead for nearby destinations. Topanga Lookout, the former site of a fire tower, stands above Red Rock Canyon Park and continues to offer fine views of the Santa Monica Mountains, Calabasas, and the Santa Susana... Read more.
By: hikespeak Last updated: July 22, 2014
Red Rock Canyon Park Malibu Agoura Hills Santa Monica Mountains Calabasas California hike
As the name implies, Red Rock Canyon is filled with impressive colorful sandstone. The red rocks stand out from their lush green surroundings to create a dramatic landscape. The canyon lies adjacent to Calabasas Peak, which can be visited in conjunction with the park to form an excellent excursion.The park's "main" entrance is located at the end of Red Rock Road. ... Read more.
By: hikespeak Last updated: July 22, 2014
Hondo Canyon Topanga Hike Santa Monica Mountains Trail Los Angeles California Hiking Backbone Trail
This fairly well maintained section of the Backbone Trail crosses fields of grains and forests of bays, climbing 1500 feet over 3.8 miles. There is a road at both ends of the Hondo Trail, so it can be hiked as a one-way with a car shuttle or a 7.6-mile out and back without.The bottom of the trail is located along Old Topanga Canyon Road 0.4 miles west of Topanga Canyon... Read more.
By: hikespeak Last updated: September 20, 2014

Tag!

You've come to a tag page, one of the blogiest ways to browse hikespeak.com. Here are some more tags! The most common tags are the big ones at the top of the list. Have a look around. You may also find what you seek with the search feature on the Hike Finder Map.

Free Trails National Parks California State Parks Ocean Views Summits Waterfalls Tent Camping Creeks Angeles National Forest Adventure Pass Malibu Nature Trails Lakes Desert Canyons Off Trail Wildflowers Los Padres National Forest Big Sur San Gabriel Mountains National Monument Backpacking Sequoia Groves Australian National Parks Beaches Santa Ynez Mountains Los Osos Ruins Campervan Camping Redwood Groves Pacific Palisades Lone Pine Borrego Springs Montaña de Oro State Park Pacific Crest Trail Caves Hydrothermal Topanga State Park Bouldering Fruita Yosemite Valley Giant Forest Grand Junction Agoura Hills Irish Hills Griffith Park Topanga Wheelchair-Friendly Lava Malibu Creek State Park Azusa Mines Morro Bay Altadena Goleta Arcadia Cleveland National Forest Tasmania's 60 Great Short Walks Morros Hollywood Backbone Trail Zion Canyon Lookout Towers Island in the Sky Phillip Island Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone La Cañada Flintridge Claremont Arches Golden Trout Wilderness Badlands Grant Grove Onondaga County Coles Bay Freycinet Peninsula San Ysidro Mountains Giant Sequoia National Monument San Bernardino National Forest Gaviota State Park Pasadena Brentwood Newbury Park Tide Pools Orange County Parks Adirondack Park Adirondack Mountains Westridge-Canyonback Wilderness Park Freycinet National Park Silver Moccasin Trail Tasman Peninsula Paicines Western Divide Ranger District Point Mugu State Park Palos Verdes Peninsula John Muir Wilderness Western Divide Geyser Basins Verdugo Mountains Morro Bay State Park Gifford Pinchot National Forest Morteros Thousand Oaks Boardwalks Topanga Canyon San Bernardino Mountains Santa Ana Mountains Hobart Lighthouses Will Rogers State Park Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park Trabuco Ranger District Domes Oases Stairs Sand Dunes Hot Springs Lava Tubes Natural Bridges Water Slides Cedar Grove Idyllwild Laguna Beach San Jacinto Mountains San Vicente Mountain Park San Jacinto Ranger District South Coast Wilderness Cortland County Burbank Mount William National Park Tasman National Park Newhall Rainforests New York State Forests Palomar Ranger District Labrador Hollow Unique Area Tully Wildlife Viewing Picnic Area Avila Beach Wind Caves Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park Moab Craters Petroglyphs Silver Peak Wilderness Cliff Jumping Springville Montecito Bike Trail Going-to-the-Sun Road Julian Yellowstone River Temescal Gateway Park Continental Divide Pearblossom Sierra Pelona Mountains Rancho Palos Verdes Emma Wood State Beach San Pedro Humboldt Redwoods State Park Calabasas Catalina Island Richardson Grove Redwoods State Park Columbia River Gorge Wenatche National Forest Tujunga California Coastal Trail Campervan Review Campervan Rental Britz Wilsons Promontory National Park Elephant Seals New Zealand Department of Conservation Whananaki North Swimming Holes Mount Field National Park Saltwater River Eaglehawk Neck Avila Valley Mount Wellington Wellington Park Limekiln State Park Andrew Molera State Park Launceston Blowholes Placerita Canyon Natural Area Tarzana Snowshoeing Carpinteria Lake Elsinore Sheep Mountain Wilderness Bishop Peak Natural Reserve Crestline Blue Mountain Lake Santa Susana Mountains Placerita Canyon State Park Hume Lake Ranger District Redwood Mountain Grove New York State Parks Leo Carrillo State Park Crystal Cove State Park Cambria Beverly Hills Upper Newport Bay Nature Preserve Green Lakes State Park Newport Bay Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument Newport Beach El Capitán State Beach Simi Hills Fayetteville Anaheim Santiago Oaks Regional Park Weir Canyon Wilderness Park West Hills Freeride Trails Conejo Valley Monrovia Canyon Park Mount San Jacinto State Park Palomar Mountains Primitive Camping Warner Springs Orange Playa Vista Peters Canyon Regional Park Refugio State Beach Monrovia Banning San Jacinto Wilderness Kings Canyon Harmony Headlands State Park Santa Clarita Woodlands Park Cayucos Fallbrook Land Conservancy Docent-led Hikes Liffey Falls State Reserve Great Western Tiers Liffey Cape Woolamai State Faunal Reserve Nicholas Flat Natural Preserve Koalas Saint Columba Falls State Reserve Pyengana Yucca Valley San Rafael Hills Berriedale Cataract Gorge Reserve Douglas-Apsley National Park Bechino Hokianga Harbour Otamure Bay Clark Reservation State Park Jamesville Beaver Lake Nature Center Baldwinsville Whitewater Preserve Onondaga County Park Vasquez Rocks Natural Area Park Agua Dulce Tauwhara Bay Otamure Recreation Reserve New Zealand Walks San Simeon Fallbrook Monserate Mountain Preserve Carbon Canyon Regional Park Bel Air Glendale Cooke City Devils Tower Stroller-Friendly Lake Michigan Tuna Canyon Park Bison Studio City Palos Verdes Estates Duarte Arco Santa Clarita Hollywood Hills Castaic Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area El Chorro Regional Park App Review Salt Point State Park Carpinteria Seal Sanctuary Cal Poly Santa Lucia Mountains Sespe Wilderness MacKerricher State Park Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park Cucamonga Wilderness Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook State Park Ventura River Culver City Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park Cinder Cones Sun Valley Jenner Carpinteria Salt Marsh Nature Park Cross Country Skiing Sonora Carpinteria Bluffs Nature Preserve Murrieta Las Cruces Big Bear Lake Amboy Crater National Natural Landmark Hearst San Simeon State Park Getty View Park Central Park Huntington Beach BLM Laguna Coast Wilderness Park San Mateo Canyon Wilderness San Bernardino Myers Flat Garberville Weott Crescent City Fort Bragg Orick Porterville Maricopa Simi Valley Brea Canoe & Kayak Calaveras Big Trees State Park Pismo Beach Amboy