Summit to Summit Motorway Trail Topanga Canyon California Santa Monica Mountains
Summit to Summit Motorway is a 3.2-mile road along a ridgeline between the high points of Old Topanga Canyon Road and Topanga Canyon Boulevard (hence the name Summit to Summit). Less than half a mile of the road is paved and the rest is packed dirt perfect for hiking, biking, or jogging. At the northeast end, Summit to Summit Motorway finishes across from Top of Topanga... Read more.
OK! Add to trails I’ve hiked
OK! Add to trails I want to hike
Tagged with · Free Trails · Topanga · Dog-Friendly Trails · Mountain Biking Trails · Santa Monica Mountains
Distance: 6.6 miles · Elevation change: 245 feet
By: Published: Last updated: April 7, 2017
Summit Valley Edmund D. Edelman Park Hike Loop Trails Topanga Canyon California Santa Monica Mountains
Summit Valley Edmund D. Edelman Park preserves 652 acres at the top of Topanga Canyon that were saved from development. Hikers can explore a couple loops through the main area of the park. For a short 1.65-mile hike with 190 feet of elevation change, try Edelman North Loop, which goes along the valley floor before circling back along a wildflower-covered ridge. For a... Read more.
By: Published: Last updated: April 23, 2017
Calabasas Peak hike Calabasas Peak Motorway from Old Topanga Canyon Road Calabasas Peak North Approach Santa Monica Mountains
Also known as Calabasas Peak Trail, Calabasas Peak Motorway is a 3.8-mile long dirt fire road that passes below the summit of Calabasas Peak. Hikers on the trail can examine interesting sandstone rock formations on and around Calabasas Peak and enjoy broad views over a scenic part of the Santa Monica Mountains between Topanga and Agoura Hills. One way to reach the summit... Read more.
OK! Add to trails I’ve hiked
OK! Add to trails I want to hike
Tagged with · Free Trails · Summits · Topanga · Dog-Friendly Trails · Mountain Biking Trails · Santa Monica Mountains
Distance: 4.2 miles · Elevation change: 635 feet
By: Published: Last updated: April 8, 2017
Viewridge Trail Santa Clarita Canyon Trail Summer Hill Ranch Road Canyon Overlook Summit Valley Edmund D. Edelman Park Topanga Canyon California Santa Monica Mountains
Viewridge Trail doesn't look like much at first glance – a one-mile long single track connecting two roads. However, there is a loop beyond the end of Viewridge Trail that reaches an overlook on sandstone outcroppings with panoramic views over Topanga and the middle of the Santa Monica Mountains. This addition elevates Viewridge Trail, and the trail it reaches called... Read more.
By: Published: Last updated: April 8, 2017
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: Published: Last updated: March 13, 2017
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: Published: Last updated: March 24, 2017
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: Published: Last updated: March 24, 2017
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. Only seventy vertical feet separate the summit from Temescal Ridge Trail, a service road running down the ridge,... Read more.
By: Published: Last updated: March 30, 2017
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 farther up Temescal Ridge. The nearest trailhead, located in the Palisades... Read more.
By: Published: Last updated: April 16, 2017
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: Published: Last updated: March 24, 2017

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 TrailsNational ParksOcean ViewsCalifornia State ParksSummitsWaterfallsTent CampingCreeksAngeles National ForestLakesNature TrailsAdventure PassMalibuNew Zealand Department of ConservationDesert CanyonsOff TrailLos Padres National ForestWildflowersNew Zealand National ParksSan Gabriel Mountains National MonumentCampervan CampingBig SurBeachesWheelchair-FriendlyGriffith ParkRuinsBackpackingPacific Crest TrailSequoia GrovesHydrothermalLos OsosTopanga State ParkRedwood GrovesAustralian National ParksSanta Ynez MountainsSanta Monica Mountains National Recreation AreaAltadenaHollywoodMontaña de Oro State ParkCavesTopangaBoulderingLookout TowersPacific PalisadesLone PineBorrego SpringsTrail CampBureau of Land ManagementDeschutes National ForestIrish HillsBendNevada State ParksArthur's Pass National ParkArthur's Pass VillageMammoth LakesWalk-in CampingTongariro National ParkGiant ForestYosemite ValleyFruitaAgoura HillsArchesMinesMorrosBackbone TrailGrand JunctionOregon State ParksRotoruaLa Cañada FlintridgeLavaAzusaMalibu Creek State ParkMorro BayWest Hills of PortlandTualatin MountainsJohn Muir TrailTasmania's 60 Great Short WalksCleveland National ForestOvertonPasadenaArcadiaIsland in the SkyZion CanyonHot SpringsGoletaPhillip IslandLas VegasMount CookColumbia River Gorge National Scenic AreaShasta-Trinity National ForestAccommodationsRainforestsSan Bernardino National ForestAoraki Mount Cook National ParkTide PoolsBoardwalksClaremontBadlandsGaviota State ParkGolden Trout WildernessVerdugo MountainsSanta Lucia MountainsGrand Canyon of the YellowstoneSan Ysidro MountainsGrant GroveOnondaga CountyAnsel Adams WildernessColes BayTopatopa MountainsFreycinet PeninsulaAdirondack ParkAdirondack MountainsNewbury ParkMorro Bay State ParkThousand OaksBrentwoodGifford Pinchot National ForestLava TubesPalos Verdes PeninsulaGiant Sequoia National MonumentGeyser BasinsLighthousesFreycinet National ParkTasman PeninsulaOhakuneWestern Divide Ranger DistrictButtesSunriverOjaiMemorialsSilver Moccasin TrailPoint Mugu State ParkOrange County ParksWestridge-Canyonback Wilderness ParkPetroglyphsWestern DivideJohn Muir WildernessSand DunesPaicinesMorterosSan Bernardino MountainsSouthwest PortlandNorthwest PortlandForest ParkCastle Crags State ParkWhakapapa VillagePfeiffer Big Sur State ParkHobartTrabuco Ranger DistrictLeo Carrillo State ParkTarzanaNewberry National Volcanic MonumentContinental DivideSanta Ana MountainsWill Rogers State ParkStairsHumboldt Redwoods State ParkNatural BridgesWater SlidesDomesOasesCratersTopanga CanyonTasman National ParkMount William National ParkNew York State ForestsTullyBurbankLabrador Hollow Unique AreaLos Robles Open SpacePalomar Ranger DistrictVolcanoesCortland CountyWaiotapuGlacier LakesBinghamton University Nature PreserveVestalBlack HillsHutsTanksCamp ShermanSistersThree Capes Scenic RouteKlamath MountainsObservatoriesIdyllwildCalifornia Coastal TrailSan Jacinto MountainsCedar GroveCliff JumpingMoabJulia Pfeiffer Burns State ParkAvila BeachWind CavesPicnic AreaGoing-to-the-Sun RoadYellowstone RiverWildlife ViewingPearblossomSan Jacinto Ranger DistrictTemescal Gateway ParkCambriaRancho Palos VerdesLaguna BeachSan Vicente Mountain ParkNewhallSouth Coast WildernessJulianMontecitoSpringvilleSilver Peak WildernessSnowshoeingBlue Mountain LakeCrestlineLake ElsinoreCarpinteriaPlacerita Canyon Natural AreaNicholas Flat Natural PreserveCrystal Cove State ParkBeverly HillsSheep Mountain WildernessSanta Susana MountainsHume Lake Ranger DistrictRedwood Mountain GrovePlacerita Canyon State ParkAvila ValleySan PedroCrescent CitySun ValleyTujungaSierra Pelona MountainsGlendaleEmma Wood State BeachCalabasasWenatche National ForestRichardson Grove Redwoods State ParkTaurangaCal PolyCatalina IslandNew York State ParksBike TrailColumbia River GorgeBishop Peak Natural ReserveConejo ValleyTe AwamutuMarvin Braude Mulholland Gateway ParkArroyo GrandeOkere FallsOkere Falls Scenic ReserveWaimangu Volcanic ValleyCusterPortlandGlaciersRangitikeiMount Thomas Forest Conservation AreaMacleay ParkTillamookRocky MountainsFish HatcheryWoodland HillsPepperwoodTryon Creek State Natural AreaSanta PaulaSimi HillsOkukuSummit ValleySouthern AlpsSanta MargaritaSummit Valley Edmund D. Edelman ParkElephant SealsWhananaki NorthWilsons Promontory National ParkBritzCampervan ReviewCampervan RentalMount Field National ParkLimekiln State ParkAndrew Molera State ParkLauncestonSwimming HolesWellington ParkMount ShastaTaupoLodgeEaglehawk NeckCastle Crags WildernessBlowholesMount WellingtonSaltwater RiverMuruparaSanteeConcretionsMangawekaHuntervilleMotor LodgeHobbitonLord of the RingsMatamataFiscalini Ranch PreserveSatellite CommunicatorsTop 10 Holiday ParkPapamoaAerial GreenwayManhattanHigh LineMount MaunganuiBoat CruiseCrazy Horse MemorialSOS BeaconsTurangiWhitewater RaftingMission Trails Regional ParkOtamure Recreation ReserveGuy W. Talbot State ParkTauwhara BayGPS NavigatorsOtamure BayHokianga HarbourFallbrook Land ConservancyKoalasCape Woolamai State Faunal ReserveLiffeyLiffey Falls State ReserveEugeneGreat Western TiersPyenganaDouglas-Apsley National ParkBechinoCataract Gorge ReserveBerriedaleYucca ValleySan Rafael HillsB&BBackpackers LodgeSaint Columba Falls State ReserveSanta Lucia WildernessCape Meares State Scenic ViewpointKura Tawhiti / Castle Hill Conservation AreaMojave Trails National MonumentSherman OaksShasta LakeArroyo Sequit ParkOceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation AreaNipomoEldorado State ParkColorado State ParksBoulderAdirondack High PeaksWillamette National ForestLake PlacidLava Butte Lava FlowSkyforestLake ArrowheadArboretumsKlamathTualatin Hills Nature ParkBeavertonUpper Ojai ValleyCorbettCascade LocksMalibu Lagoon State BeachHood RiverCannon BeachCastle HillMount Lowe RailwayOak ParkPetrified LogsPowell Butte Nature ParkSoutheast PortlandPictographsPilot Butte State ParkDeschutes RiverAwbrey ButteMosierArchie Briggs Natural AreaTumalo CreekMarquam Nature ParkCape Lookout State ParkCape Meares State ParkAtascaderoCape Kiwanda Natural AreaPacific CitySan SimeonEcola State ParkShevlin ParkMonserate Mountain PreserveGreen Lakes State ParkAgua DulceSanta ClaritaArcoPalos Verdes EstatesDuarteJennerFort BraggOrickWeottMyers FlatGarbervilleCastaicPortervillePismo BeachAmboyCalaveras Big Trees State ParkCanoe & KayakSimi ValleyCarbon Canyon Regional ParkBreaSan BernardinoSan Mateo Canyon WildernessMaricopaMurrietaHollywood HillsBisonSespe WildernessCarpinteria Seal SanctuaryApp ReviewLake Tikitapu Scenic ReserveSalt Point State ParkMacKerricher State ParkPrairie Creek Redwoods State ParkJedediah Smith Redwoods State ParkCinder ConesStudio CityCulver CityCucamonga WildernessBaldwin Hills Scenic Overlook State ParkEl Chorro Regional ParkKenneth Hahn State Recreation AreaLake MichiganTuna Canyon ParkStroller-FriendlyDevils TowerCooke CityVentura RiverFallbrookLas CrucesSonoraMount San Jacinto State ParkFayettevilleSanta Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National MonumentNewport BeachNewport BayUpper Newport Bay Nature PreserveWest HillsFreeride TrailsEl Capitán State BeachWeir Canyon Wilderness ParkSan Jacinto WildernessSantiago Oaks Regional ParkPlaya VistaDocent-led HikesWhitewater PreserveOnondaga County ParkBaldwinsvilleBeaver Lake Nature CenterClark Reservation State ParkJamesvilleVasquez Rocks Natural Area ParkAnaheimCarpinteria Bluffs Nature PreserveBanningHarmony Headlands State ParkCarpinteria Salt Marsh Nature ParkCross Country SkiingBig Bear LakeAmboy Crater National Natural LandmarkLaguna Coast Wilderness ParkHuntington BeachCentral ParkHearst San Simeon State ParkGetty View ParkKings CanyonBel AirOrangeWarner SpringsPalomar MountainsPrimitive CampingRefugio State BeachMonroviaMonrovia Canyon ParkSanta Clarita Woodlands ParkCayucosPeters Canyon Regional ParkGeorge Himes Nature Park