• Malibu State creek state park Mash set

    Malibu Creek State Park

    Distance will hike approximate 5 to 6 miles. Malibu Creek State Park This hike will be a fast-paced, 9 mile loop with apx 900 ft gain in the Santa Monica Mountains through Liberty Canyon, connecting to the Phantom Trail, then down into Malibu Creek State Park to the south end of Century Lake. We will then take the Forest Trail along the north end of the lake before completing the loop back to the trailhead. Bring water, lunch, snacks, and shoes with good tread. Meet at the gate Las Virgines and Muholland hwy I normally park there Time 9:00 AM for a 9:15 departure to the trail head. To meet at the trailhead: Take the 405 Fwy South to 101 Fwy North and exit at Las Virgenes. Turn left on Las Virgenes. Turn right at the light for Mulholland Hwy (if you pass the sign for the entrance to the State Park you have gone too far). On Mulholland Hwy, there is parking on the dirt shoulders on both sides of the road.There is an opening in the fence and a sign on the RIGHT (north) side of Mulholland Hwy for the North Grasslands trail, which is where the hike will begin about 0.1 mile from Las Virgenes. Malibu Creek State Park is a state park of California, United States, preserving the Malibu Creek canyon in the Santa Monica Mountains. The 8,215-acre park was established in 1974. Address (https://www.google.com/search?espv=2&q=malibu+creek+state+park+address&stick=H4sIAAAAAAAAAOPgE-LUz9U3MMo1qyzWks1OttLPyU9OLMnMz4MzrBJTUopSi4sB5I4SySwAAAA&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjD4bOazbLKAhXF7SYKHeXbDZcQ6BMIlQEwEw) : 1925 Las Virgenes Rd, Calabasas, CA 91302 Area (https://www.google.com/search?espv=2&q=malibu+creek+state+park+area&stick=H4sIAAAAAAAAAOPgE-LUz9U3MMo1qyzWkspOttLPyU9OLMnMz4MzrBKLUhMBaZ15kSkAAAA&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjD4bOazbLKAhXF7SYKHeXbDZcQ6BMImQEoADAV) : 12.84 mi² http://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=614