Join us for a 6.1 mile scenic view hike of Malibu and reaching the highest point in the Santa Monica Mountains!
To sign up, please sign up on eventbrite (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hike-mishe-mokwa-trail-to-sandstone-peak-tickets-35068018387).
Hike Leader: Shoestring Trip Leader and Wilderness First Responder certified, Graham and Shoestring Ambassador Nate, Wilderness First Aid certified, will be leading the hike.
What to bring: Click here (https://shoestringadventures.com/day-hike-packing-list) for our recommended day hike packing list.
Required Items: 3L water, lunch, snacks, sun protection (hat, sunscreen), electrolytes
Recommended Items: camera, daypack
Total Distance: 6.1 mile loop
Elevation Gain: 1650 ft.
Open to: Hikers
Difficulty: Moderate (https://www.meetup.com/Shoestring-Adventures-LA/about/)
Road Trip: 1.25 hours from DTLA
Trailhead Location: 12896 Yerba Buena Road, Malibu, CA
Trailhead Parking: Free parking in trail head lot and overflow.
All participants must sign the Shoestring Adventures Liability Waiver to participate (https://app.waiverforever.com/pending/zQUcD4PHPB1464134891). You can review our Meetup policies (https://www.meetup.com/Shoestring-Adventures-LA/about/) here.
How to get there: From Los Angeles take the Pacific Coast Highway to the far west end of Malibu. Make a right on Yerba Buena Road (just past Neptune’s Net Restaurant) and drive up Yerba Buena for 5.5 miles to the Circle X Ranch Ranger Station. Continue past the ranger station up Yerba Buena Road another mile and turn left into the Sandstone Peak trailhead parking lot. There is a bathroom at the trailhead and the Circle X Ranch Ranger Station. There is an overflow lot 0.6 mile to the east of the main lot with a connection to the Backbone Trail if Sandstone Peak trailhead is full.
• Hiking Mishe Mokwa Trail to Sandstone Peak (https://modernhiker.com/hike/mishe-mokwa-trail-to-tri-peaks-and-sandstone-peak) via Modern Hiker
• Sandstone Peak in the Santa Monica Mountains (https://www.hikespeak.com/trails/sandstone-peak/) via Hikespeak
• Mishe Mokwa Trail to Sandstone Peak (https://socalhiker.net/mishe-mokwa-trail-to-sandstone-peak/) via SocalHiker