Nov
29
Thu
Hike to Saddle Peak @ Stunt High Trail Tickets
Nov 29 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
Hike to Saddle Peak @ Stunt High Trail | Calabasas | California | United States

Moderately paced 8 mile 2000 gain hike to Saddle Peak from Stunt Road in Calabasas. Meet 8:30 AM at Stunt High trailhead. From 101 Ventura Fwy take Valley Circle/Mulholland Dr, exit 29, go south, turn right on Valmar Rd (becomes Old Topanga Cyn Rd), then right on Mulholland Hwy for 3 miles, left on Stunt Rd for 1 mile, and park on dirt shoulder on right. Bring 2 quarts water, lunch, sturdy hiking footwear, hat, sunscreen. Rain cancels.

Dec
13
Thu
Hike to Buzzard’s Roost @ Upper Zuma Canyon Backbone Trail Tickets
Dec 13 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Hike to Buzzard's Roost @ Upper Zuma Canyon Backbone Trail | Malibu | California | United States

Moderately paced 8 mile 1400 gain hike on scenic trail through lovely canyon, then on fire road with great mountain and ocean views, to Buzzards Roost. Meet 8:30 AM at Newton Canyon Trailhead. From 101 Ventura Fwy take Kanan Rd exit, go south on Kanan Rd to paved trailhead parking area on west side just north of Tunnel 1 (3rd tunnel from 101 about 1 miles past Mulholland Hwy). Bring 2 quarts water, lunch, sturdy hiking footwear, hat, sunscreen. Rain cancels.

Dec
27
Thu
Dayhike in Malibu Creek State Park @ Malibu Creek State Park Tickets
Dec 27 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Dayhike in Malibu Creek State Park @ Malibu Creek State Park | Agoura Hills | California | United States

Moderately paced 8 mile 1000 gain hike including Lookout Trail with great views, Century Lake, and Reagan picnic area. Meet 8:30 AM at Cornell & Mulholland dirt parking area (from 101 Ventura Fwy take Kanan Rd, exit 36, south mile, turn left on Cornell and veer to right continuing south 3 miles, past Paramount Ranch, to paved entrance of dirt parking area on east side of street just south of Mulholland Hwy). Bring 2 quarts water, lunch, sturdy hiking footwear, hat, sunscreen. Rain cancels.

Dec
29
Sat
“Welcome Walk” @ Malibu Creek State Park Tickets
Dec 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
"Welcome Walk" @ Malibu Creek State Park | Calabasas | California | United States

Join a docent for a leisurely walk along the creek and through a wooded valley. Learn about the area’s animals, plants, early inhabitants, and movies filmed in the park. Meet at the Mail Trailhead parking lot (second, lower lot) by the restrooms.

Jan
3
Thu
Hike Backbone Trail to McAuley Peak (2049) @ Malibu Creek State Park Tickets
Jan 3 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
Hike Backbone Trail to McAuley Peak (2049) @ Malibu Creek State Park | California | United States

Moderately paced 1700 gain 6 mile route (optionally 10 miles, 2500 gain) on Backbone Trail with great mountain and ocean views. Meet 8:30 am at Backbone Trailhead paved parking area on Las Virgenes/Malibu Canyon Road. From 101 Ventura Fwy take Las Virgenes Rd exit and go approximately 4 miles south, passing Malibu Creek State Park. After passing Tapia Park and Piuma Rd, cross bridge over Malibu Creek and parking area is on the right. Or park on east side of street at Piuma Road in dirt parking area and be very careful crossing street to trailhead. Bring 2 quarts water, lunch, sturdy hiking footwear, hat, sunscreen, $ for parking lot. Rain cancels.

Jan
10
Thu
Hike Caballero Canyon @ Topanga State Park Tickets
Jan 10 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
Hike Caballero Canyon @ Topanga State Park | Los Angeles | California | United States

Moderately paced 8 – 10 mile hike in northern Topanga State Park. Meet 8:30 AM at Caballero trailhead in Tarzana (from 101 Ventura Fwy take Reseda Blvd, exit 23, go south 2 miles to east side across from Braemar Country Club entrance). Bring 2 quarts water, lunch, sturdy hiking footwear, hat, sunscreen. Rain cancels

Jan
31
Thu
Hike to Fossil Ridge @ Hondo Canyon Backbone Trail Tickets
Jan 31 @ 8:00 am
Hike to Fossil Ridge @ Hondo Canyon Backbone Trail | Topanga | California | United States

Moderately paced 9 mile 1800 gain hike in scenic canyon and along ridge with great ocean, mountain and valley views. Meet 8:30 AM at trailhead, located on Old Topanga Canyon Rd 0.4 mile west of intersection with Topanga Canyon Blvd. Limited roadside parking, so ridesharing is suggested. Bring 2 quarts water, lunch, sturdy hiking footwear, hat, sunscreen. Rain cancels

Feb
14
Thu
Hike to Eagle Rock @ Topanga State Park Tickets
Feb 14 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Hike to Eagle Rock @ Topanga State Park | Topanga | California | United States

Moderately paced 8 mile 1200 gain hike in Topanga State Park. Meet 8:30 AM at Trippet Ranch parking lot (from 101 Ventura Fwy take Topanga Canyon Blvd, exit 27, south to Entrada Rd, turn left (east), go about one mile making two left turns to stay on Entrada Rd, and park along Entrada Rd outside lot or pay to park in lot). Bring $ for parking, 2 quarts water, lunch, sturdy hiking footwear, hat, sunscreen. Rain cancels.

Feb
21
Thu
Hike to Saddle Peak @ Stunt High Trail Tickets
Feb 21 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
Hike to Saddle Peak @ Stunt High Trail | Calabasas | California | United States

Moderately paced 8 mile 2000 gain hike to Saddle Peak from Stunt Road in Calabasas. Meet 8:30 AM at Stunt High trailhead. From 101 Ventura Fwy take Valley Circle/Mulholland Dr, exit 29, go south, turn right on Valmar Rd (becomes Old Topanga Cyn Rd), then right on Mulholland Hwy for 3 miles, left on Stunt Rd for 1 mile, and park on dirt shoulder on right. Bring 2 quarts water, lunch, sturdy hiking footwear, hat, sunscreen. Rain cancels.

Feb
28
Thu
Hike Newton Canyon @ Backbone Trail Tickets
Feb 28 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Hike Newton Canyon @ Backbone Trail | Malibu | California | United States

Moderately paced 8 mile 1400 gain hike on scenic trail through oak woodlands and chaparral. Meet 8:30 AM Newton Canyon Trailhead (from 101 Ventura Fwy take Kanan Rd, exit 36, south to paved trailhead parking area on west side just north of Tunnel 1 (3rd tunnel from 101 about 1 miles past Mulholland Hwy). Bring 2 quarts water, lunch, sturdy hiking footwear, hat, sunscreen. Rain cancels