TRTO Panorama

Topanga Overlook from Trippet Ranch

Topanga Overlook from Trippet Ranch Location:  Santa Monica Mountains, north of Malibu.  From Santa Monica, take Pacific Coast Highway north for 6.1 miles and then take Topanga Canyon Boulevard north […]

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Temescal Peak via Temescal Ridge Trail

Temescal Peak via Temescal Ridge Trail Location: Pacific Palisades.  From the end of I-10, take Pacific Coast Highway northwest for 4.4 miles to Sunset Blvd.  Turn right and go 0.5 […]

On the Musch Meadows Trail

Musch Meadows Loop (Topanga State Park)

Musch Meadows Loop Location: Topanga, on the corner of Hillside Drive and Rosario Drive.  From Pacific Coast Highway, head north on Topanga Canyon Blvd. for 5.8 miles, and take a […]

Late afternoon on the Rivas Canyon Trail

Rivas Canyon Trail

Rivas Canyon Trail Location: Temescal Gateway Park.  From the Pacific Coast Highway, take Temescal Canyon Road for a mile to its end at Sunset Blvd. and drive into the park. […]

View from the Temescal Ridge Fire Road

Trailer Canyon Fire Road

Trailer Canyon Fire Road Location: Pacific Palisades, south of Topanga State Park.  From the western end of I-10 in Santa Monica, continue on Pacific Coast Highway for 4.4 miles to […]

Hills on the Bienvenida Trail, Topanga State Park

Bienvenida Loop (Topanga State Park)

Bienvenida Loop (Topanga State Park) Location: Topanga State Park, between Malibu and Santa Monica.  From Santa Monica, take the Pacific Coast Highway and turn right on Temescal Canyon Road.  Go […]

On the Los Liones Trail

Los Liones Trail

Los Liones Trail Location: Topanga State Park, between Malibu and Santa Monica.  From Santa Monica, take the Pacific Coast Highway and turn right on Sunset Boulevard.  Go 0.3 miles on […]

Skull Rock

Temescal Canyon Loop and Skull Rock

As seen in the Nobody Hikes in L.A. Guidebook! Text and photography copyright 2010 by David W. Lockeretz, all rights reserved.  Information and opinions provided are kept current to the […]

Woodlands on the way to Topanga Overlook

Topanga Overlook

Featured in the Nobody Hikes in L.A. Guidebook! Text and photography copyright 2010 by David W. Lockeretz, all rights reserved.  Information and opinions provided are kept current to the best […]