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44 mi 71 km of trail 9 Featured Runs

Gems 1 Gem Easy Trails 20 Trails Intermediate Trails 17 Trails Hard Trails 1 Trail

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Murphy Ranch

(6) Santa M…, CA

Featured Runs in Topanga State Park - 9

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Favorite Sunset over the Santa Monica Bay from the East Topanga Fire Road. with permission from laollis
Intermediate

Parker Mesa Overlook

7.5 mi 12.1 km • Out and Back • 1,469 ft Ascent 447.84 m Ascent

(40) Las Flores, CA
Favorite Amazing view of Santa Monica, you can see Catalina Island on the left side of the photo
Intermediate/Difficult

Inspiration Point - Rustic Canyon Loop

5.1 mi 8.2 km • Loop • 906 ft Ascent 276.04 m Ascent

(26) Santa M…, CA
Favorite 500 Steps!
Easy/Intermediate

Murphy Ranch Loop

3.2 mi 5.2 km • Loop • 563 ft Ascent 171.48 m Ascent

(3) Santa M…, CA
Favorite Rest  area at the hub.  Amazing views there!
Intermediate

Topanga Creek Outpost Loop

10.7 mi 17.2 km • Loop • 1,366 ft Ascent 416.33 m Ascent

(7) Topanga, CA
Favorite Eagle Rock.
Intermediate

Eagle Rock Loop

6.6 mi 10.6 km • Loop • 1,062 ft Ascent 323.7 m Ascent

(10) Topanga, CA
Favorite Amazing view of Santa Monica, you can see Catalina Island on the left side of the photo
Intermediate

The Hub Out-and-Back

15.8 mi 25.4 km • Loop • 2,227 ft Ascent 678.88 m Ascent

(3) Santa M…, CA
Favorite The Topanga Microwave Tower.
Intermediate/Difficult

Hondo Canyon

4.1 mi 6.6 km • Point to Point • 121 ft Ascent 36.9 m Ascent

(3) Topanga, CA
Favorite The Temescal Canyon Trail heads through a foliage tunnel.
Intermediate

Green Peak Loop

7.7 mi 12.5 km • Loop • 1,649 ft Ascent 502.53 m Ascent

(6) Santa M…, CA
Favorite Amazing view of Santa Monica, you can see Catalina Island on the left side of the photo
Intermediate

Backbone Trail - The Hub to Will Rogers State Park

6.9 mi 11.1 km • Point to Point • 376 ft Ascent 114.57 m Ascent

(5) Topanga, CA

Trails in Topanga State Park - 29

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2.2 mi 3.5 km #1Santa Ynez Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Topanga, CA
Intermediate
2.2 mi 3.5 km Topanga, CA
2.9 mi 4.7 km #2Eagle Springs Fire Road
Intermediate/Difficult
Topanga, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
2.9 mi 4.7 km Topanga, CA
1.3 mi 2.1 km #3Los Liones Trail
Intermediate
Las Flores, CA
Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.1 km Las Flores, CA
5.8 mi 9.4 km #4Sullivan Fire Road
Intermediate
Santa Monica, CA
Intermediate
5.8 mi 9.4 km Santa Monica, CA
0.7 mi 1.1 km #5Josepho Spur Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Santa Monica, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
0.7 mi 1.1 km Santa Monica, CA
0.7 mi 1.1 km #6Waterfall Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Topanga, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
0.7 mi 1.1 km Topanga, CA
2.1 mi 3.4 km #7Musch Trail
Intermediate
Topanga, CA
Intermediate
2.1 mi 3.4 km Topanga, CA
4.8 mi 7.7 km #8East Topanga Fire Road
Intermediate
Las Flores, CA
Intermediate
4.8 mi 7.7 km Las Flores, CA
1.8 mi 2.8 km #9Inspiration Loop Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Santa Monica, CA
Easy/Intermediate
1.8 mi 2.8 km Santa Monica, CA
4.8 mi 7.7 km #10Temescal Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Santa Monica, CA
Intermediate
4.8 mi 7.7 km Santa Monica, CA
0.4 mi 0.7 km #11Bent Arrow Trail
Intermediate
Topanga, CA
Intermediate
0.4 mi 0.7 km Topanga, CA
1.5 mi 2.4 km #12Eagle Rock Fire Road
Intermediate
Topanga, CA
Intermediate
1.5 mi 2.4 km Topanga, CA
0.9 mi 1.4 km #13Yedvarts
Intermediate/Difficult
Topanga, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
0.9 mi 1.4 km Topanga, CA
2.1 mi 3.4 km #14Temescal Ridge Trail (Fire Road 30)
Easy/Intermediate
Topanga, CA
Easy/Intermediate
2.1 mi 3.4 km Topanga, CA
0.8 mi 1.2 km #15Farmer Fire Road
Intermediate/Difficult
Sherman Oaks, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
0.8 mi 1.2 km Sherman Oaks, CA
2.5 mi 4.1 km #16Rustic Canyon Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Santa Monica, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
2.5 mi 4.1 km Santa Monica, CA
0.4 mi 0.7 km #17Pipe Corral Trail
Intermediate
Santa Monica, CA
Intermediate
0.4 mi 0.7 km Santa Monica, CA
0.4 mi 0.6 km #18Will Rogers Loop Trail
Easy
Santa Monica, CA
Easy
0.4 mi 0.6 km Santa Monica, CA
0.6 mi 0.9 km #19Los Liones Trail
Easy
Las Flores, CA
Easy
0.6 mi 0.9 km Las Flores, CA
2.9 mi 4.6 km #20Garapito Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Topanga, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
2.9 mi 4.6 km Topanga, CA
0.9 mi 1.4 km #21Bienveneda Trail
Intermediate
Topanga, CA
Intermediate
0.9 mi 1.4 km Topanga, CA
0.9 mi 1.4 km #22Topanga Community House Trail
Difficult
Topanga, CA
Difficult
0.9 mi 1.4 km Topanga, CA
0.7 mi 1.1 km #23Wire Break
Easy
Topanga, CA
Easy
0.7 mi 1.1 km Topanga, CA
0.4 mi 0.6 km #24Santa Ynez Reservoir Trail
Easy
Topanga, CA
Easy
0.4 mi 0.6 km Topanga, CA
0.5 mi 0.8 km #25Topanga Nature Trail
Easy
Topanga, CA
Easy
0.5 mi 0.8 km Topanga, CA
0.4 mi 0.7 km #26Betty Rogers Trail
Easy
Santa Monica, CA
Easy
0.4 mi 0.7 km Santa Monica, CA
0.2 mi 0.3 km #27Sullivan Connector
Easy
Santa Monica, CA
Easy
0.2 mi 0.3 km Santa Monica, CA
0.4 mi 0.7 km #28Beehive Trail
Easy
Santa Monica, CA
Easy
0.4 mi 0.7 km Santa Monica, CA
0.3 mi 0.5 km #29Winfield Trail
Easy
Topanga, CA
Easy
0.3 mi 0.5 km Topanga, CA

Photos of Topanga State Park - 24

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Sunset at the Will Rogers trailhead
Sep 23, 2015 near Santa M…, CA
Amazing view of Santa Monica, you can see Catalina Island on the left side of the photo
Aug 20, 2015 near Santa M…, CA
Best way to see Los Angeles.  Downtown LA on the left, Century City in the middle and Santa Monica on the right
Aug 20, 2015 near Santa M…, CA
Eagle Rock.
Jan 24, 2017 near Topanga, CA
View of Catalina Island
Aug 20, 2015 near Topanga, CA
Steepest hill climb of the trail.
Aug 20, 2015 near Santa M…, CA
Rest  area at the hub.  Amazing views there!
Sep 23, 2015 near Topanga, CA
Spotted a deer a Camp Josepho
Sep 23, 2015 near Topanga, CA

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