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22 mi 35 km of trail 2 Featured Runs

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Featured Runs in Zuma and Trancas Canyons - 2

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Favorite Traversing the Canyon View Trail overlooking Malibu and the Pacific Ocean
Intermediate

Zuma Ridge/Canyon Loop

11.1 mi 17.9 km • Loop • 2,696 ft Ascent 821.65 m Ascent

(11) Malibu, CA
Favorite View
Easy/Intermediate

Backbone Trail: Kanan to Zuma Ridge

2.5 mi 4.1 km • Point to Point • 354 ft Ascent 107.83 m Ascent

(1) Thousan…, CA

Trails in Zuma and Trancas Canyons - 10

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6.0 mi 9.7 km #1Zuma Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Malibu, CA
Intermediate
6.0 mi 9.7 km Malibu, CA
4.9 mi 7.8 km #2Zuma-Edison Fire Road
Intermediate/Difficult
Malibu, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
4.9 mi 7.8 km Malibu, CA
0.8 mi 1.2 km #3Zuma Canyon Connector Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Malibu, CA
Easy/Intermediate
0.8 mi 1.2 km Malibu, CA
1.7 mi 2.7 km #4Zuma Loop Trail
Intermediate
Malibu, CA
Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.7 km Malibu, CA
1.1 mi 1.7 km #5Ocean View Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Malibu, CA
Easy/Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.7 km Malibu, CA
0.7 mi 1.2 km #6Zuma Canyon Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Malibu, CA
Easy/Intermediate
0.7 mi 1.2 km Malibu, CA
1.4 mi 2.2 km #7Canyon View Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Malibu, CA
Easy/Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.2 km Malibu, CA
0.5 mi 0.8 km #8Ridge Canyon Access Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Malibu, CA
Easy/Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.8 km Malibu, CA
2.8 mi 4.6 km #9Kanan-Edison Road
Intermediate
Malibu, CA
Intermediate
2.8 mi 4.6 km Malibu, CA
1.7 mi 2.8 km #10Zuma Canyon Route
Difficult
Malibu, CA
Difficult
1.7 mi 2.8 km Malibu, CA

Photos of Zuma and Trancas Canyons - 10

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Traversing the Canyon View Trail overlooking Malibu and the Pacific Ocean
Dec 5, 2016 near Malibu, CA
View
Dec 7, 2017 near Westlak…, CA
Zuma-Edison Fire Road offers visitors great views of Zuma Canyon and the ocean beyond.
Dec 5, 2016 near Malibu, CA
The view from Zuma-Edison Fire Road looking east
Dec 5, 2016 near Malibu, CA
The Zuma Ridge Trail affords some truly beautiful views.
Dec 7, 2016 near Malibu, CA
Nice views
Dec 7, 2017 near Westlak…, CA
Example of some of the neat geology on display.
Jun 16, 2015 near Malibu, CA
Area where the trail splits two large rock formations.
Jun 16, 2015 near Malibu, CA
The Santa Monica Mountains cast a shadow near the Zuma Canyon Trailhead in Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area.
Dec 7, 2016 near Malibu, CA
Stream in Zuma Canyon.
Aug 3, 2017 near Malibu, CA

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