Topanga-Mulholland Drive to San Vicente Mountain Park

Trail Stats: 3.6 miles one way, 7.2 miles round trip; 800 ft total elevation NOTE: The MRCA has installed hidden cameras at the stop sign near the top of Reseda Blvd at the Marvin Braude Mulholland Gateway Park. The fine for running the stop sign is $100. This trail is good for families, novice mountain bikers, horseback riders, and hikers. The area gets hot in the summer time with no shade until you reach San Vicente Mountain Park. The trail follows along Mulholland Drive on a gravel/dirt road leading to San Vicente Mountain Park. There are restrooms, a drinking fountain, a lovely panoramic view spot, and picnic benches in the shade.   Buy the Trail Book Share...

Topanga State Park-Temescal Ridge Fire Road/East Topanga Fire Road

Trail Stats: 16 miles, 2600 ft elevation gain There are four miles of street riding to connect the trails to do the entire loop. There is limited street parking on steep, narrow streets in Pacific Palisades.  Horse trailer parking is recommended at the main entrance of the park. For equestrians: From the main parking lot take East Topanga Fire Rd south (right turn) toward the Parker Mesa Overlook for a 3 mile one way trip. Hikers and mountain bikers may begin at Trailer Canyon trailhead on Michael Lane. To avoid street travel, an out and back is recommended with 11.3 miles one way. The fire road skirts along the edge of the park beginning in Pacific Palisades and ending in Pacific Palisades. You will pass near the main entrance.   Buy the Trail Book Share...