A few weeks ago, my friend Monica came to visit us. We wanted to take her somewhere special, so we took her hiking in the Santa Monica Mountains. We've been meaning to do this trail for awhile but it is a little farther out than the trails we usually do (Solstice Canyon, Temescal Canyon - see prior posts in the "Hike" category for more info). It was awesome! The drive up the PCH (gorgeous ocean views) and through the winding mountain roads was spectacular in itself. It was a 6 mile moderately strenuous hike that took us about 3 hours. The views were absolutely breathtaking! As an added perk, we stopped by Malibu Seafood (review to come) and Grom Gelato on the way home. This is probably our favorite hike so far!
Yerba Buena Road
Sandstone Peak Backbone Past Circle X Ranch coming from PCH
Malibu, CA 90263
Here's a link to more info :
Tip: The entrance to Yerba Buena Road (off PCH) is right by Neptune's Net.