Lookout Trail

Malibu Creek State Park, California

Elevation Gain742ft
Trailhead Elevation982ft
Elevation Min/Max700/989ft
Elevation Start/End982/989ft

Lookout Trail

Lookout Trail is a hiking trail in Los Angeles County, California. It is within Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area and Malibu Creek State Park. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 982 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 742 feet. This trail connects with the following: Crags Road, Yearling Trail, Cistern Trail and Cage Creek Trail.

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Afoot & Afield Los Angeles County (Wilderness Press)
Jerry Schad
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"If it’s springtime, you’ll want to have your camera, plus macro lens or close-up attachment, with you on this hike. After a wet winter, these gentle meadows and oakdotted hillsides can muster quite a showing of wildflowers from March into May or June."

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Trail Information

Malibu Creek State Park
Nearby City
Malibu Creek State Park
Local Contacts
USGS 7.5-min Malibu Beach
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