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      Located in the cliffs and canyons of the Santa Monica Mountains, Topanga State Park features 36 miles of trails through open grassland, live oaks and spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Land Status: State Park
      Dirt Mulholland Parking google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 5
      • 2
      • 7
      • 3
      • 1
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of Mar 6, 2022

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      22
      Trails Mountain Bike
      19
      Trails E-Bike
      2
      Trails Hike
      20
      Trails Trail Running
      20
      Trails Horse
      1
      Total Distance
      39 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      20 miles
      Total Descent
      9,085 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,807 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,064 ft
      Reports
      384
      Photos
      78
      Ridden Counter
      417

      Photos of Topanga State Park Mountain Bike

      12 |
      May 23, 2022 @ 11:40am
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      Mar 20, 2022 @ 6:25pm
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      Mar 20, 2022 @ 6:25pm
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      Mar 20, 2022 @ 6:25pm
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      Mar 20, 2022 @ 6:25pm
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      Mar 20, 2022 @ 6:25pm
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      12 |
      Mar 20, 2022 @ 6:24pm
      Mar 20, 2022
      27 |
      Mar 20, 2022 @ 6:24pm
      Mar 20, 2022

      Videos of Topanga State Park Mountain Bike

      23 | Mar 21, 2022
      6 | Dec 11, 2020
      The Other Side of Hollywood - Mountain Biking...
      1:37 | 187 | Mar 8, 2018
      Squirrel Cage, Santa Monica CA
      1:15 | 471 | Nov 12, 2016
      Malibu Backbone Trail 2016
      7:12 | 225 | Feb 21, 2016
      SM Mountains backbone and J-Drop
      8:44 | 172 | Dec 21, 2015
      Mid Trail
      5:19 | 55 | May 21, 2015
      RearEnd
      4:40 | 242 | May 20, 2015

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Farmer's Ridge
      Jul 3, 2022 @ 9:01am
      2 days
      Very DryE-Bike Palmerman
      Upper Hectic Connector
      Jul 3, 2022 @ 9:01am
      2 days
      Very DryE-Bike Palmerman
      Dirty Sock
      Jul 3, 2022 @ 9:01am
      2 days
      DryE-Bike Palmerman
      Squirrel Cage
      Jun 26, 2022 @ 6:04am
      Jun 26, 2022
      Very DryNo issuesboogergreenglen
      Backbone Trail - Will Rogers to Temescal Ridge
      Jun 25, 2022 @ 10:27am
      Jun 25, 2022
      DryE-Bike Hand Guards make it better for sure!Palmerman
      East Topanga Fire Road
      May 29, 2022 @ 4:13pm
      May 29, 2022
      VariableRecently plowed. Some sections are great...clarkperry
      Henry Single Track
      May 23, 2022 @ 12:21pm
      May 23, 2022
      DryTop is getting a bit gnarly with the...pumpjumpnflow
      TommyKnocker
      May 21, 2022 @ 5:20pm
      May 21, 2022
      Very DryGetting overgrownBikeadiction
      Reseda Connector
      May 13, 2022 @ 2:46pm
      May 13, 2022
      Very Dryclarkperry
      Bay Watch
      Feb 8, 2022 @ 4:57pm
      Feb 8, 2022
      VariableOvergrown vegetationthechrisfr

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2022099darrenph1riddentrailFarmer's Ridge
      Jul 5, 2022 @ 7:51am
      2 hours
      user #2387765PalmermanaddreportFarmer's Ridge and 2 more
      Jul 3, 2022 @ 1:29pm
      2 days
      user #1606552boogergreenglenaddreportSquirrel Cage and 1 more
      Jun 26, 2022 @ 10:31am
      Jun 26, 2022
      user #2387765PalmermanaddreportBackbone Trail - Will Rogers to Temescal Ridge
      Jun 25, 2022 @ 5:00pm
      Jun 25, 2022
      user #1646453ytleKriddentrailReseda Connector and 4 more
      Jun 18, 2022 @ 12:23pm
      Jun 18, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2878324CmguidroztrailDirt MulhollandHey y’all Me and my buddy Mike have decided...
      Jun 11, 2022 @ 7:35pm
      Jun 11, 2022
      user #1152963pumpjumpnflowreportHenry Single TrackNot working, just riding. But I think the...
      May 23, 2022 @ 4:01pm
      May 23, 2022
      user #776485cogscireportHenry Single TrackWere you working on the trail, what were you...
      May 23, 2022 @ 2:58pm
      May 23, 2022
      user #2231537Klineas1trailBackbone Trail - Will Rogers to Temescal RidgeI'm just figuring this area out, would be down...
      May 1, 2022 @ 6:42pm
      May 1, 2022
      user #2532572psolf55trailBackbone Trail - Will Rogers to Temescal RidgeAny MTB group rides going on during the...
      Apr 6, 2022 @ 6:02pm
      Apr 6, 2022

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Topanga Creek 1 9 13.5 km
      Westridge-Canyonback 1 5 1 33.7 km
      Will Rogers State Park 2 8 10 24.7 km
      Getty View 1 5 4 25.5 km
      Stokes Canyon 5 17 46.3 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1933 miles6,696 ft16 miles1,808 ft
      #1,275#690733841413
      E-Bike24,587 ft128 ft1,503 ft876 ft
      129149
      Hike2037 miles8,117 ft19 miles1,808 ft
      #1,035#6422376143
      Trail Running2037 miles8,117 ft19 miles1,808 ft
      #1,042#640237622
      Horse11 mile62 ft1,699 ft384 ft
      #436#29489
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      • Admins: mtbcommunity-com, CORBA
      • #41302 - 950 views
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