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Malibu Creek State Park

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Address: 1925 Las Virgenes Road, Calabasas, CA 91302
Phone Number: 1-818-880-0367
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Activities: Hiking
Description: Used as a setting for many television shows and movies, this park offers...
Used as a setting for many television shows and movies, this park offers every type of backdrop from volcanic cliffs and babbling creeks to gorges and waterfalls.
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Great Hike

My sisters and little nieces ended up in Malibu and since it was such a nice day, we stopped for an hour hike. The trails are nice and wide and clearly marked for easy walking... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Los Angeles, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
8 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

My sisters and little nieces ended up in Malibu and since it was such a nice day, we stopped for an hour hike. The trails are nice and wide and clearly marked for easy walking. Very family friendly and you can also take your mountain bike on other trails nearby. We walked through rolling hills and to a prairie with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I went to visit my son in California and had a great time visiting the Malibu Beach, it was a while back, but I think the parking was very easy, it was a bit chilly though.

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Chicago, Illinois, USA
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Good for biking, hiking or just a drive. Scenery views, better to stop by on the way back from Malibu to Calabasas

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Oak Park, California
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91 reviews 91 reviews
36 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Beautiful park and a great hike. Pay $12 for parking or park for free on the road outside the Park and walk in. Five miles to the MASH site and takes about 2 hours. A few slight hills, but nothing terrible. Most of the path is wide enough for Park Ranger vehicles. The last mile to the MASH site is... More 

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Los Angeles
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Well marked, easily accessable trails, mostly level with one point having about a hundred foot gain. Site for some of the exteriors of many movies back in the 70's and 80's.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

What a Great park and nice views u can have here. Watch the old M A S H with historic rescue cars and enjoy the little lake. You can also hike up to the bulldog and enjoy the great view over the entire area Down to Santa Monica.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Beautiful park with plenty of opportunities to enjoy the beauty of the mountains. Even beginners will enjoy the hike. The best part was hiking to the site where M.A.S.H was filmed. Follow well marked signs. It's about a 5 mile hike round trip but so worth it. Also don't pay $12 to park. Parking is available for free along the... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

In wet season a stream and lake that look beautiful, beautiful vistas and reasonable effort for most trails...family friendly and feels safe, but carry water, snacks, sunblock and follow the designated trails...

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Atlanta, Georgia
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11 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

A great hike for M.A.S.H. fans, but also just a nice hike. A combination of level, rugged, up hill, down hill, wide trail, narrow trail, with beautiful views and vistas. We did a 5 mile round trip from the parking lot. It had rained heavily last weekend and was starting to green up after a long dry period. Go for... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
19 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

So peaceful. Lovely place to hike and get out of the city for a bit. Also fun to visit filming locations.

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