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Point Mugu State Park

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Address: 9000 W. Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu, CA 90265
Phone Number: 818-880-0363
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Activities: Mountain biking, Camping

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Loved Point Mugu Rocks

One of our best stops on the side of Pacific Coast Highway was the Point Mugu rocks. There weren't many places to park here, but it was free. We didn't go into the state park... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 3, 2015
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Tennessee
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Oxnard, California
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90 reviews 90 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Good views for a back to nature person. If the ocean and sand is your thing, you will like this place. It can get very crowded.

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Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

One of our best stops on the side of Pacific Coast Highway was the Point Mugu rocks. There weren't many places to park here, but it was free. We didn't go into the state park because of the $12 parking fee since we didn't have a lot of time to spend there. We just stopped long enough to take pictures... More 

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Los Angeles
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43 reviews 43 reviews
12 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Lots of hiking trails, hills, flowers in spring, occasional ponds, growing back well after the fires 2 years ago, go the top of Mt Mugu and sign the register!

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Gardiner
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We hiked the scenic and overlook trail starting at the campground. The views of the mountains and the ocean are amazing. The hike takes a couple hours and is around 3 miles in total.

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Los Angeles, California
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37 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

I have been going to this beach since the mid 60s and it is still one of my favorites. Great views. Worth every penny. The drive up PCH is amazing so it a win win outing

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London, United Kingdom
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165 helpful votes 165 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Small fee to park. But you get to hike and take in nature at its best. It's not Big sur but its a smaller so Cal version. worth every penny.

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Thousand Oaks, California
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The $12 entrance fee is more expensive than I thought considering the size of this beach. It is relatively remote so not as crowded as other popular beaches. Good place for group barbecue with enough parking spaces. You can also play volleyball or soccer on the beach, but make sure to remove all the stones in your field before playing.

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Paris, France
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We came to the Sycamore Pk (Pt Mugu State Pk) on 28 July intending to hike. At the entrance we were met by a laconic, bored ranger. We asked if their was a map of the trails "No", are the trails very arduous "I don't know". How long are the loops? Is ther a 1- hour loop? " I don't... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Took the La Juanita loop trail. It is gorgeous and we'll worth the $8 parking fee. Bring your camera and water bottle. I want to go back soon

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014 via mobile

We stay at the Thornehill broome campsite every year. It's great, campsites are large and open. You have a full view of the ocean and all its wildlife. This trip we have seen humpback whales, dolphins, sea lions and pelicans. Great place to stay for the money. Arrive early for a good spot.

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