Spending time with your family should always be a priority. If you love being outside then you should visit the Cave of Munits. This is a great place to enjoy with your family.
The Cave of Munits is located at 24501 Vanowen Street, West Hills, CA 91307. Take the 101 Freeway to exit 29 for Valley Circle Boulevard and the destination will be in 4 miles. Once arrived, you will park on the side of the road and begin your hike! If you think you may be lost, look for the Los Angeles City Park sign. It will be labeled as “El Scorpion Canyon Park” and you’ll know you’ve made it!
Once you arrive at the Cave of Munits, take some time to explore! Starting at El Scorpion Park you will find an interesting vertical cave. Making it up out the top of the cave will lead you towards an off-trail hike to Castle Peak. Here you will witness a once in a lifetime view of the San Fernando Valley. This hike gives you a whole lot to see in just a small radius. You will pass between Los Angeles county and Ventura County in just 2 short miles. Once you’ve found the Cave of Munits you will need to hoist yourself up inside to start exploring.
If you are looking for other adventures nearby, try checking out the other trails. There are the China flat and Simi Peak trails, the Rocky Peak, and even the Red Rock Canyon. If you find yourself hungry after this long hike, checkout Mission Burrito nearby. There is also Jinky’s Cafe and Numero Uno Tavern. All great to help take the edge off after a long day of hiking.
Located only a short 19 minutes away, depending on time of day and traffic. It is well worth the drive to go exploring in the beautiful nature out in the Cave of Munits. If you are wanting a nice day spent outside, disconnected from technology, then this is the place for it! Strengthen your hiking skills and come prepared with sunscreen and water, this will probably be an all day event. Please visit the next fun location here.