The Malibu Creek State Park is an 8,215-acre park established in 1974. This state park was opened to the public in 1976 and preserves the Malibu Creek canyon in the Santa Monica Mountains. Before being opened to the public it was once the filming location for Planet of the apes and the TV show M*A*S*H. Here are a few details and benefits of visiting Malibu Creek State Park.
The Malibu Creek State Park is located at 1925 Las Virgenes Road, CA 91302. It is located 4 miles south of highway 101 on Malibu Canyon Road/Las Virgenes. Driving to the state park? Exit on Las Virgenes from Highway 101, Go South towards the ocean and continue straight. Once you have gone a little past the Mulholland Drive intersection on the right you will find the park entrance.
There is parking available. Fees will vary depending on the amount of time you are planning to stay at the park.
Malibu Creek State Park is filled with various opportunities for hiking, fishing, horseback riding, bird watching, rock climbing, and mountain biking. You can bring your dogs, friends, and family to enjoy the gorgeous scenery that the park has to offer and have a picnic in one of the designated picnic areas.
Looking to stay longer you can make a reservation for one of the family or group campsites and have a weekend of camping with your loved ones. You can take part in swimming, geocaching or take a guided tour of the park. There is so much to do and see at the park it is sure to become a favorite destination.
After working up an appetite from hiking, biking, climbing, or riding you can eat at one of the many restaurants near the park. You can get American-style food from Paul Martin’s American Grill, Italian food at Rustico, or Mexican at Los Agaves.
Need more attractions to visit you can head over to The Getty art museum, Los Angeles Museum of Art, Paradise Falls, Universal Studios Hollywood, and Escondido Falls. Need somewhere your children can burn off some energy, you can go to Sky Zone Trampoline Park, Kids World Family Fun Center, or Candy Land Amusements.
If camping is not your thing but you need a place to stay during your visit, you can book a room at Hampton Inn & Suites Agoura Hills, Hyatt Regency Westlake, or Residence Inn by Marriott Los Angeles Westlake Village.
Cavalier Builders, Inc is all about the family and making family homes the best they can be with renovations but bonding is what makes a home. Taking the time to spend quality time together is what builds strong bonds and one of the places those bonds can be made is at The Malibu Creek State Park. Here are the driving directions on how to get to the park from our offices. Here is another attraction you can visit as well.