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  • Topanga State Park, California

    Top Spots in and near Topanga State Park

    • Ventura, California

      Dive East Cat Rock

      East Cat Rock of Western Anacapa Island is an excellent dive site for experience the vast kelp forests that can be found all along the California Coast and in the Channel Island National Park. The average depth is around 60' feet and clarity varies from day to day. Kelp forest and coldwater divin...
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    • La Verne, California

      Bridge to Nowhere via East Fork Trail

      9.65 mi / 1798 ft gain
      The trail on this 10-mile hike is predominately slow and steady, but can be a little rocky, so be prepared to scramble. When you’re fording the river, the water level can range from knee to chest high, especially in the wet months. A good pair of waterproof hiking boots is helpful, but water shoe...
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    • Ojai, California

      Climb at Wheeler Gorge

      Grab a dozen quick draws, your 60m rope, and head up Highway 33 out of Ojai for 7 miles (One of the routes here describes the crag perfectly, a Riparian Daydream). Drive through one tunnel, and continue on for another mile or two until you reach two tunnels in quick succession. The crag is in bet...
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    • Dawson Saddle, California

      Hike to Throop Peak, Mt. Hawkins, and Mt. Burnham

      8 mi / 2000 ft gain
      The trailhead, or pair of trailheads actually, is at a location on the Angeles Crest Highway (CA-2) called Dawson's Saddle.  There are a couple of parking areas along the side of the highway, and each of the pair of trailheads begins at either end of this parking area.  The trailheads aren't mark...
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    • Los Angeles County, California

      Bikepack Catalina Island

      43.5 mi / 5700 ft gain
      This is a great introductory overnight bikepacking adventure. With restaurants, water, and stores at each end of the ride, your packing list is minimal. Head out on Saturday morning and make it back in time for dinner on Sunday evening. Packing List Your Bike – I did this ride on my drop bar grav...
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