Malibu Creek State Park Grasslands Trail

7-19-08 trail pictures of the grasslands on the side of Malibu Creek State Park off Mulholland Drive.  Southern Pacific Rattlesnakes are said to often hide in the grasses, it is recommended to stick to the trail!  Click any picture for a larger view.

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-001.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-002.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-003.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-005.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-006.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-009.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-010.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-011.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-012.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-013.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-014.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-015.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-016.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-017.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-018.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-019.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-020.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-022.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-023.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-024.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-026.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-027.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-028.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-032.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-033.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-034.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-029.jpg

7-19-08_malibu_canyon-035.jpg

Hiking Safety:
make sure to bring plenty of water, trail maps, wear the appropriate hiking gear and check weather conditions.  All wilderness areas have potential hazards such as mountain lions, rattlesnakes, poision oak, poison insects.  Please see more wilderness saftey tips on our Safety Page.  

Wildlife found in the Malibu Creek area include southern pacific rattlesnakes, steelhead trout, the southwestern pond turtle, Arroyo toad, Pacific tree frog, American goldfinches, song sparrows, coyotes, deer and mountain lions.

External Links:

Official Malibu Creek State Park Page, California State Parks website:
http://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=614

More hiking trail information on Malibu Creek State Park can be found on California State Parks page at:  http://www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=25212

Trail Map & description of the Malibu Creek State Park Trails:
http://hike-la.com/hike_malibu_creek_trail.html

pg_headers/facebook.gif