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East Topanga Fire Road

Intermediate

Trail

4.8 mile 7.7 kilometer point to point
Doubletrack
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 578' 176 m
Descent: -1,266' -386 m
High: 1,522' 464 m
Low: 642' 196 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 7% (4°)
Max Grade: 17% (10°)

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No Dogs
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Trail shared by Doron Weinstein

This wide fire road leads you from Trippet Ranch to Pacific Palisades.

Doron Weinstein

Electric Mountain Bikes Unknown

Features -none-

Please use a bear bell.

Description

From Trippet Ranch, head south and when you get to a T-intersection of Eagle Rock Fire Road and East Topanga Fire Road, turn right and start climbing.

You'll be mostly climbing until you reach the Parker Mesa Overlook trail, which is a good place to stop and admire the beautiful view of the pacific ocean and the channel islands. After this overlook, the trail starts a long descent, which won't end until you reach the Paseo Miramar Trailhead.

The fire road is wide and packed, in a very good condition all year long. You'll encounter cyclists, hikers and horseback riders, so please be courteous to your fellow trail users!

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Family Friendly, ADA Accessible, Need to Know, Features, Electic Mountain Bikes Allowed

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Jul 20, 2019
Colin Arnott
4.8mi
Apr 14, 2019
Sacha Riviere
4.8mi — 12h 15m
Jul 20, 2018
TJ U
May 19, 2018
Sebastian C
Mar 24, 2018
Abraham Delgado
Jan 6, 2018
Steve Bikesalot
Dec 2, 2017
Lana Mikheeva
Super fun couple of hours ride!
Oct 8, 2017
Kurt Kaufman

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  4.0 from 12 votes

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#335

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#5,566

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Photos

East Topanga Fire Road
Jan 6, 2018 near Topanga, CA
Sunset over Topanga State Park. with permission from laollis
Apr 15, 2016 near Topanga, CA
Marine layer, sunset, Pacific Palisades. with permission from laollis
Apr 15, 2016 near Topanga, CA

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