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Backbone Trail, Malibu

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  • Parking lot at trailhead next to tunnel 1 on Kanan road. On the right going south bound. Went for about a mile and a half and then turned around since it’s not a looped trail. A lot of good elevation ...  more »
  • This trail can be hot and there is very limited shade...bring adequate water and sunblock The drive to the trail is a twisty/windy road, it was a great drive. There is a 3 or 6 mile option to hike. St...  more »
  • This is not an easy trail to hike, and there were a few times that I didn't think I could get to the top. However, I did! It was so worth it, too! You can see the Pacific, on a clear day, and it is ju...  more »

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