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Leo Carrillo State Park and Beach, Malibu

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#4 of 9 in Beaches in Malibu
State Park Beach
Explore the sandy beaches, rocky cliffs, and sea caves of Leo Carrillo State Park and Beach. Long appreciated by photographers and directors alike, the beach has featured in films such as "Inception" and "The Usual Suspects." At low tide you can explore the tide pools and their abundant marine life, including octopuses, sea hares, and colorful nudibranchs. Surfers will enjoy taking advantage of the waves in this popular spot, while hikers can explore the surrounding cliffs. This is one of two dog-friendly beaches in LA, so if you're traveling with your four-legged friend, bring them along! Make Leo Carrillo State Park and Beach part of your personalized Malibu itinerary using our Malibu vacation route planner.
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  • I hiked a few miles of this great park made possible by the funds from Leo Carrillo when he was alive. Fo those not familiar with him he was the Cisco Kid side kick "Pancho". His active life style and...  more »
  • We just stopped by this park to visit the waterfront for a bit. I'm sure if we stayed at the camping grounds I would have had more to say but we only visited the beach area. For most of the time we we...  more »
  • yes i have a romantic celebrity in leo carillo state beach with kristen stewart and daniel lynch in malibu.  more »

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