Santa Monica Mountains, Santa Monica

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#5 of 14 in Parks in Santa Monica
The Santa Monica Mountains is a coastal mountain range in Southern California, paralleling the Pacific Ocean. It is part of the Transverse Ranges. Because of its proximity to densely populated regions, it is one of the most visited natural areas in California. Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area is located in this mountain range.
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  • This is a must see in Santa Monica and definitely the best hike in this area. Been three times and still want to visit more. Stunning views as far as the eye can see.  more »
  • We drove through the mountains on our way to Malibu. This was one of the highlights. The scenery was just beautiful, the sun beaming down on the mountains was absolutely picturesque. We had a...  more »
  • The beautiful mountains really highlight this impressive [art of southern California! They are hard to miss  more »
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  • AMAZING!!! I love this place so much! This is my most favorite place in the world. I would love to get lost here and never come out.
  • It is a great hike, not too far from city.TreePeople very conviniently for midle hiking.
  • Hi, I lit only four stars because I believe you will find your one. If you saw it, I would recommend another places - Huangshan, Bluff Knoff and Porongurup National Parks ... when you went there you would be surprised by these super striking similarities in the nature. Live in love, love is live 👋
  • Calabasas "secret" stairs
  • Such a beautiful drive on Mullholland Hwy thru the Santa Monica Mountain Range

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