Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, Thousand Oaks

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  • We visited on a Sunday morning in May and drove the Mulholland Highway through the Santa Monica Mountains from Thousand Oaks to Woodland Hills. It's a narrow, twisty road with steep drop-offs - great ...  more »
  • Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area is comprised of a good number of areas. One of them is an Old Western town, called Piedmont Ranch. There are a number of trails to enjoy hiking.  more »
  • The visitor center is about 4 years old. It replaces the one that used to be in central Thousand Oaks. It is located near/at the Gillette Ranch. Only get three stars because you cannot enter the ranch...  more »

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