2013 Fire Restirctions
Due to high fire danger, fire and smoking restrictions are now in effect on all National Park Service land in the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area. For details, please download the public notice or call 805-370-2301. More »
Update on Park Closures
All NPS trails are open at Rancho Sierra Vista/Satwiwa! Currently, this park site is only open sunrise to sunset.
TMP Trail Managment Plan News
Trail Management Plan Newsletters
The National Park Service, California Department of Parks and Recreation, and the Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy sends out newsletters to keep the public informed about the Trail Management Plan. If you’d like to be added to the mailing list, please e-mail your name, organization (optional), and address to email@example.com.
Please note: Links and dates in this newsletter are no longer valid.
Did You Know?
Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area was established in 1978, but the National Park Service did not own public parkland in the area until 1980. National Park Rangers devised clever ways to promote the national park goals without land by creating thriving partnerships with many agencies.