Partial Park Closure Due to Hazardous Conditions
Rancho Sierra Vista/Satwiwa re-opens 5/14/13, with restrictions (sunrise to sunset, not all trails). Sandstone Peak & Mishe Mokwa trails will also open, as will Backbone Trail east of Point Mugu State Park boundary. Point Mugu backcountry remains closed. More »
Trucks on Cheeseboro Canyon Trail
Occasional truck traffic (approx 6 trips per day) will take place on Cheeseboro Cyn Trail weekdays between 8am & 4pm for demolition and removal of Cheeseboro Tank. Should be completed by 5/24/13. Check back for updates or call 818-889-8996. More »
Free Peter Strauss Ranch Concert Set for June 17
Contact: Kate Kuykendall, 805-370-2343
AGOURA HILLS, Calif. -- Two local bands, The Greybeards and Nobody's Business, will perform at the Peter Strauss Ranch outdoor amphitheatre on Father's Day, June 17th from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The Greybeards are a rock n' roll trio who play surf instrumentals and original songs. Acoustic quartet Nobody's Business features Jeff Brown, Judy Gobble, Scott Jacobs and Steve Moderan, and play classics from the 1970s and beyond. All ages are welcome, and the program and parking are free.
Call the National Park Service Visitor Center for more information: 805-370-2301.
Directions to Peter Strauss Ranch: Ventura Freeway (101) to Kanan Rd. exit. South on Kanan Rd. 2.8 miles. Turn left on Troutdale Dr. to Mulholland Hwy. Left on Mulholland Hwy. 400' then right into the parking lot. Walk back across bridge on Mulholland Hwy and enter main gate to go into the ranch area.
Did You Know?
Many hands spanning different generations and agencies continue to turn back the clock on damage to the fragile environment at Zuma Lagoon. After the removal of debris and the restoration of native plants, beach visitors now find a living wetland with 108 species of birds and colorful wildflowers.