Northwestern Park Sites
Cities and Towns Closest to this Area of the Mountains
Agoura Hills, Calabasas, Camarillo, Moorpark, Newbury Park, Oxnard, Point Mugu, Port Hueneme, Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village, Ventura
Park Sites Found in this AreaCheeseboro / Palo Comado Canyons
Also found in this area is the Interagency Visitor Center at King Gillette Ranch.
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.