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.
Southeastern Park Sites
Cities and Towns Closest to this Area of the Mountains
Beverly Hills, Brentwood, Culver City, Hollywood, LAX, Downtown Los Angeles, Malibu, Pacific Palisades, Pasadena, Santa Monica, UCLA, USC, Venice
Park Sites Found in this Area
Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook
Also found in this area is the Interagency Visitor Center at King Gillette Ranch.
Did You Know?
On June 13, 1980, Charlie Cooke, hereditary Chief of the Chumash and concerned citizens fulfilled a dream-- a place for families to explore our natural world and learn about the Chumash. Satwiwa in Newbury Park, CA celebrates the beauty of the mountains and all Native American cultures.