Map and Site Information: Temescal Gateway Park
Temescal Gateway Park and the Temescal Canyon Conference and Retreat Center encompass 141 acres of oak and sycamore canyons, ridge top views, and access to miles of trails in Topanga State Park, Will Rogers State Historic Park, and the 20,000-acre "Big Wild." The popular loop trail starts adjacent to the year-round Temescal Creek and travels along the canyon ridge, offering spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean.
Park amenities include easy to moderate trails, picnic tables and grassy areas, restrooms, a camp store, meeting rooms, an auditorium, and classrooms.
Site Info and Map
Temescal Gateway Park Map (JPG - 705 KB)
15601 Sunset Blvd., Pacific Palisades, CA
From Pacific Coast Hwy, turn inland on Temescal Canyon Rd. Cross Sunset Blvd. to park entrance.
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.