• A lush field of bright orange California poppies against a cloudless blue sky

    Santa Monica Mountains

    National Recreation Area California

Anthony C. Beilenson Interagency Visitor Center

The Anthony C. Beilenson Visitor Center at King Gillette Ranch is operated by four partner agencies:

National Park Service
California State Parks
Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy
Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority

The Visitor Center and bookstore are open daily from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. For more information, call: 805-370-2301

Directions

26876 Mulholland Highway, Calabasas, CA, 91302

Ventura Freeway (U.S. 101) to Las Virgenes Road (Co. Hwy N1) exit. Go 3 miles south on Las Virgenes Road to Mulholland Highway intersection (traffic light). Turn left on Mulholland Highway. Park entrance is 0.1 mile on right.

GPS Coordinates: N 34.1046 W -118.7090

Parking: Short-term parking will be available adjacent to the visitor center. Additional paid parking is also located nearby.

The visitor center anxiously awaits your visit!

In alignment with the Department of the Interior sustainability goals, the building is the first "net zero" visitor center in the National Park Service and is working with the U.S. Green Building Council to qualify the building as a LEED certified facility.

The new interagency visitor center opened June 9, 2012 in the heart of the Santa Monica Mountains.

Trail Map and Current Weather

Trail Map and Site Information (PDF - 2.1M)

Current Weather

Restrooms, stroller access, ranger station, store, picnic area, pets on leash, easy hiking, moderate hiking, wildflower viewing, and wildlife viewing.

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