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Nicholas Flat Trail

Santa Monica Mountains, Malibu, CA
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all trails are interesting

easy trail, few people, take hat few shade areas, accessible by car, better during the week, don't... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2016
Etretat c
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Etretat
Way fun trail with great views and few people!

This is a way fun trail and beautiful hike. Although gentle hike, I'd avoid small kids or outa... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2016
Jimmy P
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Malibu, California
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  • Very good14%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
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7 Dec 2016
“all trails are interesting”
20 Apr 2016
“Way fun trail with great views and few people!”
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Santa Monica Mountains, Malibu, CA
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Reviewed 7 December 2016

easy trail, few people, take hat few shade areas, accessible by car, better during the week, don't go alone

Thank Etretat c
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Reviewed 21 April 2016

This is a way fun trail and beautiful hike. Although gentle hike, I'd avoid small kids or outa shape elderly. Surprisingly uncrowded trail even with the leo campground nearby. It starts at Leo Carrillo State Park. Use your state park pass, pay the daily fee...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2015

Hike here from Leo Carillo state park trailhead and get a good uphill workout with gorgeous views. Or start at the top for a gentle walk. Beautiful large pond with ducks at Nicholas flat, provided there has been winter rains. Sadly it's been dry recently.

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Reviewed 31 August 2014 via mobile

Nicholas Flats is a beautiful hike in Malibu. We did it with our 10 year old boys and they loved the challenge. From the top of this hike you see the entire ocean. There are also beautiful hidden flatlands on this hike. Kate Hamm was...More

Thank Katrin S
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Reviewed 9 April 2012

If you like hiking this is a fairly easy hike. Nice views and close to the beach.

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