Sullivan Canyon Fire Road – Westridge Fire Road

A ten mile loop on the southeastern edge of Topanga State Park.  A few months ago I tackled Rustic Canyon Trail and Sullivan Ridge Fire Road.  The two trails I hiked on this day are the next two trails over.  I started on Sullivan Canyon Fire Road and the difference between this trail and Rustic Canyon is like night and day – much tamer and more hiker friendly.  I also made an interesting stopover at San Vicente Mountain Park, a.k.a. LA96C, a former Nike missle installation which has been converted to a small park.  Rain was forecast but never materialized, but the clouds made for nice cover an some great photo ops.

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