Backbone Trail: Encinal Canyon

MODERATE 6 reviews

Backbone Trail: Encinal Canyon is a 9.3 mile point-to-point trail located near Malibu, California that features a great forest setting. The trail is rated as moderate offers a number of activity options.

DISTANCE
9.3 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1,646 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Point to Point

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

trail running

forest

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hiking
1 month ago

it is a beautiful trail. challenging climbs and great vistas.

hiking
6 months ago

Gentle, continuous climb from trailhead to the motorway. Excellent vistas of the backbone and the ocean as you hike the ridgeline. Lots of mountain bikes.

backpacking
1 month ago

hiking
4 months ago

hiking
7 months ago