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
19 days ago

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

hiking
5 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
21 days ago

hiking
3 months ago

hiking
6 months ago