Leo Carrillo SP
Leo Carrillo State Park has 1.5 miles of beach for swimming, surfing, windsurfing, surf fishing and beachcombing. The beach also has tidepools, coastal caves and reefs for exploring. Giant sycamores shade the main campgrounds. The park also features back-country hiking.
Nature walks, Junior Rangers and campfire programs are offered during the summer. The Visitor Center has interpretive displays on tidepools and gray whales.
The park is located 28 miles northwest of Santa Monica on the Pacific Coast Highway (Highway 1.)
The park recently switched from coin-operated showers to token-operated showers. The token machines accept ONLY one dollar bills. Change for larger bills is not available at this time.
Presented at the Campfire Center near the campground. Join a Park Ranger for a fascinating and fun traditional campfire program and learn about your Park! Bring a flashlight. Appropriate for the whole family. 1 hour. Program is offered free of charge to visitors who have paid park entrance or camping fees. Parking for the day is $12. To confirm program topic, date and time call 310/457-8185 or click the "Events" tab.
June 22 - TBD
- - - - - Programs run Memorial through Labor Day - starting 5/24 and ending 8/31 - - - - -
Junior Ranger Program
Junior Rangers is a fun, one hour educational program for kids 7-12 years old. Learn about the plants, animals or history of your Parks! The Junior Ranger Program is offered free of charge to visitors who have paid park entrance or camping fees. Parking for the day is $12. Info call 310/457-8185.
LEO CARRILLO STATE PARK
Wednesdays & Thursdays at 10:00 am
Meet at the visitor center
- - - - - - - Programs Start June 17th & End August 31st - - - - - - - -
- Hours of Operation:
Gate is locked from 10pm to 8am.
No entry after 10pm.
- Park Office Telephone:
- Available Online Reservation:
Upcoming Weekend: NO
Within 2 Weeks: YESUpdated: 6/19/2013 1:08 AM
Los Angeles CountyCounty
Max Camper Length:
31 FeetMax Trailer Length
Special Events & Weddings
Filming & Photography Permits
School Field Trips & Summer Camps
Reservations are required.
Educational & Interpretive Programs
Visitor Center hours, Junior Ranger programs, campfire programs & hikes
35000 West Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu, CA 90265
Dogs in Parks
Dogs on a leash are allowed in the Park's day use areas, campground and north beach (north of lifeguard tower 3). Dogs are not allowed on backcountry trails or south beach (south of lifeguard tower 3).
Delivering travel trailers to your campsite.