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Castro Peak Motorway

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Length


1.2 Miles 1.9 Kilometers


369' 112 m

Ascent

-2' -1 m

Descent

6%

Avg Grade (3°)

15%

Max Grade (9°)

2,358' 719 m

High

1,990' 607 m

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A forest road running along the crest of the Santa Monica Mountains.

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This trail is called the Castro Peak Motorway, but like many "motorways" in the Santa Monica National Recreation Area, it is not paved. The road runs near the crest of the Santa Monica Mountains, so you'll have excellent views of the surrounding mountains, particularly towards the north.

Castro Peak Motorway continues towards the west past the intersection with Bulldog Motorway, but after 0.3 miles it reaches private property with a quite imposing gate, and you can't continue any further.

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#3,311

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