Point Dume

Currently Open [Closes at 07:00 pm]
  • Address: Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, Cliffside Dr & Birdview Ave, Malibu, CA 90265, USA, United States
  • Timings: 05:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-3104578143
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Beach, Walking Area, Leisure, Family And Kids

Point Dume - Review

Of what is frequently termed as the “quintessential SoCal beach” the Point Dume State Beach and Preserve is a must for beach lovers. One of the bets nature’s wonders is what you get to see at this attraction, essentially a promontory. You can choose to walk around, swim, surf, just sit and be, and even hike up the buff and if you are lucky, get to watch a Hollywood film getting sot, perhaps. Since this is a California park administered by the local authorities, there are opening and closing hours applicable.

Point Dume Information

  • Come early to witness a magical sunset.

How To reach Point Dume by Public Transport

  • Rented car

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TripHobo Highlights for Point Dume

  • Point Dume Address: Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, Cliffside Dr & Birdview Ave, Malibu, CA 90265, USA, United States
  • Point Dume Contact Number: +1-3104578143
  • Point Dume Timing: 05:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Point Dume Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Point Dume(preferred time): 06:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Point Dume: 01:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Point Dume

  • 46.45% of people who visit Malibu include Point Dume in their plan

  • 27.09% of people start their Point Dume visit around 06 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Point Dume

Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Point Dume

People normally club together Point Mugu State Park and Backbone Trail while planning their visit to Point Dume.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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  • A very tranquil evening visit to Point Dume. Arrived at5 pm on a sunny day. Walked the beach all the way to the big rock which was being conquered by some fearless climbers. Walked up the trails to the top to view the landscape. Absolutely gorgeous panoramic views. Lovely sunset

  • Nice short scenic hike, maybe a half a mile hike. Loved the green, the ducks, sea and flowers! Not difficult hike, but would recommend good shoes. Terrain varies from rock, to sand, to slight inclines, to makeshift steps, to a brand new board walk. Lots of nice bends with beautiful views. You can start high and go down to the beach, just stay on top, or hike from low to high. More parking from the beach, but to start at the base you pay either $3 to $6 depending on the time (9am to 4pm I think is the higher charge time range). You can also park along the beach and walk to the base beach parking area, about a 15 minute walk and no fee. You can park on top, but very limited parking.

  • Amazing place for a small breeze walk. Also great place to sight see the wild life. My recent trip, I encountered, seals, dolphins, and a beautiful hawk. Great place for the family. Highly recommend.

  • Nice place out there in the open. Place costs $3 to park near it a lot of filming is done here. At the time I went they were shooting a commercial. Beautiful scenery probably some of the best socal can offer.

  • Lovely free park! If you want to park in the lot you have to pay otherwise if you walk on the road it’s free. Point Dume Is a lovely cliff (used to be a volcano) and had a nice trail up the side. When we were there we saw lots of lizards and sea lions. There were also rock climbers repelling down the mountain!

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