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Rancho Palos Verdes Beach from Marilyn Ryan Sunset Park

Location : Rancho Palos Verdes, Los Angeles

Total distance : 1.6 miles round-trip (out and back)

Elevation gain : 360 ft

Peak elevation : 360 ft

Tree Cover : No tree cover except for a small area. Sunscreen recommended

Parking : Street parking on Palos Verdes Drive 

Trailhead : Parking lot near Marilyn Ryan park, click here

Landmark : Marilyn Ryan Sunset Point park 

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You will see this on your left when you are

crossing the stream. It is so beautiful and green.

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You will see this memorial stone next to the parking

lot on Palos Verdes Dr. Walk for 600 ft and turn right

on to Trump National Dr. Walk for 0.5 mile on the

Sidewalk to reach Catalina Trail. Once you are on

Catalina Trail turn right on to Sunrise trail

which you will see in about 300 ft.

If it is a clear day you can see Santa Catalina

island from the beach. Enjoy the beautiful beach,

you deserve it. 

 There is no more tree cover after this point. And you see great views of the ocean to the left.

 Stay on Sunrise trail for little more than 0.25 mile. You will  encounter a stream with cold water, it can be slippery so be careful when you are crossing it.  

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Detailed directions : Park your car in the public parking lot on Palos Verdes Dr. near Marilyn Ryan Sunset Point park.

If there is no space here you might be able to park in the public parking in the Trump National Golf Field. 

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