Point Dume State Beach, Malibu, California

15 Mentions on Trippy

Point Dume State Beach

7401 Birdview Avenue

Malibu, CA 90265

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(310) 456-2489

  • 2 mentions in Is the Santa Monica Pier worth seeing?

    • JR J.

      JR J. said, "...in LA, I don't find Santa Monica to one of the best. I would suggest going to Malibu and hiking around Point Dume State Beach or grabbing a bite to eat at Paradise Cove Cafe which has a low key small beach and pier...." See More

    • Megan O.

      Megan O. said, "...but I am sure they are expensive. As is the food. I would second what JR said and say go to Point Dume State Beach if you are looking for a beach with great views. It is one of my favorite places in the..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Cool post-brunch hiking trails in Malibu?

    • Kristin R.

      Kristin R. said, "...Two really cool and easy ones: Point Dume State Beach... right on the water. Nice little jaunt uphill and back down to see some views along the water: http://www.hikespeak.com/trails/point-dume-malibu/ The other is inland more, no water views, but really fun: http://www.daytrippen.com/paramount-ranch-santa-monica-mountains.html..." See More

    • Tim F.

      Tim F. said, "...Try a walk around Point Dume State Beach...." See More

  • 1 mention in Good, laid back, natural beaches within a few hours drive of Los Angeles?

    • JR J.

      JR J. said, "...more beach towns where you could stay, get some beach time, but not have that remote/natural feel to it. Natural Beaches: Point Dume State Beach- it's beautiful from the bluff above or walking down the beach itself. Parking is VERY limited so you'll..." See More

  • 1 mention in Can you recommend a 5-hour round trip from LA to see the most sites?

    • Megan O.

      Megan O. said, "...making your way up to Malibu. Malibu itself is absolutely beautiful and you can gawk at the amazing beaches for hours. Point Dume State Beach is another great little spot to stop off either on your way there or way back. It is a..." See More

  • 1 mention in First time in LA - How can I feel like a local?

    • JR J.

      JR J. said, "...Beach Pier and rent a bike and ride down the strand. yes, that's what we locals do :) Malibu go to Point Dume State Beach and hike around and down the bluff to the beach, or grab a bloody mary for brunch at Paradise..." See More

  • 1 mention in Things to do in Los Angeles

    • Jinny O.

      Jinny O. said, "...at The Grove 8. Buy/see all the street art at Venice Beach 9. Go on a trail in Malibu Beach 10. Point Dume State Beach..." See More

  • 1 mention in Short 2 day coastal hwy trip, beautiful sights to see?

    • Valerie A.

      Valerie A. said, "...drive from Oxnard to San Diego. Make sure to stop in Malibu Beach, have lunch at Malibu Farm Cafe, and explore Point Dume State Beach. It is so peaceful there! Make a stop in Laguna Beach and go to Victoria Beach, there is..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best weekend getaways from Los Angeles?

    • Josh W.

      Josh W. said, "...Recreation Area. I recommend the Paramount Ranch ("Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman" filming site), Malibu Creek State Park ("MASH" filming site) or Point Dume State Beach. There are also nice wineries nearby: Malibu Wines, SIP Malibu, Malibu Rocky Oaks Estate Vineyards, Cornell Winery &..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the top 3 beaches in Los Angeles?

    • JR J.

      JR J. said, "...include some time near the water and Malibu is a great option and one of my favorite places in Malibu is Point Dume State Beach. It's one of the most beautiful beaches in LA. Although surrounded by Malibu homes, it still provides the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Free things to do in Los Angeles?

    • rena g.

      rena g. said, "...Center, Getty Villa- both free (need to pay for parking) and beautiful architecture and artwork. do one of the tours 3. Point Dume State Beach is a nice beach and you can walk on the bluffs over the ocean 4. Abalone Cove Shoreline Park-..." See More

  • 1 mention in Looking for fun insider tips to impress my girlfriend

    • Christian C.

      Christian C. said, "...can start a perfect date at The Getty Center, then go hiking Escondido Falls, and relax for a few hours at Point Dume State Beach before your dinner at Mr Chow - Malibu...." See More

  • 1 mention in Oceanside Easter brunch for two?

    • JR J.

      JR J. said, "...the tide charts, because at low tide you can take a walk north on the beach for quite a ways toward Point Dume State Beach. Another option is The Strand House in Manhattan Beach. It has a nice view overlooking the pier and..." See More

  • 1 mention in Relaxing SoCal family holiday this Spring

    • Megan O.

      Megan O. said, "...there's parking, or you can bike up the Strand to get there. Or drive up to Malibu to Zuma Beach or Point Dume State Beach. For a more relaxed town, try Santa Barbara. It's the kind of town most outsiders are expecting when..." See More