CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF PARKS AND RECREATION
Divisions of Boating and Waterways, Historic Preservation and Off-Highway Vehicles
For Immediate Release: 12/1/2014
Point Mugu State Park Impacted By Pacific Coast Highway Closure
Craig Sap, Angeles District Superintendent
MALIBU, Calif.—California State Parks has closed several campgrounds and areas at Point Mugu State Park that are being impacted by a partial closure of the Pacific Coast Highway (PCH), due to heavy rains, debris, mud and rock slides. The PCH is currently closed eastbound at Las Posas Road and westbound at Yerba Buena Road, and will likely remain closed until late this week, depending on the weather. Debris, mud and rock slides are of concern in this area.
Closures at Point Mugu State Park include Thornhill Broome and Sycamore Canyon campgrounds, Mugu Beach and Sycamore Cove Beach and the backcountry access along the PCH. Closures will remain in effect until further notice. Campers with reservations may contact the Angeles District Office at 818-880-0363. Camping is available at nearby Leo Carrillo and Malibu Creek state parks.
For more information on the road conditions and closures, visit Caltran’s website.
California State Parks Mission
To provide for the health, inspiration and education of the people of California by helping to preserve the state’s extraordinary biological diversity, protecting its most valued natural and cultural resources, and creating opportunities for high quality outdoor recreation.