This trail is a loop through Will Rogers State Park that connects to numerous trails, including segments of the Backbone Trail System. The trail is lined with eucalyptus trees and ascends to an overlook with benches and trash receptacles. The overlook, known as Inspiration Point, provides a spectacular panoramic view out over Los Angeles.
Inspiration Point Loop Trail can be accessed from short trails departing from the polo field at Will Rogers State Historic Park. From the PCH, head inland on Chautauqua Blvd (approximately 1 mile north of the Santa Monica pier). After 1 mile turn right onto Sunset Blvd. Park entrance will be on left via Will Rogers State Park Road.
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This hike is listed as One-Way.
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WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.