»View Aerial Photo (California Coastal Records Project)
  Map: Los Angeles Section 8 |   Point:

Name or Prominent Feature:
Palisades Park
Area: Santa Monica
UTM Coordinates
- Zone: 11
- Easting: 360857
- Northing: 3765579
Decimal Degrees Coordinates
- Longitude: 0
- Latitude: 0
Location: South side of Ocean Ave between San Vicente & Colorado
Nearest Milepost
- Route:
- Mile Number:
  • Hiking Trail
  • CCC Access Point
  • Prominent Natural Feature
  • Parking
  • Facilities for Disabled
  • Restrooms
  • Historic Feature
  • Drinking Water
  • Not on Coastal Trail
  • Telephone
  • Stairs to Beach
  • Public Transportation
  • Other
  • Viewpoint


  • Palisades Park stretches for 12 blocks between the western city boundary and the Santa Monica Pier. The GPS point was taken at the foot of Montana Ave. Besides the listed facilities, there is a historic camera obscura, a senior center, areas for picnic and BBQ, and a visitor's info kiosk. There are stairs down to PCH at the foot of the bluffs at seveal points.