It’s New Map Monday in Conejo Canyons: Hill Canyon to Elliott Mountain

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  • Moderate hike of 5.2 miles with about 800′ of climbing
  • Mountain bikers will find the Outlaw Loop and Elliott Mtn. Trails a challenging climb.
  • One of the segments of the 2023 Conejo Open Space Challenge


This is a moderate hike of 5.2 miles with 800′ of climbing. It starts with an easy stroll along the Hill Canyon Trail, climbs up the Western Plateau Edison Road, then turns onto the Outlaw Loop Trail that winds its way up to Elliott Mountain, which has tremendous views of the Western Plateau, Hill Canyon, Lizard Rock and Mt Clef Butte.

Key Statistics

Distance: 5.2 miles
Cumulative Climbing and Descent: About 800’
Popularity: The Hill Canyon Trail is very popular with hikers and equestrians while the Outlaw Loop is popular with mountain bikers.
Parking: Free on Hill Canyon Road

For all the details including an elevation profile and photos, download the printable full PDF guide.

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