Musch Campground to Will Roger's State Historic Park. "Trail's end, near Sunset Boulevard."
Malibu Creek to Musch Campground in Topanga Canyon. "Musch Campground caters specifically to weary backpackers ($3, first-come/first-served)."
Circle X to Malibu Creek. "Malibu Creek State Park has 62 reservation-only sites ($25; 800-444-7275)."
Ray Miller trailhead to Circle X Ranch. "Circle X Ranch ($2, 805-370-2301) is a group campsite, but park officials will let you stay on a weekday, depending on space."