Malibu is home to many beautiful parks and open space areas that are available for public enjoyment. Different areas are owned, managed and operated by the City of Malibu, State of California Department of Parks and Recreation, or the National Park Service.


Effective August 21, 2014, California State Parks closed public access to Rindge Dam, due to a variety of reasons related to public health and safety, and protection of the environment. Read the State Parks news release of August 15, 2014.