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Santa Monica Mountains Backbone Trail Trek 2013

Registration Instructions

Registration for Backbone Trail Trek 2013 opens on February 1, 2013 and closes on April 8, 2013. The number of hikers is limited to 25 and registrations are accepted on a first-come first-served basis. There is a registration fee to cover expenses for campgrounds, transportation of personal equipment, insurance, food and the like, with any excess fee going to improve and maintain the trails in the Santa Monica Mountains. The registration fee is $350 per person. Membership with the Santa Monica Mountains Trails Council is not required, however we do hope you will embrace the benefits of SMMTC membership.

To complete registration, please print, fill out and mail in the following forms:
Registration Form
Liability Form
Please note that registration is not complete without both the Registration and Liability Forms.

Your canceled check is your receipt.

Refund Policy

Full refunds (minus a $20 cancellation fee) are made if cancellations are postmarked April 4, 2013 or earlier. No refunds can be given after April 4, 2013. Cancellation and request for refund must be made by mail only, addressed to the registrar or by e-mail to and acknowledged by the registrar.