USFS Plans Matilija Trail Project

By Sondra Murphy

The Matilija Trailhead is an area many locals go to when in the mood for a serene hike. In an effort to improve safety and sanitation while reducing flooding and erosion along the trailhead on Matilija Canyon Road, the U.S. Forest Service, Los Padres National Forest and Ojai Ranger District are proposing a project at the site that includes installing a rest room, improving drainage, upgrading paving with marked parking stalls and providing interpretive information.Scoping, or the taking of public input, began Aug. 14 and the Forest

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