Who We Are
What We Do
The Land Trust works to acquire existing undeveloped lands in Laurel Canyon in order to preserve the natural environment. 

​Among other things, this open space is used for historical, educational, ecological, recreation and scenic purposes.

The Land Trust works to preserve the natural topography and wildlife of the Santa Monica Mountains and hillsides in Laurel Canyon for the benefit of all the people of Los Angeles. 

Will you consider donating toward our next purchase? 

Laurel Canyon Land Trust

Protecting Open Space

Our Current Project
Our mission is to acquire existing undeveloped land in Laurel Canyon for both residents and animals. Keeping the Canyon wild.

In May of 2022 we acquired two parcels at  2135 and 2141 Laurel Canyon Boulevard (APN 5567-029-007 and 5567-029-008). The land is home to several mature, native trees along iconic Laurel Canyon Boulevard. Learn more about this acquisition here.

We recently acquired a 9 acre parcel at 8516 Lookout Mountain (APN 5567-004-014).   Prior projects include 2243 Laurel Canyon Boulevard and the "Let's Buy a Mountain" project.  Details regarding the Let's Buy a Mountain can be found here. Click here to read the LA Times Article.  Click here to see videos of the project.

The Laurel Canyon Land Trust (“LCLT”) is a non-profit organization established for the purpose of conserving undeveloped land in Laurel Canyon, California.  

​Established in 2017, the Laurel Canyon Land Trust, is the sister organization of the Laurel Canyon Association, a long-standing neighborhood association.

​The Laurel Canyon Land Trust is a public benefit 501(c)(3) corporation. Donations are fully tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

We have coordinated the acquisition of over 30 acres of open space and raised over $3 million since our formation in 2017.