The Ed Edelman North Short Loop is a spur trail which provides an alternate route reconnecting with the Ed Edelman North Loop Trail.
The Ed Edelman North Loop Trail is located within the Summit Valley Edmund D. Edelman Park. It begins with a climb up along the ridge of a foothill that provides sweeping views of the surrounding area before descending down into a shaded canyon and returning to the staging area. There are also several connector trails and small loop trails that branch off of this trail.
From the PCH take Topanga Canyon Boulevard and continue for 8.6 miles. The staging area and trailhead will be on the left. From the 101 take Topanga Canyon Boulevard exit. Head south for 4.2 miles and the staging area and trailhead will be on the right.