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  1. Considered one of Southern California’s best hikes, this 10-mile route follows an old abandoned road and crosses back and forth along the San Gabriel River.

    Difficulty
    4 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    30.3 miles
    Duration
    Full Day
  2. Take a day hike part of the way up the highest mountain in the contiguous United States.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    175.0 miles
    Duration
    3-5 Hours
  3. This hike takes you up the biggest mountain in the San Gabriel Mountains and across a alpine spine that is so dramatic that it had to bear Satan's name.

    Difficulty
    4 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    37.1 miles
    Duration
    3-5 hours
  4. Hike to the highest point in the Santa Monica Mountains.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    40.2 miles
    Duration
    2-5 Hours
  5. An ascent of the historic Mount Wilson that takes you along switchbacks and granite cliffs to the national observatory at the top.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    14.0 miles
    Duration
    Half to full day
  6. Hike or run to the top of Mt. Wilson via Chantry Flats from the classic Adam's Pack Station!

    Difficulty
    5 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    16.1 miles
    Duration
    Full Day
  7. Devil's Canyon has stunning views of the valley below. From the valley floor, the views are gone, but the remote forest cover is one the best in the Park. This is one hike not to miss.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    27.6 miles
    Duration
    3 - 5 Hrs
  8. Hike or run through Malibu Creek State Park in the beautiful Santa Monica Mountains.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    27.2 miles
    Duration
    Half Day
  9. An alpine hike that is just a short, scenic drive from downtown Los Angeles.

    Difficulty
    4 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    16.1 miles
    Duration
    2-4 Hours
  10. This trail winds through lush green vegetation through some of the most beautiful scenery in the Santa Monica Mountains.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    18.0 miles
    Duration
  11. The hike to Switzer Falls is a 4.5-mile out and back that is moderately difficult and features some nice cascades, waterfalls, and punchbowl pools.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    15.8 miles
    Duration
    1.5 - 3 hours
  12. Enjoy hiking or running with the family in Franklin Canyon Park!

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    10.5 miles
    Duration
    30 minutes to 1 hour
  13. One of the most popular, fun, and easy hiking or trail running destinations in LA.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    6.9 miles
    Duration
    30 minutes to 1 hour
  14. Though primarily a historic ranch, Will Rogers State Park also features some really great hiking trails on the western tip of the Santa Monica Mountains.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    15.3 miles
    Duration
    1-3 hours
  15. This 2.6-mile trail is one of the most family-friendly routes in the area, featuring a wide, relatively flat path with plenty of shade and excellent views of the Santa Monica Mountains.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    28.8 miles
    Duration
    2 to 3 hours
  16. Hike or run to the highest point in Los Angeles!

    Difficulty
    4 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    16.6 miles
    Duration
    3.5 to 5 hours
  17. Malibu hike in Leo Carillo State Park with great beach views.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    39.5 miles
    Duration
  18. Some know Ojai for its expansive vineyards and farmland, but we think Ojai is exciting because of its untapped and raw natural beauty.

    Difficulty
    4 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    72.2 miles
    Duration
    3-5 hours
  19. The Rustic Canyon Trail is a 5-mile loop that takes hikers on a somewhat rugged adventure through a section of the Santa Monica mountains, featuring a waterfall and an abandoned compound.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    15.3 miles
    Duration
    1-3 hours
  20. Moderate hike to old hotel with views of Pasadena and beyond.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    11.5 miles
    Duration
    2 - 3 hours
  21. Nice hike with great canyon views in Angeles National Forest.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    15.6 miles
    Duration
  22. A scenic hike that takes you from the Pacific Ocean to a vista in the Santa Monica Mountains mountains - the California dream hike.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    18.1 miles
    Duration
    1-3 Hours
  23. Griffith Park has trail options galore! This large urban park is a great place for those looking for a tough workout or a family stroll.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    6.1 miles
    Duration
    Varies, depending on which trail(s) you get on, but plan for at least a couple hours here!
  24. There are few places in all of Los Angeles that offer a more serene and beautiful place than Malibu Bluffs Park in Malibu, California.

    Difficulty
    5 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    26.5 miles
    Duration
    30 min. - All day
  25. Beautifully underused trail in the Angeles National Forest.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    14.6 miles
    Duration
    1-3 Hours
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