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4,166 mi 6,705 km of trail 245 Runs

Gems 14 Gems Easy Trails 498 Trails Intermediate Trails 1,061 Trails Hard Trails 234 Trails

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Gems in Southern California - 14

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gem Favorite Looking across the San Bernardino Mts, at Mt. San Antonio (Baldy), in the San Gabriel Mts, from the Keller Peak Fire Lookout.

Keller Peak Fire Lookout

(3) Running…, CA
gem Favorite Cool rock formation!!

Eagle Rock

(8) Julian, CA
gem Favorite Inspiration point at Anacapa Island!

Inspiration Point

(3) Anacapa…, CA
gem Favorite San Antonio Falls

San Antonio Falls

(9) Wrightwood, CA
gem Favorite Los Angeles

Griffith Observatory

(8) Hollywood, CA
gem Favorite Clouds begin to fill the sky looking north from Sandstone Peak.

Sandstone Peak

(6) Casa Co…, CA
gem Favorite Cooper Canyon Falls in late spring.

Cooper Canyon Falls

(7) Wrightwood, CA
gem Favorite Mount Rubidoux Cross.

World Peace Tower and Friendship Bridge

(7) Rubidoux, CA

Runs in Southern California - 245

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Favorite Lower Eaton Canyon Falls.
Intermediate

Eaton Falls

3.6 mi 5.8 km • Out and Back • 382 ft Ascent 116.53 m Ascent

(90) Altadena, CA
Favorite Bridge to Nowhere, Angeles National Forest
Intermediate

Bridge to Nowhere - East Fork Trail #8W13

9.8 mi 15.8 km • Out and Back • 814 ft Ascent 248.01 m Ascent

(70) La Verne, CA
Favorite Sunset over the Santa Monica Bay from the East Topanga Fire Road. with permission from laollis
Intermediate

Parker Mesa Overlook

7.5 mi 12.1 km • Out and Back • 1,469 ft Ascent 447.84 m Ascent

(45) Las Flores, CA
Favorite 90-degree panorama from the Mt. Woodsen Trail centered SSW.
Difficult

Potato Chip Rock

7.1 mi 11.5 km • Out and Back • 1,881 ft Ascent 573.36 m Ascent

(44) Poway, CA
Favorite Everything is clear at 5000ft above.  You can even see the tall buildings in Downtown Los Angeles!
Difficult

Mount Wilson

13.6 mi 21.9 km • Out and Back • 4,739 ft Ascent 1444.47 m Ascent

(38) Sierra…, CA
Favorite Sturtevant Falls Trail.
Intermediate

Sturtevant Falls

3.4 mi 5.4 km • Out and Back • 639 ft Ascent 194.74 m Ascent

(45) Arcadia, CA
Favorite Balanced rock, viewable from afar as well as up close like this. Very cool landmark.
Intermediate

Sandstone Peak Loop

6.1 mi 9.8 km • Loop • 1,144 ft Ascent 348.65 m Ascent

(38) Thousan…, CA
Favorite Top of the World Sunset
Intermediate

Top of the World Loop

7.1 mi 11.4 km • Loop • 896 ft Ascent 272.95 m Ascent

(19) Laguna…, CA

Trails in Southern California - 1548

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5.4 mi 8.7 km #1Mt. Baldy Trail #7W12
Difficult
San Antonio Heights, CA
Difficult
5.4 mi 8.7 km San Antonio Heights, CA 21 
5.1 mi 8.2 km #2El Cajon Mountain Summit Trail
Difficult
Lakeside, CA
Difficult
5.1 mi 8.2 km Lakeside, CA 20 
3.6 mi 5.7 km #3Pine Knot Trail 1E01
Intermediate
Big Bear Lake, CA
Intermediate
3.6 mi 5.7 km Big Bear Lake, CA 17 
7.4 mi 12.0 km #4Cucamonga Peak Trail #7W04
Difficult
Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Difficult
7.4 mi 12.0 km Rancho Cucamonga, CA 16 
3.5 mi 5.6 km #5Icehouse Canyon Trail #7W07A
Difficult
San Antonio Heights, CA
Difficult
3.5 mi 5.6 km San Antonio Heights, CA 18 
1.3 mi 2.0 km #6Kwaay Paay Peak Trail
Difficult
Santee, CA
Difficult
1.3 mi 2.0 km Santee, CA 21 
1.9 mi 3.0 km #7Deep Creek Hot Springs Trail
Intermediate
Lake Arrowhead, CA
Intermediate
1.9 mi 3.0 km Lake Arrowhead, CA
3.1 mi 5.0 km #8Devil's Backbone Trail #7W05
Difficult
Wrightwood, CA
Difficult
3.1 mi 5.0 km Wrightwood, CA 17 
15.1 mi 24.3 km #9Skyline Trail
Intermediate
Big Bear City, CA
Intermediate
15.1 mi 24.3 km Big Bear City, CA
2.0 mi 3.2 km #10Cathedral Peak Trail
Very Difficult
Mission Canyon, CA
Very Difficult
2.0 mi 3.2 km Mission Canyon, CA
5.5 mi 8.8 km #11Don Mullally Trail
Difficult
Santa Clarita, CA
Difficult
5.5 mi 8.8 km Santa Clarita, CA
0.7 mi 1.1 km #12Inspiration Point
Intermediate
Anacapa Island, CA
Intermediate
0.7 mi 1.1 km Anacapa Island, CA
1.9 mi 3.0 km #13Big Horn Mine Trail
Intermediate
Wrightwood, CA
Intermediate
1.9 mi 3.0 km Wrightwood, CA 12 
10.2 mi 16.5 km #14Big Laguna Trail
Intermediate
Pine Valley, CA
Intermediate
10.2 mi 16.5 km Pine Valley, CA
1.2 mi 2.0 km #15Castle Rock Trail
Intermediate
Big Bear Lake, CA
Intermediate
1.2 mi 2.0 km Big Bear Lake, CA 16 
3.9 mi 6.3 km #16Carrington Point Road
Intermediate
Isla Vista, CA
Intermediate
3.9 mi 6.3 km Isla Vista, CA
0.7 mi 1.1 km #17Razor Point Trail
Intermediate
Del Mar, CA
Intermediate
0.7 mi 1.1 km Del Mar, CA
0.9 mi 1.5 km #18North Bluff Trail
Intermediate
Anacapa Island, CA
Intermediate
0.9 mi 1.5 km Anacapa Island, CA
12.8 mi 20.7 km #19Sulphur Mountain Road Recreation Trail
Intermediate
Ojai, CA
Intermediate
12.8 mi 20.7 km Ojai, CA
0.6 mi 0.9 km #20Red Rock Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Foothill Ranch, CA
Intermediate
0.6 mi 0.9 km Foothill Ranch, CA 10 

Photos of Southern California - 2116

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Windswept trees just below the summit...
May 20, 2019 near Wrightwood, CA
View of the Observatory with Down Town Los Angeles in the distance.
Apr 22, 2019 near Hollywo…, CA
Summit of Mt. San Antonio facing south-east.
Aug 5, 2015 near Wrightwood, CA
Dropping down into the Valley of the Moon
Mar 26, 2018 near Cereso…, MX
Where the Tijuana River meets the Pacific Ocean. Taken at low tide in the Fall.
Sep 13, 2017 near Imperia…, CA
Looking south from Griffith
Mar 24, 2015 near Univers…, CA
Anacapa Island sunrise. with permission from Elena Omelchenko
Sep 2, 2016 near Anacapa…, CA
The gorgeous views from Mt. Lukens rarely disappoint.
Jan 1, 2017 near La Cres…, CA

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