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1,519 mi 2,444 km of trail 129 Recommended Routes

Gems 5 Gems Easy Trails 169 Trails Intermediate Trails 449 Trails Hard Trails 76 Trails
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Gems in Los Angeles - 5

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gem Favorite San Antonio Falls

San Antonio Falls

(9) Wrightwood, CA
gem Favorite Los Angeles

Griffith Observatory

(8) Hollywood, CA
gem Favorite Cooper Canyon Falls in late spring.

Cooper Canyon Falls

(8) Wrightwood, CA
gem Favorite View from behind the sign overlooking Hollywood Reservoir.

Hollywood Sign

(7) Hollywo…, CA
gem Favorite Murphy Ranch

Murphy Ranch

(7) Santa M…, CA

Recommended Routes in Los Angeles - 129

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Favorite Bridge to Nowhere, Angeles National Forest
Intermediate/Difficult

Bridge to Nowhere - East Fork Trail #8W13

9.8 mi 15.8 km 814' Up 248.01 m Up 814' Down 248.01 m Down

La Verne, CA
Favorite Lower Eaton Canyon Falls.
Intermediate

Eaton Falls

3.6 mi 5.8 km 382' Up 116.53 m Up 382' Down 116.5 m Down

Altadena, CA
Favorite Sunset over the Santa Monica Bay from the East Topanga Fire Road. with permission from laollis
Intermediate/Difficult

Parker Mesa Overlook

7.5 mi 12.1 km 1,469' Up 447.84 m Up 1,471' Down 448.44 m Down

Las Flores, CA
Favorite Sturtevant Falls Trail.
Intermediate

Sturtevant Falls

3.4 mi 5.4 km 639' Up 194.74 m Up 639' Down 194.85 m Down

Arcadia, 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 4,739' Up 1444.47 m Up 4,739' Down 1444.32 m Down

Sierra…, CA
Favorite Top of the World Sunset
Intermediate/Difficult

Top of the World Loop

7.1 mi 11.4 km 896' Up 272.95 m Up 901' Down 274.66 m Down

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

Chantry Flat/ Mt. Wilson Loop

15.3 mi 24.6 km 4,195' Up 1278.55 m Up 4,183' Down 1274.84 m Down

Sierra…, CA
Favorite Flat, sandy trail and lovely flora along the link trail.
Intermediate

Mt. Lowe Railway Ruins

5.3 mi 8.5 km 1,344' Up 409.63 m Up 1,344' Down 409.51 m Down

Altadena, CA

Trails in Los Angeles - 565

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5.4 mi 8.7 km #1Mt. Baldy Trail #7W12
Difficult
San Antonio Heights, CA
Difficult
San Antonio Heights, CA 21 
7.4 mi 12.0 km #2Cucamonga Peak Trail #7W04
Difficult
Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Difficult
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 17 
3.5 mi 5.6 km #3Icehouse Canyon Trail #7W07A
Intermediate/Difficult
San Antonio Heights, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
San Antonio Heights, CA 18 
3.1 mi 5.0 km #4Devil's Backbone Trail #7W05
Difficult
Wrightwood, CA
Difficult
Wrightwood, CA 17 
0.6 mi 0.9 km #5Red Rock Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Foothill Ranch, CA
Intermediate
Foothill Ranch, CA 14 
1.9 mi 3.0 km #6Big Horn Mine Trail
Intermediate
Wrightwood, CA
Intermediate
Wrightwood, CA 12 
5.5 mi 8.8 km #7Don Mullally Trail
Difficult
Santa Clarita, CA
Difficult
Santa Clarita, CA
5.9 mi 9.6 km #8Barrett-Stoddard Truck Trail
Intermediate
San Antonio Heights, CA
Intermediate
San Antonio Heights, CA
2.3 mi 3.7 km #9Ken Burton Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
La Cañada Flintridge, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
La Cañada Flintridge, CA
2.2 mi 3.6 km #10Rivas Canyon Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Santa Monica, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Santa Monica, CA
112.4 mi 181.0 km #11PCT: Highway 15 to Agua Dulce
Intermediate/Difficult
Fontana, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Fontana, CA
2.6 mi 4.1 km #12West Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Aliso Viejo, CA
Intermediate
Aliso Viejo, CA
1.3 mi 2.1 km #13Laguna Ridge Trail
Difficult
Laguna Beach, CA
Difficult
Laguna Beach, CA
1.3 mi 2.1 km #14Brand Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Burbank, CA
Intermediate
Burbank, CA
1.2 mi 1.9 km #15Lizard Trail
Intermediate
San Joaquin Hills, CA
Intermediate
San Joaquin Hills, CA
2.1 mi 3.4 km #16Demens Creek Trail
Easy
San Antonio Heights, CA
Easy
San Antonio Heights, CA
0.3 mi 0.4 km #17Telegraph Peak Trail #7W06A
Intermediate
Wrightwood, CA
Intermediate
Wrightwood, CA
1.1 mi 1.8 km #18Gale Motorway
Difficult
Claremont, CA
Difficult
Claremont, CA
0.6 mi 0.9 km #19Los Liones Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Las Flores, CA
Easy/Intermediate
Las Flores, CA
2.0 mi 3.2 km #20Buck Gully Trail
Intermediate
San Joaquin Hills, CA
Intermediate
San Joaquin Hills, CA

Photos of Los Angeles - 968

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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
Looking south from Griffith
Mar 24, 2015 near Univers…, CA
The gorgeous views from Mt. Lukens rarely disappoint.
Jan 1, 2017 near La Cres…, CA
A few minutes into an epic race!
Apr 26, 2017 near Castaic, CA
Sunset at the Will Rogers trailhead
Sep 23, 2015 near Santa M…, CA
Poppies at Santiago Oaks
Aug 1, 2017 near Villa Park, CA