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Lopez Canyon, San Diego, CA

Lopez Canyon (San Diego)

Lopez Canyon (San Diego) Location: North San Diego. From the north, take I-5 to the Carmel Mountain Road exit. Turn […]

Black oaks on the trail to Constance Peak, San Bernardino National Forest, CAonstance Peak,

Constance Peak

Constance Peak Location: Highway 38 south of Big Bear Lake. From I-10 in Redlands, take University Ave and head north […]

Avalon Panorama

Trans-Catalina Trail

Trans-Catalina Trail Location: Though the most common route for hiking the Trans-Catalina Trail is from Avalon, this is a write-up […]

Rattle Eucalyptus Grove

Rattlesnake Trail (Orange)

Rattlesnake Trail (Orange) Location: Orange, at the intersection of Randall St. and Kennymead St. From the 55 Freeway, take the […]

Lower Canyonback Trail, Santa Monica Mountains, CA

Lower Canyonback Trail

Lower Canyonback Trail Location: Eastern Santa Monica Mountains. Google Maps lists it as the “Whoops Trailhead.” From I-405, take Sunset […]

Fire road in the Angeles National Forest

Doc Larsen Loop

Doc Larsen Loop Location: Lakeview Terrace at the corner of Dominica Ave. and Jimenez St. From I-210, take the Wheatland […]

View of Mt. Baldy from the Mt. Wilson Toll Road

Mt. Wilson Toll Road

Mt. Wilson Toll Road Location: The easiest access point is the corner of Pinecrest Drive and Bowring Drive in Altadena. […]

Winnetka Ridge Trail, Woodland Hills, CA

Winnetka Ridge Trail

Winnetka Ridge Trail Location: Woodland Hills. From Highway 101, take the Winnetka Ave. exit and head south (left if you’re […]

Oak Grove ascent

Oak Grove Loop (Chino Hills)

Oak Grove Loop (Chino Hills) Location: Grand Avenue Park, Chino Hills. From the 57/60 Freeways, take the Grand Avenue exit […]

Telegraph Canyon, Chino Hills State Park
View of Granite and Stonewall from Cuyamaca Peak, San Diego County, CA

Cuyamaca Peak

Cuyamaca Peak Location: Cuyamaca Mountains, eastern San Diego County.  From I-8, 40 miles east of San Diego, take Highway 79 […]

CP Northwest Loop Panorama

Central Park (Santa Clarita)

Central Park (Santa Clarita) Location: 27150 Bouquet Canyon Road, Santa Clarita. From I-5, take the Valencia Blvd. exit and head […]

North Ranch Open Space, Thousand Oaks, CA

North Ranch Open Space

North Ranch Open Space Location: Thousand Oaks. The most convenient starting point is the intersection of Pathfinder Avenue and Falling […]


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