Category: Rating: 1-3

Nature walks and hikes near the urban edge. Best as an introduction to L.A. area hiking, and for people who live or work close by. Probably disappointing for veteran hikers, but should not be overlooked. After all, an average day hiking is better than a good day at the office.

Signal Hill Loop

City lights from Signal Hill Text and photography copyright 2010 by David W. Lockeretz, all rights reserved. Information and opinions provided are kept current to the best of the author’s ability. All readers hike at their own risk, and should be aware of the possible dangers of hiking, walking and other outdoor activities. The author…

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Terranea Beach Sea Caves

Text and photography copyright 2010 by David W. Lockeretz, all rights reserved. Information and opinions provided are kept current to the best of the author’s ability. All readers hike at their own risk, and should be aware of the possible dangers of hiking, walking and other outdoor activities. The author does not take any responsibility…

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Elyria Canyon Loop

Text and photography copyright 2010 by David W. Lockeretz, all rights reserved.  Information and opinions provided are kept current to the best of the author’s ability.  All readers hike at their own risk, and should be aware of the possible dangers of hiking, walking and other outdoor activities.  The author does not take any responsibility…

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Mt. Rubidoux

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Getty View Trail

Location: Casiano Road, west Los Angeles. From the Valley, take the 405 Freeway south to Getty Center Drive (exit 59). Turn left and follow Getty Center Drive 1.5 miles south to Moraga Drive. Turn left and go 0.3 mile to Bellagio Road. Turn left and follow Bellagio, which becomes Casiano Road, for a total of…

Getty View Park, West Los Angeles

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