Tag: Griffith Park

Suicide Trail (Griffith Park)

Suicide Trail (Griffith Park) Location: Travel Town, Griffith Park. From the 134 Freeway, take the Forest Lawn exit (4) and head south. Make an immediate left onto Zoo Drive and follow it to the Travel Town parking lot. Alternately from the 101 Freeway, take the Barham Blvd. exit (11A or 11B). Head north for 1.1…

Suicide Trail, Griffith Park, Los Angeles

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Western Canyon (Griffith Park)

Western Canyon (Griffith Park) Location: Western Canyon Road, Griffith Park. From Los Feliz Blvd. (only 0.2 mile east of Western Ave and 2.5 miles west of the 5 Freeway) head north onto Fern Dell Drive for 0.7 mile (Fern Dell becomes Western Canyon Road). Pull into a large parking lot on the left side of…

Nature Loop, Western Canyon, Griffith Park, CA

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Haunted Table 29 (Griffith Park)

Haunted Table 29 (Griffith Park) Location: Camp Road and Griffith Park Drive, Griffith Park.  From L.A. and points south, take I-5 to the Griffith Park exit.  Cross over the freeway to Crystal Springs Drive, turn right and go a mile, just past the parking area for the merry go round, and turn left on Griffith…

Haunted Table 29, Griffith Park, Los Angeles, CA

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Condor Trail (Griffith Park)

Location: Mineral Wells Picnic Area, Griffith Park.  From L.A. and points south, take I-5 to the Griffith Park exit.  Cross over the freeway to Crystal Springs Drive, turn right and go a mile, just past the parking area for the merry go round, and turn left on Griffith Park Drive. Go 1.2 miles to the…

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Travel Town Loop (Griffith Park)

Travel Town Loop (Griffith Park) Location: Griffith Park.  From the 134 Freeway, take the Forest Lawn exit.  Head southwest (turn right if you’re coming from the west, or left if from the east).  Take the first left onto Zoo Drive, and park in the Travel Town parking lot.  Alternately, you can take a left on…

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East Side Loop (Griffith Park)

East Side Loop (Griffith Park) Location: Griffith Park near Los Angeles.  From the south, take I-5 to the Los Feliz exit, turn left and cross the freeway and turn right on Crystal Springs Drive.  Go 1.3 miles and turn right onto Griffith Park Drive.  Park in the lot near the merry go round.  From the…

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Bronson Caves

Location: Griffith Park. From Los Angeles, take the 101 freeway to Gower Street (exit 8C), take the Beachwood Drive ramp, stay straight and go right on Franklin.  After half a mile, take a left on Canyon Drive, follow it to the end. There is a small lot by the Bronson and Brush Canyon trail heads.…

Bronson Cave, Griffith Park

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Beacon Hill Loop in Griffith Park

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Mt. Hollywood

As seen in the Nobody Hikes in L.A. Guidebook! 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…

View from Mt. Hollywood, Los Angeles

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