Spending time outdoors, connecting to nature, and staying active are all important ways to keep you mind and body in sync. We've created an LA hike guide for you to explore.
Treat yourself, not only with fine gems and diamonds from the earth, but also discover the scenic views LA has to offer, all while boosting endorphins. Here are some trails we love.
Tuna Canyon is a beautiful and underrated trail that preserves 1,255 beautiful acres in the mountains between Topanga and Malibu. The drive to the trail spirals up and around the mountain and captures the scenic ocean views. Tuna Canyon has a breathtaking 360 degree views, an elaborate maze, and is the perfect hike to watch the sunrise and sunset.
Trailhead address: Tuna Canyon Road & Hearst Tank Motorway, Topanga Canyon, CA90290
Trailhead coordinates: 34.059538, -118.616345 (34° 03′ 34.33″N 118° 36′ 58.84″W)
Los Liones is the complete escape out of the LA because the hike feels like you are lost in the Costa Rican mountains. You are surrounded by greenery and plush trees on a mountain, overlooking the Santa Monica bay.
Trailhead address: 580 Los Liones Drive, Pacific Palisades, CA 90272
Trailhead coordinates: 34.04727, -118.56007 (34° 02′ 50.17″N 118° 33′ 36.25″W)
Malibu Wine Safari Hike
Exercise? Drink wine? Pet animals? Sounds like our kind of hike. Malibu Wine Safari Hike trail is located on the beautiful Saddlerock Ranch Estate with over 1,000 acres of land. The estate has vineyards, an organic garden, Chumash Native American cave paintings, and more. Enjoy delicious local wine, visit the wildlife, and discover the beauty of the estate.
Trailhead address: 32211 Mulholland Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265
Trailhead coordinates: 34°05'50.3"N 118°49’57.6"W
Malibu Creek State Park
Malibu Creek State Park is the place for adventure with over 8,000 acres of spectacular scenic views, canyon vistas, large volcanic swimming hole, the destination for hiking, biking, and rock climbing. The perfect place for adventure, fun activities, and exploration.
Trailhead address:1925 Las Virgenes Rd, Calabasas, CA 91302
Trailhead coordinates: 34.0980° N, 118.7314° W
Written by Amanda Piroozian
Edited by Indhra Gare
Photography by Jakob N. Layman & Nikolay Lamm