Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A. Guide Book

by Allen Riedel (Falcon Guides)
Best Easy Day Hikes South Bay LA  by Allen Riedel

80pp/maps
ISBN: 0762752599

Best Easy Day Hikes South Bay L.A. includes concise descriptions and detailed maps for eighteen easy-to-follow hikes in and around southwestern Los Angeles, California, locally known as Southland. From the coast to the Palos Verdes Peninsula, explore a lovely lagoon and solitary beach, South Coast Botanic Garden with its bird-watching and Children’s Garden, a historic lighthouse, and more. Look inside for: • Thirty-minute strolls to three-hour adventures • Hikes for everyone, including families • Mile-by-mile directions and clear trail maps • GPS coordinates

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Trails from the "Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A." Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 18 of 18.
... Preview: Hike through the largest remaining coastal wetland in the Los Angeles region. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A."
El Segundo, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 3
... Preview: Hike along old Crenshaw Boulevard in what is now Portuguese Bend Preserve. Take in outstanding vistas, and travel through a lovely wooded canyon. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A."
San Pedro, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Trail Running - Trail Length: 2.75
... Preview: Hike beside a lovely lagoon and enjoy a solitary beach with expansive views of the Ballona Wetlands. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A."
El Segundo, CA - Hiking,Trail Running - Trail Length: 1
... Preview: Experience the otherworldly thunder of LAX and explore a beach that seems to be more of a curiosity than any other in the Southland. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A."
El Segundo, CA - Hiking,Trail Running - Trail Length: 2
... Preview: Take horse trails and easements between houses and undeveloped land, gaining commanding views of the Southland and experiencing the outdoors in a quiet neighborhood. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A."
Torrance, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 4
... Preview: Hike a loop around the perimeter of spectacular Forrestal Preserve. Take in bluff views and a lovely canyon along with coastal wildflowers. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A."
San Pedro, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 2
... Preview: Hike through a wonderfully secluded preserve on an interpretive trail that leads through a lovely riparian canyon and stream. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A."
Lomita, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 1.5
... Preview: Walk along a beautiful coastal canyon and meander through the lovely hillsides of Portuguese Bend Preserve. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A."
San Pedro, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Trail Running - Trail Length: 1.5
... Preview: Wander through a 28.5-acre property and explore the recently restored wetlands. The parcel serves as habitat for the spectacular Palos Verdes blue butterfly. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A."
Lomita, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Trail Running - Trail Length: 1
... Preview: Stroll through a lovely vernal marsh, experiencing wildlife, nature, and beauty in an urban setting. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A."
Torrance, CA - Birding,Hiking - Trail Length: 1
... Preview: Climb heights to see awe-inspiring views of Malaga Cove, walk through wooded areas, and then descend to the beach. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A."
Redondo Beach, CA - Hiking,Trail Running - Trail Length: 4
... Preview: Walk along the attractive and renowned Strand from one famous tourist beach to another. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A."
El Segundo, CA - Hiking,Trail Running - Trail Length: 5
... Preview: Walk along the lovely channel at Marina del Rey. Enjoy the ocean views, and explore some of the last remaining sections of the Venice Grand Canal. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A."
El Segundo, CA - Hiking,Trail Running - Trail Length: 3
... Preview: Visit a historic lighthouse with outstanding views of the coast and the Palos Verdes bluffs. interpretive center where visitors can learn about the natural and cultural history of the peninsula. It ma ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A."
Redondo Beach, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.6
... Preview: Take a walk along the lovely Santa Monica Pier, then turn onto the walking and bike path that stretches from Pacific Palisades in the north to Marina del Rey in the south. Enjoy the surprisingly seren ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A."
Santa Monica, CA - Hiking,Trail Running - Trail Length: 3.75
... Preview: Enjoy a stroll through the South Bay’s beautiful Botanic Garden. Visit lovely collections, watch for birds, and take detours along peaceful side paths. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A."
Torrance, CA - Birding,Hiking - Trail Length: 1.3
... Preview: Walk along the ocean, enjoying sand and shops. Experience a one-of-a-kind oddity unlike anything else in the world— Venice Beach. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A."
Santa Monica, CA - Hiking,Trail Running - Trail Length: 3.5
... Preview: Hike through an old military and missile site. The interpretive panels throughout the preserve tell the story of the natural and man-made history of the park. Then wander down to the lovely shores and ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: South Bay L.A."
Torrance, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 4
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