Best Easy Day Hikes San Fernando Valley  by Deke Williams

Best Easy Day Hikes: San Fernando Valley Guide Book

by Deke Williams (Falcon Guides)
Best Easy Day Hikes San Fernando Valley  by Deke Williams
Best Easy Day Hikes San Fernando Valley includes concise descriptions and detailed maps for nineteen easy-to-follow hikes in and around the Valley in Southern California. Explore the diverse scenery and natural splendors—including the beautiful Caballero Canyon Trail and Topanga State Park, the world’s largest wild area within a major city.

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Trails from the "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Fernando Valley" Guide Book
Displaying trails 19 of 19.

Displaying trails 1 to 19 of 19.

Similar to Cheeseboro Canyon, the Anza Loop Trail offers a convenient way to access the rolling, grass-covered hills that lie between the San Fernando and Conejo Valleys. While the nearby freeway ca ...
Agoura, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 2.8
Beginning at the informative TreePeople facility in Coldwater Canyon Park, this pleasant loop explores a portion of the 128-acre Wilacre Park before meandering through the shaded suburbs of Studio Cit ...
Studio City, CA - Hiking,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 2.8
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The Caballero Canyon Trail is a short canyon hike that follows a rocky streambed for about a mile before climbing up to the ridgeline of the Santa Monica Mountains. The trail ends at the famous ridge ...
Tarzana, CA - Hiking,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 3.2
Once known as the Secret Trail, the Calabasas Cold Creek Trail has the feel of a remote backcountry path, while being only minutes from the Valley. The trail twists through scrub oak groves, chaparral ...
Calabasas, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 4.2
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Located among the rolling hills that separate the San Fernando and Conejo Valleys, Cheseboro Canyon is an ideal place for day hiking. This pleasant hike takes you through pastoral meadows and shady oa ...
Agoura, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 8.2
Located within the hills of Griffith Park, this hike begins with a climb to the lovely Amir’s Garden and then follows several equestrian trails to make a pleasant loop. While the views will remind you ...
Glendale, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 2.6
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Explore the otherworldly rock formations that adorn the hillsides below Rocky Peak with this engaging yet challenging hike. Gaining 1,000 feet of elevation in just over 2 miles, the difficulty is over ...
Santa Susana, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 4.6
Escape the crowds that flock to Malibu Creek State Park with this fun loop of lesser-known backcountry trails. The moderate trails featured here wind their way through shaded oak and redwood groves, a ...
Agoura, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 3.1
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High atop the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains, this secluded dirt road traverses the southern ridge above Pacoima Canyon. Along the way, you pass through oak and Douglas fir groves before arriv ...
San Fernando, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 5.2
In the coastal woodlands surrounding Topanga Canyon, networks of excellent hiking trails lead to unique natural features. This loop hike explores the grassy meadows and riparian canyons common to the ...
Topanga, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 4.5
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Take a stroll along citrus groves, grassy fields, and a riparian canyon in this tranquil park situated in Granada Hills. Finish with a respectable view of the San Fernando Valley, or continue with an ...
San Fernando, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 5.6
A true asset to residents of the San Fernando Valley, the Pierce College cross-country running trails border 240 acres of farmland, offering a convenient way to enjoy nature without leaving the city. ...
Calabasas, CA - Hiking,Trail Running - Trail Length: 2
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Explore the wild side of Porter Ranch with this loop of atypical trails. Ranging from dirt roads and broken pavement to surface streets, the length and occasional steepness of this hike are sure to ch ...
San Fernando, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 6.1
Just over the Newhall Pass await these two spectacular canyon hikes. Physically right next to each other, the two routes share little in common aside from incredible scenery. The whole family can enjo ...
Newhall, CA - Hiking,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 7.2
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Located atop the Simi Hills, the Sage Ranch Loop Trail offers a scenic tour of the sandstone rock formations typical of the area and provides excellent views of the San Fernando and Simi Valleys. The ...
Calabasas, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 2.5
Beginning at the Stough Canyon Nature Center, this hike takes you on a scenic loop within the Verdugo Mountains. Though the trail begins steeply, the grade lessens throughout the ascent, making this t ...
Burbank, CA - Hiking,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 2.7
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Stroll along year-round Cold Creek and explore Native American artifacts on this exceptional hike that the whole family will enjoy. Located in one of the most biologically diverse, yet accessible, wat ...
Topanga, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 2.4
A year-round waterfall is somewhat rare in the hills surrounding the Valley, especially one as large and accessible as Trail Canyon Falls. This pleasant hike up a stream-lined canyon to the majestic 5 ...
Sunland, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 3.2
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Enjoyable hiking over rolling, grass-covered hills awaits those who visit the Upper Las Virgenes Canyon Open Space Preserve. Rich with history, the preserve signifies the victorious outcome of a hard- ...
Calabasas, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 3.7
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