Explore Southern California's iconic beaches, Pacific shore, and mountain views without traveling deep into the backcountry. This book features easy-to-follow urban trails that allow hikers of all levels to discover the landmarks that shape the Golden state’s cities and towns.
Urban Hikes Southern California provides the latest information to plan a customized trip:
Common and lesser-known hikes, from city center strolls to forest trailsFull-color photos and maps, detailed trail descriptions, and trailhead GPSInsightful hike overviews and details on distance, difficulty, canine compatibility, and moreCalifornia boasts a plethora of great urban hikes, and this guide highlights both family-friendly footpaths and culinary and gastronomic delights found along the way. Find hikes suited to every ability. Stroll Orange County's Laguna Beach to take in the sights or enjoy a pint of local beer after a walk to Downtown Los Angeles from the Hollywood Hills. Discover arboretum trails, waterfront walks, after-work rambles, and more.