Pack a lunch, lace up your walking shoes, and head out to discover the
best easy hikes in Southern California. Whether you're in search of a kid-friendly
trail or a mellow afternoon stroll, you'll find the perfect path among these
WHAT IS AN EASY HIKE?
- A hike that takes you away from the crowds to a stellar
destination—a waterfall, an incredible sunset view, a wildflower-filled
meadow, or a peaceful sequoia forest.
- It's between one and five miles long and walkable by almost anyone
in 30 minutes to two hours
- It doesn't require lugging a heavy backpack into remote terrain or
weeks of planning. Just get on the trail and go!
This book provides detailed trip notes, mileage and time estimates,
directions, contact information, advice on the best times to go, and tips
on how to make the hikes easier or more challenging.
Published by Foghorn Outdoors/Avalon Travel Publishing.