Explore Aliso Creek and Wood Canyon

Explore Aliso Creek and Wood Canyon

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Distance

11.7 Miles

Elevation Gain

1332 Feet

Activities

Mountain Biking, Running, Hiking, Fitness

Skill

Advanced

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

Easy Parking
Food Nearby
River
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

The Aliso Creek and Wood Canyon Loop is an 11.7 mile hike that features scenic views of Southern California, a river, and caves.

The Aliso Creek and Wood Canyon Trail is shared by trail runners, mountain bikers, horseback riders and hikers. The trail is open for use year-round with abundant wildflowers in the spring. 

The trail is shaded in parts, but bring sun protection and extra water just in case. Watch for snakes and lizards!

Photos: Mark Weston and Ashu Shah

Community Photos

Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations.

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Distance

11.7 Miles

Elevation Gain

1332 Feet

Activities

Mountain Biking, Running, Hiking, Fitness

Skill

Advanced

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

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