Top Adventures in Los Angeles County

  • Relax at Rainbow Harbor

    Rainbow Harbor is the harbor of Long Beach. This is a great place to take an evening stroll and watch the boats sail in and out of the harbor.  Many families come here to just relax, picnic, and be outside. You can also see the Queen Mary across t...

  • Photographing the Sun at Hilltop Park

    Hilltop Park is located in Signal Hill and offers an unmatched panoramic view of the Los Angeles Basin. If you go on a clear day, you may even be lucky enough to see Catalina Island and the Santa Monica and San Gabriel Mountains. This park is the ...

  • Catch a Sunset at Long Beach City Beach

    Long Beach City Beach is directly next to downtown Long Beach and continues up to the border with Orange County. This is a great beach to relax at if you don't want to deal with any waves. There's a breakwall miles off shore that prevents any swel...

  • Catch Some Rays at Seal Beach

    Seal Beach is a small beach community between Long Beach and Huntington Beach. Right off PCH (Pacific Coast Highway), this sandy beach is a great place to chill on a hot summer day. The high winds coming off the water makes it an ideal place to ki...

  • Catch a Sunset at Sunset Beach in CA

    Sunset Beach is located just 9 miles south of Long Beach and 6 miles North of Huntington Beach, CA on the famous Pacific Coast Highway 1. I accessed Sunset Beach from the South on I-405. I took exit 22 for Seal Beach. After the exit I turned a lef...

  • Hiking the Portuguese Bend Nature Reserve

    Getting There: The easiest way to get to Portuguese Bend Nature Reserve is by following Crenshaw Boulevard up Rancho Palos Verdes to the very end of the street. You can park on either side of the street near Del Cerro Park, which also happens to b...

  • Stand Up Paddle (SUP) in Huntington Harbor

    Huntington Harbor is the perfect location for an easy and relaxing stand up paddle board session. Here you will get to enjoy the view of the houses by the harbor, some boats sailing by, and some low bridges you'll have to paddle through while duck...

  • Surf Fishing Off Of Inspiration Point

    Tucked away, at the base of Inspiration Point in Palos Verdes is an outcropping of rocks, perfect for surf casting and catching ocean fish, away from the crowds. It's a challenge to get there, but the less travelled spot is used by many profession...

  • Hike the Sacred Cove View Trail

    This area is spectacular - the views of the cliffs, the channels of water entering the caves, and the marine life (sea lions, whales, dolphins, sea urchin and sea anemone) are huge draws. Bring anyone here that has a sense of adventure and be read...

  • Adventuring at Abalone Cove Shoreline Park

    Abalone Cove Shoreline Park is a Palos Verdes gem. This 64-acre reserve is a state ecological preserve. There is something for everyone here, whether you want to relax and lay out or be adventurous and swim across channels to get to sea caves. The...

  • Explore Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve

    The Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve Trail is great for birding and wildlife viewing. If you want a longer hike, you can extend the mileage by heading down the riverbed trail. The trail is open year-round. Dogs are not allowed in Bolsa Chica.  Bolsa...

    4.5 miles 121 ft gain

  • Be inspired at Watts Towers

    Watts Towers are a quick 15-20 minute ride from Downtown Los Angeles on the Metro. Since I love weird, interesting things, plus the towers are in my backyard, I had to take a trip to check them out! When getting off the train, I half expected to s...

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    • Seal Beach, California

      Ocean View Oasis W/ Rooftop Deck Steps To Beach

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    • Seal Beach, California

      Prime Oceanfront Retreat In Seal Beach With Patio

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    • Seal Beach, California

      Beachfront Duplex W/ Balcony & Ocean Views!

      • TurnKey photo-verifies this home is professionally cleaned with products approved by the EPA for use against COVID-19. •Perched on the Pacific coast with a direct view of the ocean, this beachfro...

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    • Huntington Beach, California

      Spectacular Beachfront House

      • TurnKey photo-verifies this home is professionally cleaned with products approved by the EPA for use against COVID-19. •Our beach house has incredible ocean views, a private boardwalk to Sunset B...

      From $560/night

    • Hermosa Beach, California

      Beach Bungalow 3 Blocks To The Ocean

      Perfect for a couple or small family, this 2-bed, 2-bath beach bungalow has seaside charm and California style, just 3 blocks from the beach and a short walk to Hermosa Beach Pier for great nightli...

      From $120/night

    • Anaheim, California

      Updated Home With Pool Near Disneyland

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