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Orange County, California

The best Trails and Outdoor Activities in Orange County, California offer a variety of scenic outdoor adventures. One top must-visit is the Holy Jim Trail, a moderately challenging hike that rewards you with breathtaking views of the Santiago Peak. It's a 5.1-mile round trip, with a waterfall and creek along the path. Another highlight is the Black Star Canyon Trail, known for its unique rock formations and seasonal waterfall. It's a 6.8-mile round trip with a slight incline. For a family-friendly option, the Laguna Coast Wilderness Park offers a network of trails with panoramic ocean views and diverse wildlife. Enjoy these outdoor activities in Orange County and explore its natural beauty.

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