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Top Spots

Santa Monica Pier, Boardwalk, and Beach Trail

Santa Monica, California

3.33 mi / 20 ft gain

Spend a Day at the Santa Monica Pier

Santa Monica, California

4.5

Santa Monica Bike Path to Manhattan Beach Pier

Santa Monica, California

24.79 mi / 266 ft gain

Run the Santa Monica Wooden Stairs

Santa Monica, California

4.0

Run the Santa Monica Concrete Stairs

Santa Monica, California

3.0
0.1 mi / 111 ft gain

Beach Volleyball at Will Rogers State Beach

Santa Monica, California

Venice Beach

Los Angeles, California

1.6 mi / 46 ft gain

Will Rogers Trail

1501 Will Rogers State Park Road, California

4.02 mi / 328 ft gain

Inspiration Loop Trail

1501 Will Rogers State Park Road, California

4.01 mi / 948 ft gain

Places to stay

Coulter Group Campground

Palmdale, California

Coulter Group Campground

Meadow Group Campground

Palmdale, California

Meadow Group Campground

Bandido Group Campground

Pearblossom, California

Bandido Group Campground

Ventura Ranch KOA Holiday

Santa Paula, California

Ventura Ranch KOA Holiday

Pyramid Lake   Los Alamos Campground

Castaic, California

Pyramid Lake Los Alamos Campground

Pyramid Lake   Emigrant Landing Day Use Area

Castaic, California

Pyramid Lake Emigrant Landing Day Use Area

Guides and stories

The Best Post-Adventure Food

The Best Post-Adventure Food

The LA Field Guide

Reservation Permits Needed To Reopen Trails Responsibly, Says Steve Gerhardt

Reservation Permits Needed To Reopen Trails Responsibly, Says Steve Gerhardt

The LA Field Guide

The Mountains Are Calling, and I Let It Go to Voicemail

The Mountains Are Calling, and I Let It Go to Voicemail

The LA Field Guide

Cub House Birthday Ride

Cub House Birthday Ride

The LA Field Guide

The Dawn Mine Loop Trail (or how to train for backpacking last minute)

The Dawn Mine Loop Trail (or how to train for backpacking last minute)

The LA Field Guide

#LAsucksforcycling -but- #LAsucksfordrivingmore

#LAsucksforcycling -but- #LAsucksfordrivingmore

The LA Field Guide

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