Hiking Trails and TripsBelow are popular Hiking guides and trips that you can use to plan your next adventure. You can download guides, including a detailed map, description and points of interest for a small fee to your iPhone or Android.
tons of ruins and artifacts along the Patapsco river
Open grasslands and ocean vistas with stair-climbing in a deep Redwood canyon
A gradual climb to see a magnificent lighthouse and migrating whales
Take an interpretive walk along Folsom Lake to learn about the plants and animals in the area
Take a nice hike through the redwoods to Pfeiffer Fall followed by a walk to a stunning view of the Big Sur valley below
A unique and very special waterfall hike where your adventures begin even before you reach the trailhead.
Open space preserve in the Midpeninsula region.
A short hike with amazing views of the Big Sur coast with a stunning waterfall falling to the sandy beach below
Great way to see the Bay
A loop traversing open grassy ridges and forested pathways in Tilden Regional Park
Glorious views and grazing elk await at Point Reyes National Seashore. Moderate 10-mile hike.
"The view from San Jacinto is the most sublime spectacle to be found anywhere on this earth!” - John Muir
Atop Rattlesnake Ridge great views of the surrounding mountains can be seen including Mount Si and Mount Washington.
A moderate hike to a ruined mansion in the Santa Monica Mountains, complete with waterfall!
Plus the L.A. zoo, hiking and rides on historic trains, a carousel and ponies
Great views all around! The LA basin, the San Fernando Valley, the ocean!
Winter and spring rains create scenic waterfalls in this hike at Mount Diablo, the East Bay's signature peak.
Walk along the river where the historic railway once traveled and end up at a stunning amphitheater of carved limestone
Hidden waterfall of Etiwanda
Scale two great Northern Sierra peaks in just one short day-hike.