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I loved hiking here!

My first time in Temescal, and I didn't expect so much! There are several trails, and my daughter... read more

Reviewed June 7, 2018
Westport, Connecticut
Loved the hiking!

First time here and trails are not marked real well but we followed the crowd and eventually... read more

Reviewed January 26, 2018
Saint Louis, Missouri
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15601 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90270
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Reviewed June 7, 2018

My first time in Temescal, and I didn't expect so much! There are several trails, and my daughter and I took "The Loop", which a sign said is 2.8 miles. The wild flowers were so beautiful; I was surprised there were so many blooming. At...More

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Reviewed January 26, 2018

First time here and trails are not marked real well but we followed the crowd and eventually figured it out. From the ground, the hiking did not appear that it would be so difficult but that turned out not to be the case. But we...More

1  Thank rduinc
Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I found this cool park in Malibu. We brought our dog here for a morning hike. Great location with many hiking trails for all levels. This park does have paid parking. If you are lucky you can find a free place outside...More

Thank Yehbut
Reviewed August 28, 2017

Over the years I have hiked several of the usual hiking paths around LA mostly because I love getting outside and being active but as an ex-pat, Western Canadian, I have always found desert hiking to be less like nature than the green and lush...More

1  Thank Raegan K
Reviewed July 13, 2017

My daughter and I visited the morning of June 8th. We parked on Temescal Canyon Rd, just across from the main entrance to the park. Free on street parking. Unsure at first how the trail started, we ended up doing a loop hike, basically going...More

Thank iowacityia
Reviewed November 14, 2016

My boyfriend and I are very active and were looking for nice places to hike and see the city from. All our local uber drivers and servers suggested Temescal Canyon since it's the closest and a fairly quick hike. After doing the waterfall trail up...More

2  Thank SarahSeestheWorld
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Love this place for a quick hike before work or if in need of a nature fix in a pinch. Steep elevation gain rewarded with views of ocean and DTLA. Easy to find and plenty of parking. Hint: Park on sunset Blvd. To avoid $10...More

2  Thank Michael d
Reviewed September 27, 2016

We hiked the Temescal Rivas Canyon trail to Will Rogers today which was a nice trai and we had some nice views of the ocean and LA. There was quite some dog poop on the first part of the trail which we have not seen...More

1  Thank Rennmaus111
Reviewed August 12, 2016

I'm always looking for hiking trails that are dog-friendly..this is up to a point (see photo). Nerver-The-less, it's a good place for all kinds of hikers; novice to adventurous...Plus, it has a conference center and cabins for people who want to rent int out for...More

Thank Almaz A
Reviewed January 20, 2016

Amazing that this park is a 20-minute drive from Venice--and a world away! There are lots of trails, most of which are quite steep and will get you to the top of a hill with amazing views of L.A. and the ocean on one side,...More

2  Thank AWills10026
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Response from MOG808 | Reviewed this property |
This would be a good choice and not too far from Beverly Hills. Another great hike, but further away up PCH is La Jolla Canyon.