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Runyon Canyon Trail

Los Angeles, CA

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Runyon Canyon Trail is a 3.5 mile loop trail located near Los Angeles, California that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking & trail running and is accessible from September until May. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

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Sunken City
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

To Whom it May Concern, I am a police officer with the LAPD Harbor Division, which includes San Pedro. Currently the area known as "Sunken City" is closed to the public; there is a perimeter fence and no trespassing signs posted to illustrate this fact. We recently did a sweep of the area and cited a large number of people for trespassing. Everyone cited will have to appear in court before and judge and will be facing penalties of up to 6 months in jail or a $1,000.00 fine. Make no mistake about it, if you are caught trespassing in Sunken City by Law Enforcement, you will be cited and or arrested and will then be facing a similar consequence.

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Sunken City
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8 Completed 5 Reviews

It wasn't a "hike" but more like a great photo op that took a lot of careful walking to get to. Lots of dangerous walkways down a cliff where a part of San Pedro broke off after the 1933 Long Beach earthquake. Plenty of Do Not Enter signs that are all graffitied or stickered over. Definitely a party spot for the youth as seen by the plethora of beer and liquor bottles and blunt wraps littering the area.

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Sunken City
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

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Sunken City
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5 Completed 5 Reviews

not really a hike but a really great local area to hangout a lot of "graffiti" more like art work everywhere great place to hang around go down and walk around the beach or tiny rock climbs

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Sunken City
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13 Completed 6 Reviews

Awesome spot, might not be worth driving to if you're not in the area though. We went after the Palos Verde Bluffs trail, about 20 minutes away. Great photo opportunities overlooking the ocean and if you're a fan of street art. Lots of trash from (I'm assuming) teenagers and young 20-something's who party here at night.

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White Point and Point Fermin Park
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2 Completed 1 Reviews

This was a fun park near our house that the kids enjoyed coming to. Never gets to far from the parking lot so it is easy to cut a hike short and head back. There is no shade along the trails but the bunkers are well worth the stroll through this urban park.

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White Point and Point Fermin Park
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9 Completed 4 Reviews

Beautiful view

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Sunken City
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31 Completed 22 Reviews

This is a cool place to check out, but only if you are passing by. We stopped by here on the way back from the Shipwreck Trail in Palos Verdes. Its a quick walk down to the broken up road. Most of the graffiti was more artsy instead of chicken scratch. There was about a dozen people there and a family was on their way in as we were headed out. Great photo spot.

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Sunken City
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12 Completed 4 Reviews

as previously stated its not really a hike but if you've never been it could be a cool little adventure. yes there are no trespassing signs but I've never seen it enforced.

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Sunken City
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

No, it's not a "hike", but it is a lot of fun and really neat. You can really see where the houses and pathways use to be before the landslide. Plus, you can go down to the water and it's really beautiful. And the word "trespassing" is used loosely here.

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