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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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White Point and Point Fermin Park
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8 Completed 4 Reviews

Beautiful view

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Sunken City
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28 Completed 19 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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11 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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Sunken City
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1 Completed 2 Reviews

cool little place to chill. not really a hiking spot. just a place to enjoy the view.

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Sunken City
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

Its rather short to be honest, not only that but like a previous user mentioned this falls under urban exploration more than anything. Its a nice view, but you're more than likely going to check out the graffiti and the rubble left over from the landslide. Its a fun spot to visit, not to mention the park right next to it. I do have to advise you that you ARE trespassing if you go here. Also wear some shoes with grip!

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White Point and Point Fermin Park
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4 Completed 2 Reviews

Nice day for a hike, view spectacular. Two hills pretty easy. No shade and a steep hill on the east side of the preserve. The worker was very friendly and informative. Great beginner hike.

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White Point and Point Fermin Park
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31 Completed 36 Reviews

This 4.88 mile hike along the beach on Palos Verdes Peninsula is packed with spectacular views, geological wonders, and fascinating history. Visit tide pools, the infamous Sunken City, and a World War II missile site! (Date hiked: January 2, 2012.) Read the full write-up at: http://www.greeneadventures.com/2012/07/13/hiking-from-cabrillo-beach-to-the-point-fermin-sunken-city-and-white-point-preserve/

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Royal Palms State Beach to Cabrillo Beach
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569 Completed 569 Reviews

I have not canoed this route, but hiked it many times. Much of this route is impassable at waters edge but you can hike along the highway. There are many places where you can scramble down the rocks but be careful. My favorite place along the was is Point Ferman. I have watched the sun come up over the mountains to the east and light up Santa Catalina Islands to the west.

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Sunken City
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10 Completed 4 Reviews

This it super short, and the view was just ok. I wasn't excited at all... Don't waist your time ...

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