Best trails in Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park

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#1 - Aliso Creek and Wood Canyon Loop Trail
Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park
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Length: 10.5 mi • Est. 4 h 53 m
Aliso Creek and Wood Canyon Loop Trail is a 10.5 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Laguna Niguel, California that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of Show more
#2 - Pectin Reef Loop, Aliso & Wood RW
Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 22 m
Miocene marine fossil beds, flowing creek, overgrazed bottomland This little hiked portion of the extensive Aliso & Wood Canyons Wilderness Park features a fossil reef from which Miocene Era dolphinsShow more
#3 - Wood Canyon Trail, Lynx Trail, and Rock-It Trail Loop
Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park
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Length: 4.7 mi • Est. 2 h 23 m
Wood Canyon Trail, Lynx Trail, and Rock-It Trail Loop is a 4.7 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Aliso Viejo, California that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primShow more
#4 - Wood Canyon, Car Wreck, Top of the World, West Ridge [CLOSED]
Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park
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Length: 8.1 mi • Est. 4 h 21 m
Please note: It has been reported this trail has a temporary closure due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information.Show more