Hastain Trail is a 2.5 mile loop trail located near Beverly Hills, California that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and trail running and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
dogs on leash
Directions from Los Angeles, CA: (Lower Franklin Canyon) Take the San Diego Freeway / US 405 to Sunset Boulevard. Head east on Sunset Boulevard and proceed several miles to Beverly Drive. Go about half a mile and turn left onto Coldwater Canyon Drive. Turn right on Franklin Canyon Drive and proceed about 1 mile making a right turn onto Lake Drive. Park at main lot at end of road. Note: to reach Upper Franklin Canyon, continue north on Franklin Canyon Drive past Lake Drive.
Great Small Hike, less than one hour for the complete loop !
Because of the heavy rain this last weeks in L.A, you need to start the loop by the left, this is much easier than the other way. Enjoy.
The views from the top are beautiful!
Favorite hike in LA
A secret gem in the Hollywood Hills.