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Best trails in Burbank

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Looking for a great trail near Burbank, California? AllTrails has 12 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Topanga State Park or Malibu Creek State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Eaton Canyon Natural Area Park or Escondido Canyon Park. Ready for some activity? There are 5 moderate trails in Burbank ranging from 2.4 to 12.3 miles and from 1,200 to 3,074 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Burbank
Top trails (12)
#1 - Vital Link Trail
Wildwood Canyon Park
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Length: 3.2 mi • Est. 2 h 26 m
Vital Link Trail is a 3.2 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Burbank, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiShow more
#2 - Mount Thom and Tongva Peak Loop
Brand Park
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Length: 6.7 mi • Est. 4 h 15 m
Perhaps one of the toughest hikes in the San Fernando Valley, this trail can be used as a training course for harder hikes (such as Mt. Whitney or Cactus-to-Clouds). The sharp elevation gain is recommShow more
#3 - Wildwood Canyon Trail
Wildwood Canyon Park
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Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 1 h 33 m
The park has a series of trails that branch off a main trail. The views overlook Burbank and LA and are gorgeous. The trails are moderate to difficult, due to steepness in some areas.Show more
#4 - Stough Canyon Trail
La Tuna Canyon Park
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Length: 6.7 mi • Est. 3 h 55 m
Stough Canyon Trail is a 6.7 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Burbank, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activityShow more
#5 - Stough Canyon and Verdugo Mountain Way
La Tuna Canyon Park
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 49 m
Stough Canyon and Verdugo Mountain Way is a 3.1 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Burbank, California that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail iShow more
#6 - Chandler Motorway to Verdugo Peak
La Tuna Canyon Park
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Length: 12.3 mi • Est. 6 h 43 m
NOTE: As of May, 2020, users have reported that the trail is under construction and closed at .8 miles. Please consult the park's website before visiting. The Verdugo Fireroad (topo says Chandler MotShow more
#7 - Vital Link and Stough Canyon Trails
Wildwood Canyon Park
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Length: 9.8 mi • Est. 6 h 15 m
Vital Link and Stough Canyon Trails is a 9.8 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Burbank, California that offers scenic views and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a numbeShow more
#8 - Scout Camp and Stough Canyon Loop
Stough Canyon Nature Center
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 27 m
Scout Camp and Stough Canyon Loop is a 2.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Burbank, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a numbShow more
#9 - Wildwood Little Loop
Burbank, California
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 33 m
Wildwood Little Loop is a 0.8 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Burbank, California. The trail is good for all skill levels and primarily used for hiking and nature trips.Show more
#10 - Verdugo Peak via Skyline Motorway
Wildwood Canyon Park
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Length: 7.8 mi • Est. 4 h 47 m
Although dogs are allowed on this trail, users have reported that there is a scramble at the end of the trail, which may be difficult for dogs.Show more
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