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Best trails in Huntington Beach

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Looking for a great trail near Huntington Beach, California? AllTrails has 10 great hiking trails, trail running trails, kid friendly 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 Crystal Cove State Park or Chino Hills State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Runyon Canyon Park or Rustic Canyon Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 10 easy trails in Huntington Beach ranging from 1.1 to 22.8 miles and from 3 to 328 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 Huntington Beach
Top trails (10)
#1 - Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve Trail
Bolsa Chica State Beach
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Length: 4.5 mi • Est. 1 h 52 m
Another section of the network of interconnected trails surrounding the HB / Bolsa Chica ecological center. Great place to walk but no bikes are allowed.Show more
#2 - Brightwater Trail to Pocket Loop Trail
Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 9 m
Note: Bikes and dogs are not allowed on this trail.Show more
#3 - Huntington Beach Trail
Huntington Beach, California
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Length: 15.7 mi • Est. 6 h 24 m
One of the beaches at Huntington, CA. Open all year to everybody. This is one of the most famous beach for rollerblading and bicycle riding, goes to 24 miles all the way to Newport Beach.Show more
#4 - Huntington Dog Beach Trail
Bolsa Chica State Beach
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 40 m
Huntington Dog Beach Trail is a 1.6 mile out and back trail located near Huntington Beach, California and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and running andShow more
#5 - Santa Ana River West Trail
Huntington Beach, California
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Length: 22.8 mi • Est. 9 h 29 m
Start your ride at the beach and head toward the mountains on this superb multi-purpose trail for all ages & abilities. You would think that traveling from the beaches of Huntington and Newport to thShow more
#6 - Huntington Beach Trail
Huntington State Beach
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 1 h 42 m
Hike beside the famous broad beaches of Huntington on this easy, flat, paved multi-use trail. Huntington Beach is famous for its wide, sandy beaches and surfing. It's also a great place for an easy,Show more
#7 - Shipley Nature Trail
Huntington Central Park
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Length: 1.1 mi • Est. 27 m
Shipley Nature Trail is a 1.1 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Huntington Beach, California that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hikingShow more
#8 - Sunset County Beach
Bolsa Chica State Beach
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Length: 3.6 mi • Est. 1 h 28 m
Sunset County Beach is a 3.6 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Huntington Beach, California that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number oShow more
#9 - Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve North Loop
Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve
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Length: 3.8 mi • Est. 1 h 36 m
Please note that bikes and dogs are not allowed at Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve.Show more
#10 - Huntington and Bolsa Chica State Beaches - Huntington Beach Trail
Huntington State Beach
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Length: 19.2 mi • Est. 7 h 50 m
Huntington and Bolsa Chica State Beaches - Huntington Beach Trail is a 19.2 mile out and back trail located near Huntington Beach, California that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels.Show more