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Best trails in La Canada Flintridge

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Looking for a great trail near La Canada Flintridge, California? AllTrails has 36 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 Runyon Canyon Park. Ready for some activity? There are 19 moderate trails in La Canada Flintridge ranging from 1 to 10.3 miles and from 1,095 to 6,158 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 La Canada Flintridge
Top trails (36)
#1 - Switzer Falls and Bear Canyon Camp via Gabrelino Trail
San Gabriel Wilderness
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Length: 8.5 mi • Est. 4 h 28 m
This is a beautiful hike - it starts off paved and calm with a nice little stream running through it, but soon switches to an off the beaten path adventure. Nice stream crossings as you journey along Show more
#2 - Brown Mountain Dam Waterfall
Angeles National Forest
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Length: 8.4 mi • Est. 3 h 49 m
Brown Mountain Dam Waterfall is a 8.4 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near La Canada Flintridge, California that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a nuShow more
#3 - Gabrielino Trail: Jet Propulsion Laboratory to the USFS Dam
Angeles National Forest
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Length: 9.3 mi • Est. 3 h 44 m
A multi-use trail that encompasses many different types of terrain. The trail is paved to begin, but eventually changes to more natural surfaces including sand, rocks, boulders and dirt. There are sevShow more
#4 - Gould Mesa Road: Angeles Crest Hwy to Paul Little Picnic Site
Angeles National Forest
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 2 h 38 m
Gould Mesa Road: Angeles Crest Hwy to Paul Little Picnic Site is a 5.2 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near La Canada Flintridge, California that features a river and is rated as mShow more
#5 - Mount Wilson to Chantry Flat via Winter Creek
San Gabriel Mountains National Monument
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Length: 5.7 mi • Est. 2 h 31 m
Mount Wilson to Chantry Flat via Winter Creek is a 5.7 mile point-to-point trail located near La Canada Flintridge, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail Show more
#6 - San Gabriel Peaks (San Gabriel, Mount Disappointment, Mount Lowe, Mount Markham)
San Gabriel Mountains National Monument
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(128)
Length: 6.5 mi • Est. 4 h 1 m
San Gabriel Peaks (San Gabriel, Mount Disappointment, Mount Lowe, Mount Markham) is a 6.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near La Canada Flintridge, California that features beauShow more
#7 - La Canada Teepee via Crosstown Trail
Angeles National Forest
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 58 m
La Canada Teepee via Crosstown Trail is a 2.7 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near La Canada Flintridge, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. ThShow more
#8 - Gould Mesa
Angeles National Forest
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Length: 4.1 mi • Est. 1 h 52 m
Gould Mesa is a 4.1 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near La Canada Flintridge, California that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily useShow more
#9 - Grizzly Flat Trail
Angeles National Forest
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Length: 7.1 mi • Est. 4 h 12 m
This is a nice shaded out-and-back trail in the lower part of the Angeles Crest Highway. The first part is a fairly steep incline but is completely shaded. It becomes a more gradual climb up over the Show more
#10 - Inspiration Point via Mount Lowe Trail
Angeles National Forest
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 2 h 9 m
Note: Red Box Road may periodically be closed and you may need to park elsewhere to access this trail. Show more
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