Runyon Canyon Park, Los Angeles

4.5
#2 of 9 in Nature in Los Angeles
Runyon Canyon Park represents an urban wilderness with desertlike habitat within one of America's most bustling cities. The park features hiking and picnicking areas, including an off-leash dog park (unleashed dogs are also permitted on hiking trails). Since it's close to Hollywood, you may spot celebrities here. Be sure to bring water with you; there are no water sources along trails. Nearby parking can be a challenge to find. To visit Runyon Canyon Park on your holiday in Los Angeles, and find out what else Los Angeles has to offer, use our Los Angeles trip planner.
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  • Good hike up the canyon, wear shoes that you dont mind getting dusty, good vies of LA at the top including the Hollywood sign  more »
  • People who live in Los Angeles but was partly small climb. Roads are well maintained and the watering hole because empty-handed, can be visited. Round trip about an hour. From the top overlooking Los Angeles
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  • i always do runyon canyon hikes when i visit LA. its a great workout with the most amazing views. can be a bit tough if you're a newbie to hiking  more »
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  • Loved our walk up the hiking trail! Probably should have lift the summit a rich earlier so as it wasn't so Darryl on decent but that added to the fun really. A lot of people were walking AVG running this area so felt very safe at all times, even in the dark.
  • Love the trails even though they kill me with the incline but I still manage to finish it hehehe. Beautiful view. Breathe taking when you go early morning. It's a beautiful place to hike if you like extreme hiking. It will drain you there's a lot of different trails and I love it.
  • Great city views! Great for hiking. Dogs must be on a leash. Bring water and a pair of shoes you can get real dirty, because when you are done your shoes and socks will be brown from all the dirt.
  • I love this place. Great hike, great views, beautiful at sunset. If you are not out of the park at closing, the rangers WILL NOT WAIT FOR YOU. I (not knowing when close was) arrived at a gate as a ranger was locking it. He looked at me, got in his truck, and informed me I could get out the gate at the top of the hill, which he was driving to to lock. So, great place, rude rangers
  • This is a beautiful hiking trail. Just be prepared for very steep inclines. There are no paved steps either so be careful. But the views are beautiful and you'll be surrounded by nice people.

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