Last-minute Waterfalls

When water falls: waterfalls! While it may not last long, the wet skies have perked up some natural waterworks around SoCal. Go get ‘em while you can.

Week 03.12.2020
Regions Southern CA

Trail to the Falls

Hike to Trail Canyon Waterfalls in Los Angeles County

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Named not for the path leading to it, but for the trail of gold dust that once dominated this area, Trail Canyon Falls just outside of Burbank (Sunland, specifically) is now rich with a liquid asset: a gorgeous 30-foot waterfall that’s currently in magical motion. Reach it on a…
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Lush Life

Hike to Etiwanda Falls in the San Gabriel Mountains

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Etiwanda Falls Trail in Rancho Cucamonga packs a lot of bang for your buck: waterfall, wildflowers, panoramic views of the Inland Empire, and lush green surroundings as you walk. Nestled in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains, this 3.4-mile (round-trip) out-and-back trail…
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Instead of Bonbons: Bonita

Hike to Bonita Falls in the San Gabriels

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Bonita Falls goes year round, but in winter with snowmelt the waterfall is at its grandest. Hike to this oasis of the San Gabriels on a 2-mile (round-trip) trek.
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Bouquet of Waterfalls

Hike to Bouquet Falls in Santa Clarita Valley

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Like a good love letter, some of the best hiking trails are short and sweet. Cue the hike to Bouquet Falls in Santa Clarita Valley’s Bouquet Canyon.
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    Bouquet of Waterfalls

    Like a good love letter, some of the best hiking trails are short and sweet. Cue the hike to Bouquet Falls in Santa Clarita Valley’s Bouquet Canyon.

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    Dripping History

    Historical hideout, hidden hollow, rustlers’ retreat. Whatever you want to call Dripping Cave in Laguna Nigel, it is truly a cool, compelling cavern. To reach the grandiose grotto, take a 5-mile (round-trip) out-and-back hike in Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park, a 4,50…

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    New Rules of the Trail

    As some parks around California begin to re-open, we came up with tips for being responsible on your outdoor adventures. Let’s do our part so we can all keep enjoying the parks.

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    Tam Slam!

    This 8-mile (round-trip) hike is a pure classic, with redwoods, water-flows, and soaring views of the coastline. Oh yeah, and that ladder!

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    Choose the easiest and most view-rewarding hike in Yosemite. Okay, we’ll go first: the combination of hiking to Sentinel Dome and Taft Point. Both of these lookouts are within a couple miles of each other on Glacier Point Road

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    Nice Ring to It

    This tiny but mighty open space preserve on the Tiburon Peninsula can often exhibit a wide range of wildflowers late into the season, not to mention one of the most jaw-dropping views of the bay.

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