From the Back Cover
Discover hidden gems of wilderness in the Los Angeles metropolitan area! Despite the imminent presence of the city, there are thousands of acres of natural, undeveloped land with hundreds of miles of trails. Highlights include year-round waterfalls, wildlife preserves, lighthouses, Griffith Park, the famous "HOLLYWOOD" sign, boardwalk beach strolls, intriguing metropolitan walks such as Sunken City, panoramic overlooks of Los Angeles and the coastline, shady canyon trails, and the rugged terrain of the San Gabriel Mountains. Residents and adventuresome travelers will find this book essential to locating an amazing number of hiking opportunities. All levels of hiking are included, with an emphasis on mid-range trails.
About the Author
Robert Stone has been writer, photographer, and publisher of Day Hike Books for more than a decade. Robert has hiked every trail in the Day Hike Book series. With 20 hiking guides in the series, he has hiked over a 1000 trails throughout the western United States and Hawaii.