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Arroyo Seco Bike Path

2.4 miles
The Arroyo Seco Bike Path runs about 2 miles between South Pasadena and northeast Los Angeles, offering views of the LA skyline and the distant mountains. It begins on the north side of Pasadena Avenue and travels a short distance west to meet ...
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Ballona Creek Bike Path

7 miles
The Ballona Creek Bike Path follows the channelized Ballona Creek for 7 miles, from Syd Kronenthal Park in east Culver City (National Boulevard) to the Pacific Ocean, where it connects with the Santa Monica Beach and South Bay Bike Path. Along ...
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Bellflower Bike Trail

2 miles
The Bellflower Pedestrian and Bicycle Trail (signed: Bellflower Bike Trail) is a new 2.3 mile blacktop multipurpose rail trail, which was dedicated in November 2009. It follows the Right of Way of the old Pacific Electric Railway (the Red Cars) ...
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Browns Canyon Wash Trail

1.4 miles
The Browns Canyon Wash Trail is a paved path that travles through the Chatsworth Community for a mile and a half of travel. The trailhead  at the Rinaldi Street end is just across from the Sierra Canyon Lower School. The southern trail head ...
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Bud Turner Trail

1.84 miles
Experience the easy life of the West Coast on Orange County's Bud Turner Trail. Set in a quiet neighborhood in the city of Fullerton, the trail is ideal for all types of trail use and uniquely caters to equestrian use. The trail connects to ...
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Chandler Bikeway

2.8 miles
The Chandler Bikeway is a jewel tucked nicely into a Burbank neighborhood. The bikeway begins as a well-maintained corridor that runs in the median between the lanes of traffic on Chandler Boulevard. The trail sits on top of the old Burbank ...
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Compton Creek Bike Path

5.3 miles
The Compton Creek Bike Path crosses the city of Compton along the east bank of Compton Creek, providing precious open space access to the urban neighborhoods along the way. Compton Creek itself is a tributary to the Los Angeles River and is ...
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Coyote Creek Trail (Los Alamitos to La Mirada)

9.75 miles
Located in the Los Angeles suburb of Cerritos, the Coyote Creek Trail follows the chanellized bank of the creek through residential and industrial neighborhoods. A good transportation or commute option, it gives access to much of Orange County ...
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Culver City Median Bikeway

1.4 miles
The nicely landscaped median park that holds the Culver City rail-trail is mostly frequented by local residents, but also is long enough to give runners or walkers a good workout. DIFFICULTY: Easy FOOD: There are small markets and restaurants ...
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Duarte Bike Trail (Duarte Multipurpose Trail)

1.6 miles
The Duarte Bike Trail (a.k.a. Duarte Multipurpose Path) is made up of paved and parallel dirt trails. Connecting a park, a school and a hospital, it is a wonderful example of a recreation path, transportation corridor and safe route to school. ...
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Electric Avenue Median Park

0.5 miles
If you believe the setting makes the trail, you wouldn't quibble with the brevity of the Electric Avenue Meridian Park rail-trail. The path is ensconced in a beautifully maintained linear park and offers easy access to a spectacular Southern ...
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Exposition Line

12.2 miles
The Exposition corridor connects the Santa Monica coastline and Culver City in the West to Downtown LA and the University of Southern California on the East. The first phase is from Downtown to Culver City is now open, but this section is primarily ...

Fillmore Trail

1.4 miles
This short rail-trail begins at the Fillmore end of the historic Fillmore & Western Railway. The dynamic collection of railroad cars clustered around the stating - including one that houses a museum - is the highlight of the route. DIFFICULTY: Easy FOOD: There ...
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Griffith Park

53 miles
Los Angeles' Griffith Park has more than 4,107 acres of preserved natural land for recreating, including hiking, biking, and horseback riding. The park is located in the eastern Santa Monica Mountain amid a landscape of semiarid chaparral foothills ...
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Hermosa Valley Greenbelt

3.5 miles
In the hustle and bustle of the greater Los Angeles area, the Hermosa Valley Greenbelt provides a cool, peaceful escape that is just minutes from the beach. This 3.5-mile trail nestled in a greenway of lush vegetation and flowers seems almost ...
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Juanita Cooke Greenbelt

2.5 miles
The Juanita Cooke Greenbelt is a wonderful escape from the often-busy streets and highways of Orange County. This 2.5-mile trail in Fullerton connects some of the area's quiet neighborhoods with the downtown area, making it a great commuter ...
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LARIO Trail

17 miles
The LARIO Trail extends along the southern reaches of the channelized LA River, providing a trail corridor through a variety of natural and industrial landscapes and connecting riders to the ocean in Long Beach. The vision for the trail network ...
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Long Beach Greenbelt (Pacific Electric Right of Way)

1 miles
The Long Beach Greenbelt is also known as the Pacific Electric Right-of-Way, a narrow strip of dirt trail running between N. Loma Avenue at E. 11th Street and Park Avenue at E. 4th Street. The 1-mile trail cuts a diagonal path through open space ...
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Los Angeles River Trail

7 miles
This 7-mile trail is part of the Los Angeles River Greenway. The Los Angeles River is 51 miles long, starting at the Western end of the San Fernando Valley and flowing into the Pacific Ocean in Long Beach. There are plans to build trails, parks ...
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Los Angeles River Trail (Project segment)

2.7 miles
When completed, the Los Angeles River Trail will connect several disjointed trails, to complete a unified 52-mile corridor leading from the San Fernando Valley, south to the ocean. Looking to piece together the Orange Line (giving access to ...

Lower Sam Merrill Trail

2.7 miles
The Lower Sam Merrill Trail (also referred to simply as the Sam Merrill Trail) is named for a man who was inspired by John Muir and committed to preservation. Merrill was on the National Board of Directors of the Sierra Club in the 1930s and ...
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Metro Orange Line Bike Path

18.1 miles
The Metro Orange Line Bike Path is an 18-mile rail-trail paralleling Metro's Orange Line rapid busway in the northern neighborhoods of Los Angeles. It stretches from North Hollywood to Chatsworth along the former Southern Pacific Railroad Burbank ...
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Mission City Bike Trail

2.9 miles
The Mission City Bike Trail passes through the small city of San Fernando along the active metrolink tracks, roughly paralleling San Fernando Blvd. The trail connects residential neighborhoods to the commercial uses along San Fernando and parks ...
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Mt. Lowe Railroad Trail

5.8 miles
The Mount Lowe Railway was created as a scenic tourist line to bring visitors to see Mount Lowe and Echo Mountain. The railway opened in 1893 and stopped services in 1938. Interestingly, the railway was the only scenic mountain electric traction ...
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North Redondo Beach Bikeway

0.8 miles
This is a small section of the North Redondo Beach Bikeway. The bikeway goes from Anza Ave and 190th st to the MTA Redondo Beach Green Line Station on Marine Ave. Be warned that most of this bikeway is along streets without bikelanes. For this ...
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Ojai Valley Trail

9.5 miles
A favorite among rail-trail enthusiasts, the Ojai Valley Trail extends about 9.5 miles north of Ventura from Foster Park in Oak View to the southwestern outskirts of Ojai. Combining this trail with the Ventura River Trail, which extends southward ...
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Orange Blossom Trail

7.5 miles
From Redlands Conservancy website: Pieces of the future Orange Blossom Rail Trail have been constructed along the flood control channel between Nevada and Tennessee, and along the flood control channel south of Jennie David Park between New ...

Palos Verdes

0.8 miles
This is a short hike along the coast of Point Vicente. The hike starts at Point Vicente Interpretive Center, which is open daily for tours and is a great place to watch winter whale migration or view Catalina Island. Picnic tables are available ...
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Palos Verdes Loop

24 miles
Over half of the miles are along the Pacific Ocean. Great route to build both time in the saddle as well as a great cumulative verticle workout.
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Rincon Bike Trail

3.6 miles
Rincon Bike Trail offers both beautiful views of the Santa Barbara Channel and an important alternative to Highway 101 for bicyclists. The trail begins at Rincon County Beach Park, a popular surfing spot just outside of Carpinteria, and heads ...
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San Fernando Road Metrolink Bike Path

12 miles
Broken into three phases, this bike path is partially completed. The San Fernando Road Bike Path follows the Metrolink light rail tracks which are already in place. With a completed 1.75 mile section servicing the San Fernando Metrolink stop, ...

San Francisquito Trail

4.36 miles
This trail provides many communities a N-S corridor which connection neighborhoods with schools, parks, retail and additional trails. Terminating near Legacy Christian Academy, this trail serves many commuting students. With beautiful vistas ...
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San Gabriel - Santa Ana River Connector Trail

12.5 miles
This popular trail runs along the coastline and acts as a connector between the San Gabriel River Trail and the Santa Ana River Trail. There are approximately 2.5 miles of on-road and bike-lane, mostly between Seal Beach and Sunset Beach. The ...
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San Gabriel River Trail

38 miles
The San Gabriel River Trail extends from the base of the San Gabriel Mountains all the way to the Pacific Ocean. A key component to LA's transportation infrastructure, the trail will eventually connect to the Rio Hondo and Whittier Greenway ...
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Santa Ana River Trail (Orange County)

30 miles
The Santa Ana River trail is a 12-foot wide path following the cement-lined Santa Ana River. The trail runs between SR 1/E. Pacific Coast Highway at Huntington Beach and SR 71/Corona Freeway just northwest of Corona. The popular trails links ...
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Santa Clara River Trail (Chuck Pontius Commuter Rail Trail)

7.1 miles
The Santa Clara River Trail follows the Santa Clara River, Los Angeles County's last, for the most part, unchanneled river. The trail connects the City of Santa Clarita's four communities: Newhall, Saugus, Canyon Country and Valencia. It includes ...
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Santa Monica Beach and South Bay Bike Path

21 miles
Quintessential Southern California, this trail is featured in hundreds of TV shows and movies. Whether you are here on vacation, or live nearby and want to feel like you are on vacation, it is a great way to explore the many personalities of ...
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Sierra Highway Bike Path

7.1 miles
The Sierra Highway Bike Path runs between the Metrolink tracks and Sierra Highway, connecting the communities of Palmdale and Lancaster. The path helps commuters access the Metrolink stations and also provide a recreational route for residents. ...
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South Fork Trail

8.32 miles
This trail provides many of Santa Clarita's residential communities with access to the area's great trails. Easily accessible by Placertia Jr. High School near its southern end, this additionally provides additional school transit options for ...
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Southern Avenue Greenway

2.5 miles
Open space is precious in South Gate, and this greenway that runs under the power lines provides an off street walking and biking route, as well as play areas for the community. There are numerous street crossings, so caution is needed at the ...
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The Shoreline Pedestrian Bikeway

5 miles
View, views, views! Have we got views! On a scale of 5, we have 6-7 stars of views. Views across Long Beach Harbor, the cranes of the container port and Palos Verdes beyond. Views down the beach to the mouth of the San Gabriel River. Views ...
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Tracks at Brea

4 miles
Currently under construction, the Brea Rail-Trail project ultimately will run through a 3-mile corridor of newly acquired Union Pacific tracks in the city of Brea. The first phase of the construction will connect the Brea Canyon Channel bikeway ...
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Ventura Beach Trail

2.5 miles
The scenic Ventura Beach Trail, also called the Omar Rains trail, begins near the mouth of the Venture River and the Ventura River Trail. The trail goes along the promenade and past Ventura Pier, heading south and east to San Buenaventura State ...
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Ventura River Trail (Ojai Valley Trail Extension)

6 miles
The Ventura River Valley Trail follows the former Ventura and Ojai Valley Railroad right-of-way, from Main Street in Ventura north to Casitas Vista Road at Foster Park northeast of town. Here the trail continues as the Ojai Valley Trail.The ...
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Watts Towers Crescent Greenway

0.2 miles
This is a extremely short rail-trail that parallels an existing rail line in the vicinity of the Watts Towers Art center, home of the striking and unique sculptures know as the Watts Towers. DIFFICULTY: Easy FOOD: There are no restaurants ...
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West Santa Ana Branch/ Pacific Electric Corridor

20 miles
The Pacific Electric Right-of-Way (PE ROW) / West Santa Ana Branch Corridor is a railroad right-of-way that extends for approximately 20 miles between the City of Paramount in Los Angeles County and the City of Santa Ana in Orange County. The ...

Westminster Hoover Street Trail

2 miles
The trail is not actually on railroad property, but is immediately adjacent to an active Southern Pacific rail right-of-way and crosses an active U.S. Navy rail facility. Three transportation corridors run along Hoover Street between Bolsa ...
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Whittier Greenway Trail

4.7 miles
The Whittier Greenway Trail occupies part of an abandoned railroad right-of-way in its namesake town, running parallel to Whittier Boulevard and Lambert Road between Mills Avenue and Pioneer Boulevard near I-605. An active rail line travels ...
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Yorba Linda Recreational Trails

4 miles
A Class I Recreational Trail, with parallel equestrian path, mostly built along an old El Cajon irrigation canal, goes above Philips Paxton Equestrian Center , weaving through the back yards in interesting horse country, a big succulent garden, ...
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