Southern California Nature December 02, 2017
The Canyon Park In Southern California With Mind-Blowing Scenery
It’s no secret Southern California is home to some pretty epic hiking trails. If you love adventuring outside and exploring new destinations, you’ll want to take a look at this majestic canyon trail that offers mind-blowing scenery.
Red Rock Canyon Park, tucked inside the Santa Monica Mountains, is home to a picturesque hiking trail that will bring out the explorer in you.
To experience Red Rock Canyon Park for yourself, head to 23601 W. Red Rock Road in Old Topanga.
Once inside the park, you'll want to take the Red Rock Canyon Trail. This fairly moderate hike is approximately 3.5 miles long and is suitable for many fitness levels.
The scenery at Red Rock Canyon Park is quite diverse. As you're hiking through this stunning canyon you'd never guess you were less than an hour away from Los Angeles as it feels like you're in the middle of nowhere.
The towering sandstone formations you'll see along the hike are thousands of years old. Take a moment to soak up this beauty every step of the way.
If you're up for an adventure, you'll find plenty of places to explore the many rock formations. Make sure to have sturdy and comfortable footwear for this hike — you'll need it!
The rock formations you'll see throughout the park are definitely photo-worthy so make sure to have your camera ready at all times.
And just when you think this destination couldn't possibly get any better, you encounter this perfect picnic table nestled in the woods. This looks like the perfect spot to take a short rest before heading back out on the trail.
As you reach the top of Red Rock Canyon Trail, take a step back and look at your surroundings. Pretty breathtaking, huh?
If you’d like to experience this hike for yourself, just head to Red Rock Canyon Park at 23601 W. Red Rock Road in Old Topanga.
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