The Wicked Awesome Hike In Southern California That Everyone Must Experience At Least Once

Hiking season is in full swing here in Southern California, so it’s time to dust off your outdoor bucket list and tackle some of SoCal’s most incredible trails.

If you’re looking for a hike that offers stunning views, lakefront scenery, and an incredible photo-worthy rock that makes for an epic Facebook or Instagram post (and will make everyone a little bit jealous), then I know just the trail you’ll want to take.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

How’s that for a perfect SoCal trail? If you’re on the hunt for more hikes in Southern California, here are 11 beautiful trails that offer a little something for everyone. There all so wonderful in their own way that it’s almost impossible to pick a favorite on the list.