San Gabriel River & Skyline Trails – Los Angeles County
San Gabriel River and Skyline Trails – Los Angeles County
Location: Lakewood, CA
Features: Hiking trails, bird watching, fishing, incredible scenery
The San Gabriel River Trail is a multi-use trail that stretches north-south, from the Azusa to Seal Beach. The trail goes through an urban environment, running through parks and natural resources. From a distance, the San Gabriel Mountains can be seen. The trailhead can be accessed from the San Gabriel River Parkway in Pico Rivera.
Top 3 Adventure Hacks
1) Wear appropriate footwear
Whether it may be a short hike or a long trek, it is best that you wear appropriate footwear. Trail shoes are best for short hikes while hiking boots are best for technical terrain.
2) Keep gear organized
Often enough, it is hard getting everything inside your backpack. Organize your gear with a dry sack.
3) Stay fueled
Bring food with you that will give you energy – energy bar, trail mix, beef jerky, and high sugar snacks.