Step Into the Outdoors

This website site is devoted to sharing adventures in the outdoors, providing lists of local hikes in the Los Angeles area and list of hikes you need to add to your bucket list.

The main purpose of this site is to encourage and inspire others to step into the outdoors.

Stepping into the outdoors is a great way to enjoy some fresh air and the perfect place to clear your mind. Study after study shows there are many mental health benefits to spending time hiking in nature.

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This website has a beautiful selection of photos gathered from numerous hikes. These images can help you get an idea of the breathtaking views.


Walking and nature were a part of daily life. With increasing industrialization during the 19th century, however, a walk in the woods would become a luxury for many people, and it wasn’t until the end of that century that hiking was recognized as a recreational activity.


The media center has a selection of hiking videos from YouTube, Vimeo, and streaming from our own website.