Explore the beautiful city of Burbank – on foot!
While we’re in the age of exploring cities by bus, car, and helicopter, often the best and most exciting adventure you can enjoy is on foot! With the constant sunshine in Southern California, it’s possible to take these trails at any time during the year!
Who wants to spend hundreds of dollars a year on a gym membership when you live in California? Lace up your boots and you’re well on your way!
Here are a few of the top-rated hikes located around Burbank:
- Griffith Park – Hollywood Sign Hike: This moderate hike is perfect for if you’re visiting or are new in town! It offers amazing views of the Hollywood sign, totaling a little over 4 miles. The slight incline will worth it once you reach the top: a great 360-degree view behind the famous sign.
- Wildwood Canyon to Verdugo Peak: This Los Angeles hike is easily accessible from Burbank and is rated moderate-difficult. It does have tough, steep trails (great for workouts) and is around 5.8 miles long, so allow at least 3 hours to enjoy the scenery and take breaks. Don’t forget your pup – this trail is dog-friendly!
- Chandler Bikeway: If you’re looking to switch it up and hop on your bike, this trail is a jewel tucked nicely into a Burbank neighborhood. The bikeway begins as a well-maintained corridor that runs into the median between lanes on Chandler Boulevard. A little under 3 miles, this trail is great for starters and offers great scenery throughout the Burbank areas.
Want to get involved with a walking group in Burbank, CA? Check out these hikes led by Stough Canyon Nature Center, with hikes that are perfect for fitness-lovers, children, seniors, and wildlife enthusiasts.
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