The Best Hikes in California

Alex Sam at Twin Peaks
Big Pine, CaliforniaBig PineCaliforniaA perfect camp spot in the Eastern Sierras. Second Lake is one of the seven lakes located along Big Pine Creek. It is 5 miles in from the trailhead...Pinnacles National Monument, San Benito County, CaliforniaPinnacles National MonumentSan Benito County, CaliforniaReturned to Pinnacles National Monument to re-explore the park. Upon crossing the Bear Gulch Caves, we stumbled upon this beautiful sight. Gotta...McWay Falls, Monterey County, CaliforniaMcWay FallsMonterey County, CaliforniaMy take on the beautiful #McWay Falls! Beautiful 80 foot #California #waterfall in Big Sur that drops directly into the #ocean! The #beach is...Torrey Pines State Beach, San Diego County, CaliforniaTorrey Pines State BeachSan Diego County, CaliforniaAmazing hike filled with flowers and epic views of pacific. Kid friendly! #BestOf5Death Valley National Park, Inyo County, CaliforniaDeath Valley National ParkInyo County, CaliforniaHiked out in the Mesquite Sanddunes in the middle of the night to go stargazing! It was a beautiful experience.Twin Peaks, San Francisco, CaliforniaTwin PeaksSan Francisco, CaliforniaThis is a nice vista point to view San Francisco city both at sunrise and sunset and of course the city light , enjoy!Anacapa Island, Ventura County, CaliforniaAnacapa IslandVentura County, CaliforniaThis view from Inspiration Point was selected as the best view in California in Backpacker's Magazine. You can take a boat to the island and spend...McArthur-Burney Falls Memorial State Park, Shasta County, CaliforniaMcArthur-Burney Falls Memorial State ParkShasta County, CaliforniaAn artist at work capturing the beauty of Burney Falls. This is one of my favorite stops in Northern California. This park has everything you need...Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, Tulare County, CaliforniaSequoia and Kings Canyon National ParksTulare County, California#TroveOn Sequoia/King's Canyon are my absolute favourite national parks so far. Their beauty is incredible, I had to keep pulling over (when I...Mt. Whitney Summit, Inyo County, CaliforniaMt. Whitney SummitInyo County, CaliforniaSummit of Mt. Whitney, the highest mountain in the contiguous 48 United States at 14,505ft (4421m). The #hike on the Whitney trail is a little over...Upper Yosemite Falls Trail, Yosemite Valley, CaliforniaUpper Yosemite Falls TrailYosemite Valley, CaliforniaYosemite Fall, highest #waterfall in North America. This view can be seen from the #hike to Upper Yosemite Falls. The best time to go is late...Berry Creek Falls, Santa Cruz County, CaliforniaBerry Creek FallsSanta Cruz County, CaliforniaAnother shot of Berry Creek Falls in Big Basin that I visited about a year ago. The trail offers you a little ledge from which to observe the...Berry Creek Falls, Santa Cruz County, CaliforniaBerry Creek FallsSanta Cruz County, CaliforniaI've seen a lot of waterfalls here on Trover, so I know it's not the biggest, but it's the first waterfall I've been to, and it was amazing...Hollywood Sign Hike, Los Angeles, CaliforniaHollywood Sign HikeLos Angeles, CaliforniaLoveThe 16th Avenue Tiled Steps Project, San Francisco, CaliforniaThe 16th Avenue Tiled Steps ProjectSan Francisco, CaliforniaThis San Francisco gem is tucked away right off of 19th Avenue. Inspirational city art that just makes me love this city even more. Supposedly...Lake Tahoe, Placer County, CaliforniaLake TahoePlacer County, CaliforniaBack to visit Lake Tahoe for a second time, it s the best place I like to come back if I got a chance to watch sunrisePinnacles National Monument, San Benito County, CaliforniaPinnacles National MonumentSan Benito County, CaliforniaHiking in the talus #caves here at Pinnacles. Flashlights are required as it can get very dark. I heavily recommend it as it's a sight to be seen,...Yosemite National Park, Mariposa County, CaliforniaYosemite National ParkMariposa County, CaliforniaA view of Yosemite Valley from the top of Upper Yosemite Falls. Yosemite #NationalPark #hikingPotato Chip Rock, San Diego County, CaliforniaPotato Chip RockSan Diego County, CaliforniaOnce I got in line and got out to the edge, this guy showed up. The last place I expected to see a bright yellow helicopter was on a hike....Top Of Half Dome. Yosemite, Ca, Mariposa County, CaliforniaTop Of Half Dome. Yosemite, CaMariposa County, CaliforniaOn the edge of the world, or so it feels sitting on the edge of a rock 4,700 ft above the valley floor...definitely worth the 18 mile round trip hike.
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