Under the Fig Tree

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4 Los Angeles-area Hikes To Trek For Breathtaking Views

By the end of a trip to Los Angeles, you’ll most likely be testing your smartphone’s storage capacity, thanks to the endless picture-perfect photo opportunities in the area — after all, there’s no such thing as too many beach sunset snaps. But if you’re looking to combine your social media-worthy shots with some exercise, then you’ll want to head out into nature to experience one of LA’s many spectacular coastal hikes.