Escape the concrete jungle and immerse yourself in a sanctuary where nature reigns supreme. Our guided hike through Runyon Canyon offers an experience filled with lush landscapes, majestic palm trees stretching towards the California sky, and unparalleled people-watching opportunities. More than just a park, Runyon Canyon is a vibrant community where fitness enthusiasts, nature lovers, and even celebrities converge, providing a unique glimpse into the active lifestyle that defines Los Angeles. Spanning 160 acres, this park is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts, boasting an extensive array of hiking, walking, and jogging trails that have solidified its status as one of the city's most popular fitness hotspots and a must-visit destination. Here, the urban meets the natural, creating the perfect backdrop for those looking to invigorate their fitness routine or simply enjoy a leisurely stroll amidst breathtaking scenery.



Approx. 2 Hours.

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Hey there, adventurers and urban explorers! Are you ready to discover a hidden gem in the heart of Los Angeles? Well, lace up your hiking shoes and get ready to experience the magic of Runyon Canyon – the ultimate oasis for anyone who loves the great outdoors (and a little bit of people-watching, too).

First things first, let's talk about what makes Runyon Canyon so special. This 160-acre park is like a slice of natural paradise, smack dab in the middle of one of the biggest cities in the world. It's a place where you can escape the chaos of LA life and immerse yourself in the beauty of the California landscape. And with miles of hiking trails that wind through the park like a giant game of Chutes and Ladders, there's no shortage of opportunities for adventure.

But here's the thing – Runyon Canyon isn't just a park. It's a way of life. It's where the fitness fanatics of LA come to sweat, where the celebrities come to be seen, and where the rest of us come to marvel at the sheer beauty of it all. And with our expert guides leading the way, you'll get to experience it all like a true insider.

As we make our way through the park, you'll be treated to some of the most breathtaking views in all of Los Angeles. We're talking panoramic vistas of the city skyline, the Hollywood Hills, and even the iconic Hollywood Sign. And with every step you take, you'll feel yourself getting more and more in tune with the natural world around you. It's like a meditation session, but with way better scenery.

But the real magic of Runyon Canyon? The people. This place is a melting pot of LA culture, where you'll see everyone from hardcore athletes to aspiring actors to dog walkers and everything in between. It's a place where the energy is contagious and the good vibes are always flowing. And who knows – you might even spot a celebrity or two along the way.

Of course, we know that hiking can be thirsty work. That's why we've got you covered with plenty of water to keep you hydrated throughout the journey. And all we ask in return is that you bring your sense of adventure and your love for the great outdoors. Because trust us – you're going to need it.

As we reach the summit of our hike, you'll be rewarded with a view that will take your breath away. The entire city of Los Angeles, stretched out before you like a glittering jewel. It's a moment that will stay with you long after the hike is over – a reminder of the incredible natural beauty that exists right in the heart of one of the world's most vibrant cities.

So what are you waiting for, adventurers? Book your Runyon Canyon Hike tour today and get ready to experience the magic for yourself. Trust us, your Instagram feed (and your sense of adventure) will thank you later.

Let's do this, LA style! Your epic outdoor adventure awaits.

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Tour Details


$149.00 per guest.


Runyon Canyon Park, CA


Offered Hourly and Daily, Upon Request.


This experience takes place in most weather conditions.


Runyon Canyon Park
2000 N Fuller Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90046


Please contact us for any additional information at 1-323-968-6651.


Approx. 2 Hours.


Private Hiking Tour.


Any group size can be accommodated.
2 guest minimum.


Comfortable clothing and a light jacket.
Hiking boots are suggest although sneakers are ok.
Sunscreen and a hat are highly suggested!


Please bring yourself ready for an awesome time!


No cancellations or refunds within 7 days of your tour date.

The Runyon Canyon Hiking Tour Includes:

  • Expert Local Guide: Led by an experienced guide knowledgeable in Runyon Canyon's trails, history, and ecosystem.

  • Stunning views of the Hollywood Sign, offering a unique perspective and photo opportunity.

  • Panoramic vistas of the Los Angeles skyline, showcasing the city's vast expanse.

  • The Griffith Observatory, visible in the distance, adding a touch of scientific wonder to the natural landscape.

  • Lush vegetation and local wildlife, providing a serene escape from the urban environment.

  • The Pacific Ocean, glimpsed on clear days, stretching to the horizon.

  • Celebrity homes nestled in the Hollywood Hills, offering a glimpse into the luxurious lifestyles of the rich and famous.

  • Diverse trails, ranging from easy walks to more challenging hikes, catering to all fitness levels.

  • Scenic Views: Enjoy breathtaking views of the Hollywood Sign, Los Angeles skyline, and the lush landscapes of the Santa Monica Mountains.

  • Wildlife Encounters: Opportunities to observe local wildlife in their natural habitat, including birds, squirrels, and possibly even deer.

  • Photo Opportunities: Multiple stops at picturesque locations for capturing memorable photos of the panoramic views and iconic landmarks.

  • Cultural Insights: Learn about the history of Runyon Canyon, its significance to Los Angeles, and its role in Hollywood films and celebrity culture.

  • Eco-Friendly Adventure: Emphasis on respecting and preserving the natural beauty of Runyon Canyon through responsible hiking practices.

  • Hydration and Snacks: Provision of water and healthy snacks to keep you energized and hydrated throughout the tour.

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