Trail Canyon Falls Hike

19600 North Trail Canyon Road Tujunga, CA 91042 The trail crosses the stream a few times before climbing the wall of Big Tujunga Canyon. Glimpses of the falls can be seen ahead. The trail makes its way around the canyon and opens up on a large granite...

Los Liones Hike

Enter the trailhead at the end of Los Liones Drive at the end of the cul-de-sac. Los Liones Trail weaves through a lush canyon just a mile from the Pacific Ocean. Slivers of big blue sea can be seen from much of the ivy and chaparral-lined...

Brand Park Canyon Hike

Brand Park 1601 W. Mountain Street Glendale, CA Located in the Verdugo Mountains in the City of Glendale, Brand Park provides picnic areas, and hiking, as well as a window into local history. Leslie C. Brand, often referred to as the "father of Glendale," purchased 1,000 acres in...

Canyon Lake Drive Hikes

If you go west on Canyon Lake Drive until it ends, there's a dirt path that begins where the street ends - it's a pleasant stroll to Mulholland Drive. You can also walk in either direction of Lake Hollywood Park and there are great...

Los Angeles Times Building Tour

The historic Los Angeles Times Building, located at 1st and Spring streets in downtown Los Angeles, opened in 1935 and at the time was the largest building in the western U.S. designed and occupied entirely as a daily newspaper publishing operation. Gordon B. Kaufmann designed the...

Angel's Flight Railway

For just 50 cents (or 25 cents for holders of valid Metro Passes) you can board one of the two orange and black incline railway cars and ride "The Shortest Railway in the World." This funicular dates back to 1901, when Bunker Hill was one...

Sequoia National Park

Measuring 1,200 feet, Tokopah Falls is the tallest waterfall in Sequoia National Park. Tokopah Falls features a long series of steep picturesque cascades. The 3.4-mile round-trip hike is fairly gradual, gaining 600 feet up a trail that should be enjoyable for hikers...

My Mom's Rum Balls

A. Cake 8 eggs, separated 8 tbs sugar 7 tbsp flour 2 tbsp cocoa Beat whites until stiff. Beat yolks with sugar and add flour and cocoa at end until just mixed. Fold by hand. Bake in lined jelly roll pan at 350 for 12-15 minutes until...