Rivas Canyon Trail is a 2.34 mile one way hike with 487 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 20 miles west-northwest of Los Angeles California. January and February are the best months to enjoy this hike.
This trail lies between Temescal Gateway Park to the west and Will Rogers State Historic Park to the east, and therefore can be assessed from both parks. The trail winds around the base of the canyon and passes through a streambed. The dense vegetation provides hikers with good shade.
The trail can be accessed from the main entrance at Will Rogers State Historic Park. From PCH, head east on Temescal Canyon Rd.Take the second right onto Sunset Blvd. Turn left onto Will Rogers State Park Rd. Staging areas will be on the left.
Check out the Official Route and Triplogs.
This hike is listed as One-Way.
When hiking several trails on a single "hike", log it with a generic name that describes the hike. Then link the trails traveled, check out the example.
WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.