Hiking Trails near Chevy Chase Canyon

We are so lucky in the canyon to live close to so many hiking trails with amazing views! Here are a few hikes that are within ten minutes’ drive from our neighborhood. Happy Hiking! Are we missing your favorite? Let us know!

Flint Wash Trail

Length: 2.13 mi
Elevation Gain: 292 feet
Rating: easy
Directions to Trailhead

Trail meanders through beautiful residential area in La Canada. Shady and easy, a perfect starter hike!

Flint Peak

Length: 1.3 mi
Elevation gain: 305 ft
Rating: moderate
Directions to Trailhead

Perfect if you’re in the mood for a quick hike – with panoramic views of Pasadena, DTLA, Griffith Observatory and more. Some steep portions so wear good shoes!

Scholl Canyon

Length: 2.0 mi
Elevation gain: 400 ft
Rating: moderate
Directions to Trailhead

A great short cardio burst with a rolling up-and-down trail. Stunning views of DTLA, Eagle Rock, and Glendale. No shade, so bring your water, hat, and sunscreen!

Catalina Verdugo Trail

Length: 2.8 mi
Elevation gain: 547 ft
Rating: moderate
Directions to Trailhead

Narrow trail, but not too crowded. Trail takes you on a loop around the Glendale Sports Complex.

Cherry Canyon

Length: 3 mi
Elevation gain: 750 ft
Rating: moderate
Directions to Trailhead

Cherry Canyon Park has a variety of trails and fire roads. Whether you’re looking for a short stroll or a more challenging hike, you can visit the park many times without hiking the same route twice!