03/07/2011 02:52 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

The Best Hiking Trails In Los Angeles

Courtesy of Your Daily Thread

Text by Sara Roderick

Trail Mix Optional

When the treadmill and elliptical just aren't doing it for you, grab a friend - or Fido - and head to any one of these five hiking trails for some of the best hiking Los Angeles has to offer.