Fun Hikes in and around Ventura

In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks. ~John Muir

Ventura's mild climate and diverse topography means fun hikes year round for anyone, regardless of your experience, skill or age. Here's some of our favorites...

Arroyo Verde Park trails
Arroyo Verde Park Trail

There are miles of trails surrounding Arroyo Verde Park on 3 sides that offer hikers vistas of the ocean, Channel Islands, Two Trees and depending on how high you go, you could catch glimpses of Point Mugu and the Topa Topa Bluffs... Read more



Santa Cruz Island Adventure

For a real change of scenery, head out to Santa Cruz Island for a day of hiking, nature watching and soaking up the seascape... Read more about our Island Adventure...


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Alan Alda Was Here Not rated yet
My wife, Cheri and I hiked this trail and had a great day there. We ended up at the site where MASH was filmed, and also hiked back to the lake. It was …

Hike to Prisoner's Harbor
on Santa Cruz Island
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Since we had never been to the islands before, we opted for a day trip to Santa Cruz Island and a guided hike to Prisoner's Harbor. This hike is relatively …

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