Temescal / Will Rogers loop

Date Trail Head Start Time Distance
Oct 29 7:00 14

Course Details


At start and 14 miles (Will Rogers Park)


At Start and 14 miles (Will Rogers Park)

Course Type:


Scheduled Runs Subject to Change

On rare occasions, road closures, fires, torrential rain or other natural disasters force us to change the run location. Please check the club web site on Saturday night for the most up-to-date schedule information.

New Runners

Please get to the trail head at least 15 minutes earlier if you are new to the club and/or have not run the trail before.

Course Description

This is a loop course that starts and ends at Temescal Park (the intersection of Temescal Road and Sunset Blvd.) After walking the service road through Temescal Park, the run starts in a clockwise direction and traverses the Temescal Park Waterfall. From the Waterfall, the run continues up the Temescal West Ridge to the Temescal Ridge Fire Road and then to Will Rogers State Park via the spectacular Will Rogers Backbone Trail with great views. The final couple miles continue up scenic Rivas Canyon and then back down to Temescal Park.

This is considered a hard loop! Bring enough water and extra calories to consume.

Free parking is available along the fence of the Palisades Charter High School, that is where most of us will be parked. https://goo.gl/maps/m0Nlw
We meet at the traffic light of Temescal Canyon road with Sunset Blvd right in front of the Temescal Park entrance.

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