Outdoor news and opportunities in and around Southern California, including hiking in L.A., camping, and more.
You may think that “verdant” landscaping implies green grass and evergreen shrubs, but succulents have an uncommon beauty and can actually survive a drought like this. Here are ways to learn more about succulents and explore the world of desert gardens.
Why go to the same hiking trails and botanic gardens when there are so many other treasures to explore? Here are five gardens and parks where you’ll find some rather unexpected examples of sculptural art. And even better? They’re all FREE to visit.
Natural lakes are a rarity in Southern California but maybe it doesn’t matter if a lake in LA is “real” or not. Whether it’s fishing, boating, birding, or picnicking, here are six great bodies of water we call “lakes” of greater LA.