The emphasis at Wild Wings is to bring the birds to you, though the owners also lead periodic walks to avian-rich locales in Los Angeles County. The Sherman Oaks operation stocks backyard feeders and birdhouses that encompass a wide range of species, from woodpeckers to bluebirds to owls. The seed mixes are blended specifically with […]
Blue Collar Working Dog carries all manner of camping and hiking paraphernalia for canines–spot items that ensure pet safety and comfort in the wild
Neighborhood: Echo Park
Your flip-flops have gone missing, the bikini needs replacing, you’re eyeing a new skateboard. Maui and Sons has it all
If backbreaking treks and remote excursions aren’t your thing, opt for comfort and convenient isolation at Musch Trail Camp
The woodsy ascent presents waterfall views; once you reach the camp you’re treated to a placid streamside location, fire pits, and picnic tables.
The four courts at Venice Beach attract athletes of all skill levels and not, as urban legend would have it, only the city’s premier ballers
Head to Griffith Park about an hour before sunset, and take the unmarked trail that starts right off Vermont Canyon Road (it’s about 100 yards south of the Greek Theatre).
Neighborhood: Griffith Park
The more than five-mile (round-trip) Sam Merrill Trail in Las Flores Canyon north of Altadena is steep yet stable, challenging novice hikers while not boring the more advanced