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Wisdom Tree

20 locals recommend ·
Why locals recommend it
This Hollywood hike is short but a great kick in the butt. At the top you see the Wisdom Tree, a single tree by itself. You get a great city view and can leave a note of wisdom. I like this one because it's close but not densely populated. Like you’d expect to see Russell Brand meditating under a tree, that type of situation. For some hikes in LA it can be a pain in the ass to find parking, but not this one!
Nichelle
Nichelle
October 18, 2016

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Carleen
Carleen
November 14, 2019
Amazing views at the very top! Moderate to Difficult hike due to narrowed pathways and about one mile hike all uphill- trust me it is definitely worth the effort. There is a super large American Flag at the top, with mountain ranges as your backdrop, and of course a 360 degree beautiful view of the…
Meiyee
Meiyee
March 28, 2019
a very difficult, but fun hike to get to a tree to write notes at
Lilian
Lilian
December 3, 2018
Leave your worries and ask for wisdom at this great hiking spot.
Ana
Ana
November 26, 2018
You will never forget wisdom tree! Many people hike up and leave lovely little notes, memoirs, quotes and sayings for all the hikers! its not a easy hike. But its Insta-worthy you can't leave Los Angeles without a picture of the American Flag with the LA sky scrapers.
Ghassan
Ghassan
June 7, 2018
This is the best hike in Los Angeles you can visit the Hollywood Sign from this trail via shorter route but a bit with a little slope... its very!!! breath taking.

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“If you're in good shape or just daring enough to trek this hike you can get very close to the Hollywood sign. My favorite hike in LA. ”
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Location
Los Angeles, CA 90068
Phone+1 323-644-2050