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The Summer Safety Guide For Kids & Families

This summer, families will come to visit Los Angeles’ public pools, parks, venues and gardens. When little tots are in unfamiliar surroundings, the dangers can be unseen and unexpected. Here are a few great tips to keep the family safe in LA.

19 hours ago

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Best Backpacking Trips Through South America

Pack that backpack and go on an amazing adventure through South America. Several backpacking treks are availble that will take you up and into the mountains, through the foothills and into historical sites, including a lost city.

05/21/2015

Graffiti-Scarred Joshua Tree Landmark Is Restored

Conservators have restored a popular hiking spot in Joshua Tree National Park that became riddled with graffiti.

04/25/2015

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$50 Zip-Line Proposed For Top Of Famous Runyon Canyon

Runyon Canyon, nestled in the Hollywood Hills, already offers popular hiking trails, stunning views and an off-leash dog park. Now two local businessmen are proposing to add another unique aspect to this much-loved landmark — a zipline.

04/13/2015

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Best Family Hikes In OC

Hiking is a fun, inexpensive way to spend quality time with the family, get some exercise and learn more about nature.

03/27/2015

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Best Activities You Wouldn’t Think to Do in OC

Think you know everything about OC? Check out these hidden gems!

02/02/2015

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Best Apps For Los Angeles

A collection of the must have apps to navigate life in Los Angeles.

01/20/2015

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Best Family-Fun Activities At Griffith Park

Griffith Park is Los Angeles’ grand recreational center with more than 4,000 acres of family attractions.

CBS Los Angeles–01/16/2015

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Trail Entrance Leading To Hollywood Sign To Reopen Monday Amid Neighbor Concerns

City Recreation and Parks officials announced Saturday that an entrance to a trail within Griffith Park will reopen to pedestrians next week.

CBS Los Angeles–01/03/2015

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Popular Runyon Canyon Hiking Spot To Use Valet Parking App

LA’s Runyon Canyon hiking spot is a favorite among Angelenos, but more tiring than hiking the trails themselves is the attempt to find parking.

11/21/2014

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Calif. State Parks Hope To Lure Hikers With Google Trail Mapping Effort

Hikers on some of Southern California’s most popular trails could soon see those ubiquitous Google Street View cameras.

10/13/2014

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Guide To Yellowstone National Park

Refer to this visitor’s guide to Yellowstone National Park – the world’s first national park featuring more geysers than any other location in the world.

07/31/2014

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CSUN Student Dies While On Frat-Sponsored Hiking Trip In Angeles National Forest

A Cal State Northridge student died while on a fraternity-sponsored hiking trip in the Angeles National Forest.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/02/2014

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Part Of Eaton Canyon Closed To Climbers, Hikers This Summer

Since 2011, there have been five deaths. In 2012 alone there were over 60 rescues.

06/25/2014

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Search Enters 6th Day For Missing Firefighter Near Fillmore

A search expanded Friday for an off-duty Arcadia firefighter and paramedic who went missing in the Ventura County mountains a week ago.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/20/2014

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