Holy Jim Falls
Southern California may not be the first place people think about when they think about waterfalls, but locals in the know have been seeking out these local cascades for decades.
The search resumed at daybreak Thursday for one of two missing hikers who has been lost in the Orange County mountains since Sunday.
Hikers in the know understand that Orange County’s biggest claim-to-fame isn’t Disneyland, it’s the county’s regional parks and wilderness reserves that make this the perfect place for outdoor lovers. From the national forest to the county’s compelling coastline, there’s no excuse to skip the trails this summer. With more than six mountain ranges, hundreds of parks, preserves and hiking trails, you won’t have to travel far to enjoy some of Orange County’s biggest perks. Head for the hills with this a snapshot of the county’s best hiking trails.