Don’t leave wallets in cars, LAPD warns hikers after Fryman Canyon thefts

By Wes Woods|

Griffith heirs join fight to reopen popular hiking trail to Hollywood sign

The heirs of Griffith J. Griffith, the silver-mining magnate who donated the plot of open space that became Griffith Park, joined other groups Monday in a fight to reopen a popular Beachwood Drive trail entrance that leads up to the Hollywood sign.

By Elizabeth Chou|


  • Hiking

    Here’s why LA is closing off this hiking trail to the Hollywood sign

    Hikers will be turned away from the Beachwood Drive entrance of a trail that leads to a prime viewing spot for the Hollywood sign, as the result of a court ruling this week, city officials said Tuesday. The closure of the Hollyridge Trail entrance in the Beachwood Canyon neighborhood was prompted by a Los Angeles Superior Court ruling made Monday on a lawsuit filed by Sunset Ranch, a horse stable located along the trail, according to Rose Watson, a spokeswoman for the Department of...

    Elizabeth Chou

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