Great Local Hikes for Beginners

Build cardio for bigger hikes on these trails for beginners!

So you want to climb big mountains. The best way to prepare for mountains like Cucamonga, Baldy, and San Gorgonio is to consistently train on smaller trails. Here are some great local trails to get you outdoors and building cardio. The Claremont Wilderness Park Loop and Potato Mountain are particularly well suited for mid-week fitness hikes when you have limited time.