Running Trails in California


Running in California is one of the best ways to explore more of this region. To help you discover the most beautiful places to run, we’ve reviewed our full collection of routes in California—and are proud to present the top 17 best running trails. Click on any of the routes for more details and browse real tips and photos uploaded by other runners.

The 17 best runs in California

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If you are interested in routes for other sport types around California, check out our guides on Hiking in California, Road Cycling Routes in California, Cycling in California, or MTB Trails in California.