Long Beach Lobster Festival is now held in a new location, and is renamed:
The Original Lobster Festival
This event has been running over 25 years now. This Original Lobster Festival has become a tradition to over thousands of festival goers annually.
The event combines local popular artists, Swing, Salsa, R&B/Motown, Decades 70s/80s Dance Bands. Plus tons of Fresh Live Maine Lobsters steamed in the World’s Largest Cooker prepared and served by a Master Chef for that mouth watering taste, giant food court, children’s area, dance floor, two stages and beach bars to create the largest Lobster Festival outside of Maine.
This one is a huge deal in the Los Angeles area. 4×4 extremes – in every direction. Tons of offroad industry vendors, displays, demos, and custom rigs and hot chicks in skimpy shirts for your viewing pleasure. Drool over every suspension, roll cage and locker. Lucas Oils is the big sponsor and this event is held annually, Family Events off road expo, summertime, air conditioning, in gorgeous Pomona.
Los Angeles Hikes, Angeles National Forest, Angeles Crest, Baldy, Wrightwood, Palmdale, Tujunga, Frazier, and Malibu Coast
You relocated to California for college or your career – and to enjoy the outdoors more, but you ended up in the Los Angeles Basin instead, breathing smog daily. You will need to escape – soon, for sanity sake.
Total Escape – this is your new favorite web site on California outdoors. Bookmark it dude. And be proud to love nature!
And when you finally get bored with hiking only in Southern California, there’s a whole lot more California to explore – up state!
NORCAL – Well beyond San Francisco and Yosemite, there are meadows to be found. Seclusion and tranquility in nature, without the crowds. Too many dirt roads to drive and dozens of rivers to see. Waterfalls abound, with wildflowers and amazing scenery all around. Small towns to discover!
Fly fishing rivers, kayaking lakes, wineries, organic farms, geysers, volcanoes, caves, old bridges and so much more to find in NorCal.
DanaMite loves to cover the real nooks and crannies of California, just for you – right here on Total Escape.
Angeles Crest Mountains
Los Angeles Forests Hiking Maps
If you’re feeling trapped in the smoggy LA Basin & need a quick escape to nature this is your place to find a good nature trail, a hiking trailhead, a picnic spot or camp site. Whether or not you are looking for a mountain bike trail after work, or a weekend of camping under the stars surrounded by natural settings, we can get you to your preferred destination with all the local maps of this region.
Angeles forest map: Angeles Forest Highway & Angeles Crest Highway 2 both lead into the Angeles National Forest. Off roading routes, hiking & backpacking, equestrian trails, dirt back roads, mountain peaks, campgrounds or picnic grounds.