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5 romantic hikes for Valentine's Day

Sunset Cliffs
Sunset Cliffs
Josh McNair

These trails are ideal for couples and would make great places for a Valentine's day walk or picnic. Each offers breathtaking views and is perfect for pictures. They are also low difficulty so you can focus on each other without getting out of breath or sweaty.

Sunset Cliffs
Sunset Cliffs Josh McNair

Sunset Cliffs

Sunset Cliffs is beautiful beach in Ocean Beach, San Diego. The cliffs create natural, secluded spots to sit and watch the sunset or have a picnic.

Cabrillo National Monument
Cabrillo National Monument Daniel Peckham

Cabrillo National Monument

Cabrillo National Monument is a National Park in Point Loma, San Diego. The cliffs and rocky shore are perfect picture backgrounds.

La Jolla Cove
La Jolla Cove Boback Ha'Eri

La Jolla Cove

La Jolla Cove is one of the most photographed beaches in San Diego. This stunning coastline is a romantic spot to catch the sunset.

Torrey Pines
Torrey Pines Juli Michele

Torrey Pines

Torrey Pines has several impressive hiking trails along the coast. The Guy Fleming Trail is the least strenuous but just as beautiful. There are a few scenic overlooks with benches to stop and look at the water.

Old Mission Dam
Old Mission Dam Bill White

Old Mission Dam

Mission Trails Regional Park has numerous hiking trails, the most romantic spot is at the Old Mission Dam. This is a common spot for engagement photos. There is a picnic area around the water, or you can sit right on the dam.