This is the perfect area to explore if you want to escape bustling city life. The climate in southern California stays fairly consistent year-round with temperatures peaking in the summer and rainfall rising in the winter. Westlake Village experiences temperatures typically 10 degrees cooler than the rest of Los Angeles. It's best to check the weather before you head out for a walk.
The neighborhood spans about 5.5 square miles, so you have plenty of space ready for you and your pup to get lost in exploring. Westlake Village is about 40 miles from downtown Los Angeles and you can get there by taking either the Ventura Freeway, the scenic Pacific Coast Highway, or the Ronald Reagan Freeway.
Perhaps the best part of Westlake Village is the open access to a variety of hiking trails and nature spots. Triunfo Creek Park offers 600 acres of land to explore. You'll encounter wild vegetation, large meadows, and scenic hilltop views while exploring the park. You can also find an entrance to Lake Eleanor Sentinel, another large, open land offering hiking trails around a lake.