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Trailer Canyon Trail to Temescal Peak w/ Clayton Stephenson

Join us for a Saturday morning of beautiful oceanside views and captivating conversation with one of USC's outdoors-loving psychology professors! 


PEAK: Trailer Canyon Trail to Temescal Peak


SCENERY: Breathtaking views of the Pacific and nearby Topanga State Park

FUN FACT: Topanga State Park is located entirely within LA city limits and is considered the world's largest wildland within a city!


PROFESSOR: Clayton Stephenson

DEPARTMENT: Psychology

Clayton Stephenson is a psychology professor at USC Dornsife. Some of Dr. Stephenson's research in the field involves learning methods and memorization. He also researches sex comparisons and how gender generalizations lead to inaccurate stereotypes. As a Colorado native, Dr. Stephenson grew up with an appreciation for the mountains and looks forward to sharing it with Trojan students!

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TRIP LEAD: Ben Watkins


Contact Ben:

Read Ben's bio here

Read Ben's spotlight here

ADDRESS: Trailer Canyon Trailhead
Palisades Ct, Pacific Palisades, CA 90272


Earlier Event: September 15
Mt. Baldy w/ Anthony Kammas
Later Event: September 16
Eagle Rock w/ Kelly Sanders