Story courtesy of City's Best
By Katie Bain
Forget the StairMaster. Hell, forget the gym. There's no need for fake indoor-climbing when Los Angeles is packed with so many public staircases on which to re-enact your "Rocky"-style visions of athletic victory. Spread from Westside to East, these four sets of steps are outdoor endurance tests that will have your backside burning after a few up/downs. Bring water, and make sure your shoelaces are tied tight.