I grew up in Torrance and my family still lives there.Bob, agreed: 101, 1 is the best! I did it just a couple years ago - the whole way..mmm...maybe I will. I'm heading to San Pedro (hometown 35 years ago), Torrance, etc. my sis lives in Norco, so ill be there a bit also. That's not far from you!
+1Columbia River Gorge. The waterfalls and scenic are spectacular.