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Will Rogers State Historic Park

1501 Will Rogers State Park Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90272-3941
+1 310-454-8212
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State historic park in the Santa Monica mountains includes hiking and equestrian trails, picnic grounds, guided tours of the Will Rogers historic ranch house and weekend polo matches.
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  • Very good41%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ranch house” (16 reviews)
“polo field” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1501 Will Rogers State Park Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90272-3941
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+1 310-454-8212
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"ranch house"
in 16 reviews
"inspiration point"
in 20 reviews
"polo field"
in 12 reviews
"pacific palisades"
in 9 reviews
"polo matches"
in 8 reviews
"hiking trails"
in 10 reviews
"santa monica"
in 10 reviews
"sunset blvd"
in 4 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 3 reviews
"informative tour"
in 2 reviews
"gift shop"
in 3 reviews
"la area"
in 3 reviews
"ranger"
in 9 reviews
"horseback"
in 7 reviews
"picnic"
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"horses"
in 12 reviews
"hike"
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Reviewed 9 September 2015

a beautiful park with access to hiking trails stretching all the way to the opposite end of Malibu (the backbone trail), places to rest and relax, play outdoor sports, watch polo matches.

1  Thank Rob H
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Reviewed 5 September 2015

My girlfriends are always looking for fun places to hike ... this is one of our favorites! We love that it is not over difficult but gives us exercise. The view at the top on a clear day is amazing! Also ... check the schedule...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

We came here on our bike tour and this is a great tribute to a Hollywood icon. Beautiful fountain and a great photo opp!!!!

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Reviewed 22 July 2015

We went hiking up a 2.0 mile trail up to Inspiration point. The grounds are nice with a huge soccer/Polo field along with stables with horses/guides for hire. The trail (one of many) winds past historic structures and greenery. At trails end is a spectacular...More

1  Thank JohnNV51
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Reviewed 19 July 2015

I can't believe I was born in Los Angeles and have never come to this State Park. It is BEAUTIFUL!!! We took the family horseback riding and saw the most beautiful views I have ever seen in LA. We saw tons of people hiking, walking...More

Thank Mercedes V
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Reviewed 11 July 2015

Very serene park, spread out in a large area. Will Rogers`s house is very-well maintained and beautifully preserved.

1  Thank travelguru-su
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Reviewed 4 June 2015

I again was fooled by the website for the Will Rogers State Park. It does state that tours are provided on the hour, but it doesn't say that the house is closed to visitors who choose not to tour with a docent. With LA traffic...More

Thank VEC24
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Reviewed 2 May 2015

Will Rogers State Historic Park is situated off Sunset Blvd. in West Los Angeles. Its keystone is the rambling former home of the cowboy-humorist, which has docent-led tours. The sprawling grounds (which include a Polo Field and the remains of some golf practice holes) are...More

Thank Cos39
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Reviewed 29 March 2015

Really beautiful place with lots of history. Nobody was complaining because the hike wasn't that long and the views rocked. Bring a picnic. No food here and you don't want to rush out of there. Parking is not free unless you park down the block...More

Thank arbella8
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Reviewed 9 February 2015

This is a must if you are in the Malibu vicinity and an excellent add on if visiting the Getty Villa. Be prepared to pay $12 for parking ($11 Senior). But the docent led tour is free. And the house contains some magnificent cowboy artwork...More

2  Thank Christie C
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Bob B
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Response from Summervacationeer | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we received this as a gift from our daughters who purchased a one-hour ride via Groupon.
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Abby A
22 April 2017|
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Hello! From what we could see, it looked like people were arriving early in the day to stake out their spots. This would lead me to believe that it's "first come, first serve" but I'm not sure...
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