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Monrovia Canyon Park

Open Now: 07:00 - 17:00
Open today: 07:00 - 17:00
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I LOVE this park!!! For the past 5 years, I have been purchasing a park pass. Many people choose... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2016
Lisa P
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Wow, coming from the South, this place looks like you are visiting another planet. It is a... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2016
Douglasville, Georgia
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  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“nature center”(9 reviews)
“nice hike”(4 reviews)
“easy hike”(4 reviews)
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1200 N Canyon Blvd, Monrovia, CA 91016
+1 626-932-5550
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Reviewed 21 October 2016

I LOVE this park!!! For the past 5 years, I have been purchasing a park pass. Many people choose park outside of the Park (There is a $6.00 parking fee) and walk to the entrance. There are bbq and picnic tables. You do need to...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Wow, coming from the South, this place looks like you are visiting another planet. It is a spectacular park and I would recommend it to everyone who comes to the area.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Khschwartz
Reviewed 15 September 2016

It is an easy hike with longer trails if you wish. There is a small waterfall at the end, nice place to stop and have lunch. There is also an area with tables before the trail that you can sit and eat as well. There...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank vickid576
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Great short hike. Moderate elevation gain perfect for kids. I really enjoy this. It threw me shaded glen most of the way. In the spring the waterfall in Creek or running heading to the magic of a hike. Definitely a week event as weekends it's...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank frazgo
Reviewed 24 June 2016

We were looking for an activity that would be appropriate for the children as well as the seniors and this park filled the bill. We parked by the entrance and took the Bill Cull trail that connected with the Falls trail. A very pleasant hike...More

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank CharlesS916
Reviewed 6 June 2016

This is a level 3 trail, there are several trail in the park. I would choose the one goes to the waterfall. It is an easy two hour walk with a lot of shades and fresh air. Drive all the way up and park there....More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Zhi-Shao L
Reviewed 4 May 2016

There are two hikes. One goes to the waterfall and crosses the stream. The waterfall condition depends on how much rain we get in Monrovia. The is a nature center and picnic grounds. Take bug spray with you. There is a second trail which starts...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Eugene N
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Our family, including a 3 year old, a 15 month old in an Ergo, and a dog on leash, hiked to the falls the day after Thanksgiving. This is a lovely, shaded, do-able hike. Our granddaughter, 3, made it all the way to the falls...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank CLN49
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Took my grandson who is 4 and he handled it great. Not too uphill and a lot of level spots to walk. The stream was nice to walk along. Only problem was the bear that kept hanging around Do not take Cheetos or Doritos or...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Mike G
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Been out of activity commission recuperating, but on 3 month anniversary of hip replacement it was time for a hike to the waterfall at Monrovia Canyon Park. There are hikes for all ages and abilities. You can choose to walk most of the way to...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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