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Will Rogers State Historic Park

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Address: 1501 Will Rogers State Park Road, Los Angeles, CA 90272
Phone Number: 310-454-8212
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes

State historic park in the Santa Monica mountains includes hiking and...

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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Hidden Special Park in Pac. Pal. ...

Will Rogers Park is a true hidden gem & it's kinda hard to locate so use the GPS. Once there you have lots to do. 1) Tour the old Will Rogers' house & see memorabilia. 2) Watch a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
David B L
Los Angeles, California

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Will Rogers Park is a true hidden gem & it's kinda hard to locate so use the GPS. Once there you have lots to do. 1) Tour the old Will Rogers' house & see memorabilia. 2) Watch a Polo game on a Sunday in season, or 3) Hike any of the nice trails leading out. Fun, you'll enjoy. ...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Really lovely hike with great views. It was a bit hot and dusty, even in November, but had a good hour, very easy-going walk. Well worth the trip out here. The house also looked nice but was closed on a Monday.

Thank Ken A
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I love this park. Catchy to get too so keep your eyes peeled for the turn off. A spectacular view and don't forget to enjoy the POLO games here as well. Be safe and take a whistle or something for protection (snakes) can be found here on the higher ground. Water and food always good to take along. This is... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Ranch house is nicely preserved and the guided tour was fantastic. The grounds are picturesque and well kept. I didn't get to do the hiking trails but did walk up to the barns and was rewarded with beauitful view and lots of wild and domestic animals. Highly recommend visiting and taking advantage of the gorgeous park.

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Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came to see the Will Rogers ranch house. The 50 minute free tour was excellent. Will Rogers loved the outdoors. He had a real ranch here with horses. The ranch house started small. He expanded it with a second story. There is a patio between the two wings of the house where he had BBQ. The house has many... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

At times, the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles can be a bit much. To experience the feeling of "getting away from it all" in a day trip, I recommend Will Rogers State Park near Pacific Palisades. You can tour Rogers's historic home, choose from several hikes(including the popular "loop hike"), or enjoy a picnic on the lawn. From May... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 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.

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Santa Monica, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 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 and you could also catch a polo match that uses the polo field that Will... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

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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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 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 vista of Santa Monica, LA and of course the Pacific. Very beautiful and a nice... More 

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