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Address: 1750 North Altadena Drive, Pasadena, CA 91107
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Great Place to Hike - No Adventure Pass Required

This is a great place to take a short or long hike. Start at the nature center and then hike up the canyon. If you hike far enough, you will encounter a bridge over the canyon... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
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Pasadena, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

This is a great place to take a short or long hike. Start at the nature center and then hike up the canyon. If you hike far enough, you will encounter a bridge over the canyon. This would be a good place to make a circle hike by hiking up the dirt road to your left. Want a longer hike?... More 

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Haverford, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

This is a beautiful California Canyon at the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains. There is a large free parking lot. You will also find a well maintained Nature Center near the parking lot with some interesting displays and even some live snakes. My favorite trail is the one in which you follow the water (stream) into the canyon. The... More 

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Pasadena, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Around the Pasadena area, most hikes you take will end up being straight up a mountain. Eaton Canyon winds in between peaks to a small waterfall. Depending on the time of the year, you'll encounter a little lake--or about a bathtub's worth of water. The nature in the canyon is pretty and you'll be in shade for most of the... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

I am sure that before the drought this was a great place to visit. Now that there has been little late fro four years, this sis not particularly exhilarating. Also the is the smog. As the hills capture all the pollution, which can be seen from the hotel, this is what you breath when you while here. I would recommend... More 

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los angeles
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

We went here on Memorial day... expecting it was going to be crowded... so we got there around 4 pm. It was packed of people... The parking at the main entrance was full... but there is a larger parking off the New York drive. The upper fall is currently closed due to fatal accidents. We hiked the lower part only.... More 

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Council Bluffs, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We took the path less traveled and found ourselves hiking a very vertical route to the top. It was the challenge that we were looking for as there many groups hiking on the main trail. The views from the top were spectacular and we chose to hike the main trail down.

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

I visited this place excited to see my first local waterfall. It was ere but along the way there was an unreasonable amount of graffiti. The water flow was know and the region has been in a drought, there are to many people and to many flies along the walk areas that have mud/ low water

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Lake Forest, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Eaton Canyon is a great nature refuge north of Pasadena. We love going for long nature walks through the canyon.

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Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

Parking is limited at this hiking area at the foot of the San Gabriel Mts., so begin the day early. There are ample trails for everyone from the two miler walkers to the fifty mile trail runners. We were there on a weekday, and the lots were full when we left around 11. Well worth the effort: beautiful views of... More 

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Pasadena, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great place for a hike. Wear comfortable hiking shoes and bring water. Watch out for snakes. Paths can be slippery.

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Address: 1750 North Altadena Drive, Pasadena, CA 91107
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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