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It's amazing to see what's now left of this area where homes starting sinking and sliding into the... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2018
La Canada, California
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The way to get into this area would make anyone weary but it was definitely worth breaking the... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2019
Miramar, Florida
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500 W Paseo Del Mar, Los Angeles, CA 90731-7132
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Reviewed June 15, 2019 via mobile

The way to get into this area would make anyone weary but it was definitely worth breaking the rules for once. We went on a weekday at 5pm and other than some skateboarders the area was completely empty. It turned out to be a great...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed January 13, 2019

The police patrol this area and it is off limits to everyone....Go here if you want to see the inside of the jail

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Mainzer
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

I was visiting the area for a couple of hours and a friend suggested that we visit Sunken City. I'd never been there and knew nothing about it so sure, why not?! After scaling a fence and a short scramble down a steep trail I...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank JMA032
Reviewed August 10, 2018

It's amazing to see what's now left of this area where homes starting sinking and sliding into the ocean...one car see the remnants of streets and of foundations. It is EXTREMELY DANGEROUS to walk around in the area. We could see many people had wiggled...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Rogerdob
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

It was not assessable to the city, all fenced due to the safety reason. If you have to get closer, there was a small trail to walk along the fence. Other than some ruins, nothing was left. Greenland, playground nearby were good for picnic, to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank monrabdog
Reviewed April 23, 2018

This might seem like an interesting attraction, but people have died here. People regularly fall off of the cliff, and die, or are seriously injured. One person was recently impaled on a fence. It's actually illegal to go here, and the cops have cracked down...More

Date of experience: April 2018
6  Thank Charlene H
Reviewed April 23, 2018

I live about 5 minutes from Sunken City. There is a lot of crime there, the cliffs are totally unstable and dangerous and the LAPD is really cracking down on people being there. On April 22, 2018 the LAPD and Park Rangers did a crackdown...More

Date of experience: April 2018
5  Thank MaryEllenTravels
Reviewed April 2, 2018

I had never been to Sunken City, and didn't know it was considered trespassing either. There were a bunch of other people already inside, and going inside when I came. Other people had also recommended that I check it out, so I did. It was...More

Date of experience: March 2018
10  Thank dtj006
Reviewed February 2, 2018

My husband and I and lots of his friends have gone to Sunken City probably eight times in the past two years. We always love it and there are always lots of people there as well. This time, however, my husband and his friends all...More

Date of experience: January 2018
12  Thank dmd317
Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

We parked at Point Fermin Park & fortunately saw some people hop the concrete fence & shimmy under the barrier to walk out to the cliff. The views were incredible! WARNING: Many people have been severely hurt & died climbing down the cliff. Wear hiking...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank AlWatt
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June 26, 2018|
Response from dtj006 | Reviewed this property |
For me and my group, we got a $525 fine or community service, and it was reduced to an infraction. One of my friends before got a $50 fine (not sure if it was reduced) though, so not sure how much the verdict changes... More
January 4, 2018|
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Response from lowbuxlux | Reviewed this property |
You'll have to slip under the cliff hanging part...you will most likely have to scoot laying on the ground getting a little dusty. I have seen some people walking to other openings however, unknown where. One time I was... More