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Historic oil town with artifacts, moderate hiking trails

A lesser-utilized historic site just off the Golden State Freeway in Newhall, Mentryville is a... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
SoCalRambler
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Tujunga, CA
It's more than just a place to enjoy a stroll...you're stepping into history!

Just off the I5 freeway in Valencia, California, is a special spot that is worth a visit (or two... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
GARY F
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Aptos, California
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22 Nov 2017
“It's more than just a place to enjoy a stroll...you're stepping into history!”
15 Aug 2017
“Not worth the drive.”
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27201 Pico Canyon Rd, Newhall, CA 91381-1804
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

Just off the I5 freeway in Valencia, California, is a special spot that is worth a visit (or two). The place is Mentryville. It was named for Charles Mentry. What was there was an 1880's oil boom town. What's that? Well, back in the day,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

This was a very special place. The history of oil in the state of California started here. Ever since the Santa Monica Mtns. Conservatory took over it has gone down hill fast. SMMC took over the park and locked it up. Reservations only. They have...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

A lesser-utilized historic site just off the Golden State Freeway in Newhall, Mentryville is a gorgeous place to hike that also offers some pretty cool old stuff to look at. Located at the entrance of scenic Pico Canyon, Mentryville was a 19th-century oil boom town...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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