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Address: 1750 N Altadena Dr, Pasadena, CA 91107-1046
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Best Place for Local, Solo Hike!

I can travel here in 5-10 minutes, parking at times is a pain but there is usually parking at the second entrance further away from the Nature center Parking lot. I like that I... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Barbra B
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Pasadena, California

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Pasadena, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can travel here in 5-10 minutes, parking at times is a pain but there is usually parking at the second entrance further away from the Nature center Parking lot. I like that I can go here alone and there will be people nearby but not so crowded that I get annoyed by all the noise. There is a waterfall... More 

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18 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I took a Sunday afternoon hike. The canyon trail to the waterfall was awesome. It is an easy hike to the waterfall. There are a couple of different trails. The one that heads up around the mountain is a little challenging with the incline, but definitely manageable. The trail was a little crowded on a Sunday, but... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a nice quiet space, with arid surroundings but nice to get an early trekking. Our first day was to the falls, there is no much water to see just a small string of water, most of the walking is through a dried river bed but is very nice, coming back after the bridge we turned left up the... More 

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

This is one of my favorite hikes. It's short ... 3.5 to 4.0 miles, depending on where you park. It's very quirky ... if you're hiking in the winter or spring and the water is flowing, you have to cross a creek 9 times going to the falls, and returning the falls. It's SO much fun. The falls always has... More 

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Thank Lee B
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Very nice place to do a little hiking with the family, the way to the water fall takes about an hour, just be careful with your little ones since the last part of the road is very rocky. The waterfall is nice, but it's kind of sad to see due to the drought there is not that much water, but... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

We set off not really knowing what to expect. We took plenty of water which is vital. Although the trail was good it is very dusty. It would appear it is 3.5 miles to the waterfall. We didn't actually make it when faced with a steep scramble up rocks and the thought of the long sun roasting walk back was... More 

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Thank Angela B
Pasadena, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

I live 10min away from the Canyon, it a beautiful to go alone, friends or family. Make to wear walking shoes and if you go to the Water fall take some sandals. take water. During the Summer go early because it get really "HOT" Stay on the Trails, you can easily get loss

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Thank MaritzaD_13
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

I went to their birding hike. The hike was about 100 meters away from the parking lot! We did not have to walk for miles to see dozens of interesting bird species and listen to their songs. This opened my eyes to the fact that beautiful birds are all around us you just have to start seeing them and listen... More 

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Thank Art C
City of San Marino, San Marino
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015

This is real life. You may see snakes, lizards, birds, pack rats, bob cats, deer. There are bear and coyote but mostly they keep away from people. There is a native plant garden, and a wilderness area. People like to hike here. It refreshes the soul.

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Thank Bj L
Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2015

There is a nice 3 mile round trip hike that can be taken that takes you from flatland through a small creek to a beautiful waterfall.

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