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Monrovia Canyon Park

1200 N Canyon Blvd, Monrovia, CA 91016
+1 626-932-5550
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Monrovia Canyon Park

A little bit of heaven, here in Monrovia. Not far from the center of the City, you escape into the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Monrovia, California
the closest waterfall in town

Gorgeous park setting, well maintained trail, facility rental for parties, all in all a great day... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
Monrovia, California
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  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“nature center” (8 reviews)
“nice hike” (4 reviews)
“easy hike” (4 reviews)
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1200 N Canyon Blvd, Monrovia, CA 91016
+1 626-932-5550
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A little bit of heaven, here in Monrovia. Not far from the center of the City, you escape into the wilderness. You can see wildlife (mule deer, bears - yes!, snakes and many more animals). And you will experience a nice hike to the Monrovia...More

Thank laracommunications
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Gorgeous park setting, well maintained trail, facility rental for parties, all in all a great day at the park. Weekends a bit crowded from locals and parking get attrocious but street parking available, just adds to the hike

Thank donsweet
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I rented cabins in the park for a Halloween party. They used to have a haunted hike during Halloween. It was the best. Beautiful waterfall. Easy to hike to.

Thank Tetonvillage
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We parked at the upper parking lot and took our cub scouts on a hike up the easy and short trail to the waterfall. The trail can get busy at times, but it is worth the hike to get to the waterfall that always seems...More

1  Thank Gary I
Reviewed 5 August 2017

So much fun and worth the five dollars to enter. Canyon Park has my vote and 80 acres with waterfalls await. Monrovia Canyon Park is a small, 80-acre park that sits just outside the boundaries of the Angeles National Forest in the foothills of the...More

Thank India C
Reviewed 21 June 2017

This is a great little park with a pretty moderate hike to the waterfall. The nature center is very interesting and there is a statue of Samson, the Hot Tub Bear.

1  Thank vkmertes
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Monrovia's Canyon Park is absolutely beautiful. A great place to experience nature close to home. Bring the family and enjoy all that is Monrovia's Canyon Park. And when you've completed your trek at Canyon Park don't forget to check out all the great restaurants and...More

1  Thank John L
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Don't be fooled by this parks small size. The hiking trails are great and not as crowded as others in the area. $ 5 per car for parking. Park is clean and well maintained. The falls are lovely!

1  Thank Alicia S
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

It was our first time at this canyon and even though it was a bit crowded we loved it! Make it a picnic and don't forget to take time to stop, look, and listen to really enjoy the essence of being there. As you approach...More

1  Thank Eugie74
Reviewed 9 March 2017

There is shade through out the trails.You can find a falls at the end of the trail.It is a good place for family or friends.However,if you have knee problem,it is not suitable for you since you have to go up and down the hills.

Thank kcwyhoney
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