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Deukmejian Wilderness Park

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Address: 3429 Markridge Rd, Glendale, CA 91214-1138
Phone Number: +1 818-548-3795
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Lived in the area for three months and for two months Mon-Fri cycled almost the length of New York, then up the ramp to Deuk parking lot....then ran the Mes Loop. I'm no spring... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 August 2016
harleyBoy42
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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Lived in the area for three months and for two months Mon-Fri cycled almost the length of New York, then up the ramp to Deuk parking lot....then ran the Mes Loop. I'm no spring chicken (60) and there's a great selection of easy to extreme gradients to suit everyone. Never got bored with the run or the views. Stunning. Got... More 

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Glendale, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Deukmejian Wilderness Park is a really nice place that we enjoy taking our dog (on leash) The lower grassy areas are very pleasant, and then the hikes up the hill quickly reach some beautiful vistas. We especially like the fairly short walk up to the shady oak tree. We are so happy that Joy, and artfromtheashes.org chose to help rehabilitate... More 

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La Crescenta, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

When city life gets to me, I come here. The view alone can soothe your soul. It is a great place to hike, picnic, or just check out from the daily grind.

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Thank Karyn B
Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

This park have several hiking trails, but one main is used generally. The hike is on the hillside above some soccer field and other sports complex. It is a handy neighborhood place to walk or hike, not a touristy spot.

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Thank traveltrivia
California
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80 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Nice little park but I used it as a starting point for a few serious hikes. The best one is to take the Crescenta View trail up to Mt. Lukens road, then go west to Lukens, then three more miles west and catch the Rim Of The Valley trail back to Deukmejian park. Total time 4.5 hours, total distance 9.5... More 

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La Crescenta, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2015

I enjoy the views of the surrounding cities and you are above the hussel and bussel of it all. Good place to picnic and to chill.

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La Crescenta, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

I have been visiting this park for over 20 years and love being there. In the winter there is snow on the upper trails (a treat for us So Cal folks), and in the summer the trails offer great views and easy walking hikes.

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Thank Dieselthis
La Crescenta, California, United States
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

Great view on a clear day. We take the dogs and have lunch on the well maintained benches. There is a nice patch of grass which is nice to lay a blanket down to stretch out for a nice nap. There are bathrooms available, and lovely flora to admire along the pathways. We enjoy hiking up the hill a bit... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

Awesome hikes trails from easy to difficult 🌄 Enjoy your hike It's great for families or friends to go together Please remember to take water 😃🌳🌲🌾🌿🍂🍁

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Los Angeles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

This is a beautifully maintained park with many great hikes for all levels. Check out their monthly activity schedule.

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