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Will Rogers State Historic Park

1501 Will Rogers State Park Road, Los Angeles, CA 90272-3941
+1 310-454-8212
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State historic park in the Santa Monica mountains includes hiking and equestrian trails, picnic grounds, guided tours of the Will Rogers historic ranch house and weekend polo matches.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good40%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ranch house” (16 reviews)
“polo field” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
1501 Will Rogers State Park Road, Los Angeles, CA 90272-3941
+1 310-454-8212
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a hidden gem. It was originally Will Rogers' ranch in Los Angeles but is now a State Historical Park. There are quite a few buildings, his ranch house, a polo grounds where they play every weekend in the summer and a several trails....More

Thank Nancy F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This park is great! There is a large parking area in front or threw to the back. This park has horse events and tours that you can schedule. There is also a very large polo field too. Plenty of green space and trails. This park...More

Thank Yehbut
Reviewed 18 November 2017

This is a wonderful park in the middle of busy Los Angeles. We joined the Ranger led tour of the Rogers' Ranch House. The Ranger did an outstanding job sharing the history of the house and the park and stories about Will Rogers and his...More

Thank CharlieMickKeith
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Talk about a beautiful home! Yellow and white trim with boxes of SILK flowers abound. Relaxing tour of the home. Check in advance about the tours. It closes on a day, a week at a time for school children to come here. Large field for...More

Thank Bonnie Mason J
Reviewed 23 September 2017

I had forgotten how nice Will Rogers State Historic Park is. And on a Friday afternoon, it was pretty easy to get there...Sunset Blvd., going west, was nice and breezy. So, I took my dog to hike and walk around the grounds. I had a...More

Thank Almaz A
Reviewed 8 August 2017

When visiting Los Angels, or driving the breathtaking Coast Hwy 101 stop and experience this park. If is beautiful, with amazing scenery for peace of mind and great photos and selfies. Then drive to the coast and see Will Rogers State Beach on West Channel...More

Thank TonyFi18
Reviewed 7 August 2017

What a wonderful place to visit. There are hiking trails with great views. Polo is played on the grounds. We took a tour of Will Roger's home. Nathan, our tour guide was terrific. Our tour lasted 1 1/2 hours and was worth the time. It...More

1  Thank 60seattle
Reviewed 23 July 2017

You might want to rely on your GPS to take you up through the hills and bring you to the part of Will Rogers property that his widow gave to the State of California. This is a must wee site providing not only trails but...More

Thank ProfessorCharles
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We were on a road trip and wanted to see and do as much as we can. We were in the area, checked out the reviews and decided to try the hike. It wasn’t bad and if I can do it, you can do it...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 4 June 2017

During a visit to Santa Monica, my brother and I had a couple of hours free in which we could visit Will Rogers State Historic Park to hike up and back to Inspiration Point. What I like about this particular trail is that you feel...More

1  Thank Susan R
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Bob B
2 July 2017|
Response from Summervacationeer | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we received this as a gift from our daughters who purchased a one-hour ride via Groupon.
Abby A
22 April 2017|
Response from Summervacationeer | Reviewed this property |
Hello! From what we could see, it looked like people were arriving early in the day to stake out their spots. This would lead me to believe that it's "first come, first serve" but I'm not sure...