The Arroyo Seco Parkway, also known as the Pasadena Freeway, is the first freeway in the Western United States. It connects Los Angeles with Pasadena alongside the Arroyo Seco seasonal river. It is notable not only for being the first, mostly opened in 1940, but for representing the transitional phase between early parkways and modern freeways.
Gallery Chat: American Indians in Western Film Sunday, August 26, 2018, 1:00–4:00 p.m. Meet Josh Garrett-Davis, Gamble Assistant Curator of Western History, Popular Culture, and Firearms, who will talk about future plans to develop gallery content about the role of Native American performers in Hollywood Westerns.
The Beaudry Loop Hike is a 6 mile trail that loops around the Verdugo Mountains, splitting up between the North and South Beaudry Motorway. Getting to the hike site was pretty easy and free. Residential parking was the way to go. Our group of 6 went on a midweek morning hike that lasted for 3.5 hours.
Historically, in this area, the riverbed formed the border between the city of Los Angeles' Griffith Park and the city of Glendale. When the course of the river was straightened, a small remnant of L.A. land was stranded on the north side of the river; this land became Bette Davis Picnic Area.
The Central Park Plan turns the largest green space in Downtown Glendale into a vibrant focal core. Central Park is for everyone and provides a front yard to the Central Library, the Adult Recreation Center, the proposed Armenian American Museum, but most importantly, it will be a stand alone destination designed for public engagement.
Crescenta Valley Community Regional Park is nestled in a green, tree-filled valley providing community access to a beautiful natural area of native California flora and fauna. People who frequent the park call it a “hidden jewel” in the Crescenta Valley.
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Deukmejian Park is now open to the public. Park Description. Download the Deukmejian Wilderness Park brochure for more information. The Wilderness Park occupies a rugged 709-acre site in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains at the northernmost extremity of the City of Glendale.
Eagle Rock Hillside Park - Cultural Feature (Park) in Los Angeles County. Eagle Rock Hillside Park is a cultural feature (park) in Los Angeles County. The primary coordinates for Eagle Rock Hillside Park places it within the CA 90041 ZIP Code delivery area.
Griffith Park is a large municipal park at the eastern end of the Santa Monica Mountains, in the Los Feliz neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. The park covers 4,310 acres (1,740 ha) of land, making it one of the largest urban parks in North America.
The Los Angeles Live Steamers Railroad Museum (LALSRM) was founded in 1956. It was started by train enthusiasts for the purpose of educating people in railroad history and lore and also to further the avocation of live steam, gas-mechanical and electronic railroad technology.
Atwater Village is a highly diverse neighborhood in the 13th district of Los Angeles, California.Much of Atwater Village lies in the fertile Los Angeles River flood plain. Located in the northeast region of the city, Atwater borders Griffith Park and Silver Lake to the west, Glendale to the north and east, and Glassell Park to the south. The area has three elementary schools—two public and ...
Orange Grove Estates offers the best in comfortable and safe community living. Plenty of first class amenities while maintaining a neighborhood feeling. On site professional management and sales team. Two heated swimming pools, two indoor recreational facilities with pool tables, card tables and kitchen facilities.
Shane’s Inspiration vision is to foster a bias-free world for children with disabilities. Watch Our Video Shane’s Inspiration is an international non-profit based in Los Angeles, whose mission is to foster social inclusion for children with disabilities through the vehicle of inclusive playgrounds and programs worldwide.
The Museum of Selfies was created by Tair Mamedov and Tommy Honton and produced by Abylay Zhakashov. Tair Mamedov is a notable stand-up comedian, writer, director, and game designer who has worked in Russian film and television and escape rooms in Los Angeles.
Tongva Peak is one of the peaks of the Verdugo Mountains and it lies at an elevation of 2,656 feet. This particular peak lies on the southeastern side of the range and was named in honor of the Tongva (Gabrielino) people who were the original inhabitants of much of the Los Angeles Basin, Santa Monica Mountains and San Gabriel Valley.
The Verdugo Skate Park opened in April of 2004. The park is a 15,000 square foot concrete facility, 6 - 9 ft. Clover Bowl with 11 ft. over vert section, 6-10 ft. Kidney Pool, Street Plaza with rails and ledges, Snake Run that lets out into a 9 ft. bowl with a loveseat.