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Deukmejian Wilderness Park

3429 Markridge Rd, Glendale, CA 91214-1138
+1 818-548-3795
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Gateway to the Angeles Forest & Mt. Lukens

Not everyone knows that Mount Lukens is the highest point in the Angeles National Forest, and even... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2017
SoCalRambler
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Tujunga, CA
Beautiful view

Wow, it is a quiet place but beautiful view. You don't get a clear shot of LA due to the hill... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
AlwaysExploring17
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Pasadena, California
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  • Very good32%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
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“stone barn” (3 reviews)
“view trail” (2 reviews)
“picnic area” (2 reviews)
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3429 Markridge Rd, Glendale, CA 91214-1138
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+1 818-548-3795
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Not everyone knows that Mount Lukens is the highest point in the Angeles National Forest, and even if you do, you might want to hike there from this lovely park. And you have two routes to choose from, one easterly and one westerly, each providing...More

Thank SoCalRambler
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Wow, it is a quiet place but beautiful view. You don't get a clear shot of LA due to the hill blocking the view but still gorgeous. There is a small grassy area and picnic tables and restrooms. Trails start from here but didn't have...More

1  Thank AlwaysExploring17
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...More

1  Thank harleyBoy42
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...More

Thank bobwish
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.

Thank Karyn B
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.

Thank traveltrivia
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...More

1  Thank Bill B
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.

Thank 1jjarecki
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.

Thank Dieselthis
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...More

Thank Sara M
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