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Address: 15501 Arrow Hwy, Irwindale, CA 91706-2002
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Great family location

So much to do!, Great for picnics, then the bike trails, fishing and even hiking areas. There is a small water park type area for the kids too!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 December 2016
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Lakeside, California
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Lakeside, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

So much to do!, Great for picnics, then the bike trails, fishing and even hiking areas. There is a small water park type area for the kids too!

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Covina, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Love to come here to relax. Fun for everyone with 2 and 4 legs. Rennaisance Faire once a year too. Paddleboats. Great photo ops.

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Goodlettsville, Tennessee, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Always a great place for a morning outing. Managed to land 3 Catfish and just enjoyed the outside adventure. Will be back next year for another round 😃

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

This park is a jewel in the city! It is hidden behind a dam, tucked away from busy city scene. If you are not looking for it, you wouldn't know it is here. Once you turn in, the area opens up and the lake, the green grass, and the mountain are in sight. It is beautiful. This park also has... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Our visit was to the Dam was very enjoyable the park is clean and it"s safe for my kids. We had a great time with our family

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Orange County, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

It's been over 7 years since I attended a Faire at this location. I recall the first year it moved from Devore. It was small and not what I and many other Faire goers were used too. They have done a fine job of expanding and encompassing what this great park has to offer.

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Covina, California, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

I love this place..so many trees a very good environment... look for the sunset.. a perfect place for a picnic

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016

Santa Fe Dam Recreation Area is a clean and well-maintained park. There are entrance fees but for seniors it is only US$5.00. We went on a Friday because the Renaissance Faire is held on Saturdays and Sundays. The park is good for family picnics, biking, boating and swimming (when it is allowed) and birdwatching. The restrooms are clean and there... More 

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015

We returned for another delightful trip to Santa Fe Dam Recreation Area. This is a very nice and large park. There are places to ride bikes. There is the wonderful lake. One can go fishing, boating, and swimming. There are lots of picnic tables; we have enjoyed picnics here as well as leisurely days here with family and friends. There... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2015

The dam is a looping three mile long structure that is intended to catch flash flood waters from the San Gabriel Mountains and strain out the muddy sediments. At other times it shelters a couple of modest sized lakes. The recreation area contained within the horns of the dam can be jammed on some weekends when events like the Renaissance... More 

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