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Echo Park

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Address: Los Angeles, CA 90026
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Great Park

Great little city park surrounding excellent lake. Some nice shady areas to sit and relax, eat your lunch, people watch. Many people use the path for jogging. Even though you're... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 October 2016
Steve H
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New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Big and beautiful park in DTLA, good for walks, running or picnicking with friends with a nice view from LA

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Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

If you're ever in Los Angeles, this park is a MUST!!! Not only can you enjoy a nice walk or rest at the park...but you can also visit the boathouse to pass the time. The boathouse has a new cafe where they serve brunch, coffee and tea. The boathouse also has a peddle boat dock where you can rent boats... More 

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Paris
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Los Angeles is not a city made for pedestrians. When I moved here I thought to myself people are lazy. They drive around and get stuck in traffic. They suck. Little Parisian fought hard and walked walked walked everywhere I could. And honestly I have walked through pretty dull and boring suburban parts of the city: mini malls and gas... More 

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3 Thank Mayounaise
Los Angeles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

I go to Echo Park at least once a week for a walk. I grew up in this neighborhood years ago when it wasn't so great. It's beautiful and safe now! The lake is tranquil and the abundance of wild life will amaze you. It's become a very 'in' spot for those of us in the know. I would highly... More 

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New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Great little city park surrounding excellent lake. Some nice shady areas to sit and relax, eat your lunch, people watch. Many people use the path for jogging. Even though you're surrounded by cars driving by it's pretty peaceful here. Nice views of downtown as well.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Great place for a little R & R! This neighborhood has changed quite a bit for the better! It's close to the LA Dodgers Stadium and Sunset Blvd. Awesome for a nice stroll, a picnic or rent a paddle boat. Just watch where you park! The police are ready to tow cars at any moment!

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Every year, around July the lotus flower is bloosom, it is a good time to visit and it does not cost money.

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1 Thank Zhi-Shao L
Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Visited the Lotus Festival at Echo park Lake (2nd weekend in July). Great festival and venue. The park currently has blooming lotus flowers. They are big and colorful. You van visit the late anytime, there is a great water fountain in the middle of the lake. Great for pictures. They have pedal boats for rental and the lake has turtles,... More 

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Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

The whole Echo Park area is in the middle of a transformation to a hip, younger neighborhood full of restaurants and coffee bars and it shows by the people who are in the park. Young couples walking their dogs, sunbathing and reading dominate this beautifully landscaped park. There are paddle rides that you can do, long paths to walk by... More 

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Tullahoma, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Georgous park just around the corner from Dodger Stadium, Echo Park offers a respite from traffic. The only downside are the restrooms. I have been in cleaner restrooms in Tijuana.

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