Whittier Narrows Recreation Area
lake and ducks in shade
lake
light through trees
operations building

Whittier Narrows Recreation Area

750 S. Santa Anita Avenue
South El Monte, CA  91733
(626) 575-5526

Driving Directions 
or Go Car Free - Bike or Take Public Transit

 

Park Hours: Sunrise to Sunset

 

Vehicle Entrance Fees: $6.00 per vehicle (Weekends & Holidays)
 

IMPORTANT NOTICE UPDATE : 

WHITTIER NARROWS RECREATION AREA IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC INCLUDING BIKE PATHS.

Due to the Lincoln Fire the following areas remain closed until further notice: 
Bosque del Rio Hondo and Rio Hondo Riding and Hiking Trail.    
 

 

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Whittier Narrows is a 1,492-acre park located in the City of South El Monte and is one of Los Angeles County‚Äôs largest and most popular recreation areas.  The park is located on both sides of the Pomona Freeway at Rosemead Boulevard and Santa Anita Avenue.