Property owned and managed by the National Park Service within the recreation area boundary: 23,185.48 Acres
(Visitation numbers only include visits on Federal sites within the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area.)
Did You Know?
At the geographical center of Los Angeles is a national park site. At Franklin Canyon Ranch in Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, you can see cityscapes and natural views. The recreation area extendes in an east-west direction running through the heart of the city.