• Stars appear behind a dramatic landscape of rocky mountains, rolling hills, and fields of grass

    Santa Monica Mountains

    National Recreation Area California

Map and Site Information: Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook

View from BHSO
Discover gorgeous views of Los Angeles from the 511 ft. peak of the scenic overlook, operated by California State Parks. Trails, just under a mile in length, are available for intermediate and experienced hikers. Be on the lookout for wildlife, such as grey fox, and seasonal wildflowers like the California Aster and Popcorn flowers. Visitors can take advantage of the restored nature area and the state of the art visitor center.

″Park Hours: Open daily from 8am-Sunset.

″Parking is available at the top of the hill near the visitor center for $6.
 
bus stop, picnic, ranger station, restrooms, stroller friendly, easy hiking, moderate hiking, wildflower viewing, and wildlife viewing.
 
Visitor-Center-with-White-Sage

Site Info and Map

Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook Map (PDF - 45 KB)

Fee may be collected for entry.

Directions

Santa Monica Fwy (Interstate 10), exit S. La Brea Ave. Go 1.5 miles south to Rodeo Rd and turn right. Then left on Jefferson Blvd, 0.25 mile to park entrance on left.

 
 

To learn more about this site, visit the Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook webpage.

This site is managed and operated by California State Parks.

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