• Afternoon clouds cover the distance peaks of the iconic Boney Mountain

    Santa Monica Mountains

    National Recreation Area California

Map and Site Information: Runyon Canyon Park

Hikers sit on a bench at Runyon canyon Park. Photo credit Sam Smigelski.

Photo credit Sam Smigelski.

Only two blocks from Hollywood Boulevard, this 130-acre park exists as an “urban wilderness” with an intact chaparral ecosystem, within a stone’s throw of the Hollywood Freeway and Mulholland Drive.

 
Pets on leash, picnic area, easy hiking, strenuous hiking, moderate hiking, and wildlife viewing.
 
Canyon ridge trails provide for great views of Hollywood in Runyon Canyon Park. Photo credit Sam Smigelski.

Photo credit Sam Smigelski.

Site Info and Map

Runyon Canyon Park Map (JPG - 566 KB)

Directions

2000 N Fuller Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046

Hollywood Fwy (101) to Highland Av. South to Franklin Ave. West on Franklin to Fuller, north on Fuller to dead end. Park on street. North Entrance 2.6 miles east of Laurel Canyon Blvd on Mulholland Dr.

 
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This site is managed and operated by the Los Angeles Department of Parks and Recreation.

Did You Know?

Watch the credits a the end of a film and you may discover how often national parks are used by the movie industry.

Unique vistas and cultural significance often draw filmmakers to National Parks. Paramount Ranch is the only place in the National Park System where you can see movie making in action at a historic movie ranch once owned by Paramount Pictures (1927).