Will Rogers State Historic Park


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Will Rogers State Historic Park


Location:In Pacific Palisades off Sunset Boulevard at 1501 Will Rogers State Park Road, just east of the Pacific Ocean.
Facilities:Picnic areas (é), trails, horse training ring, restrooms (é), visitor center (é), exhibits.
Activities:Hiking, horseback riding, guided tours.
Special Features:The 31-room home of the famous humorist and actor includes exhibits of Rogers' memorabilia and art collection. Other structures at the site include a stable, corrals, riding ring, roping arena, and polo field.
Address:c/o Angeles District Office
1925 Las Virgenes
Calabasas, CA 91302

Phone:310-454-8212
Web: www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=626
Size: 189 acres.

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Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the new Will Rogers State Historic Park Visitors Center and Sales Area.
For many families who attended the Saturday show at Will Rogers State Historic Park, the visit was a relaxing getaway.
The property is on the hiking trail that federal and state parks officials hope eventually will wind uninterrupted from Will Rogers State Historic Park in Los Angeles County to Point Mugu State Park in Ventura County.
It is an important segment of the Backbone Trail which goes from Will Rogers state historic park to Point Mugu, and we're much interested in getting the trail in good shape and completed,'' said Milt McAuley, one of the event organizers.
Musch Camp lies 10 trail miles northwest of the BBT's easternmost trailhead at Will Rogers State Historic Park and offers piped water, flush toilets, picnic tables and a horse corral - luxurious amenities by backcountry standards.
On Sundays we lead a group on the first six miles from Will Rogers State Historic Park through chaparral wilderness to Temescal Peak atop Temescal Canyon at an elevation of 2,106 feet.
12-mile hike with 1,900 feet gain in elevation from Will Rogers State Historic Park in Pacific Palisades to Temescal Peak.
That same year, the proposed length of the Backbone Trail, or BBT, was trimmed by moving the eastern trailhead to Will Rogers State Historic Park in Pacific Palisades.
The Backbone Trail extends from Will Rogers State Historic Park in Pacific Palisades to Point Mugu State Park in Ventura County.
The trail corridor traverses the heart of the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area from Will Rogers State Historic Park in Pacific Palisades to Point Mugu in Ventura County.
The 70-mile Backbone Trail runs along the scenic ridges of the Santa Monica Mountains from Will Rogers State Historic Park in Pacific Palisades to Point Mugu State Park.
The appropriation will help link remaining private property to public lands along the trail, which winds from Will Rogers State Historic Park in Pacific Palisades to Point Mugu in Ventura County.