Wilson Canyon Park
14450 Olive View Drive, Sylmar, CA
Nestled in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains above the northeastern San Fernando Valley community of Sylmar, 240-acre Wilson Canyon Park offers visitors secluded wilderness, a network of easy-to-moderate trails, a rich variety of plant communities, and abundant wildlife within minutes of a densely populated urban area. Popular with hikers, equestrians, mountain bikers, bird watchers, and families on picnics, Wilson Canyon Park features verdant oak woodlands, a year-round creek lined with native alders, sycamores, and bigleaf maple, and commanding vistas.
Easily accessible from the 210 Freeway, Wilson Canyon Park serves as a popular portal into the adjacent Angeles National Forest and its extensive network of trails.
There is ample parking for a $5 fee.
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