Best waterfalls in Los Angeles

Check out the top waterfalls in Los Angeles, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Eaton Canyon Nature Center
1. Eaton Canyon Nature Center
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30 local reviews
1750 North Altadena Drive, Pasadena
Closed now
+1 626-398-5420
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Josh
If the weather is nice and you're looking to get out in a bit of nature, this is the place. Trails for all lev…
Sarah
Eaton Canyon Trail is a 3.5 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Pasadena, CA that features…
Pat
The best place to hike in all of LA and it's 3 minutes from our house! It has a beautiful trail that goes to …
1. Eaton Canyon Nature Center
1. Eaton Canyon Nature Center
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30 local reviews
1750 North Altadena Drive, Pasadena
Closed now
+1 626-398-5420
Josh
Josh
If the weather is nice and you're looking to get out in a bit of nature, this is the place. Trails for all levels of ability. There's even a…
Sarah
Sarah
Eaton Canyon Trail is a 3.5 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Pasadena, CA that features a waterfall and is rated as m…
Pat
Pat
The best place to hike in all of LA and it's 3 minutes from our house! It has a beautiful trail that goes to a waterfall and dependent on t…
2. Temescal Gateway Park
2. Temescal Gateway Park
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45 local reviews
15900 Pacific Coast Hwy, Los Angeles
+1 310 454-1395
Park
kat
Beautiful park with picnic tables, restrooms, multiple hiking trails to the waterfall, Skull Rock and Will Rog…
Lisa + Joe
Beautiful trail and waterfall at end. Only 20 minutes from us. :)
helen
A great place to go for amazing views of the coast. There's a loop trail , once you get into the park, the ste…
2. Temescal Gateway Park
2. Temescal Gateway Park
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45 local reviews
15900 Pacific Coast Hwy, Los Angeles
+1 310 454-1395
kat
kat
Beautiful park with picnic tables, restrooms, multiple hiking trails to the waterfall, Skull Rock and Will Rogers State Park.
Lisa + Joe
Lisa + Joe
Beautiful trail and waterfall at end. Only 20 minutes from us. :)
helen
helen
A great place to go for amazing views of the coast. There's a loop trail , once you get into the park, the steep exposed part gives you the …
3. The Grove
3. The Grove
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386 local reviews
189 The Grove Drive, Los Angeles
Closed now
+1 323-900-8080
Shopping mallPoint of interestEstablishment
Arlene
A beautiful outdoor mall with a giant waterfall which display water shows and music. There are restaurants, s…
Bill
This is a popular, beautiful venue with stores, shops, movie theater, fabulous restaurants, village square atm…
Suzan
This is a unique shopping experience because it offers an amazing environment and so much to see. Spend some t…
3. The Grove
3. The Grove
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386 local reviews
189 The Grove Drive, Los Angeles
Closed now
+1 323-900-8080
Arlene
Arlene
A beautiful outdoor mall with a giant waterfall which display water shows and music. There are restaurants, stores, and movie theater.
Bill
Bill
This is a popular, beautiful venue with stores, shops, movie theater, fabulous restaurants, village square atmosphere with entertainment, po…
Suzan
Suzan
This is a unique shopping experience because it offers an amazing environment and so much to see. Spend some time here then get a bite to ea…
4. Monrovia Canyon Park
4. Monrovia Canyon Park
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9 local reviews
1200 North Canyon Boulevard, Monrovia
Closed now
+1 626-256-8282
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Jackson
Less than 1 mile away. This trail offers a easy hike to a small (very small) waterfall.
Tami
80-acre Monrovia Canyon Park offers a quick escape into the San Gabriel Mountains. A highlight is the 30-foot …
Robert & Hui
Very nice waterfall after an easy 1 mile hike from the topmost parking lot. Shady trail - has some uphill but…
4. Monrovia Canyon Park
4. Monrovia Canyon Park
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9 local reviews
1200 North Canyon Boulevard, Monrovia
Closed now
+1 626-256-8282
Jackson
Jackson
Less than 1 mile away. This trail offers a easy hike to a small (very small) waterfall.
Tami
Tami
80-acre Monrovia Canyon Park offers a quick escape into the San Gabriel Mountains. A highlight is the 30-foot waterfall. Hike 3.5 miles roun…
Robert & Hui
Robert & Hui
Very nice waterfall after an easy 1 mile hike from the topmost parking lot. Shady trail - has some uphill but lots of rest stops. Small na…
5. Sturtevant Falls
5. Sturtevant Falls
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4 local reviews
Sturtevant Falls
(626) 574-1613
Point of Interest
Vivian & Cuyler
Easy-moderate hike to the Sturtevant Falls makes a nice half-day trip! Bring water and comfortable clothing. …
Angel
Short beautiful hike to a waterfall! You will pass by adorable villages in the forest on the way there. It's a…
Vu
An easy hike that leads to a 50 foot waterfall!
5. Sturtevant Falls
5. Sturtevant Falls
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4 local reviews
Sturtevant Falls
(626) 574-1613
Vivian & Cuyler
Vivian & Cuyler
Easy-moderate hike to the Sturtevant Falls makes a nice half-day trip! Bring water and comfortable clothing. Don't expect a big waterfall, …
Angel
Angel
Short beautiful hike to a waterfall! You will pass by adorable villages in the forest on the way there. It's a short fun adorable hike - or …
Vu
Vu
An easy hike that leads to a 50 foot waterfall!
6. Temescal Canyon Park
6. Temescal Canyon Park
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23 local reviews
15900 Pacific Coast Hwy.
+1 310-836-1040
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Susan
Gentle hike to the waterfall is my favorite
Ana
Intermediate loop hike in the Santa Monica Mountains. Beautiful views of the ocean and over a bridge with a wa…
Barbara
Temescal Gateway Park, Santa Monica Mountains - hiking trails, from easy to more strenuous with lovely picnic …
6. Temescal Canyon Park
6. Temescal Canyon Park
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23 local reviews
15900 Pacific Coast Hwy.
+1 310-836-1040
Susan
Susan
Gentle hike to the waterfall is my favorite
Ana
Ana
Intermediate loop hike in the Santa Monica Mountains. Beautiful views of the ocean and over a bridge with a waterfall now that the drought h…
Barbara
Barbara
Temescal Gateway Park, Santa Monica Mountains - hiking trails, from easy to more strenuous with lovely picnic spots. Great for kids, dogs, s…
7. Kings Road Park
7. Kings Road Park
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5 local reviews
1000 North Kings Road, West Hollywood
Closed now
+1 323-848-6308
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Ink
Landscaped neighborhood green space with a playground, plus a small pond & waterfall.
Blue
This quaint, pet-friendly neighborhood park is an easy walk from the Sunset Strip hotels. Kids can play on the…
Ramin
A park with free wifi close to the house.
7. Kings Road Park
7. Kings Road Park
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5 local reviews
1000 North Kings Road, West Hollywood
Closed now
+1 323-848-6308
Ink
Ink
Landscaped neighborhood green space with a playground, plus a small pond & waterfall.
Blue
Blue
This quaint, pet-friendly neighborhood park is an easy walk from the Sunset Strip hotels. Kids can play on the swings and slide, and everyon…
Ramin
Ramin
A park with free wifi close to the house.
8. Eaton Canyon
8. Eaton Canyon
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5 local reviews
Eaton Canyon, Pasadena
(626) 398-5420
Natural featureEstablishment
Olga and Duc
Beautiful canyons and waterfalls. Short hikes in these areas and night views are beautiful.
chad
Iconic waterfall hike - 2.5 mile hike there and back - beautiful trail and kid friendly with waterfall reward …
Kristina  & Luka
Nature trails, hiking trails. Hope you make it to the waterfall!
8. Eaton Canyon
8. Eaton Canyon
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5 local reviews
Eaton Canyon, Pasadena
(626) 398-5420
Olga and Duc
Olga and Duc
Beautiful canyons and waterfalls. Short hikes in these areas and night views are beautiful.
chad
chad
Iconic waterfall hike - 2.5 mile hike there and back - beautiful trail and kid friendly with waterfall reward at the top.
Kristina  & Luka
Kristina & Luka
Nature trails, hiking trails. Hope you make it to the waterfall!
9. Eaton Canyon Falls
9. Eaton Canyon Falls
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11 local reviews
1750 N Altadena Dr, Pasadena
+1 626 398-5420
Trail
Mario & Filippo
The forty-foot waterfall in Eaton Canyon fills an amphitheater at the top of Eaton Canyon Trail, tumbling into…
Helena
Nice easy hike. A few areas- moderate. Getting to waterfall is worth the hike. Nice views of the canyon and LA…
Max
Amazing waterfalls!!! WIth a hike that's​ all along the river. Lots of people but worth a visit. Bring swim …
9. Eaton Canyon Falls
9. Eaton Canyon Falls
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11 local reviews
1750 N Altadena Dr, Pasadena
+1 626 398-5420
Mario & Filippo
Mario & Filippo
The forty-foot waterfall in Eaton Canyon fills an amphitheater at the top of Eaton Canyon Trail, tumbling into a wide pool that you can rest…
Helena
Helena
Nice easy hike. A few areas- moderate. Getting to waterfall is worth the hike. Nice views of the canyon and LA.
Max
Max
Amazing waterfalls!!! WIth a hike that's​ all along the river. Lots of people but worth a visit. Bring swim trunks and jump into the water…
10. Chantry Flats Parking Lot and Trail Head
10. Chantry Flats Parking Lot and Trail Head
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4 local reviews
Chantry Flats Parking Lot and Trail Head, La Canada Flintridge
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ParkingEstablishment
Markus & Wendy
Hiking- quaint scenery, wildlife, waterfalls and more. Offers an array of different trails to suit different d…
J
Great hiking. Nice trail restaurant with live music at times. Hire donkeys for hike if you want. Waterfalls, w…
Layla
Get in touch with nature, on this great hike with a waterfall at the end
10. Chantry Flats Parking Lot and Trail Head
10. Chantry Flats Parking Lot and Trail Head
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4 local reviews
Chantry Flats Parking Lot and Trail Head, La Canada Flintridge
Open now
Markus & Wendy
Markus & Wendy
Hiking- quaint scenery, wildlife, waterfalls and more. Offers an array of different trails to suit different difficulty levels. At the end o…
J
J
Great hiking. Nice trail restaurant with live music at times. Hire donkeys for hike if you want. Waterfalls, well kept trails.
Layla
Layla
Get in touch with nature, on this great hike with a waterfall at the end
11. Millard Canyon
11. Millard Canyon
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3 local reviews
Millard Canyon, Pasadena
Natural featureEstablishment
Patty
Hike through the forest to the waterfall
Chris and Jeanne
An excellent hike to a year-round waterfall
Chris And Jeanne
An excellent hike to a year-round waterfall
11. Millard Canyon
11. Millard Canyon
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3 local reviews
Millard Canyon, Pasadena
Patty
Patty
Hike through the forest to the waterfall
Chris and Jeanne
Chris and Jeanne
An excellent hike to a year-round waterfall
Chris And Jeanne
Chris And Jeanne
An excellent hike to a year-round waterfall
12. Eaton Canyon Falls
12. Eaton Canyon Falls
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4 local reviews
1750 N Altadena Dr, Altadena
+1 626-574-5200
ParkNatural featurePoint of interest
Ashot
With great views of mountains and lots of interesting geology The Pasadena area nature park is one of the most…
Stephanie & Justin
Our favorite place to hike! We would love to take you here and show you the waterfall as well.
angela
This nature preserve is one of the most beautiful in the area without having to drive deep into nature. This i…
12. Eaton Canyon Falls
12. Eaton Canyon Falls
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4 local reviews
1750 N Altadena Dr, Altadena
+1 626-574-5200
Ashot
Ashot
With great views of mountains and lots of interesting geology The Pasadena area nature park is one of the most accessible and easygoing trai…
Stephanie & Justin
Stephanie & Justin
Our favorite place to hike! We would love to take you here and show you the waterfall as well.
angela
angela
This nature preserve is one of the most beautiful in the area without having to drive deep into nature. This is a pocket of beauty with a wa…