We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Book In Advance
91
All photos (91)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good38%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“house tour”(10 reviews)
“polo field”(14 reviews)
About
State historic park in the Santa Monica mountains includes hiking and equestrian trails, picnic grounds, guided tours of the Will Rogers historic ranch house and weekend polo matches.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Contact
1501 Will Rogers State Park Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90272-3941
Website
+1 310-454-8212
Call
Ways to Experience Will Rogers State Historic Park
from US$ 115.00
More Info
Reviews (109)
Filter reviews
101 results
Traveller rating
55
41
3
1
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
55
41
3
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviewshouse tourinspiration pointpolo fieldpacific palisadespolo matcheshiking trailsbackbone trailsanta monicalovely hikemile loopsunset blvdinformative tourla arearangerhorsebackhorseshikers
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 101 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

A wonderful place close to Sunset Blvd. Great hiking here and the views are stunning. A camera is a must because you see L.A., the ocean, mountains and more from high up. This is a whole day thing so plan for that. Don't confuse this...More

Thank GeorgeVreelandHill
Reviewed 5 days ago

Will Rogers state park is a little gem hidden above Sunset. Parking is $15 or, if you're lucky, free down a ways from the gate (before the stop sign - pay attention to the signs!) Once in the park, there are hiking trails into various...More

Thank jeanjeni2003
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife booked a holiday weekend dance camp in L.A., so I planned some outdoor activities for myself. An avid trail runner, I was seeking someplace both challenging and scenic. The trails that start from this state park certainly fill the bill for a range...More

Thank Mtrob326
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is a very easy hike round trip (about 45 min) and you get an incredible view for not so much work. The trail is a loop so you can go up one way and come down another. If you are coming to LA and...More

Thank isahomberg
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Very close to downtown Santa Monica, the ranch home of Will Rogers makes a fun half day excursion. The ranch house is open by guided tour, and has been left just as it was in the 1930s. The tour includes most rooms of the house,...More

1  Thank travgal0766
Reviewed 8 August 2018

One of the high lights of my trip to CA. The house tour was great. They have polo games on Saturday and Sunday. I wish I would have spent more time here. I would have hiked the Inspiration trail and brought a picnic lunch. You...More

Thank Norma L
Reviewed 6 August 2018

You'll get a good workout if you hike the 1.5 mile loop above the polo field and historic home of Will Rogers. Great views of the Pacific Ocean all the way around to downtown Los Angeles. If you get there early enough in the morning,...More

Thank DeniseWakeman
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Will Rogers State Park is an enjoyable place to spend some quality outdoor time. It is not far from the beach so the weather is normally very enjoyable for a walk in nature.

1  Thank buffalojim67
Reviewed 30 January 2018

This is a hidden gem. It was originally Will Rogers' ranch in Los Angeles but is now a State Historical Park. There are quite a few buildings, his ranch house, a polo grounds where they play every weekend in the summer and a several trails....More

2  Thank Nancy F
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

This park is great! There is a large parking area in front or threw to the back. This park has horse events and tours that you can schedule. There is also a very large polo field too. Plenty of green space and trails. This park...More

1  Thank Yehbut
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 357 hotels in Los Angeles
The Brentwood Inn
383 reviews
3.20 km away
Oceana Beach Club Hotel
1,373 reviews
3.76 km away
Palihouse Santa Monica
504 reviews
3.85 km away
The Ambrose
1,389 reviews
3.95 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 10,967 restaurants in Los Angeles
Cafe Vida
69 reviews
1.51 km away
Pearl Dragon
30 reviews
1.42 km away
Maison Giraud
43 reviews
1.36 km away
Beech Street Cafe
25 reviews
1.56 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2,096 attractions in Los Angeles
Annenberg Community Beach House
121 reviews
3.41 km away
Gehry House
19 reviews
3.37 km away
Eames House
44 reviews
2.82 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Bob B
2 July 2017|
Answer
Response from Summervacationeer | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we received this as a gift from our daughters who purchased a one-hour ride via Groupon.
0
Votes
Abby A
22 April 2017|
Answer
Response from Summervacationeer | Reviewed this property |
Hello! From what we could see, it looked like people were arriving early in the day to stake out their spots. This would lead me to believe that it's "first come, first serve" but I'm not sure...
0
Votes