Deane Dana Friendship Park and Nature Center offers breath-taking panoramic views of San Pedro, Santa Catalina Island and the Los Angeles / Long Beach harbor complex.  Comprised of 123 acres, it is also home to the beautiful, captive-bred and federally endangered Palos Verdes Blue butterfly.  The park also offers recreational activities including hiking trails, field trips, nature camps and a Nature Center.

Address: 1805 W. Ninth St. San Pedro CA 90732
Website: http://parks.lacounty.gov/wps/portal/dpr/Parks/Deane_Dana_Friendship_Park_and_Nature_Center
Hours:
  • Park Hours: Sunrise to Sunset
  • Nature Center Hours: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Closed Mondays
  • Parking Lot hours: 7:30 am to 5:00 pm (7:30 am to 7:00 pm during Daylight Savings Time)
Phones: Reservation Line - South County Area Service/Intake (800) 404-5888, Service/Intake and Administration (626) 333-1369