Whittier Narrows is a 1,492-acre park located in the City of South El Monte and is one of Los Angeles County’s largest and most popular recreation areas. The park is located on both sides of the Pomona Freeway at Rosemead Boulevard and Santa Anita Avenue.

County Operated Facility
Address: 750 S. Santa Anita Ave. South El Monte CA 91733
Website: http://parks.lacounty.gov/whittier-narrows-recreation-area
Hours:
  • Mar 1 to Aug 31
  • Monday - Sunday
  • 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • Sep 1 to Feb 28
  • 8:00 am to 6:00 pm
Phones: General: (626) 575-5526
Park Amenities:
  • Baseball Fields
  • Children's Play Areas
  • Fitness Zones
  • Picnic Tables
  • Restrooms
  • Soccer Fields
  • Barbecue
  • BMX Track
  • Boat Rentals
  • Boating Areas
  • Civic Art
  • Community Centers
  • Community Gardens
  • Concession Stands
  • Disc Golf Courses
  • Equestrian Centers
  • Equestrian Staging Areas
  • Equestrian Trails
  • Fishing Lakes
  • Fitness Par Courses
  • Group Picnic Shelters
  • Hiking Trails
  • Horseshoe Pits
  • Lakes
  • Memorials
  • Model Control Airplane Areas
  • Mountain Biking Trails
  • Outdoor Stages
  • Paddle Boats
  • Picnic Shelters
  • Shooting Ranges
  • Softball Fields
  • Tennis Courts
  • Volleyball Courts
Park Things to Do:
  • Bird Walks
  • BMX Racing
  • Dance and Theatre Arts
  • Disc Golf
  • Exercising and Fitness
  • Fishing
  • Gardening
  • Golf Lessons
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Mountain Biking/Cycling
  • Museum Tours
  • Pedal Boating
  • Skeet Shooting
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Springball/Travelball
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Lessons
  • Tram Tours and Train Rides

Programs

Jr. Fishing Club

Fishing Club for Children. Teaches how to cast, place bait on the line, and to fish.

Ages: 5 to 15
Days: Sat
Fee: $0 per Person/Session