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Name or Prominent Feature:
Will Rogers State Historic Park
Area: Pacific Palisades (Los Angeles)
UTM Coordinates
- Zone: 11
- Easting: 360317
- Northing: 3769210
Decimal Degrees Coordinates
- Longitude: 0
- Latitude: 0
Location: At end of Will Rogers State Park Drive off Sunset Blvd.
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  • Hiking Trail
  • CCC Access Point
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  • Equestrian Trail
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  • Not on Coastal Trail
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  • Home of Will Rogers with extensive grounds, including stables, polo fields, picnic areas. A small museum documents the life of cowboy, entertainer and homespun philosopher. Clips are shown of Roger's life, performances and movies. Extensive restoration of the house and furnishings was completed in spring 2006. Open for tours (310-454-8212).

    Grounds abutt Topanga State Park and southern trailhead of the Santa Monica Mtns Backbone Trail, and offer both short and long hikes. GPS point taken at entry kiosk.


     

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      • The cowboy-actor and humorist's home where Rogers entertained many of Hollywood and nation's celebrties (Don Nierlich)
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      • Adjacent to the house this expanse of lawn extends up to the stables and hiking & riding trails beyond. An popular hike leads to Inspriation Point, located on the hill seen in the distance (DN)
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      • In the picnic grounds, there are many tables and charcoal grills (DN)