City of Beverly Hills

Franklin Canyon Park

Park, Trail, and Lake
2600 Franklin Canyon Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210, United States
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  • Today
    • 6:00 AM–11:00 AM
    • 5:00 PM–6:00 PM
  • Wed
    • 6:00 AM–8:00 AM
    • 1:00 PM–5:00 PM
  • Thu
    • 6:00 AM–11:00 AM
    • 1:00 PM–2:00 PM
  • Fri
    • 6:00 AM–8:00 AM
    • 11:00 AM–5:00 PM
  • Sat
    • 6:00 AM–7:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 7:00 AM–7:00 PM
  • Mon
    • 6:00 AM–9:00 AM
    • Noon–1:00 PM
    • 5:00 PM–6:00 PM

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  • What you need to know
    Curbed
    ... opening credits of The Andy Griffith Show.(3 Tips)
    JNET
    :) STOP fully at stop signs or risk ticket!!!(2 Tips)
    Jen C.
    picnic by the reservoir(3 Tips)
    Katrina Z.
    Very nice and quiet place for a hike/walk.(2 Tips)
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  • Katrina Z.

    Very nice and quiet place for a hike/walk.

    Katrina Zai · January 27
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  • Pieter D.

    North of the Upper Franklyn Canyon Reservoir, you'll find Glastonberry Grove and other Twin Peaks filming locations. If it's a nice day for a picnic, have one like James & Donna, or Audrey & Jack!

    Pieter Dom · April 16, 2014
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  • Drita K.

    Long sleaves and good hiking boots.

    Drita Kessler · April 9, 2014
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  • Curbed

    Featuring a duck pond and 3-acre lake, this 605-acre park has been spotted in a slew of legendary shows and films, including Creature of the Blue Lagoon and opening credits of The Andy Griffith Show. Read more

    Curbed · March 20, 2014
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  • Rabiknows

    Go during the week!

    Rabiknows · July 9, 2013
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  • Nathan R.

    Opening scene from The Andy Griffith Show was shot at the pond.

    Nathan Ray · May 29, 2013
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  • BOB ..

    P S 3 pes 2013

    BOB .sa · October 11, 2012
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  • Sony

    A great spot for a run but to help prevent yourself from stumbling over roots and rocks, try lifting your feet (and toes) higher than you would on pavement. Read more

    Sony · October 10, 2012
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  • Sandra B.

    Perfect hiking spot!

    Sandra B. · June 9, 2012
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  • JNET

    Great spot to picnic and relax. Mind the speed limit, 15mph - people, children and dogs enjoying a peaceful walk. :) STOP fully at stop signs or risk ticket!!!

    JNET · May 29, 2012
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  • Jeremy F.

    Wanna go steeper? Start from Tw end of the trail

    Jeremy Falk · May 20, 2012
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  • Alana

    The park rangers are super uptight about speeding. And yes, those camera enforced stop signs actually work.

    Alana · March 7, 2012
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  • Filming Locations

    In the luxury house at 1541 Summitridge Dr, near the park, Vince Vega (John Travolta) picks up Mia Wallace (Uma Thurman) in Quentin Tarantino's film "Pulp Fiction".

    Filming Locations · February 11, 2012
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  • Vanity Fair Agenda

    Located in the serene hills off Mulholland between Sherman Oaks and Beverly Hills, this secluded park boasts ponds, wildflowers, old-growth trees, and storybook-cute wildlife.

    Vanity Fair Agenda · January 30, 2012
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  • Steve D.

    The lake here is where they shot the opening for the Andy Griffith show with a tiny Ron Howard. See if you can find the hidden pond with fish.

    Steve Dworman · November 15, 2011
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  • MO7S

    15 mph driving in, or you will recieve a ticket in the mail.

    MO7S · October 31, 2011
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  • Elke D.

    Ask Ranger Joel about the trails and the animals. He gives great advice. The Hastain Trail is wonderful with great views!

    Elke De Pourcq · March 27, 2011
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  • Pamela S.

    Late afternoon lighting is gorgeous!

    Pamela Saunders · March 13, 2011
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  • LA Weekly

    LA Weekly's Best of LA 2010 pick - Take A Hike Among The Stars!

    LA Weekly · December 17, 2010
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  • LogoTV

    I do my "walking children in nature" walks here. I'm familiar with the flora & fauna because I teach kids about nature... poison oak (leaves of three, let it be!) -Tammie Brown, RuPaul's Drag Race

    LogoTV · June 1, 2010
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  • Jen C.

    Have a picnic by the reservoir and make up a telenovela starring the ducks.

    Jen Cady · March 16, 2010
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  • TJ M.

    great hikes!

    TJ McDrums · March 13, 2010
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  • Dan U.

    Go for a hike with your kids.

    Dan U · March 7, 2010
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