Arroyo Seco Historic Parkway - Route 110
Length: 9.4 mi / 15.2 km
Time to Allow: During non-peak traffic hours, plan for twenty minutes to drive or one hour to see the entire byway.
The Arroyo Seco Parkway connects Los Angeles and Pasadena through the historic Arts and Crafts landscape of the Arroyo Seco. Conceived in the parkway tradition with gentle curves, lush landscaping, and scenic vistas, the byway incorporated the modern elements that would lay the groundwork for the California freeway system.
Take a break from a fast-paced urban lifestyle to hike the Arroyo Seco Historic Parkway corridor from the City of Los Angeles to the top of Mount Wilson along public lands.
Southern California is known for its enduring growing season and warm weather. What better way to enjoy them both than with a visit to the lush gardens along the Arroyo Seco Historic Parkway? Follow this byway from the Huntington Botanical Gardens to the Audubon Center at Debs Park and from the Lummis Home and Gardens to the Los Angeles State Historic Park, where you will find the abundant flora of Earth’s vitality delightfully displayed.
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2-Day Trip: Arroyo Seco Historic Parkway Itinerary
This itinerary follows the parkway from L.A. to Pasadena, stopping at the major must-see city destinations.