Things to do in Santa Clarita Today!
Just a 35 mile drive away from Downtown Los Angeles is the gorgeous Santa Clarita Valley! This Valley is the perfect inland topography with beautiful scenic mountains that make it perfect to enjoy the outdoors. Now are you wondering what to do?
Here are some recommended things to do in the Santa Clarita Valley:
Mountasia Family Fun Center
If you are looking for a place for the whole family, Mountasia is the perfect place for children of all ages. Even adults can enjoy a day of fun in the racing go-karts, mini golf courses, batting cages and boats. There are a ton of activities for the whole family to enjoy!
Vasquez Rocks is a serene, outdoor park covered with rock formations that stretch further than you can see! It’s truly a beautiful place to immerse yourself in when in need of some nature. It’s also an ideal spot for movie sets and film locations!
Gibbon Conservation Center
Gibbon Conservation Center has been around for over four decades and has educated many visitors about primate life. The center has dedicated their careers to teaching others, and who doesn’t love to see a cute monkey? Tours of the center are every Saturday and Sunday starting at 10am!
Placerita Canyon Nature Center
Sometimes you just need a break from the big city! At Placerita Nature Center you can breathe in fresh air surrounded by trees and hiking trails. It’s ideal for visitors who want to get a good workout in or sit under the shade to read a book. Dogs are allowed to join as well here!
St. Francis Dam
For a historical landmark to sightsee, head over to St. Francis Dam which is a cool dam that has been running since 1920!
Six Flags Magic Mountain
Thrill seekers and risk takers, get ready for some of the wildest rides of your life! Six Flags is filled with rollercoasters higher than skyscrapers that will be sure to get your heart racing. This amusement park in Valencia is great to enjoy with friends and family!
Santa Clarita Trails
More hiking you ask? Whether you are in Newhall, Valencia, Canyon Country, or Stevenson Ranch there are over 70 miles of up and down hill battles to trek your way through. There are a number of trails including the Iron Horse Trailhead, the Promenade Trailhead, and Auto Center Trailhead. Enjoy some peace and quiet alone or head there with the company of a loved one!
Vino connoisseurs must make their rounds over to Pulchella Winery for the finest wines in the area. No reservations are needed with a group under eight people but if you’re throwing a birthday party, make sure to book a spot here!