Placerita Canyon Natural Area

  • 19152 Placerita Canyon Road
  • Newhall, CA 91321

Placerita Canyon Park is a unique east-west running canyon featuring cool, shaded oak groves, a willow and sycamore-lined seasonal stream and numerous other interesting plant and animal communities. The historic "Oak of the Golden Dream" is the site of California's original gold discovery in 1842.