Chilao Visitor Center


Area Status: Open
Chilao Visitor Center

Elevation: 5300-Foot Elevation

Amenities: Interpretive Site. Flush toilets are inoperable; vault toilets are located across the road in the Chilao Picnic Area. Trash receptacles. No piped water available.

Hiking: Access to 4 self-guided interpretive trails - one leads to the historic Westfork Cabin. The Silver Moccasin National Recreation Trail is within a half mile walk. 

Wildlife Viewing: Popular site for bird watching.

Programs: Programs and activities are scheduled throughout the camping season. For additional information on programs and activities available at the visitor center, please call 626-796-5541. 

Fees: No Fee or Pass needed to park at the Visitor Center. 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open weekends 9am-4pm.
Operational Hours: The visitor center is open on Saturdays and Sundays, and most holidays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Parking
Usage: Medium
Closest Towns: La Canada.
Water: NO
Restroom: Flush Toilet---Not Working
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Programs and activities are scheduled throughout the camping season. For additional information on programs and activities available at the visitor center, please call 626-796-5541.  Please call the Acton Work Center at (661) 269-2808 for current conditions and additional information.  

Recreation Map

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Activities

Viewing Wildlife

Visitor Programs

Interpretive Areas

Visitor Centers

Amenities

Interpretive Site:
Parking: 41 individual parking spurs and 5 bus parking spurs

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
34.326791

  Longitude : 
-118.005888

  Elevation : 
5300