La Crescenta, CA

Overview

With its hilly neighborhoods, tree-lined streets, and gorgeous mountain views, La Crescenta is incredibly photogenic, providing scenery that will relax and inspire you. Located in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains and bordering Angeles National Forest, La Crescenta's landscape is more than just attractive -- it provides endless opportunities to get outside and enjoy that legendary California sunshine. Angeles National Forest includes more than 700,000 acres and 697 miles of hiking trails. Other activities include camping, fishing, off-roading, cross-country skiing, and snowmobiling. Closer to home, Deukmejian Wilderness Park covers 709 acres and includes the historic Le Mesnager Barn, built around 1914. While the beauty of the city will draw you to La Crescenta apartments, the easy access to nearby Glendale, Burbank, Pasadena, and Los Angeles will have you staying. I-210 borders La Crescenta to the south, providing fast access to the entire region. You'll be just 10 miles northeast of Burbank, seven miles northwest of Pasadena (home to the California Institute of Technology), eight miles north of Glendale, and 13 miles north of Downtown Los Angeles. La Crescenta is minutes from Hollywood, Universal Studios, Walt Disney Studios, the Hollywood Bowl, the Hollywood Sign, Staples Center, and all things LA.

1 Neighborhoods in La Crescenta, CA

  • Crescenta Highlands

    With the clean air and small-town feel of the Crescenta Valley, the neighborhood of Crescenta Highlands features a variety of modest single-family homes and condos for rent that stretch from the main drag of Foothill Boulevard way up into the foothills. Locals head to Honolulu Avenue to enjoy mom-and-pop diners, friendly bars, and casual coffee places that encourage neighbors to stay and chat.

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