Where Is the West’s Largest Urban Park?

Sunday, October 18 2009 16:16   Quiz / Poll Answers
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Answer: Los Angeles

Comprising 153,075 acres, Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area is not only the West's largest urban national park, it is the world's largest urban park. It has more area codes (5) and zip codes (26), including the notable 90210 zip code of Beverly Hills, than any other unit in the National Park System.

Look for a feature story on Santa Monica Mountains National Recreational Area in OldWestNewWest.Com Travel & History Magazine very soon.

Source: National Park Service