Maywood Riverfront Park

Located at 60th Street & Walker Avenue in a densely-populated part of Maywood, this small park is stone's throw from the Los Angeles River. Efforts are underway to expand the park, and to create a high-quality connection to the river channel. This walk through the Park features an industrial face of the L.A. River. There is not much in the way of nature, but there is a stark beauty in the vast concrete channel. While this walk is not recommended to introduce newcomers to the river, it's important to become familiar with the challenges facing those who would restore the river and bring amenities to under-served areas.


Maywood Riverfront Park, Walker Avenue and 59th Pl, Maywood.


Walk upstream to the turnaround point, where the bikeway ends at the historic1931 Atlantic Boulevard Bridge.


Car: Drive South on the 101 Freeway. Take the 170 South toward Long Beach and exit at Atlantic Boulevard. Turn left at Slauson Avenue. Turn right at Alamo Avenue. Make the 1st left onto 59Th Place.

Transit: Take the Metro Blue Line to the Slauson Station. Take the 108/358 Bus towards Slauson/Paramount.


Douglas Drive-In

5208 Atlantic Boulevard

Maywood, CA 90270-2425

(323) 773-8467

King Taco Restaurant Inc

5729 Atlantic Boulevard

Maywood, CA 90270-2919

(323) 560-1245


5900 Atlantic Boulevard

Maywood, CA 90270

(213) 560-3205