Bassett Park, located in La Puente, is more like an event venue masquerading as a neighborhood park! The park houses one of the best soccer fields for year-round play, a splash pad that looks like it belongs in an amusement park, and a thrilling skate park. Grant funds were used to refurbish the park irrigation and drainage systems, construction of a shade shelter, ADA access walkway, installation of drinking fountains, BBQ braziers, picnic tables, and installation of a splash pad. Click on the above icon for more information.
Glendale Narrows Riverwalk is a carefully constructed half mile recreational trail for pedestrians and bicylists located on the north bank of the Los Angeles River in the City of Glendale across from Griffith Park. The trail is paved with asphalt and includes a small entry park that serves as a staging area for hikers and bicyclists; a separate staging area for equestrians using local trails; another small park area for walking and picnicking. Included within the idyllic setting is the enhancement of the wildlife habitat in the river channel, and educational and interpretive exhibits.