Palisades Recreation Center

851 Alma Real Dr., Pacific Palisades, CA 90272
Council District:
11 – Mike Bonin
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17.5 acres


Children's Play Area: Grade A-
Picnic & Sitting Areas: Grade A
Outdoor Courts: Grade A-
Athletic Fields: Grade A
Landscaping & Natural Areas: Grade B
Exercise Areas & Trails: Grade A-
Park Center Interiors: Grade A-
Exterior Infrastructures: Grade A
Park Cleanliness: Grade B+
Restrooms: Grade B+
Drinking Fountains: Grade A
Graffiti: Grade B

Park features maintained in good condition include:

  • Indoor gyms
  • Baseball diamonds
  • Multipurpose fields
  • Batting cages
  • Basketball courts
  • Tennis Courts
  • Walking loop
  • Outdoor fitness stations
Restrooms and Drinking Fountains

Clean, usable drinking fountains and generally clean restrooms were available.

Park Cleanliness

Minimal litter and no bulk items or pests were present.

Minor Wear and Tear

A few signs were worn or faded, such as the instructions for the fitness equipment. Some rust was visible on the edge of the roof and on the sides of the recreation centers.

Drought Effects

A few bare patches were noted on the lawn and a few trees were stressed.

Sports Programs 

Baseball, Basketball (Adult/Youth/Co-Ed/Girls), Flag Football, Sports Leagues (Adult), Tennis, Volleyball

Other Programs 

Senior Badminton, Ballet/Tap Classes, Line Dancing, Pre-School, Senior Club Activities, Senior Fitness, Summer Preschool Camp, Summer Sports Camp, Tai Chi

Facility Features
Multipurpose sports field, barbecue pits, baseball diamond (lighted), basketball
courts (indoor), basketball courts (lighted/outdoor), children’s play area, community room, picnic
tables, tennis courts (lighted), dodger dream field, kitchen, stage, volleyball courts (lighted/outdoor),
seasonal pool (outdoor/unheated)

How are Angelenos using this park?

Source: Instagram Geolocation