R&D Report – Vasquez Rocks

Contact Information

 (661) 268-0840


10700 West Escondido Canyon Road

Agua Dulce, CA  91390

Park Hours

March 12, 2017 – November 4, 2017: 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

November 5, 2017 – March 10, 2018: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Interpretive Center Hours

Tuesday – Sunday 8:00am to 4:00 pm

Closed Mondays, except Holidays.

Best time of year to Visit

Winter is the perfect time to rock out at this high-desert spot: The temperatures are mild and the visibility good

Useful information

Vasquez Rocks is home to The Interpretive Center, winner of The Platinum (highest level) of certification by the U.S. Green Building Council in the LEED Green Building Rating system.

 Visitors will find information on Hollywood’s filming, reptile exhibits, geological information and more.

Restrooms and water fountain are available when the Interpretive Center is open. Portable toilets are available when the Interpretive Center is closed.

Take a one-hour FREE ranger-guided hike on the second, third and fourth Sundays of each month. Hikes start at 11 a.m. at the park office – January to June & October to December



About a 60 miles roundtrip from the Antelope valley (average car mpg 22 mile per gallon)

The minimum, I would recommend at least 3 gallons of gas allocated for trip transportation (average cost per gallon $3.49 as of 3/28/18) – $10.47

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