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'The pride of the foothills’ Glendora is situated in the foothills of San Gabriel Mountains in the Los Angeles County of California. One can find many restaurants, boutiques, shops and cafes there. It is rated as the best downtown in the valley with a very low crime rate and high ranking schools. In 2010, the population of the town was just a little over 50,000. Here are some best places to visit in Glendora.
Here's the list of Glendora points of interest and 15 best things to do in Glendora:
1. Enjoy An Evening At Haugh Performing Centre
This one is a nice theatre for holding programs, especially for the college students. One can enjoy the plays, orchestra and musicals. Even the professionals play here sometimes. This place is said to be the local gem of the town
2. Visit The Trails Of Glendora Mountain Roads
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If someone is looking for a thrilling ride or a hike, this place will never disappoint them. It has the beautiful view and lots of curves. It houses lots of trails, some better groomed than the others. Each trail presents a different level of challenge. The trails are dangerous as well and hence one must be very careful when here.
3. Get Awed At Rubel Castle
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You can't miss visiting this castle when in Glendora. The engineering and the construction of this castle is just marvelous. It houses all kinds of historical relics, some junks and some indeed very interesting stories about the owner, Michael Rubel, and his adventures in building this castle. This place has so much to explore, so visitors must be ready to walk through this awe-inspiring castle.
4. Relax At Peaches And Cream Day Spa
For those who love getting massages, this is a must visit for them. The ambiance is good and the masseurs know their job. The products they use is also good quality. One can also enjoy a steam shower at the end of the massage.
5. Enjoy Some Movie Time AMC Glendora 12
Want to see a movie, this is a theatre one can count on. The seats are comfortable and the food they offer is different from the usuals. One can also find a parking place easily. It is served with good staff and is surrounded by many eateries where one can drop by for some delicious food.
6. Get Fit At YogaFunk
For someone who likes or wants to learn or do yoga, they will find a very peaceful here. Ambiance is warm and the instructors are caring and excellent. It allows individuals to progress at their own speed. One will get the soothing and mellow vibes and will fill them with positivity.
7. Honor The Gone Ones At Oakdale Memorial Park
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This place offers chapel, cemetery and mortuary services as well. One can get the best services for the deceased. The staff is co-operative and listen to what you want. One can also visit here for being close to their gone friends and relatives. The place is beautiful with paved paths, greenery and fountains.
8. Go Hiking At Mt. Baldy Summit
This is the tallest mountain in the valley of San Gabriel. This is one place where local churches and organizations are hiking. They are doing this for collecting funds for Swaziland, an African nation. One can do this for fun or the welfare as well.
9. Play Golf At Glen Oaks
One can practice their golf swing here. This place offers a lighted driving range with 39-stalls and 3-course 9 holes. The professionals here are PGA certified and they even offer instructions privately and in a group as well.
10. Enjoy The Tour Nearby
If you are not the kinds to just stay and enjoy, Glendora also offers tours, from the attractions nearby like Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Bowl concert. The tour is also extended to Italy and Cuba. If you are visiting in a group you can also request tours as per your requirement.
11. Picnic Under The Moreton Bay Fig
Looking at this big historic tree one often feels the urge to climb this giant tree like they used to in the childhood. One can either there to climb the tree or enjoy under its cool shade. One can also have a picnic here or can simply read a book and relax.
12. Eat Yummy Food At Route 66
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On road sector 6 try a strawberry stuff doughnut. Also one cannot miss to have a hearty breakfast at Flappy Jacks. They offer A signature pancake that is worth drooling over. This 59’s type diner is full of the memorabilia of route 66.
13. Learn New Recipes At Glendora Village Kitchen Shoppe
What can take a cooking course here in Glendora village kitchen shoppee. The place is amazing and clean. One gets to learn how to cook the local items and also some gourmet. Go with the spouse and have a good time learning cooking and decors bonding together.
14. Enjoy An Evening At Golden Spur
Golden Spur is a part of the nightlife in Glendora. One can enjoy the karaoke night each Tuesday at 7:30 in the evening. Performance there and enjoy the drinks and some food.
15. Dine Under The Stars At The Plaza
Someone who have always dreamt of dining under the stars, Twelfth Annual Night on the plaza is there dream come true. They organise the annual fundraising event for Glendora public library where you can have the chance to dine under the stars.