All kinds of water fowl and small birds can be found along the L.A. River near Griffith Park. Tucked under the busy freeway are a lush natural areas where birds gather to feed. It’s an area that needs a lot of ecological restoration, but it is down there if you can find it.
Check out this outside link for more about this location: https://www.lariver.org/ecosystem
The San Gorgonio Wilderness is located in the eastern San Bernardino Mountains, in San Bernardino County and into northern Riverside County, Southern California. San Gorgonio Mountain, also known locally as Mount San Gorgonio, or Old Greyback, is the highest peak in Southern California and the Transverse Ranges at 11,503 feet (3,506 m).
The Saratoga Bullfest, a bull riders-only event is held at Buck Springs Rodeo Arena.