Whittier, California: Gravity Hill in a Graveyard

Weird magnetic anomaly that pulls cars uphill on a road, made even more interesting because graves are on either side.

Rose Hills Memorial Park

3888 Workman Mill Rd, Whittier, CA
Rose Hills Memorial Park. Entrance off of Workman Mill Rd. Drive in, past the gatehouse, and turn right. Follow this road around to the left, along the base of a small hill. Make the second left and you are on Gravity Hill. Park near the bottom, put your car in neutral, and you will roll up the hill. Park at the top, and you will not roll down.
Gates open daily dawn-5 Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Gravity Hill in a Graveyard

This gravity hill is located at Rose Hills Memorial Park in Whittier. The effect is clearly seen: vehicles in neutral, skaters, beer cans, etc., roll up hill. The location is in the Cemetery so it adds to the dramatic effect. It is the slope sandwiched between Garden of Memories and Garden of Devotion. It starts from Garden of Love to Terrace of Hope.

[Howard Le, 09/18/2018]

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