The best views of the Hollywood Sign are sometimes not the closest. The Sign is 45-feet tall and thanks to its recent makeover, pops against a green and brown Mount Lee backdrop. Since it’s illegal to come close to the Sign–except from behind the Sign on the trails listed above–here are a few viewpoints that not only offer wonderful views of the Sign but also fun Hollywood activities to fill up the day.

NOTE: The most common question we receive is: What is the address for the Hollywood Sign? The Hollywood Sign has no address because it is not accessible by car or public transportation. The only options for viewing the Hollywood Sign are to hike or visit one of the viewpoints listed below.

Hollywood Observatory & Hollywood Sign - 4.3 mi, 15 Mins Drive