Agua Dulce (Spanish for freshwater or literally sweet water is located in south California. Agua Dulce is part of Los Angeles County. Agua Dulce has 22.84 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Agua Dulce population is 3,342.
Vasquez Rocks, located in Agua Dulce, it is a Natural Area park, got its name from the famous bandit Tiburcio Vasquez who used to run and hide there.
Vasquez Rocks has been long used as a popular filming location by the Hollywood movie industry, most notably The Flintstones movie, Mel’s’ Brooks Blazing Saddles , and the Star Trek .” The 1971 movie Duel filmed extensively in the area, as was the western while being looked for.
Other films shot in the area are Rat Race, 127 Hours, and The Immaculate Conception of Little Dizzle. The History channel shoots the popular reality TV show “Top Shot” in the hills and canyons on the north side of the valley. The Agua Dulce area has also played host to music video shoots, including those for “Your Only Friends Are Make-Believe” and “I Love Rocky Road “, and various Nike commercials.
Agua Dulce also has a general aviation airport known as Agua Dulce Airpark .The Airpark and surrounding area was the location for the ABC game show 101 Ways to Leave a Gameshow which premiered on June 21, 2011.