Overlooking the iconic 6th Street Bridge in downtown Los Angeles, the rooftop of Rancho Cold Storage is prime filming location for all types of entertainment. The cinder-block roof features mazes of metal pipes and views of the US-101 and I-5 freeways, Metrolink and Union Pacific rail lines and nearby industrial warehouse facilities, making this section of historic downtown Los Angeles a favorite gritty, urban backdrop for many film productions.

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Filed in: Rooftop Scenic Filming • Monday, February 14th, 2011


Owned by Rancho Cold Storage, the iconic 6th Street Bridge filming area and base camp are designed specifically with television, commercial and film crews, photographers, location managers and scouts in mind. The recently-paved industrial location is fenced-in and offers water and electric hook-ups for RVs as well as a spacious parking lot with space for up to 100 vehicles.