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 This group is FULL with a wait list at this time. Please check back later for future openings. Thank you. Ventura Hiking for Beginners and Beyond- Multi-Level Hikes and Walks is a fun way to hike and walk to increase your exercise, build stamina, socialize and meet new friends! Hikes and walks are accessible to beginners and also include the option to find a buddy and go on at your individual pace and level for a challenge whatever your ability is. Locations are primarily West Ventura County and Ojai but will include hikes to explore the East County, Santa Barbara and other nearby areas. Days and times vary to accommodate differing schedules, all ages (Over 18) are welcome and socializing is and  built right in. Please feel free to offer suggestions for events or volunteer to Host a hike you would enjoy sharing with others.  

Be mindful of your own abilities and strengths and if you feel you can no longer continue with a walk or hike, 'listen to your body' and rest or return.  Please read the Pages Tab document for Member information and liability waiver. Every participant in the group agrees to and is bound at all times by the liability waiver, including guest participants. Organizer and hosts are volunteers and are not trained medical personnel or guides. Participants are responsible for themselves at all times. If you have trouble accessing the waiver please use 'Desktop Version' or ask Organizer for a copy. 

This group carries a one-time $5 meetup participation fee. If you don't use WePay on the site you can message me to make arrangements or pay at a meetup within 14 days of signing up. Thanks. 

Always check the Description Tab for event details and meeting location prior to heading out. Looking forward to exploring outdoors, exercising to improve health and creating lasting friendships. An accurate first name and current identifiable photo of yourself is required for membership. Organizer can drop membership at any time for any reason. This is a great group of friendly people of all ages exploring our beautiful area. Hope to see you soon! 

We're 66 Hikers and Walkers

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Upcoming Meetups

  • Wednesday, December 7, 2016 9:30 AM

    THOUSAND OAKS EASY HIKE 3+ MILE/ & Challenge Elevation Optional (+Agoura Add-On)

    5 Hikers and Walkers attending
  • Friday, December 9, 2016 9:15 AM

    CARPINTERIA CHALLENGE HIKE Go As Far as you Can 9:15am

    11 Hikers and Walkers attending
  • Saturday, December 17, 2016 9:30 AM

    HAPPY HOLIDAYS HILL HIKE Either Easy or Experienced Options

    1 Hikers and Walkers attending
  • Tuesday, December 20, 2016 10:00 AM


    3 Hikers and Walkers attending
  • Thursday, December 29, 2016 10:00 AM


    3 Hikers and Walkers attending
  • Saturday, January 7, 2017 9:30 AM

    AULD LANG SYNE LANG...RANCH! Conejo Hike and Brown Bag Picnic

    3 Hikers and Walkers attending

Your organizer's refund policy for Ventura HIKING BEGINNERS & BEYOND (*This Group is FULL)

Refunds are not offered for this Meetup.

Founded Apr 20, 2016


Nancy TCR

This Meetup is community funded


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