What we're about

• Welcome to the Long Beach Area Walking Group where we walk for fitness, fun, and friendship!

• Our walks and hikes range from 2-6 mile walks, accommodating all levels of fitness.

• Our activities are geared to folks 45 and over, but all ages are welcome.

• Our activities take place in Long Beach or nearby.

•We also get together for other fun activities -- kayaking, movies, dining out and adventures, and summer concerts in the Long Beach parks.

• There are no dues, but we do accept donations, for the many activities we offer providing fun, friendship, and healthful eercise!!!

• Please note, that for reasons of safety and liability, all member should wear proper athletic gear on our walks, hikes, or other activities. We recommend water, hats, and sunscreen for outdoor activities. Athletic shoes (sneakers, tennis shoes, or hiking shoes) are required for participation at our hikes and walks.

Again, welcome to the Long Beach Walking & Other Activities Meetup. You will discover a really friendly and encouraging group of people here and great events. Do join us and come to one of our activities very soon!

Upcoming events (5)

Signal Hill Hike

Nu Image Now Wellness Center Hill & Redondo

PLEASE NOTE: Notifications of change or cancellation of this event will only be e-mailed to yes RSVPs. For all others, this event is subject to change or cancellation WITHOUT NOTICE. Social distancing walk! Mask required! If you are sick PLEASE STAY HOME! Walk with the group or at your own pace. HAPPY WALKING! WALK ON! WALK STARTS PROMPTLY AT 7:00 AM THIS WALK IS FOR BEGINNERS BUT WILL REQUIRE SOME ENDURANCE FOR THE HILLS & VALLEYS Walk rating: Moderate Terrain: Steep Hills, Stairs, Mostly Paved Distance: 6+ Miles. Time: 2.0 + Hours Dogs are welcome if they will keep the pace, on a leash, and friendly. Rain cancels. Boundries: Temple, 21st, Cherry, Skyline, Panarama The Route: Up Hill to Obispo Ave (R), to Llewellyn Dr (L), up the path to Discovery Well Park, up the stairs, to Temple/Panarama (R), to Molino Ave (L), to Slyline Ave (L). Down Temple to 21st St (R) 21st Street to Cherry (R) Cherry to Hill St (R) Hill St to St Louis (L) and take the trail at the top left At this point you can walk the dirt trails and find your way to the top but it's hard to describe so I'll avoid that part. At the top of the trail, follow the road (Ocean View Dr) out to Burnett/Skyline Dr. (R) Follow Skyline Dr. up the hill At the top of the hill, cross over to the Hilltop Park and walk around the west side (great view) to the other side. Walk around the Hilltop Park again back to Panarama Follow Panarama/Temple Ave, 20th St. (L), Obispo Ave (L), Hill St (R). to get back to your car. Optional Hills to Hike: Ohio, Stanley, Junipero, Skyline Optional : Paninis Redondo Ave and PCH for coffee breakfast/lunch.

Walk in El Dorado Nature Center

El Dorado Nature Center

This is a pleasant semi-shaded walk in the woods, in the city, followed by coffee or lunch at a local coffee shop. There is free parking in the library lot at 2900 Studebaker, Long Beach, CA 90815, which is approx. one mile from the Nature Center entrance. Alternatively, you may park in the Nature Center lot (currently $7 for the day or annually $60/ $35 for seniors). More about the park: http://www.longbeach.gov/naturecenter/general_information.asp .

Jack be nimble, Jack be quick, a walk on the beach does the trick

PLEASE NOTE: Notifications of change or cancellation of this event will only be e-mailed to yes RSVPs. For all others, this event is subject to change or cancellation WITHOUT NOTICE. ******************WARM UP & SOCIAL TIME STARTS AT 8:15 AM WALK STARTS PROMPTLY AT 8:30 AM. The 2nd Street walk can lead most anywhere! The route varies. We've gone to Naples, to the Peninsula, to Marine Stadium, to the Heights, and 1st & 2nd Streets in Belmont Shore! ************* RAIN CANCELS! ***************** Optional coffee after the walk, so many places to chose from. Bikes and/or skates are welcomed Not Dog friendly, walk can end up on the walking path. Walk rating: Varies Terrain: Flat Distance Varies: Est 3 - 5 Miles. Time: Est 1 +

Start the Week Right - 2nd Street

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THIS IS FOR FAST WALKERS ONLY WARM UP & SOCIAL TIME STARTS AT 3:45 PM WALK STARTS PROMPTLY AT 4:00 PM. The 2nd Street walk can lead most anywhere! The route varies. We've gone to Naples, to the Peninsula, to Marine Stadium, to the Heights, and 1st & 2nd Streets in Belmont Shore! ************* RAIN CANCELS! ***************** Walk rating: Advanced walkers: Terrain: Flat Distance: 4.0 Miles. Time:[masked] Hours. This is a brisk walk! This is not a stroll in the park. This walk is for advanced walkers! (You must be able to keep up with the group). If you are just starting to exercise or walk, this is not the walk for you. Not dog friendly. Not baby stroller or wheelchair accessible (narrow paths, boardwalk)

Past events (4,797)

Naples Canal - Meet At Water's Edge

Naples - LB Yacht Club

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