addressalign-toparrow-leftarrow-rightbackbellblockcalendarcameraccwcheckchevron-downchevron-leftchevron-rightchevron-small-downchevron-small-leftchevron-small-rightchevron-small-upchevron-upcircle-with-checkcircle-with-crosscircle-with-pluscrossdots-three-verticaleditemptyheartexporteye-with-lineeyefacebookfolderfullheartglobegmailgooglegroupsimageimagesinstagramlinklocation-pinm-swarmSearchmailmessagesminusmoremuplabelShape 3 + Rectangle 1outlookpersonJoin Group on CardStartprice-ribbonShapeShapeShapeImported LayersImported LayersImported Layersshieldstartickettrashtriangle-downtriangle-uptwitteruserwarningyahoo

Thursday Night West LA Hike: Main Street, Pier, and Beach Walk Santa Monica

Join this community of friendly, fun people for ANOTHER THURSDAY NIGHT URBAN WALK through two of the most fascinating beach cities in LA.

TIME: 6:30 to 8:30 PM

DISTANCE: 6 miles round-trip; 3 miles each way. That's right, you'll be walking a 10k. We should finish by 8:30.

DETAILS: We'll meet on Via Dolce in the marina and head North. We'll make our way through Venice and Main Street Santa Monica and turn around at Shutters Hotel. Return trip: Ocean Front Walk South. Left on Washington.  Right on Via Dolce to cars or into Islands for dinner.

BRING: water, comfortable shoes.

DINNER: Islands Restaurant 404 West Washington Boulevard, Marina del Rey, CA 90292. MENU

DOGS: YES!! On leash, of course.

PARKING: Free. On the street along Via Dolce near the Ballona Lagoon trailhead. Take Washington Blvd West. Two blocks before the Venice Pier, turn left on Via Dolce and go 1/2 mile. At the fork, go straight. We park next to the big lagoon, between Marquesas Way and Roma Court.


There are now FIVE beginner hikes WEST of Sepulveda.

FIVE HIKES ALL (relatively) FLAT repeat every five weeks:

1) Main Street, Pier, and Beach Walk Santa Monica

2) Venice Canals (limit 45 due to popularity of this hike)

3) LMU/Westchester

4) Bluff Trail/Playa del Rey

5) Playa Vista Trail



LEGAL STUFF: yes, by going on this hike, you agree to assume all risks of this hike, and that no one at Meetup including the organizer is responsible for your safety. See the Meetup terms of service especially paragraph 6.2:

Join or login to comment.

Our Sponsors

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy