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.
THURSDAY NIGHT BEGINNERS' HIKE SCHEDULE
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)
4) Bluff Trail/Playa del Rey
5) Playa Vista Trail
ROUTES SUBJECT TO CHANGE.
STANDARD MEETUP DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY:
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: http://www.meetup.com/terms