Category Archives: Silverlake

January stairwalk

For the first stairwalk of 2013, the Secret Stairs meet up group did stairwalk #25, Swans Way, from the book “Secret Stairs—A Walking Guide to the Historical Staircases of Los Angeles” by Charles Fleming.  This walk offers great views of … Continue reading

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August stairwalk in Silver Lake

The August walk with “Secret Stairs” author Charles Fleming was led by the organizer of Los Angeles Stair Street Advocates, Dave Ptach.  He did a walk in Silver Lake which incorporated some of stairwalk #26, Cove-Loma Vista, from the “Secret … Continue reading

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Franklin Hills West-Radio-Prospect Loop-Stairwalk #31

This is stairwalk #31, from the book “Secret Stairs,” by Charles Fleming. I have done this walk a couple of times in combination with stairwalk #30, Franklin Hills East, but have never done this walk by itself using the route … Continue reading

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Walk and Talk with Charles Fleming

Charles Fleming led his monthly walk, Stairwalk #20 in his book, “Secret Stairs” followed by a gathering at his home to celebrate the release of his new book “Secret Stairs East Bay–A Walking Guide to the Historic Staircases of Berkeley … Continue reading

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Sierra Club stairwalks #24 and 25

I joined the Sierra Club’s Wilderness Travel Course on a stairwalk for their 3rd and final stairwalk through Silver Lake. We met at Lamill Coffee and did stairwalks Nos. 24 and 25, from the book “Secret Stairs,” by Charles Fleming. … Continue reading

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Astro Loop – stairwalk # 23

This is Astro Loop, stair walk #23 from the book “Secret Stairs,” by Charles Fleming.   Another gorgeous day and another adventure to a new area in Silver Lake.  I met my friend at Astro Coffee Shop where she had, according … Continue reading

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Swans Way Silverlake-stairwalk #25

This is Swan’s Way in Silver Lake, stair walk #25, from the book, “Secret Stairs,” by Charles Fleming.   Charles Fleming suggests starting the walk with a cafe latte from LAMILL coffee.  This is a very popular restaurant with a … Continue reading

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