Category Archives: walking in Los Angeles

Great LA Walk 2013

On Saturday, November 3rd, my friends and I joined about 300 people for the Great LA Walk 2013.  It was a 15 mile walk starting at Echo Park Lake and ending at Santa Monica, California.  Michael Schneider, the organizer of this … Continue reading

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Glassel Park North with Hidden Stairs

I did a walk with the Hidden stairs meetup group. We did strairwalk #3, Glassell Park North from the book “Secret Stairs” by Charles Fleming.  My friend and organizer, David, took us on a couple of stairs that are not … Continue reading

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Sheats-Goldstein home tour

I had the rare opportunity to tour the Sheats-Goldstein residence in the Benedict Canyon area of Los Angeles.  There were many steps and stairs leading to the lush jungle below the house that it deserved to be included in my … Continue reading

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Stairwalk with Charles Fleming and Bungalow Heaven

For his February stairwalk, “Secret Stairs” author Charles Fleming, took stairwalking enthusiasts to Mt. Washington, which is walk #5 from his book. Charles met everyone at the metro station and we did the walk in reverse than what it is … Continue reading

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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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Grand Park

On this 90 degree hot November morning, my friends and I joined about 100 other stair walkers for a tour of Grand Park, led by Secret Stairs author Charles Fleming. The designer of the park, Mark Rios, gave a very … Continue reading

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CicLAvia walk with Charles Fleming

Secret Stairs author, Charles Fleming, led a group of about 50 stairwalkers to Boyle Heights for CicLAvia. Once a month Charles leads a stairwalk and for the month of October he decided to do the stairwalk to coincide with CicLAvia. … Continue reading

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