Riding the Ballona Creek Bicycle Trail

May 05, 2009 by Lisa Newton

The day after Earth Day, the sun was shining and the air was fresh, so I took the opportunity to ride the Ballona Creek bike trail. Last time I tried to ride the trail, the [...]

Culver City, Go Green, Los Angeles, Recreation, Venice Read more

San Diego, Torrey Pines, and a Trail

Apr 12, 2009 by Lisa Newton

A friend invited me to share Passover Seder at their house in beautiful San Diego.
Of course, I brought myself, my appetite, and my Nikon.
So I graciously accepted her invitation, and after the evening sunset, when [...]

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Springin’ into action on the Metro’s Orange Line Bicycle Path

Mar 19, 2009 by Lisa Newton

With the hint of spring in the air last weekend, I decided to ride a bike trail I’ve had my eye on, the Metro Orange Line Bicycle Path.
After having gone through a major clean-up effort, [...]

Encino, Los Angeles, Metro Read more

A Bike Path on a Sunny Sunday Afternoon

Mar 02, 2009

Yesterday’s weather was the reason so many come to Southern California—it couldn’t have been better; sunny, not too hot, light breeze, clear skies, fresh air, and a late Sunday afternoon type of quiet.
So I packed [...]

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A Waterfall in my Backyard

Feb 11, 2009

It’s true. Temescal Gateway Park is a Los Angeles hiker’s dream. I hiked there a few months ago, but due to all the rain we’ve recently had, I was very curious to see if the [...]

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