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The Great Wall Of Los Angeles, Sherman Oaks

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The Great Wall Of Los Angeles, Sherman Oaks

This 4.6 mile walk includes a combination of art and nature along the Tujunga Wash Path, and is the home of one of the longest murals in the world. The Great Wall of Los Angeles mural is a 2,754’ long public art project illustrates the history of L.A.

Some of the highlights include (to name a few):
• Olympic athletes of color
• Civil rights and gay rights movements
• Baby boomers
• Bracero migrant worker program,
• Zoot Suit riots
• Rosie the Riveter
• Pioneers of the motion picture industry
• Chinese workers building the railroads
• Settlements of the Californians
• Expeditions of Gaspar de Portola and Junipero Serra
• Native American Chumash villages

DIRECTIONS:
34.17257, -118.41454

Coldwater Canyon Extension and Burbank Blvd, Sherman Oaks, CA, near parking lot “G” at the eastern edge of the Valley College campus.

A $2.00 parking permit is required on campus. It can be purchased from a campus parking pay station. Cash only.

DETAILS:
Trail: Path/greenbelt
Type: Loop
Distance: 4.6 miles
Elevation Gain: 68′
Difficulty: Beginner
Dogs: Yes, leashed
Restrooms: No
Water Fountain: No
Parking: Free
Known Dangers: slip and fall, rattlesnakes

WHAT TO BRING:
Umbrella, rain gear
WARM clothing
2 liters of water
Snacks, electrolytes
Hiking shoes, tennis shoes

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December 08 2019

Details

Date: December 8, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
RSVP: Visit Meetup Website

Venue

Coldwater Canyon Extension

Coldwater Canyon Extension
Los Angeles, CA 91401 US

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Organizer

Hike and Explore
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