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URBAN


SAFARI Lace up your city sidewalkers and place


yourself at the intersection of Carpinteria and Linden avenues. Walk down Linden all the way to the beach, stick a finger in the sand, and walk all the way back to Carpinteria Avenue. Switching up sides of the street intensifies the urban experience of this one-mile trek.


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TREE-HUGGERS ONLY Birkenstock sandals won’t cut it on this


nature walk. Orient yourself in the parking lot at the ocean end of Bailard Avenue and


find the Bluffs Acknowledgment Marker. Look at the ocean and follow the trails to the right. Beyond the eucalyptus grove, cross to the trails on the other side of the tracks and head to the rim of the continent. The Seal Watch sign is roughly a half-mile in distance.


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SPECIAL Professional dress is acceptable for this lunchtime outing. Pumps, no matter


how sensible, are best avoided. Begin at Bega Way and Via Real. Walk south and enter South Coast Business Center through the southern entrance. Do a lap around the complex, exit, and head back to Bega Way. This equals about one mile.


choice. Situate yourself squarely in front of the Linden Avenue lifeguard tower and make your way to the water’s edge. Face left and begin am- bling east although it feels like south. Past the State Beach is the Tarpits staircase. Do an about face, make tracks back to Linden, and you’ve clocked in 1.5 miles.


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FOR LOW


TIDE LOVERS Shoes and shirt not required. Meet at the Linden Avenue beach parking


lot. Holding hands, hit the beach and walk toward Santa Barbara. Stroll past the expansive beachfront homes to rivermouth. The return to Linden makes it a one-miler.


MEET THE CAMPERS Barefoot, flip-flops, or sneakers – walker’s


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