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Mattachine Steps

Los Angeles, California

5.0/5
based on 1 reviews

Details

Distance

0.09 miles

Elevation Gain

52 ft

Route Type

Out-and-Back

Description

Added by Margaret L

The Mattachine Steps, also known as the Cove Avenue stairway, is dedicated to the Mattachine Society (The name was taken from a medieval French secret society that set out to right wrongs.) in 2012 in memory of Harry Hay, who cofounded the gay rights group. Right along this stairway is a small house where the courageous Harry Hay once resided.

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Reviews

The history behind these steps makes it for a great experience. Beautiful views at the top and bottom. Do the loop around the lake and another great workout! If you decide to walk along the homes, there are many mid century modern homes, by architect Neutra, you can drool over!

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