Saturday, May 11, 2013
Photo: Diane Edwardson, September 9, 2012. The Cove Public Staircase was cut off by construction of the 2 Freeway in 1960. There used to be a bridge crossing the "Allesandro Cut" for the Red Car Trolley connecting Silver Lake with Echo Park. (Click on photos to enlarge.)
The Big Parade is a FREE, 2 day, 100+ public staircase hike from Downtown to the Hollywood Sign - next weekend - May 18 & 19, 2013, with a warm-up Mt Washington hike on Friday May 17. More routes, timetables, more info: http://bigparadela.tumblr.com/
Photo: Diane Edwardson, September 9, 2012. Of course the signage on the Silver Lake side of the Cove Public Staircase is really confusing, only indicating "Cove Way" as the staircase.
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