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WABI Burien: Walking Groups around Burien

WABI Burien: Walking Groups around Burien

From our friends at WABI Burien: Love to walk? Or maybe you’re new to walking and want to get started for fun, fresh air and exercise? Perhaps you’re new to Burien and want to meet people and get... [Read more]

WABI Burien’s June ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, June 4

WABI Burien’s June ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, June 4

From our friends at WABI Burien: Wow, it’s June! Let’s start the summer months with a Walk-n-Talk. Sunday, June 4th, we’ll meet up on the grassy knoll at Burien Town Square, walk to and around... [Read more]

WABI Burien will walk at SeaTac Botanical Gardens on Wednesday, May 17

WABI Burien will walk at SeaTac Botanical Gardens on Wednesday, May 17

From our friends at WABI Burien: Come visit the lovely Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden at North SeaTac Park on Wednesday, May 17, 9 am, with the WABI Weekday Walkers.  We’ll start at the garden and... [Read more]

WABI Burien: Seattle Strides through Burien East and West May 23 & 25

WABI Burien: Seattle Strides through Burien East and West May 23 & 25

From our friends at WABI Burien: We hope you’ve saved the date to join the Seattle Sound Striders on their 3 days of walks south of Seattle, two of the days here in Burien: May 23, 24 and 25 (as we first... [Read more]

WABI Burien’s ‘Weekday Walk’ will be through Tukwila Parks on Wed., Jan. 18

WABI Burien’s ‘Weekday Walk’ will be through Tukwila Parks on Wed., Jan. 18

From our friends at WABI Burien: Just in time for your New Year’s resolutions to get more exercise, meet new people, and explore mysterious lands — Tukwila! WABI Weekday Walkers will enjoy three Tukwila... [Read more]

WABI Burien’s monthly ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will go around Lake Burien this Sunday

WABI Burien’s monthly ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will go around Lake Burien this Sunday

From our friends at WABI Burien: It’s time for a walk! (Isn’t it always time for a walk?) It’s fun. It gets you out of the house. You get the chance to talk to people you normally wouldn’t chat... [Read more]

Celebrate schools at WABI’s ‘Weekday Walk’ this Wednesday, Oct. 19

Celebrate schools at WABI’s ‘Weekday Walk’ this Wednesday, Oct. 19

WABI Burien will be celebrating schools during its regular monthly ‘Weekday Walk’ this Wednesday, Oct. 19, starting at 9 a.m.  WHERE: Meet at parking lot of Thurnau Memorial Park (formerly... [Read more]

WABI Burien’s next ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will focus on Public Art on Sunday, Aug. 7

WABI Burien’s next ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will focus on Public Art on Sunday, Aug. 7

From WABI Burien: In keeping with our summertime tradition, come join the 4th Annual Burien Public Art Walk-n-Talk on Sunday, August 7, as we begin the SIXTH year (!) of our monthly walks. A few years... [Read more]

Discover the ‘Secret Stroll’ on a Walk-n-Talk Down to Seahurst Beach Sunday

Discover the ‘Secret Stroll’ on a Walk-n-Talk Down to Seahurst Beach Sunday

From our friends at WABI Burien: Care to walk through a wooded ravine, bright with late “spring green”? This Sunday, June 5, our Walk-n-Talk will start at the top of the hill and walk down the... [Read more]

WABI Burien’s ‘Weekday Walk’ is May 18 at Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden

WABI Burien’s ‘Weekday Walk’ is May 18 at Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden

From our friends at WABI Burien: Come visit the lovely Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden at North SeaTac Park on Wednesday, May 18 with the WABI Weekday Walkers.  We’ll start at the garden and walk... [Read more]

The next WABI Weekday Walk will be Wednesday, April 20 at Nature Trails Park

The next WABI Weekday Walk will be Wednesday, April 20 at Nature Trails Park

WABI Weekday Walkers will return to Normandy Park for their monthly walk on the third Wednesday of the month – April 20, starting at 9 a.m. “We will start from Nature Trails Park and explore from... [Read more]

Grab Your Galoshes and ‘Walk-n-Talk’ this Sunday, March 6

Grab Your Galoshes and ‘Walk-n-Talk’ this Sunday, March 6

From our friends at WABI Burien: They say we’re setting records for rain… and it looks like we’ll have liquid sunshine for the next 10 days. Hmm. That means it’s time to get out our galoshes and... [Read more]

‘Treasure Hunt!’ WABI Weekday Walk will be Wednesday, Feb. 17

‘Treasure Hunt!’ WABI Weekday Walk will be Wednesday, Feb. 17

Aye matey! Come join the WABI Weekday Walkers on Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 9 a.m. for a treasure hunt through downtown Burien. Find the answers to questions like: Where are three places downtown I can find... [Read more]

Post-Groundhog Day ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, Feb. 7

Post-Groundhog Day ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, Feb. 7

The groundhog saw his shadow this year, and it looks like he’ll be seeing it again this Sunday, Feb. 7, for another ‘Walk-n-Talk.’ Come on out and walk with your shadow and other walkers. Think... [Read more]

‘Walk the Snake’ with WABI Weekday Walkers on Wednesday, Jan. 20

‘Walk the Snake’ with WABI Weekday Walkers on Wednesday, Jan. 20

Did you make a New Year’s resolution to get more exercise? Join the WABI Weekday Walkers to “Walk the Snake” on the third Wednesday of this month – January 20 – at 9 a.m. Go at your own pace... [Read more]

Walk into 2016 at the 4th annual ‘Walk-n-Talk with a Doc’ this Sunday, Jan. 3

Walk into 2016 at the 4th annual ‘Walk-n-Talk with a Doc’ this Sunday, Jan. 3

Tawnia McKenzie, RN Stroke Program Coordinator After a season full of holiday celebrations and the start of a new year, you may have vowed to “get back on that exercise program!”  Do your New Year’s... [Read more]

WABI’s Weekday Walkers will walk new Miller Creek Trail on Wednesday, Dec. 16

WABI’s Weekday Walkers will walk new Miller Creek Trail on Wednesday, Dec. 16

WABI Burien wants you to come celebrate the City of Burien’s most recent jewel in the Parks Department, the new Miller Creek Trail, with a ‘Weekday Walk’ on Wednesday, Dec. 16. The trail... [Read more]

WABI Burien’s next ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, Dec. 6

WABI Burien’s next ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, Dec. 6

Discover three of Burien’s 25 City Parks on December’s Walk-n-Talk, to be held (or walked) this Sunday, Dec. 6. For a small city, we have many gems of green space tucked here and there in various... [Read more]

Next WABI Weekday Walk will be at Dick Thurnau Park Wednesday morning

Next WABI Weekday Walk will be at Dick Thurnau Park Wednesday morning

Did you know there are not one but two disc golf courses in the Burien/White Center area? Are you wondering what the heck disc golf is? Come discover disc golf and other surprises at little-known Lakewood... [Read more]

This Sunday’s ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will explore hidden gem Folk Art Sculpture Garden

This Sunday’s ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will explore hidden gem Folk Art Sculpture Garden

A year ago, on the November Walk-n-Talk, 9 walkers happened upon a secret little gem of a folk art sculpture garden in Burien’s Gregory Heights neighborhood. What a treat! Even in the rain, the colorful,... [Read more]

WABI Weekday Walkers will explore Fall colors on Des Moines Creek Trail Oct. 21

WABI Weekday Walkers will explore Fall colors on Des Moines Creek Trail Oct. 21

Come explore Fall colors with the WABI Weekday Walkers on the Des Moines Creek Trail, on the third Wednesday of the month – October 21, at 9 a.m.  This will be a beautiful walk through the woods from... [Read more]

WABI Burien’s next ‘Weekday Walk’ will be Wednesday Aug. 19 to the Beach

WABI Burien’s next ‘Weekday Walk’ will be Wednesday Aug. 19 to the Beach

From last year’s walk, WABI naturalist with crab. Note the staircase in background. WABI Burien’s next Weekday Walk will be this coming Wednesday, Aug. 19, starting at 9 a.m. with a classic summer... [Read more]

‘Walk-n-Talk’ in Chelsea Park Sunday

‘Walk-n-Talk’ in Chelsea Park Sunday

It’s walking time again. Let’s head north from Burien Town Square to check out the transition from Spring to Summer in Chelsea Park. The last time we visited the neighborhood, we found these scenic... [Read more]

Waterfall Walk-n-Talk for May will be this Sunday!

Waterfall Walk-n-Talk for May will be this Sunday!

There’s a special meetup spot and new walking route for WABI Burien’s May 2015 Walk-n-Talk! Come join in this Sunday, May 3. Walkers will meet at the Recology Store Highline for a tour and... [Read more]