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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]

‘Weekday Walk’ through Normandy Park’s Walker Preserve on Wed., April 15

‘Weekday Walk’ through Normandy Park’s Walker Preserve on Wed., April 15

Join the WABI Weekday Walkers for a beautiful spring walk on Wednesday, April 15 starting at 9 a.m. at Walker Preserve, a little known park in Normandy Park. The walk is about three miles, with some muddy... [Read more]

Gregory Heights South Hilltop Loop ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, March 1

Gregory Heights South Hilltop Loop ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, March 1

The weatherman has promised us a sunny weekend, so let’s get out together for the March Walk-n-Talk! This month we’ll walk around the southern hilltop area of Gregory Heights, to the point where... [Read more]

WABI Weekday Walk returning to Normandy Park on Wednesday, Feb. 18

WABI Weekday Walk returning to Normandy Park on Wednesday, Feb. 18

WABI Weekday Walkers will be returning to Normandy Park for their monthly walk on Wednesday, Feb. 18, starting at 9 a.m. Walkers will start from Nature Trails Park, walk up the hill to little-known Nist... [Read more]

Step up for the annual Stairway Walk in West Seattle this Saturday, Feb. 7

Step up for the annual Stairway Walk in West Seattle this Saturday, Feb. 7

For the last two years, WABI Burien has participated in Feet First’s Annual Stairway Walk. Alas, Burien’s stairway walk – Eagle Landing Park – is closed due to erosion (click here for more info). So... [Read more]

GO ‘HAWKS! But first, go for a ‘Walk-n-Talk’ this Sunday before the Super Bowl

GO ‘HAWKS! But first, go for a ‘Walk-n-Talk’ this Sunday before the Super Bowl

Last year, 22 “12th Man” Walk-n-Talkers had a brisk walk before the Super Bowl… and look what happened. The Seahawks won! Let’s do it again. Some may say: “Oh no… there’s no time for a... [Read more]

‘Walk the Snake’ on Wednesday, Jan. 21 with WABI Weekday Walkers

‘Walk the Snake’ on Wednesday, Jan. 21 with WABI Weekday Walkers

New Year’s resolutions: Get some cardiac exercise Meet new people Travel to exotic lands You’ll get the opportunity to fulfill all these New Year’s resolutions (well, some people think Normandy... [Read more]