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Great workout!

This is a great place to workout! I've seen college and professional athletes train here going up... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Los Angeles, California
Toughest Workout Ever

If you fancy yourself an athlete you owe it to yourself to run up the sand dune in Sand Dune Park... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
David L
Manhattan Beach, California
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11 Apr 2018
“Great workout!”
1 Apr 2018
“Toughest Workout Ever”
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33rd & Bell Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

This is a great place to workout! I've seen college and professional athletes train here going up and down the Sand Dunes! This hill is no joke! Be prepared for an amazing workout!

1  Thank pnitake
Reviewed 2 April 2018

If you fancy yourself an athlete you owe it to yourself to run up the sand dune in Sand Dune Park. Not many can make it running the whole way. If the sand is too tough you can take the steps, still a good workout.

1  Thank David L
Reviewed 2 March 2018

This is a wonderful place for muscular and cardio workouts. Nestled behind the residential neighborhood of Manhattan Beach, you'll find this hidden gem. I first visited the Dunes in or around New Year of 2004. I had done a New Year's Day family workout with...More

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

Walking up and down Sand Dune park is a work out. People come ritually every morning, afternoon, or evening, for a walk and exercise. Some kids play on the dune, but it mostly exercise. It is STEEP. This year in 2017 the city is trying...More

3  Thank NickellFamilyTravel
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Just one of the toughest workouts you can have... .but you have to make a reservation unless you are 55 and over...

2  Thank Jerry P
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Challenge yourself or your family members to walk up/slide down the sandy hill for many times. I was there several times and made a 4-round trips up and down the sand dune. I was told by a young lady that she did 14 round trips...More

1  Thank Susan R
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The Sand Dune Park has a fenced in area for children to play & climb on different play things like swings, Slides, a push go-around and a few other things to play on. They also have tables & benches to sit on outside of the...More

1  Thank SOCal71
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I am a local and discovered that working the sand dunes or stairs adjacent to the dunes have improved my workout and made a difference. Challenge yourself. Try it and you'll keep coming back.

2  Thank Gordana V
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Great place to run up a moderate hill and get your heart rate going. Make sure you take water. Safe and easy for little ones also.

1  Thank sallygutierrez
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

I'm one of those who remember the days when the dune was open to everyone. No more. Access to the actual sand dune is very restricted bye the MB Parks dept, and requires paid reservations. The adjacent staircases are free for public access. So ore...More

2  Thank EAWH77
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Venita W
4 July 2016|
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Adults still need to make a reservation and pay. Children do not.