Traveling doesn’t mean sacrificing your fitness game, especially in Torrance! Put your favorite activity tracker on and get outside. Torrance has some of the best weather in California with temperatures rarely dropping below 71 degrees, so logging steps couldn’t be easier!
Torrance Beach is the city’s most remarkable hidden gem that stretches for 1.5 miles and guarantees you at least 3,000 steps. Challenge yourself to a game of beach volleyball for some bonus steps.
Local Tip: Want to score even more activity points? Get on a bike and hit The Strand, a paved beach bike path that starts in Torrance and takes you 22 miles along the coast to the north.
Torrance is home to one of the largest malls in the U.S., Del Amo Fashion Center. This state-of-the-art, multi-level complex features more than 2.5 million square feet of shopping so you can enjoy a true SoCal luxury shopping experience while completing your daily move goal without much effort.
Catch a free Walking Tours of Historic Old Torrance every fourth Sunday through October. This docent-led tour takes you through historic sites and landmarks, film locations and more while you log eight blocks of steps.
Curious about nature? Take a docent-led hike at the Madrona Marsh Preserve & Nature Center every fourth Saturday and Sunday of the month to get the full scoop on more than 320 bird species habituating the park. The preserve is one of the only vernal wetlands in Southern California and is a truly unique experience.
If you’re a movie buff, you’ll recognize many spots throughout Torrance that have appeared in hundreds of TV shows and films, such as Boogie Nights; Beverly Hills, 90210; Buffy the Vampire Slayer and more. Take a self-guided tour of film locations and curate your list based on your walking goal for the day.
Don’t forget to treat yourself after all that walking! Luckily, Torrance is home to 400+ eateries and 12 breweries.
Are you in? Charge your step-counting gadget and plan your trip today.