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Venice Berm Sledding Season 2013-4 Opens Today!

The yearly sand berms which help prevent winter waves from flooding Venice started getting put in place this morning. The berms and metal sand barriers prevent wind from covering the bike path and Ocean Front Walk usually stay up until March, but last year were taken down in February.

Venice Beach Berms picture by Rae Ray

While the sand berms do obstruct the view, kids love them! Berm Sledding Season is open! Grab a disk and get to it!

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Top picture by Ray Rae taken today! Second picture from last year!

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