Bike Santa Monica: A Carefree Cycling Tour Of LA’s Most Beloved Beachside City

Look out, San Francisco; there’s a new Wiggle on the West Coast. Allow us to introduce you to one of the most laid back bike routes you’ll find in Los Angeles county. Winding its way for 3.5 miles… Read More


Will Rogers State Park: Biking Santa Monica’s Inspiration Loop Trail

If you didn’t grow up in the roaring 1920’s, chances are you might not be familiar with legendary ropesman Will Rogers. It’s okay, we won’t hold it against you. The Oklahoma cowboy turned Hollywood superstar was one of… Read More


Beyond Venice Blvd: A Neighborhood Bike Ride From Palms To Santa Monica

Venice Blvd has long been a cherished thoroughfare for LA cyclists. Though busy, its 13-mile length is predominantly bike-friendly, following a gently declining slope from downtown to the Pacific. In a gargantuan metropolis not particularly well known for… Read More


Marvin Braude Bike Trail: LA’s Long, Sandy Road To Torrance Beach

Although it technically constitutes one long, sinuous 21-mile path, LA’s famed Marvin Braude Bike Trail can essentially be divided into two parts: the northern half from Will Rogers Beach to the Venice Pier, and the southern half from… Read More


Ballona Creek Bound: Cycling LA’s Unsung Ballona Creek Bike Path

Just south of Marina del Rey there’s a concrete riverbed, dutifully draining its modest share of the LA Basin into the bottomless bowels of the Pacific. And while you may have heard of the Los Angeles River, and… Read More


Amalfi Drive To San Vicente: Biking Santa Monica’s Scenic Amalfi Loop

If you’ve ever driven along the Italian coast from Sorrento to Amalfi, your senses captivated by the chiseled green Lattari Mountains above and the azure waters of the Tyrrhenian Sea below, Santa Monica’s “Amalfi Loop” might seem a… Read More


Ocean Ave Santa Monica: A Classic Bike Ride To LA’s Marina Del Rey

So you’d like to pedal your rental bike from Santa Monica to Marina del Rey but you’d rather avoid the crowds on Marvin Braude, is that right? Well you’re in luck because, as it turns out, one of… Read More


Mandeville Canyon: A Bike Ride Up The Longest Climb In Brentwood, LA

When it comes to distance riding on the weekends, LA road cyclists have long turned to the Santa Monica Mountains. The range’s hidden trove of rugged climbs, back-road descents, and breathtaking coastal views make it ground zero for… Read More


Venice Pier Trail: Biking The Strand From Santa Monica To Venice Beach

Santa Monica likes to keep things simple: sun, sand, and the kind of cultural diversity that would make Portland feel like an L-train ride through East Brooklyn. The same can be said for its must-sees, which number in… Read More


Point Dume: Biking The Legendary PCH From Santa Monica To Malibu

California’s Pacific Coast Highway. It’s a road that has long captivated the imaginations of cyclists and road trippers alike. So much so, in fact, that the PCH is consistently ranked among the most beautiful drives in the United… Read More