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Eastbank Esplanade: Portland’s Can’t Miss Waterfront Bike Trail To The Springwater Corridor

If you’re looking for the ideal Portland bike trail, consider it found. No, this isn’t a classic case of clickbait hyperbole. Whether you’re talking about its accessibility, its location, its views, or its upkeep, the Eastbank Esplanade has… Read More

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Rocky Butte: A Bike Ride Up The Volcanoes Of East Portland

There are volcanoes in the city of Portland. It’s true: four of them, to be exact. They make up part of an extensive network of 32 shield volcanoes and lava cones stretching from Oregon to southwest Washington. Interestingly,… Read More

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Kelley Point Park: A Bike Ride To Portland’s Hidden Northern Beach

Roughly 10 miles northwest of the Pearl District, at the confluence of the Willamette and Columbia Rivers, sits one of Portland’s most secluded public beaches. Yes, you read that correctly. Though they may not offer miles of golden… Read More

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Valencia Street San Francisco: Biking The Mission To Market Street

Take some time to bike around San Francisco and you’ll quickly find that its trails are an apt reflection of the city’s overall eclecticism. Whether you prefer crushing the single track on Mount Sutro, burning your legs up… Read More

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Embarcadero SF: A Bike Ride Along The San Francisco Bay Trail

So you’re off to take that spiffy new rental bike for a spin on the Embarcadero, are you? A wise choice, as this 3-mile roadway constitutes one of the most cycle-friendly coastal stretches in San Francisco. To fully… Read More

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Bike The Bay: A Must-See One Day Cycling Tour In San Francisco

For such a modestly sized city, San Francisco certainly packs a wallop. Every year, approximately 25 million visitors pile into its 47 square miles, attracted as much by the treasure trove of recognizable landmarks as by the distinctly… Read More

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Twin Peaks San Francisco: A Bike Ride To The Best View In Central SF

Unlike the Spanish conquistadors of old, you’ll find no mammary jokes here when referencing the Twin Peaks of Central San Francisco. We at Spinlister prefer to take the high road. Minimal pun intended. Second in height only to… Read More

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Golden Gate Bridge Tour: An Unforgettable Bike Ride In San Francisco

Lovers of travel and adventure will tell you that there are a select few experiences so profound that they can’t help but leave an indelible mark on the human psyche. Witnessing a sunrise over Machu Picchu; tracing your… Read More

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Golden Gate Bridge Lookout: Biking San Francisco’s Hawk Hill Loop

So you’ve made it across the Golden Gate Bridge. Allow us to be the first to congratulate you on completing one of the most memorable bike rides in North America. Doubtless during your trek across this renowned International… Read More

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The Great Highway: Biking San Francisco’s Coastline And Sutro Baths

It’s hard to go wrong with a name like the Great Highway. Running north-south for 3.5 miles along the Pacific Coast of San Francisco, it’s a straight shot of pure beachy goodness from Fort Funston to Lands End…. Read More