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Starting at the Santa Monica pier, this is a popular path for biking, jogging and in-line skating along the Pacific Ocean.
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Loved this bike path. Rode in mornings up to Canyon Road intersection where path signals no bikes past a certain point, then back past the pier to Venice beach again where the path seems to divert you to a road to continue South. I think...More

Thank andrewjpatten
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Hired a bike from a reputable shop and headed out from Santa Monica Pier towards Venice Beach and Marina Del Rey. Took it easy taking in the sights. Fantastic way to start the day. It gets really busy later in the morning onwards at weekends...More

Thank YorkTraveller1962
Reviewed 5 days ago

It is a very safe area: safe for biking etc or simply walking. The views are also to die for and whether you are in Marina del Rey or simply walking towards Santa Monica, you have the ocean with the sand to one sand and...More

Thank TERRAvelista
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This paved walk/cycle lane is fantastic to have in such a busy tourist location. The paved cycle path is generally home to cyclists, walkers, runners, skateboarders, rollerbladers etc. The whole pathway is safe with pedestrian crossings over to the beach at safe locations. The pathway...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We've done the whole ride - in stages! It is best done on a week day as weekends are quite crowded. Easier to bike during week. Any time is a good time but fall and spring especially nice as the summer crowds have thinned and...More

1  Thank JWIL247
Reviewed 1 week ago

IF you do the whole 26 miles ....It is a long ride. It is equally fun to do portions of the bike path. It is best done on a week day as weekends are quite crowded...high speed bikers, children with poor bike control, walkers who...More

Thank femderm13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The bike path is well marked along the beach. When the path goes through Marina Del Rey it can be a little confusing. Heading down Washington turn right onto the path after the pond. Follow it along the park until you cross the street at...More

Thank Grant C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Until I developed a medical disability, I used the 26 mile bike path almost daily for two years and never got bored. The views of the ocean and the backdrop of the Malibu Hills are always delightful, and the trail is great for people watching....More

1  Thank Cornelius T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rent a bike - approx. $20 per day - and do the bike path. It takes you all along the beach in both directions. The path is pretty level so no particular fitness level is required. It was a great ride with beautiful views and...More

Thank Bossy075
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have done this ride 3 times in 4 years with the kids. Each time on holidays from Australia and not staying in Santa Monica. We make the trip from DTLA just for the ride . It is a must do ... again and again ......More

1  Thank Neulara
Santa Monica
Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a
balance as a tourist destination and as an area with a
thriving local culture. On the beach, bikers,
roller-bladers, runners and walkers move along the
famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles
weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa
Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
revelers scream with delight riding the roller
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29 May 2017|
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Response from Mauibeth | Reviewed this property |
They charge by the hour and no deposit--I think they just keep a credit card on file. And yes, some have a small basket. It's totally cheap, easy, and hassle free!
30 April 2017|
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Response from Jeanie H | Reviewed this property |
Why not use a Segway. I saw all sorts enjoying the Strand. Another option for you may be an electric bike. Safe and easy to use going the distance. Have fun!
29 April 2017|
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Response from Tatia C | Reviewed this property |
That's the beauty of it. You can begin anywhere you want. We started (logically) at the bike rental store and rode towards the ferris wheel, then turned around and rode towards Muscle Beach/Santa Monica Pier. There are... More