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Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals and Tours

Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, CA 94109
+1 415-202-8888
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US$55.00*
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Bike the Golden Gate Bridge: San Francisco to Sausalito
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US$36.00*
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Bike the Bridge! At Blazing Saddles Bike Rental and Tours we want our guests to come away from a day on our bikes feeling as if they have just experienced the very best that our city has to offer. Whether it is a local resident enjoying our state of the art equipment or a visitor seeing the city for the first time, we encourage our riders to enjoy the bike friendly environment of San Francisco. Blazing Saddles was one of the first in the industry to develop a proprietary map of suggested routes and points of interest, and we have been a major pioneer in promoting cycling through the Presidio National Park, over the Golden Gate Bridge and into Sausalito and Tiburon. All of our seven locations in San Francisco have easy access to a car-free bike path that winds around the city by the bay. We have the largest fleet of bikes in San Francisco, including state of the art electric bikes, tandems and kids' bikes. We also have high performance road and mountain bikes for those who want to explore Golden Gate National Recreation Area and Mt. Tamalpais State Park. We rent bikes 365 days a year and are open at 8am every day. For those that want something more, we offer a daily tour with a friendly and knowledgeable guide. No reservations necessary.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, CA 94109
Fisherman’s Wharf
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Brilliant staff! The girls who helped us book up were chatty, knowledgeable and helpful. They made you feel comfortable and helped with any questions we had. The bikes were a little squeaky and could do with some fine tuning but they got us over the...More

Thank Nathan C
Reviewed 2 days ago

We rented from Blazing Saddles because there was a Groupon special. We did get pretty good deal for 24 hrs. rental but who wants to keep the bike overnite when you have to take the bike with you back to your hotel. The bikes were...More

Thank NatalieMaryland
Reviewed 2 days ago

Good points: - Our bikes were OK, and helmets too - the ride over the bridge and down into Sausalito (nothing to do with this company) - When we returned our bikes the staff were friendly (see below about the rest of the staff) Bad...More

Thank Simon C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Booked bikes the same day. Arrived and had all bikes sorted in about 10 mins. Really helpful staff. Cycling on specific route meant the kids were safe. Did do a bit of pushing bike up the hills but not much...kids actually found it harder holding...More

Thank kevin_atkin
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Sightseeing whilst keeping fit with a relaxing ferry trip back, highly recommend biking the bridge to Sausalito and stopping for iced coffee before returning by ferry with bikes. My fitness level was tested as I was biking with my teenage boys who are both very...More

Thank zoeliana
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a fabulous day renting electric bikes from Blazing Saddles and riding across the Golden Gate Bridge to Sausalito, we even saw whales! Having never used e-bikes before, the staff ensured we were well prepared with a full orientation to both the bikes and...More

Thank zoeyryan
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We (2 adults 2 teenage girls) found Blazing Saddles to be very friendly and helpful. Good induction, and they made sure we knew where we were going. My wife's bike had a problem near the Golden Gate Bridge and they had a van ready to...More

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blazingsaddlesteam, Manager at Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals and Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for recommending our company. We're delighted you had a positive experience on our bikes and enjoyed eating at Joinery. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again next time you are in SF!

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We arrived when the shop was just opening so after some sorting out we got our bikes. The guys were very good, making sure we knew the operation of the gears and the locks etc and also giving us a huge amount of information about...More

Thank andhewittscores
blazingsaddlesteam, Manager at Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals and Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We love to read reviews like yours. We do our best to make this trip as fun, easy, and memorable as possible. Sounds like you were 100% satisfied with your experience. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again in the future.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

John was an excellent guide showing us the way from Fisherman's wharf across the bridge and into Sausalito. 10:00 tour gets you to Sausalito just before 1:00. Pros: Stopped at appropriate intervals for breaks and pics and provided historic info without droning on and on;...More

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blazingsaddlesteam, Manager at Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals and Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to post a review! We're so glad you were pleased with your guided tour experience and enjoyed having John as your guide. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again!

Reviewed 6 days ago

Rented x4 bikes in August from near Fishermans Wharf, the first shop on Jefferson street wanted $100 deposit on each bike. We walked away from this and as directed by them went to their other shop on Hyde street around the corner which only charges...More

Thank gueststay216
blazingsaddlesteam, Manager at Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals and Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We're sorry to hear you were not 100% satisfied with your experience with our company. The deposit you refer to is not actually a charge but a credit card authorization. It is released by the cardholder’s bank when the equipment is returned. I hope this...More

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briannabartley
21 May 2017|
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Response from Greta W | Reviewed this property |
How early you start out depends on how long you want to ride. We started at 9 AM, downtown, and rode through Haight-Ashbury, Golden Gate Park and Oceanpoint before heading across the bridge. It took us five hours... but... More
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Linda_Le82
Hi, We will be staying 3 nights in San Fran from 1st January 2017. Just wondering what the weather would be like riding around on the 1st or 3rd January?! Will it be too cold to ride around?! As we wanted to visit Sausalito, there were lots of review to bike on route along the Golden Gate Bridge to Sausalito. We can hang around the area for a few hours before heading back via ferry to San Fran. How long will it take for us to ride from the Golden Gate Bridge to Sausalito? On your website, it also mentions that we don't need to book as there are plenty of bikes for hire. Is this correct? That way we can suss out how we are feeling after a very long flight. This will be our very 1st trip to the US and also renting out a bike if needed. Looking forward to it all. Thanks in advance for answering my question.
28 November 2016|
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Response from BlazingSaddleSF | Property representative |
Hello, We are looking forward to your first visit to San Francisco! Here in the city we are blessed with pretty mild weather year round, however it can vary day to day, so we always suggest carrying a couple layers with... More
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lovefiji1971
12 September 2016|
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Response from blazingsaddlesteam | Property representative |
Hi there, I can definitely help you out with this one! Unfortunately, we do not have any shops in Sausalito for you to drop off your bikes at. The good news is, however, that the tickets we give you prior to departure are... More
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