We believe the best way to discover a place is on the seat of a bicycle. We are all about providing fun & authentic experiences in our cute seaside town of Santa Cruz which is why we love leading this bike ride! We'll show you the best natural features and stunning views along with awesome local stops to tap into the local NorCal culture...all with minimal hills! These rides are guided by friendly locals with backgrounds in hosting.
This curated "best of Santa Cruz" ride includes some spectacular sights. After meeting your local guides at the bike shop we'll go over safety, route details and bike fitting. Departing from downtown creates the perfect 8-mile loop-ride with minimal hills. First stop: the Santa Cruz Wharf with views of the Boardwalk and surrounding beaches. Mingle with the locals: sea lions, otters and at certain times dolphins and whales! Other ride highlights include: • Iconic surf spots including Steamer Lane • West Cliff Drive's beautiful architecture & ocean views • A short walk through a butterfly sanctuary • Santa Cruz's hip west side with wine/beer tasting & shopping This 3-hour tour includes breaks every so often for fun info, photos, and time to connect with your super-friendly local guide over a croissant, coffee local ice-cream. We can see so much on a bike in a short time!