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26-Mile Bike Path

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Activities: Biking, Jogging, Inline skating
Description: Starting at the Santa Monica pier, this is a popular path for biking...
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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Electric Bicycle Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beach

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really nice ride an loads of sunny fun, best way to see to see santa monica and venice beaches..........

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

really nice ride an loads of sunny fun, best way to see to see santa monica and venice beaches..........

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

We were fortunate enough to have free bikes included in our stay at a local hotel so we got up early and took advantage of this. it was a lovely sunny morning and already busy. we had a wicked morning! Lots of things to see and lots of interesting people! one of our favourite things that we did whilst on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Hire a bike, trike, blades or skateboard and head off to find the best, a strangest, of what CA has to offer. You'll see muscle beach, Venice beach skate parks, a wonder if street entertainers and street market place. You'll even be able to get a free assessment from Dr Green. Amazing.

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Cornville, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Such a great way to see the sites along the beach and boardwalk and get excersise. You can rent bikes or skates all along the boardwalk and the pier for those that want to bike together they have the bike for two. I love to walk and take it all in, as you go along there is people singing and... More 

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Manchester
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Beware, you have to go 4 miles on road behind the marina to carry past Venice beach. If you have young kids you probably will not want to do this.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Great bike ride. The path is well maintained (less so when you get to Venice), flat, easy to ride, with beautiful views of the beach and ocean.

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Yuma, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Rented bikes near the Santa Monica pier and rode the entire length of the bike path. Tons of cool sights and sounds, from Muscle Beach to the skate park. Sometimes it gets a little congested and may be difficult for smaller children to bike on, my kids are older and managed to enjoy the ride. Stopped a number of places... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Balmy breezes. Wide and open bike lanes. Lots of happy people hanging out at a sweet beach in a great town, Santa Monica. What's not to like?

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Lancaster
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

My favorite part of our visit to Venice Beach was riding our bicycles along the beach. It was a fun ride from Venice Beach Pier to the Santa Monica Pier. You pass by Muscle Beach, various shops and street performers. None of the homeless people bothered us during the week we were there. There are restrooms along the way and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

My husband, my 19 yr. old son & myself made reservations sight unseen for the RV Park @ Dockweiler state park for only 3 nights. We loved the bike path. You can go at your own pace. Everyone very nice & courteous on the path. Absolutely mean to do this again.

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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 coaster. Inland from the beach, Third Street Promenade bustles with shoppers and street performers, where every block seems to have a musical or acrobatic act drawing crowds giving Santa Monica both the feeling of a laid-back beach town and a major commercial hub.
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