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26-Mile Bike Path

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Address: Santa Monica, CA
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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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We did the whole path and loved it! Stopping en route for food and drinks. A beautiful way to experience the coast.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

We did the whole path and loved it! Stopping en route for food and drinks. A beautiful way to experience the coast.

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Ronneby, Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

We'll all been there, found a nice beach and want to take a run or riding a bike, but as we all know, it's really hard to ride a bicycle in the sand. The solution is a 26-mile bike path that runs next to the beach so you can get the feeling on being on the beach, see the ocean... More 

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Parker, Colorado
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

Beautiful views of the beach and ocean, though watch for pedestrians crossing. Clean public restrooms and drinking fountains near the north end of the path.

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London
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Great chance to cruise with the beautiful - and not so beautiful - people. No need to exert yourself. We mooched after a late start and still made it from the Santa Monica Pier down to Manhattan Beach and back over an afternoon, spinning tales as we did so about the occupants of the beachfront houses and apartments. Plenty of... More 

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Loved going for some early morning activities!!! I didn't have any dislikes! In fact, there are so many fun things to do along this great area. You can even meditate and enjoy the peacefulness of the ocean.

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Canton, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

We all enjoyed our walk alongside (and on it when necessary) from the pier for a few miles. There's just no place like this on the east coast where we live, and it was very enjoyable! The breeze, the people watching, and gorgeous views are all amazing here! We are planning another longer trip to this area, so we can... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

We do about 22 miles of the 26...we turn around at Will Rogers beach then ride back thru Venice, the Marina, Dockwieler, Manhattan, Hermosa, Redondo down to Torrance beach. Each community is unique with plenty to see. Lots of good food stops. Water and bathrooms along the way. Most of the way you are right along side the ocean. Fantastic... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

What a wonderful way to get in a little exercise . We hired bikes for an hr and cycled to Venice beach . Stopping at a cafe playing jazz along the way . There are unfortunately a few cyclist who are going to fast and want to get past you without prior warnings

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I was on the bike path today in Santa Monica, just before the 4th of July weekend. It is crowded but fun. I've lived on or near the path for over 30 years. If you are into a fast bike ride get up early in the morning and start at the north end and go all the way to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Great way to Spend a few hours, parked at Santa Monica pier and walked along down to Venice beach, great vibe and lots of people Watching.

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Address: Santa Monica, CA
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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 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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