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Ventura to Ojai Paved Bike Path

Parallel to Highway 33, Ventura, CA
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Ranked #1 of 18 attractions in Ventura
Type: Biking Trails
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English first
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 NEW

I love this trail. It's full of history and a ton of things to explore. Well done, Ventura, California!

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This is excellent if it is the sort of thing you are looking for. Not for road racers or for real mountain bikers, but perfect if you want a family ride or leisurely cruise from the coast up to ojai and back, or just do it one way and leave a shuttle car at the other end. If you do... More

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Midlothian, Virginia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

I live in Virginia but keep a bike in Ventura so I can do this ride. Best to go in the morning before Ojai gets too hot. I'll be back.

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New Jersey
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128 reviews 128 reviews
35 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We enjoyed walking along the beach on the path. Stop and watch the kite surfers at Surfers Point. Sit and enjoy the beach scene and watching the surfers catch a wave.

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Ventura
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I like being able to not have to constantly look over my shoulder for cars- and this trail is great for that- separated from autos- occasionally crossing paths with them- a good ride from the beach to Ojai. However- you will pass though some of the spots along the way actively processing/pumping oil. Industrial- old dilapidated buildings- or storage yards-... More

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Malibu, California
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153 reviews 153 reviews
27 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This path is manageable even for novice riders. The way to Ojai is a slow uphill grade; just take your time. Get to Ojai, walk around and have lunch, knowing it is downhill the whole way back. The path is one third industrial, two thirds beautiful. Shaded, smooth, not crowded (we were there on. Friday). A great activity for friends,... More

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Oxnard, CA
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58 reviews 58 reviews
11 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

This is a well maintained, paved bike path. Is it any easy uphill grade to Ojai and of course, easier going back. Pay attention, It can get a little busy on the week-ends as it is used by walker's, kids and animals. During the week I saw a bobcat hanging out in the shade on the edge of Ventura.

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Orange County, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

16 miles of well maintained trail with an excellent destination in Ojai. Scenic as you get near Ojai - not so much at the Ventura end. Modest incline on the way to Ojai, nice relaxing return back to Ventura. Links to other trails along beach.

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Ventura, CA
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100 reviews 100 reviews
25 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I've been riding this path sense it first began years ago. Now that it is done, you can ride from the beach at Ventura to the mountain hide away of Ojai. The city's and county have done a wonderful job of this project and we are proud of it. You can walk, jog, run or ride your bike and enjoy... More

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So. Calif. desert
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30 reviews 30 reviews
4 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Mountains 2 beach Marathon . Ran this path from Ojai down. great bike/running path. The top part is very nice, not so much near the bottom until you get to the beach path

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