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Address: Parallel to Highway 33, Ventura, CA
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nice, quiet, beautiful terrain

The completed bike path really goes through a beautiful area, but there are several roadway crossings, so slow down for those and watch for cars. There is a slight incline during... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
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Santa Monica, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

The completed bike path really goes through a beautiful area, but there are several roadway crossings, so slow down for those and watch for cars. There is a slight incline during much of it, but most of it is relatively flat or easy to climb. Several good places to eat once you get into Ojai.

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Ventura, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Start at San Pedro turn in at Surfer's Point and can go all the way to Ojai. This is a beautiful, well maintained path that shows the awesome diversity Ventura County has to offer. Be aware of your surroundings however, as a number of less than savory characters hang out along the path at the beach and for the first... More 

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Ventura, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This path is wonderful for bike riding. It gets alittle scary in some parts, if you are alone. Deserted areas. But have ridden it up to Ojai and then rode to soule park. Great excercise. Avoid mid summer, unless you like heat...

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Gentle slope up from Ventura to Ojai. Very few road crossings. very nice scenery, even through the town of Ojai.

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Ventura, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is an easy ride from Foster Park to Ojai for breakfast and coast back or from the Ventura State beach for a longer ride. Safe all paved trail.

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Ventura, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Scenic path taking you up to Ojai from Ventura. Some parts of the path have some roots making the path bumpy. Some stop signs at road crossings. A gentle steady climb all the way up. About 20 miles on way.

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Quincy, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Technically, this is 2 trails: the newer Ventura River Trail from Ventura to Foster Park, and the older Ojai Valley Trail from Foster Park to Ojai. Between Ventura and Foster Park, the trail is completely flat passing the back yards of residences and quasi industria areas and even what looks like a derelict oil refinery or chemical plant. Once past... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Runs from Ventura to Ojai with only moderate hills. The path runs through some areas that is quite beautiful and away from traffic

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Bonita, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Bike rentals along to boardwalk are inexpensive and the people watching is worthwhile. It takes about 45 minutes, easy ride, to ride the entire stretch just along the beach and back.

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Malibu, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Ojai to Ventura Paved Bike Path is amazing! Entirely separate from the road, except where cross major street. Shaded in many spots. Possible to ride down to the beach 16 miles from Ojai. The ride back is well graded with lots of spots to take a breather if needed. If one rides to the Beach and then does not wish... More 

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