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Aways a gorgeous ocean view!

Perfect bike lane, safe, comfortable, not heavily traveled, gorgeous scenery, convenient way to get... read more

Reviewed April 9, 2018
doris s
Goleta, California
Ocean side bike path

It used to be that cyclists had to ride on the shoulder of the 101 but now there is this separated... read more

Reviewed December 6, 2017
Jim P
Cave Creek, Arizona
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Apr 9, 2018
“Aways a gorgeous ocean view!”
Jan 22, 2018
“beautiful Class A bike path”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed April 9, 2018

Perfect bike lane, safe, comfortable, not heavily traveled, gorgeous scenery, convenient way to get from Carp to Ventura for a lunch or dinner date out. Easy to maneuver, and most enjoyable. One can travel the speed one is comfortable to do so and go, or...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank doris s
Reviewed January 22, 2018

right next to the ocean, safe from freeway traffic, although the bike path seems a little narrow, especially when riding with a larger group.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed December 6, 2017

It used to be that cyclists had to ride on the shoulder of the 101 but now there is this separated bike path that runs next to the ocean and can get spray if the surf is really heavy. It is several miles long and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Jim P
Reviewed October 11, 2017

This is excellent for a bike ride. There is nothing better than being able to bike right next to the ocean! It is a good workout, fun and safe!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Campitos
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Nice easy ride for family and friends. No big hills, and protected from the freeway. Good workout, and great view of the ocean

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Ranger50
Reviewed January 27, 2017

Great ride for anyone including kids as it is pretty level and protected from the highway. Going South get off at Rincon Point Rd for a parking lot right at the start. Several places to stop and view the beach. You can ride all the...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank SantaBarbTravelers
Reviewed January 5, 2016

This is a great path that is flat and easy. It can be as long as you like, up to 6 miles, I believe.We enjoyed stopping at Rincon Point to watch the surfers.

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank tym4zin
Reviewed December 8, 2015

This bike trail has just been constructed along the Rincon south of Carpinteria. The views of the Channel Islands and the coast are spectacular as the beach and waves are right beside you. The route is dead flat and paved in concrete. The trail is...More

Date of experience: December 2015
8  Thank frqentravlr
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May 29, 2018|
Response from frqentravlr | Reviewed this property |
When you complete the bike trail from Ojai to Ventura, the trail ends on North Olive. Take a right on North Olive to West Main where you will take another right. On West Main continue for a bit more than a block and you will... More
April 17, 2018|
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Response from ferdferd | Reviewed this property |
The bike trail from the edge of Ventura to Bates Road at the edge of Carpinteria is all open. The mud flows did not affect this section of the bike trail OR the 101 freeway. The roads that are closed are in Carpinteria... More
August 8, 2017|
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Response from ferdferd | Reviewed this property |
I would not travel that fast on any bike path in the area (only on wider, open roads). You are dealing with experienced and novice riders on these bike paths. Better to be safe and not go extremely fast.