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Good if You Go VERY VERY SLOW

The South Bay Bike Trail is an overcrowded bike trail that is suitable only if you are on a beach... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
FrequentTravler8
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Los Angeles
Cruised down to Venice

We rented some of the bird scooters and cruised down this path all the way to Venice. Nice ride... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Tom I
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Kauai, Hawaii
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The South Bay Bike Trail is an overcrowded bike trail that is suitable only if you are on a beach cruiser bike. DO NOT RIDE A ROAD RACE BIKE ON THIS TRAIL as you will crash from the sand on the path sand, baby strollers,...More

Thank FrequentTravler8
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We rented some of the bird scooters and cruised down this path all the way to Venice. Nice ride, safe, good fun!

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Reviewed May 2, 2018

A perfect way to end a day - walking along the beach, soaking up the sun, getting some fresh air and simply enjoying life

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Reviewed April 11, 2018

The South Bay Bicycle Trail runs for miles near or along the ocean and offers a good way to get some exercise and enjoy the sights and sounds of the beach front.

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Reviewed March 26, 2018

The reason you go to California for us is for strolls on the beach. This time we rocked it up and rented the local town bikes and took a ride on the this wonderful path. You share the path with with runners, walkers, strollers, rollerstkaters,...More

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Reviewed February 4, 2018

Come summer, nothing beats the Strand Bike Path!!! I love to ride in the early morning along the strand, go to breakfast and cruise. So fun, and so much to see!!

Thank Richard K
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Most of the trail is separate from "walkers" and cars. A real treat. Bicyclist of all ages can enjoy a safe, hassle free ride for miles.

Thank Sherrie L
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Reviewed January 21, 2018

We walked from Santa Monica to Venice Beach and back. Well I must say I have been to a number of placed in my time, but never experienced so many eclectic people in my life. From Rasta's to Punks to Mods to Gym Workout People....More

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Reviewed December 23, 2017

This is a great way to see the sights of the Santa Monica and Venice Beach areas. There are many things to see and you can ride for miles. A must do.

Thank Lisa R
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Reviewed November 11, 2017

I have been all over the world. 50+ countries, all 50 states, 9 of the 10 Canadian provinces. I was in Los Angeles in 1993 as a kid and remembered loving San Francisco, but hating LA. Those were the smog days. Still, I was 12...More

Thank Jimmy L
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Keisha206
March 17, 2018|
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Response from Sherrie L | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can. Near the pier at Santa Monica and in front of the Loews Hotel on the beach.
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Lswan21
February 24, 2018|
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Response from Sherrie L | Reviewed this property |
You can walk for miles if you like. As mentioned above, Santa Monica to Venice is about 45 minutes but you can venture beyond if you like (especially if on a bike) and go through Marina del rey and on to El Segundo Beach... More
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