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Awesome way to Explore the Waterfront Area

What an awesome day on the bike trail! A must do when visiting Santa Barbara. Hired an electric... read more

Reviewed yesterday
RocheMaree
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Hawera, New Zealand
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Great place to ride bikes, which are widely available for rent.

We enjoyed riding bikes we rented at our hotel on several occasions along Cabrillo. Motorists are... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
Tom W
,
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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“nice path” (3 reviews)
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Santa Barbara, CA
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What an awesome day on the bike trail! A must do when visiting Santa Barbara. Hired an electric cruiser style tandem from Pedego $129 for day rental. Not big on riding bikes but the electric boost was awesome...and such fun. Rode along the path past...More

Thank RocheMaree
Reviewed 29 July 2017

We enjoyed riding bikes we rented at our hotel on several occasions along Cabrillo. Motorists are mostly very accommodating. We stayed at the Hyatt, which is at the east end of Cabrillo, so riding bikes west to State street, Stern's Wharf, waterfront, restaurants and shops...More

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 22 July 2017

You can start this bike ride from near the zoo. It parallels the ocean for most of its length. It's hard to keep your eyes on the path since the ocean views are great. It problem is that the bike path is not long enough.

Thank ArtFr4
Reviewed 12 June 2017

The bike path is nicely paved and very safe for the entire family, even the little ones learning to ride. We started our ride around 9 am on a Saturday. There were still plenty of free parking on the street. I suggest you park on...More

Thank j_dub4040
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We enjoyed this bike path as pedestrians, and managed to stay clear of the cyclists. It was a great way to go between the boat harbor and Stearns Wharf. You also walked right next to the boats moored at the harbor, and went out to...More

Thank bsimosd
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The view of Ledbetter beach, the ocean, the islands, Shoreline park and the unique homes along this iconic bike path is without peer. It's a pretty long hill heading up towards the Mesa but a great and popular workout.

1  Thank jsdds2
Reviewed 5 April 2017

When we are in the area, we get up early every morning and run/walk along the bike path. It is a wonderful way to begin our daily adventures.

Thank mmrwc
Reviewed 29 March 2017

This is a wonderful experience to enjoy with children of all ages. Rent a "group" type family bike and take grandparents along. Not for city streets, but this bike path is safe and fun.

Thank sb-cre8art
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Hop on a bike and enjoy the view of the beach, ocean and sailboats. Make sure you stop at the Shoreline Cafe for drinks at the end of the day.

1  Thank buytravelnotstuff
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This is a wonderful investment. Thank you Santa Barbara. My guess is that it approximately three miles long.

Thank Deborah A
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bigbrowneyesbethesda
3 July 2015|
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Response from rosie9855 | Reviewed this property |
I noticed several but unfortunately I don't recall which ones. There are bike rentals around. I'd check the hotels flanking Carrillo and in a couple blocks and cal or check web sites under "hotel amenities". Good luck. It's... More
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Mary58th
1 February 2015|
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Response from oldfresno | Reviewed this property |
If you can se the previous answer, I concur. Wheels of fun is up State St. near the Cabrillo Blvd. area, which is the street running parallel to the beach near the wharf. It's wheely fun! 1.2 and 4 passenger bicycles... More
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