Figueroa Mountain

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Start from downtown Los Olivos heading southeast. Ride the route counter clockwise as it’s less steep and a dirt road section on Happy Canyon Road is better handled going up than down. This 40-mile loop climbs relentlessly offering great views along the route. It’s the signature ride of the Santa Ynez Valley. Linger near the summit where you’ll enjoy vistas … Read More

Gibraltar

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Where can you ride from the beach to the mountains in a single day? It’s not a trick question. Here’s the quintessential example, Gibraltar Road. For the ultimate experience, begin at the Dolphin Fountain at Stearns Wharf. Follow the bike lanes on State Street; your climb begins at The Mission. Need it be said? This is a 2 water bottle … Read More