Santa Rosa Road

Moderate

If you hit half of the local wineries and tasting rooms, you’ll never finish your ride: Alma Rosa, Terravant, Pench Ranch, Spear, Clos Pepe – and you’re not halfway yet. After lunch in Lompoc you’ll return via Santa Rosa Rd you’ll pass D’Alfonso & Curran, Sanford, Fiddlestix, LaFond, and Thorne near the end of this ride. Film buffs will enjoy … Read More

Ventura, Santa Paula, Ojai loop

Challenging

Do the work, put in the effort and after 9 miles of up you’ll be rewarded with a long downhill all the back to your starting point. This challenging loop ride offers spectacular views as you crest and enter the Ojai Valley. As you make the turn and head south to Ventura jump on the off-road Ojai Valley Trail that … Read More

Ojai’s Sulpher Mountain

Challenging

Ojai

Have you been to Ojai? It’s a jewel with great places to stay, golf, shop, dine and ride your bike, of course. Try this workout ride – yes, many say it’s misspelled, but it’s consistently misspelled. Ten miles up?! Think of the views!

Mountain Drive

Challenging

Mountain Drive views

A great morning wake up ride! You’ll get your heart started – a tidy 16.4 miles long, this ride takes you up 800 feet above Santa Barbara for spectacular views from winding Mountain Drive. Your descent passes through upscale Montecito’s gated estates, historic hotels, and dining venues. Return to the start past Santa Barbara Cemetery, the Bird Refuge, and East … Read More

Mesa Loop

Easy

The Boathouse

Want lunch at the beach? Try this easy loop ride. Start from the AMTRAK Station heading up State Street. Take Victoria to enjoy a quiet street to the bike/ped bridge over the freeway. Zigzag through westside neighborhoods on your way to the Boathouse on Hendry’s Beach. Come back with the easy climb up over the Mesa then down Shoreline Drive.