Bike Trails Around LA with Scenic Views

 

 

Known for its scenic views, running all along the coast of beautiful California, you will find jaw-dropping views of sunny southern California beaches to tall ancient redwoods on the Pacific Coast Highway. Yes, it is a dream of many to travel this beautiful stretch of land, but realistically not many can map out the time to embark on this journey. Lucky for you we have a list of biking trails for you to enjoy the PCH and other scenic views alike! 

 

Point Dume - 

 

Giving you the opportunity to bike the breathtaking PCH from Santa Monica to Malibu, this 15-mile bike trail will not disappoint! You will get to admire the beautiful shades of blue the coast has to offer and if you’re lucky you’ll get to see the migrating grey whales. 

 

The Marvin Braude Bike Trail -

 

This is a 22 mile, paved bike trail starting in Santa Monica, traveling down south, ending in Torrance County Beach. With beautiful views and beaches along the way you can stop along the way in Venice, Marina Del Rey or Manhattan beach. The Marvin Braude trail allows you to enjoy a snippet of the PCH!

 

Cheeseboro Loop - 

 

If you’re into mountain biking, this trail has your name written all over it! This is a 13-mile loop trail that allows you to enjoy the wilderness of the Santa Monica mountains while taking on a moderate-level adventure. 

 

Ballona Creek Bike Path - 

 

From the city to the sea. This car-free bike path is a little over 7 miles long, taking you from Culver City straight into Playa del Rey. This is perfect for an early morning ride to the beach! 

 

Sources: 

https://www.spinlister.com/blog/point-dume-biking-legendary-pch-santa-monica-malibu/

https://laist.com/8-amazing-los-angeles-bike-rides

https://www.california.com/coolest-bike-trails-southern-california/

https://pacpark.com/marvin-braude-bike-trail/