Self-Guided Bike Routes

Golden Gate Bridge to Sausalito / Tiburon view-map-button

  2-3 hours |   8 miles |    Beginner to novicechoose-bike-button

Sights You’ll See:
Starting in one of the only true Fisherman’s Wharfs left in America you will be lead on a journey along the coast to see sea lions, dolphins, military forts, wave & wind organs and San Francisco’s most elegant of neighborhoods.  As you cycle your way to and over The Golden Gate Bridge, photographing every moment, take in the unique topography and skylines that will lead you from one waterfront to the next.  Once over the “International Orange” Golden Gate Bridge, coast downhill into sunny Sausalito to catch a ferry back, with the bike.

City Coast to Golden Gate Parkview-map-button

  3-5 hours |   8 miles (1-way) – 13 miles (roundtrip) |    Moderatechoose-bike-button

Sights You’ll See:
Starting in Fisherman’s Wharf, ride along the city waterfront past Aquatic Park, Fort Mason, Marina and Presidio neighborhoods, around the Palace of Fine Arts and into the Presidio. Wide bike lane that cuts right into Golden Gate Park where riders can visit Stow Lake, the Conservatory of Flowers, Arboretum/ Botanical Gardens, Shakespeare Garden and Japanese tea Gardens. Visit two world class museums, take in the beach, what more can you ask of a bike ride? Riders have the option to drop the bike at our Golden Gate Park location.

Urban Tourview-map-button

  3-5 hours |   15 miles |    Moderatechoose-bike-button

Sights You’ll See:
Explore the back alleys of North Beach’s “Little Italy” and take photos up-close of the Transamerica Pyramid. See Barbary Coast and San Francisco’s historical supper clubs; ride around the Giant’s AT&T Ballpark; visit the culturally rich Mission, Castro and Haight Ashbury neighborhoods. Cruise Nopa and take in the charming Painted Ladies of Alamo Square, the Civic Center and Polk Gulch- San Francisco’s original gay neighborhood- and finish you ride on the waterfront in Aquatic Park.

Golden Gate Park Loopview-map-button

  2-3 hours |   8 miles |    Beginnerchoose-bike-button

Sights You’ll See:
Loop through Golden Gate Park visiting one, two, three (!) museums, and the Japanese Tea Garden. Circle around Stow Lake and stop for a bite to eat before heading out to hug a tree and feed the bison. Bike the coastal bike trail and visit the Cliff House and Sutro Bath remains before looping back to the bike shop.

Golden Gate Park to GG Bridge and Backview-map-button

  2-3 hours |   10 miles |    Moderatechoose-bike-button

Sights You’ll See:
After taking in all that you can in Golden Gate Park, why not bike the Golden Gate Bridge? We have the best route to cut through the city on safe designated bike lanes before winding through the historic and majestic Presidio with its mammoth trees and world class viewpoints. Cycle down the bridge and back on wide bike path before finding your way back to the Park or, return to our shops on the waterfront!

Golden Gate Park to SF Waterfrontview-map-button

  2 hours |   5 miles |    Beginnerchoose-bike-button

Sights You’ll See:
From our Haight location, you can view Victorian homes, shop high-end vintage clothing shops, venture to the Grateful Dead house, and bike through the beautiful, tree-filled Panhandle. Enjoy sweeping views of Alamo Square and the Painted Ladies before riding across town through City Hall, Polk Gulch, and the triumphant denouement of the city’s cool waterfront. Riders have the option to drop the bike at our Fisherman’s Wharf location.