Taking a bike ride is an excellent way to explore the vibrant community of Pacific Beach and the surrounding area. The area is chock-full of bike trails for you to discover; there’s nothing quite like enjoying a ride and feeling the fresh sea breeze cool you off. If you don’t have a bike with you, you’re in luck; there are plenty of excellent bike rental businesses in the Pacific Beach area that can help you get on the fantastic trails in no time.
The team at Bluewater Vacation Homes enjoys cruising the Pacific Beach area by bike, so we’ve put together a list of the best bike rentals and trails in the area. Make the most of your trip to Pacific Beach by checking out these bike rental businesses and hitting these incredible trails.
Pacific Beach and the surrounding area have a thriving biking community. As such, you’ll find plenty of bike rental businesses where you can rent a bike for a few hours or the entire day. These bike rental businesses include:
However, that’s only the beginning. There are a plethora of bike rental shops in the area, and any of them should be able to help you get peddling around Pacific Beach in no time.
Once you’re ready to roll, it’s time to consider what trails you’ll want to visit. Mission Bay Bike Path is the most popular trail in the area. This 12-mile paved trail will take you by all of Mission Bay’s public parks. You’ll also follow a portion of the San Diego River. The Mission Bay Bike Path provides a leisurely yet scenic ride.
Another popular option is the Mission Beach Boardwalk. Pass by shops, restaurants, and the Belmont Park Amusement Park as you ride along this busy boardwalk. And if you want to hit the beach, you’ll be cycling by many public beach access points. Keep in mind, the boardwalk is typically busy with walkers, so expect to take things slow.
If you’re looking for one location with more than one bike trail, check out Mission Trails Regional Park. Just a short drive from busy downtown, this park is a mountain biker’s paradise. Father Junipero Serra Trail is a pleasant 2.5-mile ride for cyclists of all skill levels. For a more adventurous option, check out the San Diego River Crossing Trail, a 3.6-mile loop that offers gorgeous views of the mountains.
As you can see, there’s a lot of excellent biking to experience in Pacific Beach. If you need a place to stay close to all of these incredible trails and rental shops, Bluewater Vacation Homes can help. We have San Diego vacation houses for rent, including houses in lovely Pacific Beach. Please browse our rental listings online, and contact us at 858-605-1497.