In the book, How to Cycle, published in 1892, Dr. K.K. Doty wrote that “Cyclers see considerable more of this beautiful world than any other class of citizens. A good bicycle, well applied, will cure most ills this flesh…

There are multiple gates that enter into 17 Mile Drive. One convenient gate coming from Monterey is at 2032 Sunset Drive, Pacific Grove. Description 17 Mile Drive is considered one of the most beautiful drives in the world. However,…

Merritt Street, Castroville  to Forrest Avenue, Pacific Grove seemonterey.com Description Stretching 18 majestic miles from Castroville on down through Pacific Grove, this waterfront (and car-free!) trail is an ideal way to Monterey and beyond sans gas guzzler. The Southern Pacific…

96 Mitchell Canyon Road Clayton, CA 94517 www.parks.ca.gov (925) 837-2525 Description The Devil went down to California—he was looking for a view of the world. Presiding over Contra Costa County, Mt. Diablo may not stand all that tall, but…

1522 Park Street Alameda, CA 94501 (510) 522- 0070 alamedabicycle.com Description Meet the small bike shop with the huge heart. Alameda Bicycle only has six bikes—total—available for rent (advanced reservations are advised), but this family-run bike shop also sells…