On May 18, 2016, the Amgen Tour of California will find its way through picturesque Morro Bay, an area known for its coastal-range mountain biking and has become an international bicycle-touring destination along the iconic Highway 1.
Cycling enthusiasts have long known that one of the best areas to pedal through and around is the Central Coast of California. But the question is: What’s the best terrain when you want to get moving? Whether you have a taste for leisurely roads or demanding trails, whether you’re rolling solo or biking with the family, whether you’re an elite cyclist or simply seeking some exercise, cycling options are plentiful in and around Pismo Beach.
If you are truly serious about being one with nature and pushing yourself to the limit, consider these popular Central Coast areas to ride (and hike, and run):