Entries Tagged as U.S. - California

A California Bike Overnight at Big Basin Redwoods State Park

A short road ride to Big Basin Redwoods State Park inspired me to return that evening with my mountain bike and bikepacking bags for a bike overnight shake down of my gear.

Rolling on California’s American River Parkway

Rolling from downtown Sacramento to Folsom, CA, the American River Parkway trail, or the Jedediah Smith Memorial Trail, covers 32 miles and makes a great choice for a bike overnight.

Ventura to Ojai, CA and an Airbnb Yurt

My girlfriend and I rode from our home in Ventura, CA to Ojai, CA to stay overnight in a yurt we found on Airbnb.

Mount Wilson Micro-Adventure

Bikepacking California’s Angeles National Forest with almost no cars: up Mount Wilson, down to Red Box, camp at Valley Forge, and back on the Mt. Lowe Railroad Trail.

The Rhythm of Nature is Exquisite

This bike overnight went so well, it kept going all week. Travel with Lindsay along the Pacific Coast Highway from Hollywood, CA, north to Carpinteria State Beach.

Angel Island! Isolation in view of San Francisco.

We rode the ferries with our bicycles and visited Angel Island State Park, the largest natural island in the San Francisco Bay, for a bike overnight.

Three Days in Death Valley

Ron Norton lives in California and made an early morning drive to Death Valley National Park for three beautiful days of riding and two nights in campgrounds.