Guided Tours | Santa Monica Bike Center

Bike rentals and guided bike and walking eco tours located one block from the beach. Secure bike parking and mechanic repair services. Xtracycle [...]

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August Newsletter

FEATURE: Sustainable Cycles, South of the Border You bike toured for three months through Mexico and the US to spread the word of Sustainable [...]

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Sweet Spots Bike Tour – Santa Monica Bike Center Reservations

Santa Monica has a sweet tooth! This guided tour takes you through Santa Monica’s premiere shopping district and landmark neighborhoods to the [...]

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Bike Center Debuts New Retail Space

This month, we completed an upgrade to our retail space and now provide a unique variety of European cycling lifestyle brands. The new selection [...]

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The Progress and Future of Santa Monica’s BAP

MERYL ELLINGSON, Santa Monica, CA Year’s end is always a time of celebration and reflection. 2016 was a turbulent year, but for the local cycling [...]

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Riding Hills For Hillary: Four Cyclists Ride Across America For Hillary Clinton

DARIUS POPENHAGEN, Santa Monica, CA On September 6, 2016, a group of 4 people left from Portsmouth, NH, and rode across America in support of [...]

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Measure M — How Could Your Vote Help Change The Future of Los Angeles?

DARIUS POPENHAGEN, Santa Monica, CA The Ferris wheel on the Santa Monica Pier, the Hollywood Sign and the Downtown L.A. skyline are some of the [...]

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New Jersey Man Rides to Mount Whitney for Charity

Bill Zuppa with his Jamis Aurora touring bike that has been used on his “Georgie Ride” since 1999. Santa Monica, CA – September [...]

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City of West Hollywood Approves Citywide Public Bikeshare Program

City of West Hollywood Approves Citywide Public Bikeshare Program  New Service will Deploy 150 ‘Smart Bikes’ in 20 Self-Service Stations in West [...]

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‘It’s Like Riding a Bike’ Means Nothing to These Adults Trying to Learn – THE WALL STREET JOURNAL

Santa Monica, Calif., has a thriving cycling culture, with an extensive network of bike lanes. A commuter bike-loan program facilitates cycling [...]

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