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Ventura to Ojai Paved Bike Path

Highway 33, Ventura, CA 93003
+1 805-652-1114
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This made me want to bring a bike on all road trips henceforth.

We were rolling through SoCal and came equipped with bikes. This trail was the perfect exercise... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Erin H
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California
Pleasant/Peaceful

This bike path is so calming to go down. The scenery is beautiful at spots. There are some inclines... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Elizabeth A
,
Oxnard, California
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“foster park” (23 reviews)
“easy ride” (12 reviews)
“great ride” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Highway 33, Ventura, CA 93003
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+1 805-652-1114
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were rolling through SoCal and came equipped with bikes. This trail was the perfect exercise after 5 hours in the vehicle. Great ride to Ojai & back. I only regret not leaving earlier in the day since we could have spent more time enjoying...More

Thank Erin H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This bike path is so calming to go down. The scenery is beautiful at spots. There are some inclines and declines, but not difficult.

Thank Elizabeth A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

One of the best bike trails in California. You can access it starting at Sanbuenaventura State Beach or downtown Ojai. It is a fairly gradual incline up to Ojai. The fun part is having lunch in Ojai before going back to Ventura, or the reverse...More

Thank Cavydad
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We rented bikes close to the trail, easy to follow, very few traffic crossings. Nice paved path along varied city and rural settings. Some beautiful flora and great mountain views, some parts edged by 8 foot chain link fencing. Very few restroom opportunities or places...More

Thank J S
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We had a great time following the trail from Ojai to Ventura. A long ride, but mostly flat or downhill from Ojai. The last 4 miles are kind of boring through the industrial section of Ventura, and almost completely flat. Just to note: 4 of...More

1  Thank 885Catherine885
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This scenic trail starting at the Ventura beach stretches from Ventura to Ojai taking you through Ventura’s historic “oil fields”. As you meander along you will pass through the remote community of Casitas Springs, home of Jonny Cash. Continuing on you will travel through Oak...More

3  Thank ishki12
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Pacific vibes all around while enjoying the ride. Capturing the California Vibes /// (get informed)•

1  Thank Al1111
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Just did this with my g/f last week, as part of a camping trip to Wheeler Gorge up in Ojai. It is a tiny bit tricky to find the trail's starting point in Ojai. There is a clearly-market location, on the east side of the...More

6  Thank santamonica811
Reviewed 31 May 2017

One of the gems of Ventura is the path up to (and back) Ojai. go as far as you want with very few traffic crossing so you can stay on pace. Watch out for runners which are numerous. Avoid biking here on Sunday of Memorial...More

3  Thank George R
Reviewed 28 May 2017

While real cycling aficionados will take issue with this choice, those of who are not as fast or prefer a more relaxing bike ride will appreciate the beautiful scenery and tranquil ride from Ventura to Ojai.

1  Thank Amy S
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elissabarnes
31 July 2016|
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Response from Jerry M | Reviewed this property |
I start in Ojai, yes on bike rentals in Ojai and I think also at or around the Ventura pier.
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Anne F
13 February 2016|
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Response from Jerry M | Reviewed this property |
Its paved! Road bike
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