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Bike the Coast – Taste the Coast

Popular cycling event in Oceanside that’s fun for the whole family. All riders welcome! 

Join riders of all levels and ages while experiencing the best of the Southern California beaches and surf towns as you ride routes of 25, 50 or 100 miles. Everything starts and finishes on the beach at the spectacular venue of the Oceanside Pier with food, music, expo shopping and fun!

Get out and explore our beautiful city by bike! Oceanside is designated a bicycle friendly city by the League of American Bicyclists. Whether you are riding a beach cruiser or collecting miles wearing spandex, Oceanside is a great place to ride a bike. If you’re looking to take your family on an active family vacation or are looking for unique bike tours, considering joining us in Oceanside for this fun ride that’s appropriate for all skill levels. 

For detailed information including registration fees, times, and routes, please visit the Bike the Coast – Taste the Coast website.

Welcome to Oceanside Bike the Coast – Taste the Coast participants!

We’re so excited to have you join us in Oceanside for this innovative event. We want planning your time with us to be as easy as possible so we’ve arranged for some special room rates that you can view below. However, if you feel that those options don’t quite meet your needs then feel free to read more about our Oceanside Lodging. If you want to explore a little bit more about we offer as a destination, then request to have an Oceanside Visitor Guide mailed out to you prior to your arrival.

Traveling with a Group?

Bike the Coast – Taste the Coast in Oceanside  is a great experience for friends and family to get together and enjoy as a group.  Depending on the size of your group, Visit Oceanside may be able to assist you in finding the perfect location for your group to stay together or find a venue for a group celebration after the event. Bike the Coast – Taste the Coast is also a wonderful teambuilding opportunity. Get your office mates together and plan your next corporate retreat in Oceanside! Contact our Group Travel Department for more information. 

Lodging Options

UPDATE: Oceanside hotels and vacation rentals are filling up fast. Click here to see properties currently available

McLain Properties (vacation homes and condos)


SpringHill Suites Oceanside Beachfront Hotel


SpringHill Suites by Marriott Oceanside – Host Hotel 

110 N Myers St, Oceanside, CA 92054 | (760) 722-1003

Located in heart of downtown Oceanside within walking distance of beach, pier, activities, and restaurants. Your stay includes complimentary hot breakfast buffet, wifi, 24 hour fitness center, rooftop pool, mini fridge, microwave, safe, and coffee maker.

Southern California Beach Club


Southern California Beach Club: 121 South Pacific Street, Oceanside, CA 92054 | (877) 351-3854 


Wyndham Oceanside Pier Resort: 333 N. Myers Pier Resort, Oceanside, CA 92054 | (760) 901-1200

Plan & Play

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