Bike the Coast Oceanside Bike travel tourism copyright Rich Cruse
Bike the Coast Bike Group Travel Copyright Rich Cruse

Bike the Coast 

November 2, 2019

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 7, 15, 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 website.

Event Website

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Directions

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Lodging Deals

Wyndham Oceanside Pier Resort
Welcome to Oceanside Bike 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.

Bike the Coast for Groups

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Bike the Coast in Oceanside is a great experience for friends and family to get together and enjoy as a group. Cycling clubs and fitness groups looking for a bike-friendly destination should plan to travel to Oceanside for the Bike the Coast event. Due to the various routes available, it’s perfect for all fitness abilities and goals. You’re even permitted to bring pretty much any type of cycle, including pedal assisted and e-bikes. Don’t have a bike or don’t want to hassle with it when traveling? Either ship your bike out ahead of time or rent your choice of bike in Oceanside. Our Race Resources provide a list of how to get started.

Bike the Coast is also a wonderful teambuilding and team bonding opportunity or addition to your corporate wellness program. Get your office mates together and plan your next corporate retreat in Oceanside! 

Don’t forget to ask about Bike the Coast’s group rates and specials.

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. Contact our Group Travel Department for more information. 

 

Lodging Packages and Deals

2019 Bike the Coast Oceanside Hotel Specials

SpringHill Suites Oceanside (Host Hotel)

SpringHill Suites Oceanside Beachfront Hotel110 N Myers St, Oceanside | (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.

Courtyard by Marriott Oceanside

Courtyard by Marriott3501 Seagate Way, Oceanside |  (760) 966-1000

  • Rate: $139 night +tax
  • Minimum Stay Requirement: N/A
  • Distance to Starting Line: 6.8 Miles – 1/2 mile to Sprinter*
  • Hotel Contact: Susan Dell – 760-696-9704  or susan.dell@marriott.com

Click here to book Courtyard by Marriott

 

Holiday Inn Oceanside

1401 Carmela Dr. Oceanside | 760-231-7000

  • Rate(s): $149 – $169 / Night +tax
  • Minimum Stay Requirements: N/A
  • Distance to Starting Line:  0.4 miles
  • Hotel Contact: 760-231-7000 or info@hioceanside.com

Click here to book Holiday Inn Oceanside

*Take the Sprinter! The 22-mile light rail system connects Oceanside, Vista, San Marcos, and Escondido, serving 15 stations along the Highway 78 corridor. Currently, there are trains operating early enough on Saturday mornings to make the race start time. Click here for the Sprinter Schedule.

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