This ride goes through Carlsbad State Beach and South Carlsbad State Beach (alongside Agua Hedionda Lagoon) where you’ll experience the first climb as we head to South Ponto Beach (alongside Batiquitos Lagoon). Soon thereafter we will come to the surf town of Encinitas, where you’ll find the famous Swamis reef surf spot. The 10 mile turnaround is just before Cardiff by-the-Sea. The bike course is fairly flat and has a few inclines.
NiKaro Outdoors provides the following equipment: Specialized hybrid bike, helmet, water bottle, small bike bag to store personal items, bike computer and a bike lock.
On the day of your ride: Don’t worry about speed, stay hydrated, eat enough to be ready for the ride and have FUN! Don’t worry about mechanical issues or flat tires - we’ll take care of it!
While riding your bike: Be VISIBLE, follow a good pace line even speed, no sudden moves, keep hands near brakes, call out obstacles to your fellow riders and be SAFE!