Santa Barbara is a safe and accessible bike-friendly community. From long treks in Santa Barbara’s beautiful Riviera to the brand new State Street Promenade to daily commutes and city cycling tours, there is an abundance of cycling activities to choose from year-round.
Looking to rent?
Looking to rent some wheels for the day or week or month! Cruise the State Street Promenade up to the historic Old Mission or down to the beautiful coastline and waterfront, by visiting any of the locations below.
Our electric bike share system is now open. The system is currently on State Street and surrounding areas on the East and West side with more stations coming soon to the Waterfront, Mesa, Mission and more! It will include 250 electric bikes, which members of the public will be able to unlock from and return to 30 station locations across the city. Please join the electric movement and sign up for membership and get riding now.
24 E. Mason Street
Staying physically active is one of the best ways to keep your mind and body healthy. Outdoor recreation is a way to relieve stress, get some fresh air, and stay active.
Wheel Fun Rentals is one block away from the beach and Stearns Wharf, in the heart of the Funk Zone. Here lies the perfect starting point for rolling expeditions along our World Famous Coastal Bike Path. Follow our boardwalk through Santa Barbara, past beautiful sandy beaches, and on to the bird sanctuary. Rent from California’s largest bike rental featuring hundreds of bicycles including specialty cycles, bicycles, Taga Bikes, Electric Bikes, beach rentals, and more!
Looking for the best places to go for a ride? Check out these websites and maps for a fun day in Downtown Santa Barbara.
The Santa Barbara County Bike Map is one of the most popular items produced by Traffic Solutions. Compact enough to carry on all of your bike trips, the map features bike routes throughout the county, riding tips, rules of the road, and helpful contact information.
The Santa Barbara Bicycle Coalition is a countywide organization with the mission to promote bicycling for safe transportation and recreation. Choose a neighborhood route by searching the Santa Barbara Walk & Roll Routes.
From the beach to the mountains. There are rides for all types of riders. Bringing the kids? Wanna ride to lunch at the beach? We've got you covered. Looking for an exceptional ride? You'll have to choose: Gibraltar Road, Mountain Drive, or the The Grand Loop West will tempt whatever riding fantasies you hold.