• Day87

    Monterey Bike Trails

    October 28, 2015 in the United States ⋅ ⛅ 18 °C

    There was a surprisingly long network of paved trails taking us into Monterey, allowing us to avoid riding on highway 1. Sand dunes covered with the colourful ice plant along the trail made for some beautiful scenes. We tried to get some information about the route ahead at the Visitors Center, but the two ladies on duty were too overwhelmed with the concept of cycling to be of much use. Luckily, we met lots of other cool people as we rode the seaside trail through the many tourist shops on Fisherman's Wharf and Cannery Row out to Lovers Point and watched some surfers riding waves off the rocky point.Read more