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Course Maps

bike-the-coast-2016-promo-0041Experience gorgeous riding on the Southern California coast with 100, 50 or 25 mile routes on Highway 101.  The routes along the San Luis River bike trail are great for a family ride or a cruiser ride with 7 and 15 mile routes. 

You can view the interactive maps and descriptions for each course.  CUE SHEETS BELOW FOR 25, 50, and 100 miles.  Course information listed is 2016 and will be updated in October.  No major changes are anticipated – please use information distributed on event day for official guidelines.

 

7 Mile Route

The 7-mile course for Bike the Coast – Taste the Coast starts at the Oceanside Pier and goes out to the San Luis Rey River Bike Path on a course that has very little car traffic (the majority of the course is a bike path with no car traffic).  This is an out-and-back course with an aid station and turn-around point at Foussat Road (approximately 3.8 miles from the Pier).

  • CUE SHEET
  • VIEW MAP  ON RIDEWITHGPS.COM.
  • GPX FILE (from RIDEWITHGPS.  Download by viewing the map here, select the “export” tab on the right side of the screen, and then select “GPX Track”)

(PLEASE USE GPS FILES FOR ROUTE OVERVIEW INFO ONLY, USE SIGNAGE/DIRECTIONS ON EVENT DAY AS OFFICIAL GUIDES)

15 Mile Route

The 15-mile course for Bike the Coast – Taste the Coast starts at the Oceanside Pier and goes out to the San Luis Rey River Bike Path on a course that has very little car traffic – the majority of the course is a bike path with no car traffic.  This is an out-and-back course with an aid station at Foussat Road (approximately 3.8 miles from the Pier) and an aid station and turn-around at Mance Buchanan, right before College Boulevard (approximately 7.8 miles from the Pier).

  • CUE SHEET
  • VIEW MAP  ON RIDEWITHGPS.COM.
  • GPX FILE (from RIDEWITHGPS.  Download by viewing the map here, select the “export” tab on the right side of the screen, and then select “GPX Track”)

(PLEASE USE GPS FILES FOR ROUTE OVERVIEW INFO ONLY, USE SIGNAGE/DIRECTIONS ON EVENT DAY AS OFFICIAL GUIDES)

25 Mile Route

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Bike the Coast 25 miles.

The 25-mile course for Bike the Coast – Taste the Coast starts at the Oceanside Pier and goes north to Breakwater Way before beginning a southbound trip to Encinitas.  The route tours the beaches on Highway 101 through Oceanside, Carlsbad and Encinitas.  This is an out-and-back course with a turn-around and aid station in Encinitas at Moonlight Beach (approximately 13.3 miles from the Pier).  There is also SAG support for all riders at the start/finish near the Oceanside Pier.  The Taste the Coast Festival at the finish line will include a selection of local cuisine, music, a beer garden and a sports expo.

25 MILE ROUTE

  • CUE SHEET
  • VIEW MAP  ON RIDEWITHGPS.COM.
  • GPX FILE (from RIDEWITHGPS.  Download by viewing the map here, select the “export” tab on the right side of the screen, and then select “GPX Track”)

 (PLEASE USE GPS FILES FOR ROUTE OVERVIEW INFO ONLY, USE PDF CUE SHEET LINK ABOVE, AND PRINTED CUE SHEETS/SIGNAGE ON EVENT DAY AS OFFICIAL GUIDES)

50 Mile Route

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Bike the Coast 50/100 mile course.

The 50-mile course for Bike the Coast – Taste the Coast starts at the Oceanside Pier and goes north to Breakwater Way before beginning a southbound trip to Encinitas.

The course is well-supported, and perfect for your first, or most enjoyable coastal ride. The route tours the beaches on Highway 101 through Oceanside, Carlsbad, Encinitas, Solana Beach and Del Mar.  This is an out-and-back course with a turn-around and aid station on Sorrento Valley Road south of Del Mar. (approximately 24.2 miles from the Pier).  There is also SAG support for all riders at the start/finish near the Oceanside Pier.

The Taste the Coast Festival at the finish line will include a selection of local cuisine, music, a beer garden and a sports expo.

50 MILE ROUTE:

  • CUE SHEET
  • VIEW MAP  ON RIDEWITHGPS.COM.
  • GPX FILE (from RIDEWITHGPS.  Download by viewing the map here, select the “export” tab on the right side of the screen, and then select “GPX Track”)

(PLEASE USE GPS FILES FOR ROUTE OVERVIEW INFO ONLY, USE PDF CUE SHEET LINK ABOVE, AND PRINTED CUE SHEETS/SIGNAGE ON EVENT DAY AS OFFICIAL GUIDES)

100 MILE ROUTE:

The 100-mile course for Bike the Coast – Taste the Coast starts at the Oceanside Pier and goes north to Breakwater Way before beginning a southbound trip to Encinitas.  The 100-mile course is two loops of the 50-mile course.

For 100 mile riders at the end of the first loop there will be an aid station just south of the Oceanside Pier at the Strand and Seagaze.

  • CUE SHEET
  • VIEW MAP  ON RIDEWITHGPS.COM.
  • GPX FILE (from RIDEWITHGPS.  Download by viewing the map here, select the “export” tab on the right side of the screen, and then select “GPX Track”)

(PLEASE USE GPS FILES FOR ROUTE OVERVIEW INFO ONLY, USE PDF CUE SHEET LINK ABOVE, AND PRINTED CUE SHEETS/SIGNAGE ON EVENT DAY AS OFFICIAL GUIDES)

 

*All course information is subject to change.  Please use all information for reference only.  All final course information is available at packet pick-up on November 4/5.