With Eroica California back in Cambria after a two-year hiatus, we are so excited to welcome cyclists to the Central Coast again!
Your Guide to Exploring
the Central Coast on Two Wheels
What you will likely learn is that our area has so much to offer beyond the stunning sights and breathtaking climbs you’ll encounter as you participate in Eroica—and one weekend simply isn’t enough. With the help of Cycle Central Coast, you can ride the Eroica routes year-round! Whenever you’re able to return for more exploration and adventure, use this helpful guide to make sure you don’t miss a single incredible moment.
Cycle the Central Coast
If the joy is in the journey, then you’ll definitely want to join this ride.
With its coastal charm, farm-to-table flavors, natural wonders, and vibrant culture, the pine-studded shoreline of California’s Central Coast has attracted those seeking rest, recreation, relaxation, and renewal for more than 150 years. Located along world-famous Highway 1, the Central Coast offers numerous destinations for outdoor opportunities, boutique shopping, abundant antiques, food and wine, history, art, and romance—not to mention miles and miles of cycling routes just waiting to be explored.
Cycle Central Coast provides local routes, resources, and event information for a growing community of passionate and adventurous cyclists. If you appreciate the challenge of a great ride with the reward of recovery and relaxation, kick up your cleats and stay a while.
(Disclaimer: You may not want to leave.)
Beyond the six official Eroica California routes, there are numerous cycling opportunities in our area for every level of athlete. Whether you choose to head north, south, or east from Cambria, your adventure is sure to include stunning natural wonders and coastal appeal.
There is a variety of services and resources available in Cambria and its surrounding areas to support cyclists before, during, and after every ride. Stop by one of several bike shops for a tune-up or connect with like-minded people through one of the cycling clubs in SLO County.
Choose from a vast selection of hotels, vacation rentals, and various other lodging properties to unwind after your ride. When you’re ready to rest, relax, and recover—let us be your guide. Enjoy your seaside escape and discover everything the Central Coast has to offer.
In addition to Eroica California, the Central Coast is home to numerous elite cycling events. As you’re planning your upcoming cycling seasons, be sure to include Cambria in your calendar—there is so much more to be discovered within these cycling-friendly communities.
Discover the Central Coast
Don't just ride through—stop and stay for a while.
Explore natural and historic wonders, discover delicious dining, and stroll the streets and stores of charming town centers—the Central Coast has an abundance of activities and experiences to enjoy beyond cycling. Whether you’re sampling wines at a local vineyard or tasting room, observing the unique wildlife of the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, or studying the iconic history of William Hearst’s estate, you’re sure to fall in love with everything the Central Coast has to offer.
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Become an Ambassador
Seeking passionate, adventurous cyclists to join our virtual peloton.
We’re always looking for cyclists who want to ride the roads of the Central Coast to help us develop new routes, locate points of interest, and document the incredible sights along the way. Interested in partnering with us? Just fill out the form below—our team will connect with you to learn more about your interests, experiences, and connections to the Central Coast!