California Department of Transportation

Bicycle Tourism in District 1

Bicycling along Humboldt Bay
Bicycling alongside Humboldt Bay on Route 101 in Humboldt County

Bicycling through Richardson Grove
Bicycling through Richardson Grove State Park on Route 101 in Humboldt County

The Pacific Coast Bike Route begins at the California-Oregon border, on Highway 101. It extends south on Route 101 to Leggett, and then southwest on Route 1 to the coastline in Mendocino County. The bike route then follows Route 1 south through Mendocino County. It is recommended that only experienced bicyclists attempt this coast route.

Pacific Coast Bike Route in District 1

District 1 Bicycle Touring Guide

Hard copies for individual/personal use can be requested from Lisa Hockaday .

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Maps and Profiles

Bicycles are considered vehicles in the State of California. They have the same rights and responsibilities as drivers of motor vehicles. For more information, please see the California Driver Handbook.