X

Bicyclists in San Francisco Plan New Bike Park

Posted: Dec. 26th, 2012  |  By Michael Pearse
McClaren Park Riding
Chantal Jolagh/BikeRadar

Credited as the birthplace of mountain biking, San Francisco bicycle enthusiasts have pushed hard to bring a bicycle park to the city to challenge both new and experienced bicyclists with a plan that would turn part of a 312 acre park into a dedicated haven for enthusiasts to practice their skills.

Leave it to San Francisco bike advocates to come up with a mountain bike park that would incorporate nature and extreme riding trails into an urban setting.

The Bay Area is the birthplace of mountain biking, yet San Francisco doesn't have a single bike park. A local group called San Francisco Urban Riders intends to change that.

SFUR is pushing to bring a bicycle skills park to a suitable location inside San Francisco's second-larger park, McLaren Park, which provides 312 acres of nature trails and recreational amenities.

Read More on bikeradar.com
Write a Story/Review about this topic

Post a Comment

 

Best Things To Do >

In a city that offers a wide array of things to see and do, deciding where to start can sometimes prove to be a challenge. View All Things To Do in San Francisco >

The Best Restaurants >

Here, you will find only the finest restaurants, each which has been carefully selected based on its cuisine, ambiance, location, chef, awards and reviews. View All San Francisco Restaurants >

The Best Nightlife >

From multi-level dance clubs and celebrity hotspots to popular watering holes and jazz clubs, experience the local nightlife scene at its finest with our list of top recommendations. View All San Francisco Nightlife >

The Best Art & Culture >

Before your next luxury trip to the city, be sure to check out some of our favorite local landmarks, cultural attractions, and diverse blend of museums and art galleries. View All San Francisco Culture >

Best Designer Shops >

From the best shopping districts, department stores, and local boutiques, you're sure to find the shopping destination that best suits your needs. View All San Francisco Shops >

Best Luxury Services >

As a luxury lifestyle enthusiast, we understand that when it comes to service, only the best will do. View All San Francisco Luxury Services >
Luxury Hotels in San Francisco >

Best San Francisco Hotel Rates

Kensington Park Hotel

Sale! Save 20% on this Stay. from 239.20 USD *

Hotel Nikko San Francisco

Book now and save! from 315.27 USD *

Clift San Francisco

Book now and save! from 374.00 USD *

Villa Florence

Book early and save 12% from 286.23 USD *

Hotel Union Square

from 207.00 USD *

Cartwright Hotel Union Square

from 229.00 USD *

Hotel Diva

from 282.00 USD *

Sheraton Fisherman's Wharf

from 304.00 USD *
See All Specials For San Francisco Luxury Hotels >

* Lowest nightly rate based on select dates. Please click on hotel for details.

JustLuxe.com Luxury NEWS >