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    Guided tours near SF early July?

    So, the girlfriend and I have a short week in San Francisco, and lucky me, she's OK with me getting a bit of riding in.

    Since we don't have access to a car, I'm sort of looking for an "all inclusive" package, i.e. some place I can get to relatively easy with public transport, rent the gear and bike, and head out with the guide/group.

    I've found a few places online the seem to offer what I need, but I was wondering if anybody here had any experiences to share? I don't need anything über gnarly, nice flowing single track, with some nice views, and some knowledgeable and passionate guide(s) would do

    Also, maybe a nice selection of rental bikes would be a real plus. We don't have a lot of demo'ble bikes here in Denmark, so trying something new (bike-wise) would be a real plus.

    Any advice greatly appreciated, thanks!

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    Blazing Saddles provides guide tour and nice rental, on top of renting cheap bikes to tourist at fishermans wharf.

    Call well in advance.

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    You could Passion Trail bikes in Belmont CA. They're close to a the train station. They have trails near by and I think they rent bikes. Tailwinds
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    Quote Originally Posted by Big Daddio View Post
    You could Passion Trail bikes in Belmont CA. They're close to a the train station. They have trails near by and I think they rent bikes. Tailwinds
    Passion also does a Wednesday evening group ride, often followed by food/drink.
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    Thank you all, for the inputs, I'll def. take a look at those options

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    Guided tours near SF early July?

    I have a good friend who just started a tour company in the Bay Area. Full rental fleet of Stumpy's and lots of trail knowledge. Manzanitamtb.com

    Give em a ring!

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    @Truckee: That looks awesome too, that's really the sort of thing I'm looking for, thanks

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    Also check out Mountainbiking Marin ,Celia can get you all you need.

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    @Rangeriderdav: Cool, that was one of the ones I had found through my research too, they seem to check all the boxes, and get good reviews too. Thanks for the input

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    Check out Stoked SF (Adventure Mountain Bike, Surf, Hike, Kayak, and Kite Board Tours | San Francisco | Marin CA*). Rob has tours and a good fleet of bikes, along with anything else you need (helmets, camelbaks, etc).

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