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Golden Gate Bridge

Golden Gate Bridge

Road Cycling Highlight (Segment)

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Recommended by 49 out of 51 road cyclists

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  • 𝑻𝒓𝒂𝒗𝒆𝒍𝒆𝒓

    Iconic bridge linking SF to Marin County in the North. Pedestrians can ONLY use the eastern sidewalk. The western sidewalk (Pacific side) is only for Bikers, albeit with these arcane hours (check signs or online for current conditions goldengatebridge.org/bikesbridge/bikes.php ):
    Sidewalk Hours = Pacific Standard Time, November 6, 2016 – March 11, 2017
    Weekdays
    5:00 am to 3:30 pm: EAST sidewalk
    3:30 pm to 6:30 pm: WEST sidewalk
    6:30 pm to 5:00 am: EAST sidewalk, via remotely-controlled security gates located at both ends of the EAST sidewalk. Cyclists press the "buzzer" located near the closed security gate. After security staff locates the cyclist on a security camera, the gate is opened remotely. Cyclists repeat this procedure to get through the security gate at the other end of the sidewalk.

    Weekends and Holidays
    5:00 am to 6:30 pm: WEST sidewalk
    6:30 pm to 5:00 am: EAST sidewalk, via remotely-controlled security gates located at both ends of the EAST sidewalk. Cyclists press the "buzzer" located near the closed security gate. After security staff locates the cyclist on a security camera, the gate is opened remotely. Cyclists repeat this procedure to get through the security gate at the other end of the sidewalk.

    Sidewalk Hours = Pacific Daylight Time, March 12 – November 4, 2017
    Weekdays, except Holidays
    5:00 am to 3:30 pm: EAST sidewalk
    3:30 pm to 9:00 pm: WEST sidewalk
    9:00 pm to 5:00 am: EAST sidewalk, via remotely-controlled security gates located at both ends of the EAST sidewalk. Cyclists press the "buzzer" located near the closed security gate. After security staff locates the cyclist on a security camera, the gate is opened remotely. Cyclists repeat this procedure to get through the security gate at the other end of the sidewalk.

    Weekends & Holidays
    5:00 am to 9:00 pm: WEST sidewalk
    9:00 pm to 5:00 am: EAST sidewalk, via remotely-controlled security gates located at both ends of the EAST sidewalk. Cyclists press the "buzzer" located near the closed security gate. After security staff locates the cyclist on a security camera, the gate is opened remotely. Cyclists repeat this procedure to get through the security gate at the other end of the sidewalk.

    • December 8, 2016

  • 𝑻𝒓𝒂𝒗𝒆𝒍𝒆𝒓

    Iconic bridge linking SF to Marin County in the North. Pedestrians can ONLY use the eastern sidewalk. The western sidewalk (Pacific side) is only for Bikers, albeit with these arcane hours (check signs or online for current conditions goldengatebridge.org/bikesbridge/bikes.php ):
    Sidewalk Hours = Pacific Standard Time, November 6, 2016 – March 11, 2017
    Weekdays
    5:00 am to 3:30 pm: EAST sidewalk
    3:30 pm to 6:30 pm: WEST sidewalk
    6:30 pm to 5:00 am: EAST sidewalk, via remotely-controlled security gates located at both ends of the EAST sidewalk. Cyclists press the "buzzer" located near the closed security gate. After security staff locates the cyclist on a security camera, the gate is opened remotely. Cyclists repeat this procedure to get through the security gate at the other end of the sidewalk.

    Weekends and Holidays
    5:00 am to 6:30 pm: WEST sidewalk
    6:30 pm to 5:00 am: EAST sidewalk, via remotely-controlled security gates located at both ends

    • December 8, 2016

  • Torsten

    This is probably the most beautiful bridge that you can ride a bike. But due to the heavy traffic on the bike path you should drive very carefully and carefully. But it's worth it.

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    • November 20, 2018

  • Ben

    Riding over the Golden Gate is not to be missed.

    • July 13, 2019

  • mkap

    Make sure to check which side of the bridge is open for cyclists before you go

    • December 31, 2020

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Location: California, United States of America

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  • Distance1.76 mi
  • Uphill300 ft
  • Downhill200 ft

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