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How to Tour Los Angeles During the Olympics

How to Tour Los Angeles During the Olympics The countdown has begun for the 2028 Summer Olympics, and the excitement is already building. Los Angeles is prepping to roll out the red carpet for athletes and spectators from across the globe. But let’s not forget, the experience of the Olympics is not just about the…

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October 17, 2023

New Group Tour in Los Angeles – Miracle Mile and the LA Farmer’s Market!

The Original Los Angeles Farmer’s Market & Miracle Mile Group Tour  Los Angeles is home to many hidden gems that offer a different kind of allure. Against the towering skyscrapers and bustling streets lies our newest group tour destination — the Los Angeles Farmer’s Market and Miracle Mile area. A Slice of History at the…

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September 19, 2023

The Best LA Staycation Ideas in Los Angeles for Couples? A Private LA Bike Tour!

The Best Staycation Ideas in Los Angeles for Couples? A Private Bike Tour or VIP Hike Tour with Bikes and Hikes LA! c. Bikes and Hikes LA A guide from bikes and hikes Los Angeles tours Live Like a Local: Discover Our Top Ideas for a 2020 Los Angeles Staycation! There’s never been…

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September 9, 2020

Social Distancing Hacks- Top 5 Places to Walk in LA if You Miss Hiking Part II

SEE LA THE HEALTHY WAY: 5 MORE PLACES TO WALK IN LA IF YOU MISS HIKING UPDATED ON 18 APRIL 2020 Hey everyone– hope you all had a great week, filled with comfort food, quality tv, of course, social distancing. Most importantly, hope that some of you were able to step outside and take a…

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April 18, 2020

Social Distancing Hacks- Top 5 Best Places to Walk in LA if You Miss Hiking

SEE LA THE HEALTHY WAY TOP 5 PLACES TO WALK IN LA IF YOU MISS HIKING UPDATED ON 10 APRIL 2020 How are you doing? It’s been a while. Hopefully you and your loved ones are safe and healthy, and practicing social distancing in a way that’s positive, productive, and protective. It’s a weird time!…

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April 10, 2020

See LA the Healthy Way – 5 Ways Bikes and Hikes LA Fights Back Against Coronavirus

SEE LA THE HEALTHY WAY: TOP 5 CORONAVIRUS TRAVEL TIPS BIKES AND HIKES LA EDITION UPDATED ON 06 APRIL 2020 1. MAKE YOUR VACATION A STAYCATION – TAKE A LOCAL LA TOUR! Did your conference get cancelled? Flights postponed infinitely? Dream vacation put on hold till further notice! We’re sorry to hear that; but psyched…

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March 4, 2020

The Best Places to Spot Celebs During Oscars Week!

Written by: Elizabeth Conway It’s officially Oscars week in LA! As we consult with our glam squad before the big ceremony over here at Bikes and Hikes LA, we know you’re dying to know where to find the best places to spot celebrities in LA before the Oscars. Even if you don’t…

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February 2, 2020

Spring Breakers- The Best Things to Do in LA for Spring Break 2020

Written by: Elizabeth Conway Hello and happy 2020 from all of us at Bikes and Hikes LA! It’s hard to believe that despite the holidays being finished, we’re already gearing up for another one of our favorite times of year- Spring Break! It’s no surprise that LA is one of the best places to…

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January 14, 2020

Ho-Ho-HoLLyWood! Give the gift of a Hollywood Sign Hike for the Holidays this year!

Written by: Elizabeth Conway Happy Holidays from Bikes and Hikes LA! It’s our favorite time of year, and getting into the holiday spirit in LA is one of our favorite ways to stay merry and bright in the city of stars. Are you stumped (as this writer is,) as to what to get your…

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December 17, 2019

Bikes and Hikes LA Presents: The Hollywood Sign Experience!

Written by: Elizabeth Conway Look– we’ll cut right to the chase. If you read our LA blogs, if you’ve ever glanced at our Instagram, if you’ve ever booked a Hollywood hike tour with us, or read about us in the news, you know we’re just a little obsessed with the Hollywood Sign. We love…

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December 5, 2019

Top 10 Ways to Get Into the Holiday Spirit in LA!

Written by: Elizabeth Conway In Los Angeles and feeling the holiday blues? Happy Holidays to you from Bikes and Hikes LA Tours! The holidays are here, and we’re psyched to present our annual list of top things to do in LA for the holiday season. Celebrating the holidays in Los Angeles is a little…

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November 27, 2019

Los Angeles Bike Rentals for CicLAvia 2019 at Bikes and Hikes LA!

CicLaVia 2019 at Bikes and Hikes LA! Written by: Elizabeth Conway Reserve Your Los Angeles Bike Rentals for CicLAvia 2019 at Bikes and Hikes LA! Clear your calendars for August 18th, 2019, when CicLAvia and its thousands of bikers roll into LA, uniting the neighborhoods of Hollywood, West Hollywood, and East Hollywood for the biggest…

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July 10, 2019

The Best Hike in LA – Hike to the Hollywood Sign

Written by: Elizabeth Conway You’ve seen it in the movies, you’ve seen it on your friends’ fridge magnets, maybe it was even the theme of your sweet sixteen; whether it’s your first time in LA, you’re a native, or you’re over it, all can agree that there’s no other Hollywood icon, top filming location, or attraction better than the Hollywood Sign. The Hollywood Sign is synonymous  with the film industry, with LA, with beauty standards, with movie making, and with success– there’s no question as to why the Hollywood Sign is one of the top hiking destinations in Los Angeles! Bikes and Hikes LA is proud to announce the unrolling of our latest, hottest tour– a private, VIP group hike tour where the Hollywood Sign takes center stage. Get ready for your close-up as we take you to the…

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July 10, 2019

What To Do This Summer In LA – Bikes and Hikes LA Edition

Written by: Elizabeth Conway Happy summer, from all of us at Bikes and Hikes LA! The City of Stars is heating up, and we’re so excited to see you out and about on our summer outdoor LA adventures. It’s summertime in the city, and a quick Google search of events coming up this weekend can prove to be overwhelming. Spending a weekend in the largest sprawling metropolis in the country leaves open the option for countless fun events, opportunities, and hot happenings. Part of what makes Bikes and Hikes LA the top outdoor activity company in all of LA is our secret recipe for success- our passion for all things LA. All of our tour guides and staff boast extensive knowledge of fun things to do and see in LA, so here are our top picks for you to kick…

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July 6, 2019

New! Influencers Allowed to Pay Triple for Popular Bike & Hike Tours!

New Influencer Policy – Bikes and Hikes LA Written by: Elizabeth Conway Calling all Influencers! Do you have an impressive social media following? Do your Instagram follower numbers rival that of Kylie Jenner and Ariana Grande? Are you looking to build your #brand this summer? Have we got news for you! Bikes and Hikes LA is proud to unroll our latest policies and incentives for influencers looking to join us on our plethora of outdoor celebrity tours! Effective immediately, any #influencer who asks Bikes and Hikes LA for a complimentary tour in exchange for a #mention will be showered with our latest Influencer benefit package, which includes all sorts of complimentary highlights (see below,) and the privileged *honor* of paying our *elite* *platinum* level Influencer Package rate — triple the cost of a regular tour price! We’re so honored that…

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July 5, 2019

3 Best Ways to Celebrate the 4th of July in LA!

  Written by: Elizabeth Conway Summer is HERE, and the heat is about to be on in Los Angeles. School’s out, and if you’re kicking off the summer with a holiday weekend out west, consider some outdoor, active activities before you hit the BBQ circuit. Get out of your car and into the fresh air- here are the best 3 ways to spend your 4th of July in LA!   Take a Hike. [In the kindest possible way.] Start your 4th of July with an early morning Hollywood Hills Hike through Hollywood’s most popular, celebrity-studded canyon. You’ll watch the sun rise before the fireworks on a rigorous fitness adventure through Runyon Canyon, one of the top places to hike in Hollywood. Keep your eyes peeled for celebs (and their dogs!) on this 2-hour Hollywood hike tour. Later in…

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June 27, 2019

The Best Bike Tours in Los Angeles

Written by: Elizabeth Conway That time between December 26th and December 30th is always an awkward, magical hang time where we lose track of the time, the hours pass slowly, and we often forget what day of the week it is. It’s a great time for family, friends, and making New Year’s Resolutions. What better…

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April 6, 2019

The Best Murals in LA

Whether it’s your first time in Los Angeles, your tenth, or you’re a native Angeleno to the core, we welcome you with open arms to our beautiful city. While we love getting guests out of their cars and into the sunshine on our exciting, original Los Angeles Tours to experience the breathtaking natural beauty…

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April 6, 2019

A Whale of a Time – Best Whale Watching Tours at Bikes and Hikes LA

Written by: Elizabeth Conway January may conjure images of snowstorms and hot chocolate in colder parts of the world, but here in Los Angeles, January means sun, surf, and…whale watching?! That’s right! Between the months of November and May, nearly 20,000 grey whales swim a 10,000 mile round trip between the Bering Strait in Alaska…

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April 6, 2019

Ride into 2019 at Bikes and Hikes LA!

Written by: Elizabeth Conway Happy New Year’s from Bikes and Hikes LA! New Year’s Resolutions – love ’em or lose ’em? For many, the start of the year is a time of renewal, rebirth, recharging, etc. Let’s be honest- by the time we sweep away the last few strands of tinsel and confetti, clear up…

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April 6, 2019

Top 10 things to do when visiting Los Angeles!

LA is filled with unlimited great adventures, so we’ve narrowed it down to the top 10 hotpots recommended by top LOCAL Los Angeles tour guides who know it best. Los Angeles is as a traveler’s wildest fantasy come true. It’s the epi-center of entertainment, a shopper’s paradise, starlets, gorgeous people, the best climate for hiking…

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August 31, 2016


There are big changes coming our way as our office is moving to a new location.  But don’t worry we stay in our beloved area West Hollywood and even on the same street. We are moving from 8743 Santa Monica Blvd. to 8250 Santa Monica Blvd. If you are familiar with the WEHO area you will…

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July 21, 2016

Staying healthy with an office job? Simple!

  Who doesn’t agree that it can be rather difficult to accommodate a healthy lifestyle while having an office job? Long periods of sitting with only minimal movement, strange eating habits, as well as a high level of stress to only name a few challenges that every employee comes across while working his/her desk job. Although this problem is well known, many people are not aware that a few easily implemented changes can help you stay fit and healthy. Our first suggestion is to eat breakfast (a coffee doesn’t count)! A wholesome breakfast can give you an incredible start into the day by providing necessary vitamins and minerals to your body, which increases happiness and energy levels and therefore boosts productivity. Moreover, it will help you prevent mid-day snacking when we get tired and throw healthy-eating resolutions out the door….

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July 15, 2016

An amazing and unique way to explore Los Angeles by bike!

When you visit a new city, you want to make the most out of it. Experience every aspect of the new surroundings. But how can you do that in a place you have never been before? Usually without knowing anybody in the neighborhood? Sometimes the standard methods aren’t enough, and we advise maybe taking a hike, or using a…

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July 9, 2016

Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous – Movie Star Homes Bike Tour

Have you ever  wondered what it would be like to live like movie stars like Brad Pit or Tom Cruise? Now is your chance to dive into the world of the rich and famous and get an insight into their glamorous lives. Ride your bike through the iconic neighborhood 9-0-2-1-0 and explore one of the prettiest…

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June 28, 2016

Skip The Bus Tour – Hop On A Bike To Experience Los Angeles

There are many bus tour companies offering great tours through Los Angeles but they cannot give you what Bikes and Hikes LA offers. We offer tours where you can really experience Los Angeles and not just drive past it. You get to see the sights close up, be outdoors, active, and you will really experience…

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June 8, 2016