Many know Livermore for vineyards and wineries, but outdoor enthusiasts know the region for its serene countryside and great outdoor recreation. If you are ready for your next wine country adventure, then pack your gear! It’s time for a ride down these Livermore bike trails!
If crisp air, valleys, and breathtaking scenery sound like the perfect vacation to you, then look no further than Livermore. After you discover the area’s best bike trails, request your free Livermore Valley Vacation Guide! Our guide is full of recommendations on the area’s top attractions, including wine tours, walking trails, restaurants, and more!
The Best Livermore Bike Trails
The Arroyo Mocho Trail
The Arroyo Mocho Trail is part of a network of trails in Livermore that connect to Pleasanton. It is green-way which runs approximately 12 miles long and passes through some of the oldest and most interesting Southern California neighborhoods. The Arroyo Mocho is wheelchair accessible and in addition to biking, you will also find inline skating and walking. When cycling, riders have the option of hopping on the Isabel Avenue Trail for a longer ride. Located just north of Stanley Boulevard, the Isabel Avenue Trail offers scenery and outdoor activity that is similar to that on the Arroyo Mocho.
The Iron Horse Regional Trail
The Iron Horse Regional Trail is 15 miles away from Livermore. This rail-trail is approximately 27 miles long and is an important part the San Ramon Valley’s agricultural and ranching past. It winds through several suburban areas and follows a wide creek that many wildlife animals call home. The northernmost part of the trail flows along a marshy area where you will find families of ducks and geese! Many picnic areas, fountains, and rest stops are available along this challenging trail.
Tips for Your Trips
- If you are planning a vacation and don’t want to deal with the hassle of bringing your bike, rent one from Livermore Cyclery. They are only 6 miles away from The Purple Orchid Resort & Spa!
- For longer rides, bring along some cash! You are bound to get hungry, and there are plenty of accessible restaurants and marketplaces along The Iron Horse Regional Trail.
Where to Stay
After a day of cycling on these Livermore trails, head back to the Purple Orchid Inn for some relaxation and pampering. Our Sports Massage is the perfect way to help prevent injuries and have your body function at peak performance! Afterwards, take a soak in a private Jacuzzi tub and enjoy a complimentary glass of wine at our evening gathering hour.
When you stay in one of our luxurious guest rooms, like our Olive Hills King Room, you can expect the best amenities, luxurious packages, and top-notch service. Start each morning with a complimentary breakfast and end the night with a sunset over the olive orchards! If you are ready for your next Bay Area getaway, check our availability and book your stay! We can’t wait to host you at The Purple Orchid Resort & Spa!
Looking for more great outdoor recreation like these Livermore bike trails? Read our blog on the best hiking trails in the Bay Area!