Build your workout into your commute when you walk or bike to work. With mild temperatures and sunshine throughout the year, San Diego is one of the best places in the country for walking and biking. Walking for 20 minutes at a normal pace of 3 mph burns about 80 calories. Biking for 20 minutes at a normal, no sweat pace of 10 mph burns almost 100 calories.
- DECOBIKE: No bike? No problem! The DECOBIKE bikeshare system provides 1,700 shared bikes to members for an hourly fee at more than 180 stations around San Diego. Annual and short term memberships are available.
- Looking to extend your reach on your bike? Why not bike and ride with public transit or even take your bike with you. It’s easy to take your bike on the bus, Trolley or train. You can also leave your bike in a secure bike locker at a transit station or Park & Ride lot.
- Circulate San Diego: This not-for-profit organization focuses on improving mobility in the San Diego region. Their walking maps provide distance, level of difficulty, and a narrative of interesting facts for great walks throughout the region.
- MapMyWalk: This tool lets you plan, track, analyze, and share your journeys on your smart phone