The Arroyo Seco Bike Path runs about 2 miles between South Pasadena and northeast Los Angeles Montecito Heights, offering views of the LA skyline and the distant mountains.
Although the trail runs parallel to the Arroyo Seco Parkway (State Route 110), the traffic noise is hardly noticeable. The pathway travels under the cover of tall sycamore and oak trees and offers access to Hermon Park (also known as Arroyo Seco Park) and Ernest E. Debs Regional Park. South of Avenue 49.
Plug in your GPS: Start Here: From the Arroyo Seco Park (1001 Arroyo Verde Road off Marmion Way). Follow the BIKE PATH SIGNS. You can street park, and you'll bike through the stables parking lot where the Bike Path Trail Head starts.
Or Start Here:
The Montecito Heights Recreation Center (4545 Homer St., 90031)