We know there's an entire universe of world-class biking beyond San Francisco. That's why we're enlisting the experts at Studio Velo, hands-down one of the Bay Area's best bike shops, to give you the lowdown on what's hot and what's new in the cycling world.

This is another world-class ride that takes less than two hours and will blow your socks off. Incredible views, over 3K feet of climbing, and two silky smooth descents will make you wish this was your backyard evening ride.

Similar start to the Muir Woods Loop, the ride begins in Mill Valley heading north on Almonte Blvd to downtown Mill Valley.

Click here for detailed directions for this amazing beach ride!