Native Moto

5-Day 'Highway 1' Coastal Adventure


2021 bookings open! 
INQUIRE HERE or Call us at +1.415.728.2484

Why pick this ride?

Highway 1. Enough said!

Riding this quintessential American Pacific coastal road is undeniably a bucket list item for any passionate motorcycle rider. Turn after turn, one jaw-dropping vista after another, you will struggle to catch your breath. If that was not enough, we went ahead and added our own local touch to make it a more authentic West American ride with memorable detours into the beautiful Wild West countryside, via roller-coaster hills, Buffalo ranches, forgotten back roads, and through stunning red rock geological formations. We carefully test and pick first-rate accommodations and meals that reflect the charm and character of the Californian Pacific West.

Unlike other tour companies, we choose authentic over touristy, cozy over extravagant, and put experience before haste. As proud Californians, our tours are designed to give you a full 'native experience' riding with locals and experiencing the Golden State the way we do with our friends and family.

Duration: 5 days / 4 nights
Group Size: 10 motorcycles, socially distanced
Start & Finish: San Francisco, CA

Tour dates

October 12 - 16, 2020
March 13 - 17, 2021
April 17 - 21, 2021
June 10 - 14, 2021
August 15 - 19, 2021
September 19 - 24, 2021
October 16 - 20, 2021

The Itinerary

Day 1 | Arrival + Welcome Dinner

Day 2 | SF > Carmel by the Sea
Coastal Highway 1 South
Lunch @ the iconic Alice’s Restaurant
Coffee/Tea stop in Santa Cruz / Monterey
Overnight at the charming Carmel by-the-Sea

Day 3 | Carmel > San Luis Obispo
Highway 1 south / Big Sur / Morro Bay / Bixby bridge
Lunch in the charming Cambria
Oceano beach (moto ride on the beach)
Overnight outside of San Luis Obispo, on a Buffalo Ranch

Day 4 | San Luis Obispo > Pinnacles National Park
Route 58 / James Dean Memorial junction / Parkfield grade
Light off-road on scenic Parkfield grade road
Picnic Lunch
Short hike around spectacular Pinnacles National Park
Overnight near Hollister

Day 5 | Pinnacles National Park > San Francisco
Mount Hamilton / Lick Observatory / Mines Road
Lunch @ The Junction (iconic biker stop)
Return bikes in San Francisco
End of this adventure


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Guided Tour 
1 Rider only: $2,999 (contact us)
1 Rider + 1 Pillion (shared room) : $3,999
2 Riders (shared room) : $4,999

Special 'Quail Motorcycle Gathering' Edition
1 Rider only: $3,499 (contact us)
1 Rider + 1 Pillion (shared room) : $4,749
2 Riders (shared room) : $5,999

Included: accommodation, breakfast, lunch, welcome dinner, cool ‘ride native’ gear
Not included: gas, road tolls, alcohol


Whether you want a BMW, a Honda, a Ducati, or a Harley Davidson, we can help you secure an ideal bike from our large selection, to go along with your California dream ride (rental cost extra). Simply let us know in the reservation form. You also have the choice or bringing your own motorcycle or renting through your own channels. Here is a list of moto rental alternatives

Minimum age of participants : 21 years old
Required skill level: 2+ years of riding experience + a valid motorcycle license

* Physical distancing enforced (except between private groups)
* Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas 
* Gear/equipment sanitized between use 
* Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized 
* Guides required to regularly wash hands 
* Regular temperature checks for staff 
* Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms 
* Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons

More questions?
Read our FAQ section for more general information and specific answers on rentals, skill requirement, and booking. If you have more questions or require special accommodation, please reach out to us directly via email at ride (at) ridenative (dot) com