BURRITO BONUS: Post-ride, Casa Prontos (2325 Palos Verdes Drive West) in Palos Verdes Estates is ready to help you refuel with one of their 12 burritos. Get experimental or stick with The Classic: beans, rice, onions, cilantro, and your choice of meat (the shredded pork practically melts in your mouth).
From I-405 in Manhattan Beach, take the Rosecrans Ave. exit and drive 1.5 miles west on Rosecrans to Sepulveda Blvd./PCH. Turn left and drive 6 miles south. Turn right on Palos Verdes Blvd. Go 1.4 miles, and turn right on Palos Verdes Dr. Continue 2.8 miles, passing Yarmouth Rd., and find street parking along Palos Verdes Dr. outside the plaza containing Casa Prontos. Take the crosswalk to the east side of the street and turn left to begin biking north. After 1.5 miles, as the road rounds Bluff Cove, turn right up Via Montemar. Go half a mile and turn right around a bend to stay on Via Montemar. After another 1.3 miles, turn right on Granvia Altamira and bike 1.2 miles across the top of the hill. Turn right on Hawthorne Blvd. and go 3.4 miles downhill to Palos Verdes Dr. Turn right and bike 2 miles back to the crosswalk at Via Carrillo across from Casa Prontos, open from 11:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.