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Offline Randy

Ned a bike shop in San Francisco
« on: May 03, 2008, 01:54:09 pm »
Hello everybody,
I will be touring for Anacortes, WA to San Francisco, CA this summer and need to find a bike shop close to downtown SF that I can get a card board bike box and ship my bike back home from. Can anyone give me suggestions?

Randy


Offline psemler

Ned a bike shop in San Francisco
« Reply #1 on: May 06, 2008, 08:19:11 pm »
http://www.sportsbasement.com

Go to Sportsbasement. I put their web site above.

It's close to downtown. There's also a store in the Presidio, which is near the Golden Gate Bridge.

Have a good ride.


Offline LobodeSolo

Ned a bike shop in San Francisco
« Reply #2 on: May 13, 2008, 04:13:17 am »
If you are travelling with your bike most airlines provide a bike box. I was returning to Calgary from SF a few months ago on United and they gave me a box. I think they cost $10 usually. Just loosen the handlebars and turn them parallel with the cross bar, remove the pedals and it rolls right in. It's a real pain to take your bike all apart to fit in a box that they originally come in. I have done the same trip from Anacortes to Tijuana. Have an awesome time