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Gears and Grapes Getaways

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Address: 49 Lusk St, San Francisco, CA 94107-1730
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+1 415-484-1238
09:00 - 18:00
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Gears and Grapes Getaways offers day trips to Napa Valley, Dry Creek Valley...

Gears and Grapes Getaways offers day trips to Napa Valley, Dry Creek Valley and the Russian River Valley.Our day trips include pick up and drop off in San Francisco! Experience Northern California's wine country in an exciting new way, by pedaling through it first-hand. Learn more about wine than ever before from our expert on-staff sommeliers. We will take you to our hand-selected vineyards that produce some of the highest quality wine in Northern California. Our experienced tour guides and staff are trained sommeliers, who have authentic wine knowledge that you can't find anywhere else.Leaving San Francisco at 9am, a shuttle will take you across the Golden Gate Bridge into wine country. Once there, we will set you up on bikes and a guide will lead you from winery to winery. We will stop for a delicious picnic lunch amongst the vineyards. A shuttle will follow the group to carry any purchases or assist any riders who decide they would rather be driven. Biking the whole way is optional. At any point, guests may choose to ride in the shuttle. We return to the city by 7pm.All trips include bike, shuttle, guides, transport to and from SF, lunch, snacks and 4 winery visits.

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Fourth Trip - It is ALWAYS Great Fun!

Our fourth trip with Gears and Grapes was in April 2017. It is always such a great time and this year, we convinced some friends to do it with us. This is an experience and not... read more

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our fourth trip with Gears and Grapes was in April 2017. It is always such a great time and this year, we convinced some friends to do it with us. This is an experience and not about any one of the wonderful activities that go into making the experience. The ride to and from the wine tasting region, the visits... More 

Thank Live2EatBaltimore
Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This tour was the first for us. The escort (Dan) was very knowledgeable as it relate to the vineyards we visited as well as his pleasant personality, our trip was quite fulfilling. I might add that the van that was used for this trip (vineyards) was questionable. Meaning the steering shook uncontrollably, the owner(s) may want to replace sooner rather... More 

Thank pfsol1
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Visiting four Napa Valley wineries was a pleasure with Gears and Grapes. Our tour guide was very friendly, had an easy to follow bike route, and brought a delicious lunch! This was the beast way for me to experience Napa.

Thank Reema V
Dayton, Ohio
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

We have done these tours twice...once a couple years ago and went to Russian river valley and now for our honeymoon to Napa!! Hands down the best way to see wine country! Both guides Jen and Ari were amazing and can't thank them enough! Can't wait for trip number three!!

Thank Refrock
West Palm Beach, Florida
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

Great way to spend a couple of hours! Ari was our guide and she was awesome! Stopped at 3 craft breweries in very interesting parts of town and enjoyed chatting with the 6 others on the tour. One participant had two flat tires and Ari handled it like a pro and escorted us all to a food truck park to... More 

Thank Nancy G
Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

What a great way to spend a day!! Do you like wine? Do you like to cycle? Gears and Grapes puts together a great package where they will pick you up in downtown San Francisco and drive you out to Napa. The bikes are in good shape, the bike trails are amazing and the wineries are top notch. Coming from... More 

Thank walkeye
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

We had an awesome time on our tour with Hunter! He took us to 3 wineries one of us had been to before and all of them were great. The bike route wasn't too tough, which worked out for us since we had some people who are more athletic than others and a group of girls dressed relatively nice. This... More 

Thank Ashley T
Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

A lot of fun cycling between the different wineries and sampling great wines. Hunter and Jen were great guides.

Thank Garret2013
San Francisco, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We used Gears & Grapes for our quarterly rewards outing for our company of 14 people, and we had an AMAZING time. Ari did a fantastic job of creating a custom tour for our needs, and was incredibly accommodating with the requests we had. She went out of her way to make sure we had everything we needed. Hunter &... More 

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Reviewed 2 September 2016

My husband and I scheduled a tour last month to coincide with a vacation in the Bay Area. One day prior to the tour, I had a minor accident, injuring my ankle and was unable to ride a bike. Unfortunately, we did not have the opportunity to provide the required 48 hour notice, as the injury occurred one day before... More 

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