FAQ


Q: How do I get there?

A: Check out our Directions Page.

Q: Are the Hydrobikes stable?

A: Extremely stable. Take a look at our HydroFacts page.

Q: Can I bring my cell phone, camera or other electronic devices?

A: Feel free to bring any electronic devices you’d like onto the Hydrobikes AT YOUR OWN RISK.  See What to Bring Page here.

Q: How fast are Hydrobikes?

A: Hydrobikes are capable of going 10 miles an hour.  You’ll probably go about 3-4 miles per hour.  You’ll go about 7 miles per hour if you’re an avid bike rider.

Q: How far can I ride?

A: On average, 2-3 miles in about an hour.  Friend of Long Beach Hydrobikes, Matt Thomas, recently rode a hydrobike 26 miles back from Catalina in about 8 hours!

Q: What should I wear?

A: Check out our What to Wear Page.

Q: Can I make a reservation online?

A: No, not yet.

Q: Do you take credit cards?

A: Yes. We take American Express, Mastercard, Visa and Discover.

Q: What if someone can’t reach the pedals?

A: They can ride on one of our side-by-side bikes with two other people.

Q: Can you stop on the beach on a Hydrobike?

A: Yes! We’ll show you how to beach a Hydrobike when you arrive.

Q: What is provided on my Hydrobike Holiday Lights Tour?

A: You will be provided with a cozy Santa hat, hot chocolate, apple cider, cup holders, decorated Hydrobikes, a tour guide and holiday spirit!! Dress warm and comfortably!  Check out our What to Wear page too.

Q: How long is my Holiday Lights Tour?

A: Your reservation will last an hour and a half.  It includes a quick how-to-ride lesson, optional decorating, boarding, hot chocolate and/or apple cider pouring.  It is crucial to be on time since you will be in a tour group departing promptly. If you are late, we will do our very best to accomodate you at a later time or day but cannot guarantee it.

Q: Can children ride?

A: In order to pedal their legs must be between 25 and 26 inches to ride. They can ride on the center platform of one of our side-by-side bikes if they can’t reach.  Here’s a picture of our side-by-side bikes (aka double doubles). Press the back button to return to this page.

Q: How many people can go out at once?

A: 20 people total. 17 riders pedaling and 3 more riders sitting on the middle platform of the side-by-side bikes.