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Soquel Avenue begins at Pacific Avenue in downtown Santa Cruz, crosses the San Lorenzo River via the Soquel Avenue Bridge, and meets Soquel Drive at Highway 1. From that point on, it runs parallel to the highway and eventually terminates at Gross Road in Capitola.

The Start of Soquel Avenue. Photo: April, 2011.

Bike-Friendliness

There are bike lanes in both directions, except for a short section west bound between Branciforte Avenue and Ocean Street where you will have to share the lane with traffic.

Community Organizations

 

Businesses

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Restaurants, Bars and Food

 

 

This scene from the 1983 movie Sudden Impact shows the beginning of Soquel Avenue six years before the Loma Prieta Earthquake

 

Retail

 

Services

Automotive

Barber Shops and Salons

Screen Printing

Tattoos

 

Transportation

Parking

 

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