Tahoe Things to Do: Mountain Biking & Cycling

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Anderson's Bicycle Rental

645 Emerald Bay Road
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 541-0500
Lake Tahoe Mountain Biking & Cycling

One of the true treasures of Lake Tahoe is the lush and serene forest that borders her shorelines. To take advantage of this beautiful setting, use Anderson's Bicycle Rental. Set up right on the edge of miles of forested bike path, Anderson's Bicycle Rental is ideally located to help you and your family feel the love that comes from the natural setting by offering high...read more

One of the true treasures of Lake Tahoe is the lush and serene forest that...read more

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Clair Tappaan Lodge

19940 Donner Pass Road
Norden, CA
(530) 426-3632
Lake Tahoe Mountain Biking & Cycling

One of Truckee’s hidden gems sits atop Donner Summit at 7,000 feet. Clair Tappaan Lodge was constructed in 1934 by Sierra Club volunteers, and, just like Donner Summit itself, the rest is history. The stunningly rustic mountain lodge offers accommodations for up to 145 guests, many of whom are cross-country skiers and snowshoers in winter and hikers, rock climbers and cyclists in summer. The lodge...read more

One of Truckee’s hidden gems sits atop Donner Summit at 7,000 feet. Clair Tappaan Lodge...read more

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Donner Memorial State Park

12593 Donner Pass Road
Truckee, CA
(530) 582-7892
Lake Tahoe Mountain Biking & Cycling

History buffs, campers, cyclists, hikers and those who love their water sports will find Donner Memorial State Park the perfect place for either a visit or an extended stay. The Donner name may not ring a bell for those who didn’t excel in their Western United States history class, but throw in the word “cannibalism” and the story of the snow-stranded emigrants and their ill-fated...read more

History buffs, campers, cyclists, hikers and those who love their water sports will find Donner...read more

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Northstar California Resort

5001 Northstar Drive
Truckee, CA
(530) 562-1010
Northstar California Resort
Village at Northstar
Lake Tahoe Mountain Biking & Cycling

Since 1972, the Northstar California Resort has drawn winter sports enthusiasts to the area. Twenty different lifts provide access to some 100 trails on more than 3,000 acres of skiable terrain. The majority of the trails are designed for intermediate level skiers, while about a quarter of them are for advanced skiers and the remainder are just right for beginners. Speaking of beginners, Northstar offers...read more

Since 1972, the Northstar California Resort has drawn winter sports enthusiasts to the area. Twenty...read more

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Squaw Bikes

3039 Highway 89
Olympic Valley, CA
(530) 581-3399
Lake Tahoe Mountain Biking & Cycling

One of the greatest ways to see Lake Tahoe is via bicycle. With miles of dirt trails, bike routes and paved roads, there is fun to be had no matter what your age or athletic ability. To help make this outdoor activity simple, Squaw Bikes is conveniently located at the corner of Highway 89 and the entrance to Squaw Valley. From cruisers to high-level mountain...read more

One of the greatest ways to see Lake Tahoe is via bicycle. With miles of...read more

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Sugar Bowl Resort

629 Sugar Bowl Road
Norden, CA
(530) 426-9000
Lake Tahoe Mountain Biking & Cycling

Privately owned and operated by the homeowners in the Village at Sugar Bowl, Sugar Bowl Resort has attracted skiers and snowboarders to the top of Donner Summit for nearly 75 years. As a Tahoe-area resort that consistently collects great stashes of snow, Sugar Bowl boasts four distinct peaks and an open-boundary policy for backcountry access. Other unique features include a scenic gondola ride into the car-free...read more

Privately owned and operated by the homeowners in the Village at Sugar Bowl, Sugar Bowl Resort...read more

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Tahoe Bike Company

3131 Harrison Avenue
South Lake Tahoe, CA
(530) 600-0267
Lake Tahoe Mountain Biking & Cycling

Tahoe Bike Company is a full-service source of bikes in South Lake Tahoe. Offering an entire spectrum including electric bikes, surrey bikes, surreys for two people, mountain bikes, cruisers and commuter bikes, Tahoe Bike Company not only rents the exact bike for your cycling needs, but also sells bikes. In the winter the shop transitions into a winter sports gear mecca offering rentals in skiing,...read more

Tahoe Bike Company is a full-service source of bikes in South Lake Tahoe. Offering an...read more

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Tahoe Cross Country Ski Area

925 Country Club Drive
Tahoe City, CA
(530) 583-5475
Lake Tahoe Mountain Biking & Cycling

Tahoe Cross Country Ski Area is a large, groomed cross-country ski zone that offers both traditional and skate ski options. Situated on Dollar Hill, just outside of Tahoe City, the location is excellent for getting views of the lake while enjoying the wilderness. There is a small ski school and youth ski program to help get the entire family outside. The area also has dog...read more

Tahoe Cross Country Ski Area is a large, groomed cross-country ski zone that offers both...read more

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Tahoe Donner Association

11509 Northwoods Boulevard
Truckee, CA
(530) 587-9400
Lake Tahoe Mountain Biking & Cycling

The sprawling Tahoe Donner subdivision and its 6,000-plus homes above Truckee is many things to lots of people. For some it is their home neighborhood; for others it’s where they rent a house for a few days in winter or summer. Locals and visitors all take advantage of the Tahoe Donner Association’s 7,000 acres and equally vast amenities available to homeowners as well as to...read more

The sprawling Tahoe Donner subdivision and its 6,000-plus homes above Truckee is many things to...read more

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Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Area

15275 Alder Creek Road
Truckee, CA
(530) 587-9484
Tahoe Donner Association
Lake Tahoe Mountain Biking & Cycling

Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Area is one of the most extensive and scenic Nordic ski centers in the West. It includes Alder Creek Adventure Center and a cafe/bar, a ski rental center and fat-tire bike rentals. From lung-busting climbs to flat meadows, Tahoe Donner has more than 100 kilometers of trails groomed for skate skiing and traditional cross-country striding as well as snowshoeing. Depending...read more

Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Area is one of the most extensive and scenic Nordic...read more

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Village Ski Loft

800 Tahoe Boulevard
Incline Village, NV
(775) 831-3537
Lake Tahoe Mountain Biking & Cycling

The Village Ski Loft’s knowledgeable staff has been outfitting visitors and residents for the four seasons since 1973, providing sales, service and rentals for all of your outdoor needs. With one of the widest selections of bikes on the north shore – from beach cruisers to downhill mountain bikes – they also stock a full line of parts and accessories and have a variety of...read more

The Village Ski Loft’s knowledgeable staff has been outfitting visitors and residents for the four...read more