Whether you’re a seasoned mountain biking enthusiast or a leisure rider looking for family-friendly rides, Lake Tahoe offers bike trails to suit every skill level! Hit the trails and pedal past tranquil lakes, lush forests, alpine meadows, mountain views, and one-of-a-kind geological features. Choose Tahoe Truckee Vacation Properties to host your getaway and discover the great outdoors near your North Lake Tahoe vacation rental!
Best Paved Bike Trails in Lake Tahoe
For visitors looking for easy paved trails the whole family can enjoy, we recommend:
- Truckee River Legacy Trail: This six-mile trail follows the Truckee River, offering an easy and scenic ride immersed in nature.
- Lake Tahoe East Shore Bike Path: Hop across the border to Nevada and ride “America’s Most Beautiful Bikeway.” This three-mile path follows the shores of Lake Tahoe, offering convenient access to public beaches, coves, and trails.
- Pope Baldwin Bike Path: Ride this 3-mile family-friendly trail for easy access to several attractions in Lake Tahoe, including the Tallac Historic Site and Baldwin Beach.
Mountain Biking Trails in Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe is home to legendary mountain biking trails that cater to various skill levels and preferences. Here are a few of the most popular mountain biking trails:
- Flume Bike Trail: This is a moderate 14-mile trail that starts at 7,000 feet in elevation. Most people decide to park by the Tunnel Creek Cafe and take the shuttle to Spooner Lake State Park.
- Tahoe Rim Trail: This iconic trail circles the shores of Lake Tahoe, offering 165 miles of singletrack with ten different trailheads.
- Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride: This six-mile trail offers fun and technical descents for advanced riders.
- Corral Loop: This network provides something for everyone, from easy, beginner-friendly trails to more advanced options with technical features and jumps.
Lake Tahoe Bike Parks
If you are looking for dedicated facilities for biking, we recommend our local bike parks! The Northstar Bike Park offers world-class downhill trails, technical rock gardens, and cross-country loops. You can also visit Truckee Bike Park for pump tracks, dirt jumps, flow lines, and cross-country trails.
Plan Your Lake Tahoe Getaway Today
Explore the great outdoors on the Lake Tahoe bike trails during your getaway! Stay with Tahoe Truckee Vacation Properties and use our website to find vacation home rentals in Truckee, Tahoe Donner, and the North Lake Tahoe area. Whether you are looking for a one-bedroom condo or a five-bedroom cabin the whole family can enjoy, we have the perfect property waiting for you!