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Tahoe’s Top 10 Bike Rides offer something for everyone.

The following top 10 bike rides include cruising on bike paths with the family, getting introduced to mountain biking on gentle undulating trails or testing your skills and endurance on technical singletrack trails. Tahoe bike rides are fun, beautiful, and can range from easy to challenging. For more ride details and maps go to the web-page links provided.


Low
South Tahoe Beach Cruise
Distance: 11.7 miles in one direction.
Elevation gain: 223 ft.
Tread: Paved bike path
Feature: Six most popular beaches along the way.
Web page: https://biketahoe.org/rides/south-tahoe-beach-cruise-ride-details
http://bit.ly/2BrWI1U


Low
Powerline Trail
Distance: 6.34 mi
Elevation gain: 771 ft.
Tread: Native surface singletrack
Feature: Great intro to mountain biking
Web page: https://biketahoe.org/rides/power-line-loop-details/
http://bit.ly/2SiaHSC


Moderate
Corral Loop
Distance: 4.87 mi
Elevation gain: 755 ft.
Tread: Paved climb with native surface singletrack descent
Feature: Berms, jumps and log rides
Web page: https://biketahoe.org/rides/corral-loop-ride-details/
http://bit.ly/2WRqgzp


High
Star Lake Loop
Distance: 21 mi
Elevation gain: 3,556 ft.
Tread: native surface singletrack
Feature: Strenuous, technical, majestic mountain views
Web page: https://biketahoe.org/rides/star-lake-loop-ride-details/
http://bit.ly/2US9Ftt


High
The Bench
Distance: 13 mi
Elevation gain: 1,739 ft.
Tread: Native surface singletrack
Feature: From Kingsbury – strenuous, technical spectacular lake view
Web page: https://biketahoe.org/the-bench-out-back-ride-details/
http://bit.ly/2GygFYg


Moderate
Clear Creek
Distance: 27 mi
Elevation gain: 3,000 ft.
Tread: Native surface singletrack
Feature: Launch from the desert floor and ascend to Alpine Forest
Web page: https://biketahoe.org/rides/clear-creek-out-back-ride-details/
http://bit.ly/2Dh0I5u


Moderate
Marlette Flume
Distance: 20.62 mi
Elevation gain: 2,067 ft.
Tread: Native surface double and singletrack
Feature: From Spooner Lake – World-famous views – caution needed
Web page: https://biketahoe.org/rides/flume-trail-out-back-ride-details/
http://bit.ly/2Gh9BAe


Moderate
Painted Rock
Distance: 13.3 mi
Elevation gain: 1,486 ft.
Tread: Native surface singletrack
Feature: From Tahoe XC Center
Web page: https://biketahoe.org/rides/painted-rock-ride-details/
http://bit.ly/2Dj1kHX


Low
Historic Truckee River Trail
Distance: 5 mi
Elevation gain: 184 ft.
Tread: Paved bike path
Feature: Ride from Tahoe City to Squaw Valley along the Truckee River
Web page: https://biketahoe.org/rides/historic-truckee-river-cruise-ride-details/
http://bit.ly/2ROPFpB


Low
Truckee River Legacy Trail
Distance: 4.67 mi
Elevation gain: 207 ft.
Tread: Paved bike path
Feature: Ride along the Truckee River
Web page: https://biketahoe.org/rides/truckee-river-legancy-ride-details/
http://bit.ly/2Bvdm0N

These are just some of Tahoe’s Top 10 rides as adopted by Bike Tahoe. For fun and Sharing the Adventure, invite family members and friends to give these a try. See how many of them you have already ridden or plan to ride. Coming soon, will be additional featured bike rides, stories, videos and announcements. Happy trails.

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