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Tahoe Bike Challenge June 1-14

June 1, 2018

Nothing beats riding a bike around town to hear the spring birds and watch the wild flowers pop.  Here’s another reason to grab another gear.

Truckee Trails Foundation

May 19, 2018

Truckee has one more reason to brag.

mountain biking in rock garden

Tahoe Bike Culture by the Spoke Junkie

October 20, 2017
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When you see the word “culture”, what comes to mind?

Music, art, higher education, the Byzantine Era, a dark gray blob growing in the bottom of a petri dish in science class.

Slow Rollers Bike Ride for Christmas Cheer

September 22, 2017

Join the Slow Rollers to celebrate our cycling community and Christmas Cheer.  Gather at South Shore Bikes at noon, ride starts at 12:30 and heads to the American Legion on Highway 50. If you can’t do the bike ride, go the American Legion for the party – music, food and fun.

Bring an unwrapped toy to donate for the kids!

Spruce up your bike, put on your costume and ride with Slow Rollers.

Tahoe Games Bike Night

September 20, 2017

This is so much fun for little kids, beach cruisers and racers.  Celebrate Tahoe bike culture at the Annual Tahoe Games Bike Night Series at Lake Tahoe Golf Course.

The Gunn Chronicles by South Shore Writer

September 5, 2017

He just finished his 3-year bike tour around the world raising money for the Make a Wish Foundation.

Meet Rick Gunn, South Shore journalist and photographer.

Bijou Bike Park in South Lake Tahoe

August 26, 2017

What promotes individual achievement, builds character and social skills, increases self esteem, self discipline and determination, and is great exercise and fun for the whole family?

Kirkwood Bikes and Brews

August 15, 2017

Head to Kirkwood for a day of mountain biking madness for all abilities and ages. It’s the preeminent Tahoe mountain bike festival crafted only by Tahoe locals who love to ride.  The Kirkwood Bike and Brews festival takes place in July.

Tahoe Community Bred at Local Bike Shop

August 7, 2017

Feel real Lake Tahoe community and pride at this fun & funky shop that has been catering to locals and visitors for 37 years. Sierra Ski and Cycle Works has been owned by South Lake Tahoe mountain bike pioneer, Gary Bell, since 1980.

Tahoe Mountain Bike Festival

August 2, 2017

The annual Tahoe Mountain Bike Festival takes place in August in Meyers.

The festival includes the infamous “Triple Crown Ride” covering 30+ miles and a 5,200 elevation gain.  Lots of music, food, drinks and events for all ages.

Slow Rollers fund Bikes for Children Program

July 24, 2017

Their goal is simple:

To ride bikes and have a good time.

Pro Bike Racer Tasa Herndon

July 21, 2017

She’s a pro mountain bike downhill racer.

And art framer.

Meet Tasa Herndon.