Truckee River Bike Ride

Pedal along the gorgeous Truckee River.

Tour Overview

Tour Time: 10am-1pm
Tour Meeting Location: Tahoe City Transit Center
Typical Tour Distance: 6-12 miles
Level of Difficulty: Easy to moderate
Trip Cost: $95
(4 person minimum to run the tour)
Age Minimum: 8 years old
(Groups with kids under 8 can book private tours)

Tour Includes

  • Comfort bike
  • Helmet
  • Knowledgeable guide trained in CPR/First Aid
  • Mountain biking Instruction
  • Natural and Human History Discussions
  • Snacks and bottled water
  • Tax and Permit Fees

What To Bring

  • Reusable water bottle
  • Sun Screen (SPF 30 or higher)
  • Hat with a brim
  • Sunglasses with holder
  • Closed-toe shoes
  • Light jacket/Windbreaker

What's Not Included

  • Guide gratuity


  • Enjoy a relaxing pedal along the scenic Truckee river
  • Learn about the significance of the waterway
  • Keep an eye for local birds and animals, like beavers and mountain chickadees
  • Take a break by the water and relax

Tour Description

A leisurely tour along the beautiful Truckee River. Between Olympic Valley and Sugar Pine Point State Park, we cruise along the historic bike path of Lake Tahoe's only water outlet. We will cover the unique history of this important river. A variety of distances are available. This trip is great for the whole family!