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Address: Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park, NV 89452
Phone Number: (775) 831-0494
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8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Description: Picturesque and narrow dirt bike trail with views of Lake Tahoe.

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Awesome! Great Ride!

This is a great mountain bike trail. The first part is an old dirt road. There is some serious elevation gain for the first three miles. After that, it is a gradual descent... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 21, 2015
catchyjingle
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

This is a great mountain bike trail. The first part is an old dirt road. There is some serious elevation gain for the first three miles. After that, it is a gradual descent. There is some singletrack which is a little tricky but overall, this trail is fine for beginners. The views are quite amazing. At the end, there is... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Look, there are lots and lots of great mounting biking trails around Tahoe. You could easily ride a different great trail every day of the week, and you can certainly pick an easier one. I've ridden around Tahoe a lot, and this is the CLASSIC, EPIC ride, and my go-to ride if I can only do one ride, and I've... More 

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Florida
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15 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

We had a weeks vacation in South Lake Tahoe and being from Florida, wanted to take advantage of the beautiful October weather. We rode the Vail Pass while in Breckenridge last summer and enjoyed it so much we wanted to do something similar. Well, let me clear up any misconceptions. This ride doesn't compare, it is much more difficult and... More 

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Surrey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

As part of my recent trip to North California I spent three night in North Lake Tahoe and whilst there took the opportunity to ride The Flume Trail, hired a bike from Flume Trail Bikes at Tunnel Creek, the bike was very well maintained and the staff helpful, took the shuttle to Spooner Lake where after a couple of minutes... More 

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Truckee, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

There are four reasons to ride the Flume Trail and rent a bike (if necessary) from Flume Trail Bikes 1. The Flume Trail is an epic ride with spectacular views. It is not super technical or difficult for a "fit" individual. Fit does not mean attending an aerobics class for 30min 3X/week. Please look at You-Tube videos. Also if you're... More 

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Carbondale, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

My Husband and I decided to do this based on a positive review in the tourism magazine we found in our hotel room. We had no idea our little "bike ride" would be that challenging. I'd consider myself a novice mountain biker, even though I frequently ride my bike around town. All reviews are accurate that the first 1/3 is... More 

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El Dorado Hills, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The views are spectacular on this trail! We brought our MTBs to travel it. The first 4miles are a hard uphill climb. I recommend going when it is early. We didn't and suffered in the heat! However once you get to the top you forget the climb because it is so beautiful! Be careful for hikers, blind corner, and death... More 

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Dana Point, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 via mobile

First there's alot of good rides in tahoe, so I would make sure you know what you r doing before you attempt. My first flume experince turned into an epic. anyway here's the ride. Your going to up hill for 4 miles, by the way your at elevation, you will go around the lake an enter the flume trail. You... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Don't underestimate the energy it will require to get past the 4 mile uphill start to this one. ...and the water will go quickly. The view definitely pays off once you get past this hurdle and the rest is gravy! Be prepared for hand cramps from the last 4 miles of braking and remember to use your rear brakes too!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This is an absolute breathtaking hike along this trail. It is a very easy hike above the lake. At a. Purple os points it appears that you could jump over the edge and land in the water below. I would go hike this one again!

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Address: Address: Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park, NV 89452
Phone Number: (775) 831-0494
Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

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