Emerging as one of the nation’s premier mountain biking destinations, South Lake Tahoe is home to numerous mountain bike trails, from flat scenic paths to hair-raising downhills. The Tahoe Area Mountain Biking Association (TAMBA) website is a great resource for trail info, including maps, trail conditions, and events. New to mountain biking? Check out our tips on safety and responsible recreation.
Roll through the foothills through diverse woodlands. The Sly Park rides are a hidden gem in this area. Enjoy some fun climbs with rewarding downhills on the 6.5-mile loop south of the lake or take the loop around the lake with a flat, double-wide trail suited for beginner and intermediate riders. The Mother Lode Trail Stewardship is a new trail advocacy organization representing El Dorado County.