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Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition releases first online map of plowed bike trails

The Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition now offers the first online bike map showing the Lake Tahoe region’s regularly snow-plowed bike trails.

People searching for a plowed bike route can now toggle a special seasonal layer in the nonprofit organization’s interactive bike map, available online at tahoebike.org/map. Many of Tahoe’s local jurisdiction clear snow from their shared-use paths, typically after they have completed plowing local roads.

Lake Tahoe Bike Map showing snow-plowed paths

Media release: Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition distributes over 200 free bike racks throughout Tahoe Basin

Nonprofit bike advocacy group creates parking for over 400 more bikes at Tahoe outdoor recreation sites and community hotspots LAKE TAHOE – The Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition is distributing 215 free bicycle racks throughout the Lake Tahoe Basin, creating secure parking for 430 bicycles at key public destinations. Supported by funding from the Tahoe Fund […]


Bicycle Achievement Awards Nominations Now Open

Nominations for the annual Lake Tahoe Bicycle Achievement Awards are now open. Each year, the Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition, through a public nomination process, brings attention to and honors those that have made significant advancements to promoting safer bicycling opportunities for the Lake Tahoe region.

Achievement Awards

Recent News: Bike Theft Bust & Dutch Bike City

Biking is in the news! The Truckee police recently busted bike thieves that have stolen hundreds of dollars worth of bikes from the Tahoe Truckee region. Read more about it here: Police Bust Truckee-Tahoe Bicycle Theft Operation Out of San Francisco. The Netherlands city, Utrecht, is building one of the most bike friendly cities in the […]


Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition produces new bike trail map for Lake Tahoe region

New paper map makes region’s world-class scenery more accessible for bicycle exploration The Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition has produced a new Tahoe Bike Map, which will be available for free at visitor centers and bike shops. The new paper map, which was designed for the Bike Coalition by Truckee-based SDBX Studios, has been completely overhauled […]


Guest column: Everyone in Tahoe responsible for roadway awareness, safety

Morgan Beryl June 1, The 2017 | Tahoe Daily Tribune is melting, flowers are blooming, and orange cones are back on our roads. Construction can be frustrating, but it also means more good things on the horizon for Tahoe’s roadways and bike and pedestrian paths. This summer, local governments, the Tahoe Transportation District and state […]


Tahoe Bike Challenge returns for first two weeks of June

The Tahoe Bike Challenge returns from June 1 to 14, bringing back the friendly competition to see who can replace the most car trips with trips by bicycle. Every year for two weeks, instead of driving, hundreds of Tahoe residents and visitors ride their bikes to work, school, and for fun. Participants in the Bike […]


Thank You for Clearing Snow This Winter 2

CM & LTBC Open Letter for Clearing Snow from Paths A Thank You from South Shore’s Hardy Pedestrians, Cyclists, and Bus Riders  A big thank You to the City of South Lake Tahoe, the County of El Dorado, and the businesses and residents of Tahoe’s South Shore for clearing the snow from your sidewalks and […]