Yearly Archives: 2016

Tahoe Valley Greenbelt Community Survey

The City of South Lake Tahoe is developing a conceptual plan to identify recreation, connectivity and visual improvements for the Greenbelt area in Tahoe Valley near the Y. Please participate in their public survey for the project:

14th Annual Nevada Bike & Ped Summit: Nov. 9-10 in South Tahoe

2016 NEVADA BICYCLE and PEDESTRIAN SUMMIT TO HIGHLIGHT ALTERNATIVE TRANSPORTATION Nevada Department of Transportation Meg Ragonese, Public Information Officer E-mail: Phone: (775) 888-7172 / (775) 443-5926 CARSON CITY, Nev. – Pedestrian and bicycle transportation and safety will be among the topics at the 14th annual Nevada Bicycle and Pedestrian Summit, scheduled for Nov. 9 and […]

Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition Unveils New, Interactive Bike Map!

The Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition is unveiling a new, interactive, online map for bicycling around the Tahoe and Truckee region. This new map is a free, public resource and can be viewed at The Bike Coalition designed the map to match the needs of people biking around Tahoe: it provides bike route directions, elevation […]

Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition Launches Bicycle Safety Campaign 1

The Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition has launched a multimedia education campaign to promote safe bicycling for Tahoe visitors and residents. “We hope these safety tips help ensure people enjoy riding their bicycles at Lake Tahoe,” said Curtis Fong, vice president of the Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition. “This is the greatest and most beautiful place in […]

Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition welcomes Tahoe community to Cycle Celebration

The Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition welcomes residents and visitors to join the biking fun at Cycle Celebration, a free family event to celebrate the end of the Tahoe Bike Challenge and the start of Tahoe’s summer biking season. “We congratulate everyone who participated in the Tahoe Bike Challenge,” said Karen Houser, board member with the […]

Kids should ride bikes!

Bike Donation for Kids

Just in time for the annual Tahoe Bike Challenge, advocates from the South Tahoe biking community have come together to fix 10 kids bikes which will be donated to kids in need. Big thanks to Pete Fink, Devin Middlebrook, and Shawn Butler for volunteering their time to fix the bikes! Also big thanks to the […]

Youth Art Contest Now Open for Tahoe Bike Challenge

  2016 Tahoe Bike Challenge Art ContestThe Tahoe Bike Challenge is the annual two-week opportunity to engage students, families, businesses, friends, and the community, in biking to school, work and just for play. The Tahoe Bike Challenge is hosting an art contest for students grades K-12 to promote the youth getting involved. Prizes will be […]

Achievement Awards

Bicycle Achievement Awards Nominations Now Open 1

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.

Bike Coalition Receives Grant to Create Online Bike Map

The Bike Coalition was awarded at $10,000 grant from the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency’s (TRPA) On Our Way Small Grants Program. The grant will fund the development of an interactive, online bike map for the Tahoe region. The online bike map will replace the Bike Coalition’s current online version of its Bikeways Map – a […]

Model Bikeable City in Denmark

Can we make Tahoe a region where four out of five kids walk, bike or skateboard to school? Or where kids use bikes as transportation for field trips? They do it in Odense, Denmark! With 341 miles of bike paths, many of them separated by barriers from vehicle traffic, Odense sounds like a bikeable city […]