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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 […]


TRPA Releases Draft Active Transportation Plan for Tahoe

For Immediate Release: January 14, 2016 Lake Tahoe, Stateline, NV – Improving transportation options for bicyclists and pedestrians is one of the most effective strategies to conserve and restore Lake Tahoe’s environment, revitalize the economy, enhance recreation opportunities, and improve public health, according to Tahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA) offici als.   In its capacity […]


Snow Removal Program for Class 1 Bike/Multiuse Paths Survey

Provide the City of South Lake Tahoe with your input on Class 1 path use, with regards to snow removal impact for bikers, pedestrians and other users. The city has created an online survey to gather community feedback: http://speakupslt.org/surveys/snow-removal-program-for-class-1-bike-slash-multiuse-paths-survey If you bike in South Lake Tahoe, please participate in the survey and help the city […]


City may use eminent domain to complete Ski Run to El Dorado Bike Path

The Bike Coalition Attended this Council meeting and spoke in favor of using Eminent Domain in this particular case. See our letter here. Paula Peterson, Mon, 12/07/2015, SouthTahoeNow. There are five small pieces of property standing in the way of completing the Ski Run Blvd to El Dorado Beach Class 1 multi-use trail, and it […]


Open House For Next Phase of Greenway Bike Trail – January 7th

South Lake Tahoe, Calif. The California Tahoe Conservancy (Conservancy) and the Lake Tahoe Community College (LTCC) will host a public open house on Thursday, January 7, 6 – 8 pm in the LTCC Board Room at One College Drive in South Lake Tahoe. City of South Lake Tahoe (City) staff will also be available. The […]


Cycling Can Save the World

In case you needed another excuse to get on your bike. By Paul Rauber | Nov 17 2015 | Sierra Club A brisk 3-mile ride on my commuter bike got me to the doctor’s office this morning; and this afternoon I’ll ride half a mile to the supermarket, sparing myself the famous congestion of its […]


More bike trails for Tahoe

El Dorado County opens the new Sawmill Bike Trail and California awards $9 million to support three new Tahoe bike and pedestrian projects.


MTB economics: South Lake Tahoe sees boost from mountain-bike tourism

Bike Coalition Board Members helped organize and spoke at a Tahoe Talk on Bike Tourism in May of 2015. At the forum, the Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority showed great interest in gathering more data on the economic benefits of bike tourism. The momentum continues to build and the effort appears to be moving forward.   […]


Sawmill Bike Path Ribbon Cutting – Oct. 14th!

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the Sawmill Bike Path on Oct. 14! South Lake Tahoe’s Newest Bike Path Connects Meyers. District Five County Supervisor Sue Novasel, the communities of South Lake Tahoe and Meyers and the Transportation Division of the County of El Dorado’s Community Development Agency invite all interested parties to a ribbon cutting ceremony […]