Cycling in the Northern Sierras equals the best riding around in the world. The quality of the roads combined with the scenery and challenge of the mountain passes is outstanding. The variety is wide from alpine altitudes to desert desolation. There are long rides; short rides; flat rides and steep rides and every combination. There are loops and out and back rides suitable for all levels of experience.
Lakeside Inn is in the middle of this cycling Mecca. From Lakeside you can ride or drive to over ten passes of superior bicycling or ride around Lake Tahoe for the scenery. One of the reasons the so-called "Death Ride", is well known is the passes included are truly challenging rides. All of this riding area is easily accessible from Lakeside Inn by car or, if you are a real rider, by bicycle.
Another measure of outstanding Tahoe bicycling is The Amgen Tour of California chose Lake Tahoe as the starting point for the race. Tahoe enjoys professional cyclists and teams training here because the riding is so great. There are many bicycle shops here to satisfy your equipment needs in parts, service or attire. Moreover, along the ride routes there are many excellent dining options to keep you fueled up!
At Lakeside, we can orient you to our riding area and answer all your questions about bicycling at Lake Tahoe. Please come experience the highest quality of cycling there is anywhere in the world right here at Tahoe.