Americas Most Beautiful Bike Ride, Lake Tahoe

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America's Most Beautiful Bike Ride

For nearly 20 years, cycling aficionados have been heading to Lake Tahoe for America's Most Beautiful Bike Ride, a unique biking event that takes riders on a grand tour of the lake and its surroundings. With treks suitable for riders of various skill levels, this is one of Tahoe's most anticipated events.

Organization: TGFT Productions / Bike the West
Date: 06/01/2014 update info
Time: 6:00:00 AM - 9:00:00 AM
Event Cost: varies
Venue: South Shore Lake Tahoe in Lake Tahoe,NV
Contact: Bike the West
Phone: (800) 565-2704
Email:
Website: www.bikethewest.com/americas-most-beautiful-bike-ride/
Event Details:

For nearly 20 years, cycling aficionados have been heading to Lake Tahoe for America's Most Beautiful Bike Ride, a unique biking event that takes riders on a grand tour of the lake and its surroundings. With treks suitable for riders of various skill levels this is a race, a cruise and just a fun event for everyone.

  • A fundraiser for the L&L Society and a way to promote Tahoe's bicycle-friendly atmosphere
  • An early June event
  • Combination boat cruise and 35 mile ride

Overview: The Reno-Tahoe Territory of the Nevada Commission on Tourism, the Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition, and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society sponsor the annual America's Most Beautiful Bike Ride event at stunning Lake Tahoe. Staged as both a fundraiser for the L&L Society and a way to promote Tahoe's bicycle-friendly atmosphere, this bicycling event draws thousands of participants and is suitable for the whole family.

When: An early June event

Where: Lake Tahoe Horizon Casino - South Lake Tahoe

Fees: Entry fees may vary

Details:  Participants choose from three different biking options: a combination boat cruise/35-mile ride, a 72-mile trek that circumnavigates the lake, and – for the most fit bicycling fanatics – a 100-mile ride that includes an out and back on Highway 89's bike trail, taking bikers to visit historic Truckee, California, before continuing around Lake Tahoe.

America's Most Beautiful Bike Ride is usually held in early June and reservations are expected by late April. The event is limited to the first 3,000 registered and fully-paid participants.