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Flume Trail

Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park, NV 89452
+1 775-831-0494
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Best view of Lake Tahoe

My sister and I reserved bikes through Flume Trail Bikes which is at the base of Tunnel Creek. The... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Cleveland, Ohio
via mobile
Amazing views, very challenging for beginners

This trail is amazing, and proper gear and preparation is essential to a successful run. This trail... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
Jim Y
Avon, New York
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Picturesque and narrow dirt bike trail with views of Lake Tahoe.
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“single track” (13 reviews)
“marlette lake” (20 reviews)
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Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park, NV 89452
+1 775-831-0494

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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

My sister and I reserved bikes through Flume Trail Bikes which is at the base of Tunnel Creek. The team was great and very friendly and were happy to help find the right bikes for us. They offer multiple shuttles throughout the day to the...More

Thank Lukic_Alexander
Reviewed 19 September 2017

This trail is amazing, and proper gear and preparation is essential to a successful run. This trail is moderate for mountain bikers, but can be very challenging for those who do not mountain bike. We started at Spooner Lake State Park. The trail requires a...More

1  Thank Jim Y
Reviewed 20 August 2017

I rode this with my 13 year old son and we had a great time. We went swimming in the lake half way and thoroughly enjoyed the ride. A must do.

1  Thank Andrew N
Reviewed 12 August 2017

I did this by mountain bike, three times in a 6 day stay, but you can also hike it. Yes, it was that good. If you're a reasonably fit person with some bicycle riding ability I'd highly recommend the shuttle from Flume Trail Bikes, located...More

Thank Si405
Reviewed 26 July 2017

...Psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi's famous investigations of "optimal experience" have revealed that what makes an experience genuinely satisfying is a state of consciousness called flow. During flow, people typically experience deep enjoyment, creativity, and a total involvement with life" ..That's exactly what riding the Flume trail...More

Thank agustin_farias
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Spectacular views of Lake Tahoe along the single track section of the route, but not for people who are afraid of heights. Wide trail for the climb up and descent.

Thank Katie F
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We took the hiking trail up to Marlette Lake and it was gorgeous. If you happen to hike here in the Fall you can enjoy the gorgeous foliage of the Aspens. (see photo.) The hike is mainly uphill to Marlette Lake and is about 5...More

3  Thank Oran A
Reviewed 1 November 2016

My friends and I did not hike the entire trail, but we started at the Incline side and hike almost 5 miles in. One friend has a bad hip and knee but was able to move at a pretty decent pace, so that tells you...More

1  Thank goldenbearflyer
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I reluctantly accepted the recommendation to hike this 12.9-mile trail. So glad I did. I had nothing to fear. The going was easy, the trail mostly wide and level and clear. The views of the mountains and of Lake Tahoe below, which you see for...More

1  Thank Betsy R
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We were recommended Flume Trail Mountain Bikes by a local of IV. Their website was very informative, and provided a detail description of what to expect of the Flume Trail. We made a reservation for our bikes (recommended especially on the wknd) and showed up...More

1  Thank Ania F
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Keri W
12 February 2017|
Response from tomandhubbs2011 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Keri, although the track is quite narrow, there is easily enough room to walk with your bike - as long as you are doing so in a sensible fashion. You sometimes meet walkers and people who have stopped to take photos and... More
John R
7 July 2015|
Response from c0kelly |
Just had lunch at Tunnel Creek Cafe, which is also the home of Flume Trail Mountain Bikes -- a company that offers mountain bike rentals and offers a shuttle service for those biking the Flume Trail and Tahoe Rim Trail... More