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Flume Trail

Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park, NV 89452
+1 775-831-0494
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Unforgettable views of Lake Tahoe

Spectacular views of Lake Tahoe along the single track section of the route, but not for people who... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
Katie F
Wettswil, Switzerland
Not just for Bikers!

We took the hiking trail up to Marlette Lake and it was gorgeous. If you happen to hike here in the... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2016
Oran A
Kfar Saba, Israel
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Picturesque and narrow dirt bike trail with views of Lake Tahoe.
  • Excellent89%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“single track” (13 reviews)
“marlette lake” (17 reviews)
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Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park, NV 89452
+1 775-831-0494

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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

Thank Ania F
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I rode the flume trail after renting a bike from flume trail bikes and getting a shuttle ride from them as well. I also rented a helmet (included in the price). They were fantastic and made the ride possible. Everything is thought of, from the...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Supposedly one of the top 3 trail rides in the US. This certainly did not disappoint. We book directly through Flume Trail Tahoe dotcom and opted for the uplift service. The staff and facilities were absolutely top notch. The level of detail taken to make...More

2  Thank tomandhubbs2011
Reviewed 12 September 2016

First, if you are not in fantastic-mountain-bike-shape and do not have a GREAT mountain bike, pop the $$ for a bike rental nearby that has an adjustable seat and appropriate gearing for uphill, some sandy parts and a fast downhill. Just. Do. It. Second, you...More

Thank jeri f
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Shuttle service is very reliable, we got great and well maintained bikes. Ride requires initially a good climb, partially on sand. Gets hot around noon, but is well worth the effort. Once being up with a few exceptions it gets only back down to the...More

Thank kiekmich
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Take the shuttle service from the bike rental at the end of the trail. Enjoy wonderful views over lake tahoe. End with a snack and a mango smoothie at the bike rental place and then go take a swim. The ride takes about 3.5 hours...More

Thank Mårten K
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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