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There is no better way to enjoy Lake Tahoe than from the middle of the lake on a kayak or paddleboard. Except maybe taking in a gorgeous vista on a mountain bike. Whatever you choose, we know where to get the gear to help you do summer right.
Any Mountain - The Great Outdoor Store
A stunning bike ride, epic powder days and perfect campsites don’t come along everyday—but when they do, Any Mountain is there to hook you up with everything you need to make the most of adventures big and small.
Since 1972, Any Mountain has been outfitting Bay Area enthusiasts with outdoor, skiing, and snowboarding equipment. That’s a lot of ski and ride days, winter outings, camping trips, and outdoor expeditions that have launched inside their stores; they now happily announce that they are adding bikes to their stores to further meet your outdoor needs.
With a crew of passionate outdoor enthusiasts whose expertise is unrivaled, and a selection of gear and apparel that fits your outdoor lifestyle, no other local shop supports your endeavors—from ordinary to extraordinary epics days—quite like they do.
So whether you are looking for epic pow, that picturesque camping trip, or an amazing bike ride, come join the Any Mountain family. They’ll take care of you! View Website
Bike Truckee - Rentals
Located just around the corner from Tahoe Getaways' Downtown Truckee Office, Bike Truckee is a super resource to explore Truckee's downtown corridor and Legacy Trail car free. They make it easy with a new fleet of comfort mountain bikes with an upright riding position and cush seats. They also have classic cruisers and trailers for the kids. View Website
We feature the area's largest fleet of rental bikes, including urban, comfort, mountain, cruiser, and E-bikes. We also offer a full selection of kids rental bikes and trailers, plus high performance mountain bike demos. Ride the Truckee River and North Lake Tahoe's best bike trails right from our door. View Website
Olympic Valley Ski & Bike
Located in Olympic Valley, Olympic Valley Ski & Bike is a family-owned, full-service ski, snowboard rental, demo, and tuning shop. They offer the latest ski and snowboard equipment at a great price with friendly and quick service. They also have a great selection of mountain bikes during the summer months.
Mtn. Mike's Sports has been open since 1988. In 2015 Mtn Mike's is under new local management and is soon to be renamed The BackCountry Squaw Valley. The BackCountry has been open in Truckee for 20 years.
Their location was built in 1952 by the founders of Palisades Tahoe (formally known as Squaw Valley), the Poulsens. In 1958 it was transformed for the 1960 Winter Olympics into the "Bear Pen Tavern" and in the mid 70's the tavern became the infamous "Lone Star" which was featured in the 1982 cult classic ski movie, "Hot Dog". View Website
Stealth Tahoe Electronic Recreation
We are a proud California company specializing in electric recreation. We are proud to carry several made-in-California products such as OneWheel, Evolve Skateboards, Super 73, Inboard Skateboards, SUPJet electric standup paddle boards, and more. We are also an Authorized dealer and full service center for Stealth Electric Bikes…Some of the most powerful electric bikes in production. Anywhere. We promote clean, renewable, and POWERFUL electric recreation. With a growing product base, we keep up with the hottest trends in the electric world and bring them directly to our customers. We offer demos on just about every product we carry so you can try before you buy. Come interested, leave stoked! View Website
SUPrents.com Lake Tahoe
Rent an inflatable Standup Paddle Board and have it shipped directly to your vacation rental! When your rental is finished, return it in the included prepaid shipping box. It's by far the most convenient, affordable and hassle free way to rent a standup paddle board. If you like the board so much you don't want to give it back, we'll sell it to you! Rent it, Love it, Keep it! View Website
Tahoe Bliss Boat Charters
From surf sessions to anchoring in secret coves along the East Shore, admiring the majestic beauty of Emerald Bay, or bar hopping in style; Tahoe Bliss Boat Charters will take you on an adventure you won't forget. Allow their captains to create a custom charter experience that your whole group will love. View Website
Tahoe City Kayak & Paddleboard
A trusted name for Lake Tahoe kayak rentals, touring, and sales for over 17 years. We carry the best names in kayaks, stand up paddleboards, gear and apparel.
Beach-front rentals and guided tours for kayaks and paddleboards at Commons Beach in Tahoe City
Nightly Sunset Kayak Tours (reservations required)
Delivery service for multi-day rentals to lakefront locations.
Our mission at Tahoe City Kayak is to provide you with unparalleled customer service. We strive to give you the best in kayak sales , SUP rentals, kayak rentals and tours. We know that you have many choices when you come to Lake Tahoe and we thank you for considering us and look forward to serving you on your next trip to the lake.
You could also have your rental kayak or paddleboard delivered to a Tahoe destination of your choosing.
***Tahoe City Kayak & Paddleboard is offering $5 off any rental for Tahoe Getaways guests! Use code TAHOEGET5OFF to apply.*** View Website
Tahoe Paddle & Oar
Tahoe Paddle & Oar is a full service paddlesports shop with everything for the novice to the experienced paddler. Located in Kings Beach on Tahoe’s North Shore, we offer the easiest access to the water in our area. We offer top-end kayak and paddleboard rentals along with guided tours and a full paddlesport retail store with everything you need to get you paddling.
Tahoe Paddle & Oar offers a full line of paddleboards, kayaks and canoes including Surftech, Bark, Bic Sport, Ocean Kayak, Old Town and American Traders. Come and discover one of the more serene ways to enjoy Lake Tahoe by gliding through the cool, clear water where you can find hidden beaches, rocky coves and gigantic boulder mazes. View Website
“We deliver paddle board rentals all around Lake Tahoe directly to your home or vacation rental. If you are looking for fun with the family, we carry the best selection of kids paddle boards that come in a variety of shapes and sizes for even our smallest paddlers. For a one-of-a-kind experience check out our 4-person inflatable ‘Mantaray’ paddle board to add even more fun to the day at Lake Tahoe!”
Included with every rental:
Boards – Adjustable Paddles – Life Jackets – Leash’s
Rent for a full day or rent for the week and enjoy all of the amazing places Lake Tahoe has to offer. Delivery & Pickup is Included for FREE!
“WE BRING THE FUN TO YOU”. View Website
Tahoe Sports Hub
Tahoe Sports Hub is your year-round destination for mountain recreation! Voted best sporting good shop in the region, Tahoe Sports Hub offers quality apparel, equipment, and expert advice for all of your outdoor adventures. Tahoe Sports Hub boasts a large fleet of ski, snowboard, snowshoe, and backcountry rentals and demos! We are proud to be Truckee’s premier ski shop. Come see us on West River st. in Historic Downtown Truckee. View Website
Tahoe Wakebusters Boat Rentals
What could be better than a day on the lake! Tahoe Wakebusters are now offering boat rentals out of Tahoe City in North Lake Tahoe. Check out there fleet and explore the lake! View Website
The BackCountry is an independent ski, bike, and mountain shop located in Truckee, California. In business since 1993, their goal is to provide the best gear, service, and advice in the Tahoe/Truckee area. They know the gear and will steer you straight!
Whether you’re skiing or snowboarding the Sierra backcountry, on or off-road cycling, rock climbing, backpacking, paddling, hiking, snowshoeing, trail running, or just plain kicking around the Sierra, they’ve got you covered with all of the equipment you need. Plus you can hit them up for directions to incredible rides, trails, climbing areas, and ski descents both near and far. They have been in business since 1994 and most of their staff have worked their entire lives in the bike & ski industry. They know and use this gear! View Website
Waterman's Landing - Kayak/Paddleboard Rental - Carnelian Bay
As North Lake Tahoe’s premier paddling outfitters, Waterman’s Landing has an extensive fleet of watercraft available to rent by the hour or the day. Come down to the beach or take advantage of our easy online booking system for kayaks, outrigger canoes, traditional canoes and paddle boards of all kinds. Our Tahoe Beach Cafe features a delicious breakfast and lunch menu, full coffee bar, and quality wine and beer selection. Leashed dogs are welcome on the patio and pup-friendly Patton Beach.
Paddle exploration from Patton Landing Beach is endless with non-stop sightseeing of Lake Tahoe’s North Shore just minutes away. Waterman’s has the added benefit of being owned by two elite paddlers in the country, Jay and Anik Wild. Not only do they teach outrigger and standup paddling but they also put on Tahoe Junior Water Camp for kids. Please contact for private paddling events, options for team building and corporate adventures, bridal showers, bachelor/bachelorette parties, and so on. Come enjoy the Tahoe lifestyle with us!
*Please be mindful of boat traffic from Sierra Boat Company and Marina*. View Website
West End Beach Boat Rentals
Located on the West Shore of Donner Lake, this 10-acre day-use beach rents paddle boats, double kayaks, kayaks, sailboats, innertubes, and paddleboards. Reservations accepted at least two weeks in advance. American Red Cross Certified Lifeguards supervise the designated swim area. View Website
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West Shore Sports
Experience the best that the West Shore has to offer while bike riding or paddling around Tahoe.
Voted "Best of Tahoe", West Shore Sports offers an abundance of skis, snowboards and snowshoes. Serving Lake Tahoe's west shore in 3 different locations: Homewood, Sunnyside and Sugar Pine Point State Park in Tahoma. View Website
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Wild Society - Transparent Kayak Rentals
Experience a view of the crystal clear, turquoise waters like no other with Wild Society; North Lake Tahoe’s transparent Crystal Kayak Rental/Tour Company and an innovative travel concierge service whose team of insiders have a love for Lake Tahoe and the desire to share its beauty. Curating out of the ordinary, customized itineraries; we introduce you to a unique and authentic perspective of magical Lake Tahoe and all the area and beyond has to offer. View Website
Willard's Sport Shop
"We love helping you get the most out of your Tahoe experience."
The Willard Family opened the Squaw Valley Sport Shop back in 1978. Our Passion for Tahoe is what still moves us today at our location in Tahoe City after closing the doors of the Squaw Valley Sport Shop. We provide knowledge about our products and location that is unmatched by any other shop.
The local Tahoe community and visitors of our old and new shop have provided us with much support and praises. The Willard Family is a highly respected and beloved Tahoe staple. Click some of the below links to read press releases on the Willard’s, their shops and how big of a part they play in the Tahoe sports industry.
Winter Rentals: Willard's offers a complete rental program for ski and snowboard equipment. They offer a wide selection of gear; from basic ski packages to the finest demo equipment available. They maintain rental gear at the highest standard – expect quality, functional gear, even with the most affordable packages. Every ski is regularly tuned in a world-class repair shop. If you want more than the basic rental, experts can help you find the latest and greatest available demos. Rent for 4 consecutive days and the 5th day is FREE! Multi-day discounting available.
Summer Rentals: Offering paddleboard, kayak and bicycle rentals, Willard's has the gear to get you outside! View Website