09/08/2019 - 7:00am
The Tour de Tahoe Bike Big Blue - Bike the West event is a coveted road bike event that has been running for nearly 20 years. The event is considered one of the best rides in the country, taking riders around the 72 miles of shoreline of North America's Largest Alpine Lake. Bike around the Jewel of the High Sierra in the fall to enjoy the crisp mountain air, great food, and entertainment following the race. The race takes place in both California and Nevada, including an 800-foot climb to a rest stop overlooking Emerald Bay and a 1,000-foot climb to Spooner Junction. Tour de Tahoe features a total gain of 4,024 vertical feet.