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Festival Goer’s Guide to the Sagan Fondo

Peter Sagan Fondo and Festival Truckee Peter Sagan Fondo and Festival Truckee

Festival Goer’s Guide to the Sagan Fondo

Peter Sagan Fondo and Festival Truckee

The Sagan Fondo Truckee Dirt Edition isn’t just for the cyclocross or hardtail mountain bike rider looking for a gravel grinder — although if you’re thinking about participating in the ride, there’s still time! In fact, local residents can take 35% OFF the registration fee when they sign up at www.saganfondo.com/register with the code “TruckeeSaganFondo”. The code is valid till Thursday,

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Sagan Fondo Cycling Event Comes to Truckee May 3-5, 2018

Peter Sagan Fondo Truckee Dirt Edition Peter Sagan Fondo Truckee Dirt Edition

Sagan Fondo Cycling Event Comes to Truckee May 3-5, 2018

Peter Sagan Fondo Truckee Dirt Edition

Cycling Festival Weekend with World Champion Cyclist Peter Sagan to Include “Gravel” Course, Live Music, Local Food, Beer and More

Sagan Fondo Off-Road Cycling Event Comes to Truckee May 3-5, 2018. Truckee, California has been selected as the “gravel” host location for one of two Sagan Gran Fondo cycling events in California this year and in 2019. The Truckee Tourism Business Improvement District (TTBID) has reached a mutual understanding with the event producers at Bike Monkey in partnership with three-time world champion cyclist Peter Sagan,

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Big Life Local – Pro Cyclist Laurens ten Dam

Big Life Local – Pro Cyclist Laurens ten Dam

We sit down with professional world tour cyclist Laurens ten Dam and chat about what makes Truckee, California his base camp for a big life. He describes himself as a husband, father, an ordinary guy, and good at riding a bike pretty fast. Ltd travels around the globe and chooses to stay in Truckee for its remoteness, beauty, the people, and challenging summit passes to push his limits.

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Truckee Fall Foliage Scenic Bike Rides

Truckee Fall Foliage Scenic Bike Rides

Once the waning days of autumn start casting long shadows on the peaks above Truckee, you can’t help but appreciate the vibrant fall colors visible in nearly every direction. Truckee and North Lake Tahoe are rich with opportunities to explore by bicycle or by foot.  What better way to take in the abundant fall colors that paint the area’s trees every autumn.  From the bright gold of aspen groves and cottonwoods to the beautifully contrasting greens and reds of various evergreens and low lying brush,

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Families Love the Truckee Bike Park!

Families Love the Truckee Bike Park!

Do you and the family ride mountain bikes or want to introduce your children to mountain biking? If so, Truckee is one of the best places to learn and ride at the Truckee Bike Park!  Recently voted top-3 places to ride in California by Best Things CA, the Truckee Bike Park has been giving families, kids, and adults a fun,

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Truckee’s Summer Bucket List

Truckee’s Summer Bucket List

For those who seek adventure and want to be in the great outdoors, here is our top-10 summer bucket list
activities to help you experience the best of Truckee!

1. Ride Northern California’s Largest Bike Park  – Truckee

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Where to Bike, Run, and Hike this Spring

mountain biking trails truckee, photographer Sky Emerson mountain biking trails truckee, photographer Sky Emerson

Where to Bike, Run, and Hike this Spring

mountain biking trails truckee, photographer Sky Emerson

Springtime in the Truckee-Tahoe region is filled with melting snow and unpredictable weather but knowing what thaws first can help you have the best experience and most fun. Whether you’re looking for a stretch of trail to bike, run, or hike in search of spring’s first wildflower blooms, Learn about some of these incredible options just minutes from downtown Truckee.

Commemorative Emigrant Trail

Just north of Truckee on Hwy 89 you can find the Commemorative Emigrant Trail offering wonderful spring access to miles of rolling single track great for hiking,

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