Lake Tahoe from the Flume Trail

Flume Trail Bikes and shuttles is open for the 2019 season.   Rental shop and shuttles operating:
Friday, Saturday, Sunday through December 1st.
Closed – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
We are selling bikes – come on by! We are renting bike path bikes for the east shore trail.

Flume Trail Shuttle

2019 Information:  Last day of the 2019 season Sunday November 17th. 

Fall shop hours 9:00 to 5:00. Sun goes down about 5:00 in November.

The Flume Trail Shuttle is running for the 2019 season.
The Tahoe Rim Trail shuttle is running even days of the month for the 2019 season.

We are taking reservations for both shuttles this fall!

Flume Trail Shuttle schedule:  Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday only in November. 
9:30, 11:30, then for two or more, 2:00, and 4:00.
Add 10:30 weekends.

Tahoe Rim Tahoe Shuttle schedule: Even calendar days of the month (2nd, 4th, etc).
MIDWEEK: 10:30, 12:30.          2:00 and 4:00 for two or more. 
WEEKEND even day, 9:00, 10:00, 11:00.    2:00 and 4:00 for two or more.

We operate two shuttle routes for two distinctly different classic Tahoe mountain bike rides. Our Bike shop is located at the end of the trail for these classic point to point rides just behind our Tunnel Creek Café, Incline Village, NV.
Good food, coffee and beer next to the bike shop!

  • Take the shuttle van in the morning from our shop behind Tunnel Creek Café to Spooner Lake State Park and ride the amazing Flume Trail one way back to your car at our bike rental shop and café.
  • Coming from South Lake Tahoe? Drive to Spooner lake in the State park and ride first, then take an afternoon shuttle back to spooner. This will help you avoid the busy east shore by Sand Harbor in the morning. 
  • Take the shuttle van in the morning from our shop behind Tunnel Creek Café to Tahoe Meadows to ride the Tahoe Rim Trail. Rides from 14 miles to 40 miles accessible from this shuttle ride all ending back at our bike shop and Tunnel Creek Café.
  • If you have your own bike and taking a shuttle, please park in the new parking lots along highway 28. It may be a bit down the street but you have a bike! Do Not Park in the one hour Cafe Parking lot!

E-mail: info@flumetrailbikes.com   QUESTIONS? call us: 775-298-2501. For the last part of June just e mail as the phone is disconnected due to a remodel at our Tunnel Creek Cafe. 

Flume Trail Shuttle – 7 days a week, June 20 to mid November 2019 $16 per person plus $2 for Nevada State Park Entry. Reservations available. 

Shuttle from Flume Trail Bikes next to Tunnel Creek Cafe in Incline Village to Spooner Lake State Park. Ride your bike back to Flume Trail Bikes in Incline Village via the spectacular Flume Trail. The classic Flume Trail Ride is 14 miles back to the shop/cafe and your car. Longer loops can be added.
We drop you off at the trailhead in the state park and you ride back to our shop with NO riding on Highway 28 to get back to the shop. 

  • Flume Trail Shuttle: Flume Trail Bikes to Spooner State Park

    Flume Trail Shuttle Schedule: 9:30, 10:30, 11:30. Then 2:00 and 4:00 for two or more.   Two rider minimum for afternoon shuttles. If a scheduled shuttle on the half hour fills, we send another shuttle in half an hour.

  • Last shuttle 2:00 if renting a bike from us. 
  • Last shuttle 4:00 for two or more with your own bikes or to return to your car at Spooner.
  • Coming from South Lake Tahoe? Drive to Spooner lake in the State park and ride first, then take an afternoon shuttle back to spooner. This will help you avoid the busy east shore by Sand Harbor in the morning. 
  • If you have your own bike and taking a shuttle, please park in the new parking lots along highway 28. It may be a bit down the street but you have a bike! Do Not Park in the one hour Cafe Parking lot!
  • CPCN # 1135

Tahoe Rim Trail Shuttle. 
$16 plus $2 State park entrance fee.
Flume Trail Bikes to Tahoe Meadows.
Even days of the month (2nd, 4th, 6th, etc).
Running to mid November unless snow makes the trail impassible.

Leave on the shuttle van from Flume Trail Bikes next to Tunnel Creek Cafe to the Tahoe Meadows Trailhead of the Tahoe Rim Trail on the Mt. Rose Highway. Shortest ride back to the shop and cafe is 14 miles. Many excellent loops can be added for up to 40 miles of mostly single track riding all ending back at our shop, your car, the cafe and a cold beer!

Tahoe Rim Trail Shuttle Schedule:
Operating even days of the month July 2019 through Mid November.

    • Midweek even days of the month –
      10:30 and 12:30.
    • Weekend even day – 9:00, 10:00 and 11:00.
    • 2:00 and 4:00 for two or more. Park your vehicle at Tahoe Meadows, ride the trail and we will get you back up to your car.
    • Arrive about half an hour early. IF a scheduled shuttle fills, we send another in half an hour. 
    • Reservations available and recommended for weekends.
    • Fall colors at Marlette Lake peak the third week of October.

Flume Trail Shuttle