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River Mountain Bike Trail
Mountain Bike Tour Las Vegas
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Mountain Biking
Historic Tunnel Trail

Come experience one of the best bike paths in the Las Vegas valley. This beginner friendly bike trail will take you leisurely downhill toward Lake Mead and the Hoover Dam. You will ride along the river mountains and eventually pedal past the blue waters of Lake Mead.

After some basic riding instruction, you will set off toward the trailhead and be immediately rewarded with spectacular views. A short stop gives you the opportunity to see Bighorn Sheep, so don't forget the camera. Resting points along the way will allow for explorations, photos, and questions about the area.

The bike path continues to meander toward Lake Mead where you can stop at the Visitors Center for restrooms and water. Visit the wildlife exhibit and learn about local plants and animals of the Mohave desert.

Back at the railroad tunnel trailhead, you will prepare to embark on a historic journey. Ride your bike through five giant tunnels, where trains transported concrete to the Hoover Dam 24 hours/day for two years. Take some time to explore the Hoover Dam, snap some photos, or take the tour into the depths of this engineering wonder.

After lunch, we will pack up the mountain bikes and gear before heading back to Las Vegas to finish off an unforgettable experience. This trip is rapidly becoming a customer favorite!

NOTE: This trail is a scenic tour. If you have experience riding cross-country or downhill singletrack, and are accustomed to a more challenging ride - please give us a call to discuss your options.

Mountain Biking Lake Mead

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Mountain Biking Tour

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Mountain Biking Trip


Trip Rate: $189 person

Departs: Daily
Time: 8am-3pm
Offered: Year Round

scenic biking wildlife viewing Hoover Dam Photography

Activities: Mountain Biking, Wildlife, Hoover Dam

Hoover Dam: 1.5 hours

Biking Time: 2 - 3 hours

Total Miles: 13 total miles; 8 miles paved, 5 miles dirt.

Number of stops: As many as needed; 10 or more

Trail Terrain: Combination of wide pavement and packed dirt. No singletrack. Fun & scenic with 7 tunnels on trail.

Elevation Gain/Loss:
80% Loss / 20% Gain

Skill Level: Beginner
Difficulty: Easy-Moderate

Minimum Age: 14 +

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