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Trail Work Days

Toad’s Wild Ride Tuneup

Volunteers at Toad's Tuneup 2018 Saturday, 19 people gave up part of their Saturday to get Mr. Toads ready for another year of wild riding. The group created or restored 33 stormwater control points along the lower quarter of Toad's.…
Scott
May 13, 2018
Trail Projects

South Shore Sets Trail Priorities for 2018

Another exciting year for TAMBA all around the lake. For the south shore, we have one signature project and several smaller efforts on the docket this year. First we need to get all the trails ready ride...clearing downed trees and…
Scott
May 13, 2018
Trail Projects

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

TAMBA Crew Leader testing the new big jump Mountain biking is off to another great start this year with all of the lower elevation trails open, firm, and riding fast. TAMBA has a number of projects planned this year all…
Scott
May 1, 2018
Trail Projects

Stanford Rock Big Trail Build

Help replace a boring logging road with flowing single track. This project has the potential of becoming an iconic flow trail in the Tahoe Basin, but we need your help. WHEN: Saturday, 7 July, 9am to 1pmWHERE: Kilner Park at…
Scott
April 2, 2018
Trail Projects

Angora Trail Project Year End Recap

“Rising from the ashes to this incredible new trail network.” This year TAMBA and U.S. Forest Service - Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit partnered to build another 5 miles of new trail in the Angora Fire burn area. You must watch this…
bfish
November 9, 2017
Trail Work Days

Winter Trail Work

On 8 Dec, five hardy TAMBA volunteers cleared a log and white thorn from the Tahoe Mountain North trail. In the past three weeks we've worked on Valley View, Tahoe Mountain South, and now Tahoe Mountain North. We tentatively plan…
Scott
November 6, 2017
Events

Fall Party Saturday Nov. 4th

Celebrate another great year of mountain biking and trail building with the Tahoe Area Mountain Biking Association and a premiere of MSP Films Drop Everything! We'll be at Heavenly's Cal Base Lodge with a pasta dinner, drinks, raffle prizes, swag, membership drive.…
bfish
October 22, 2017
Trail Work Days

Trail Work Continues

The new Upper Angora Ridge Trail is open! This one mile trail starts where the Mule Deer Connector ends near the lookout on Angora Lakes Road and connects to theAngora Lakes parking lot. Snow is minimal on Upper Angora Ridge and the…
Scott
August 26, 2017
Trail Conditions

Toad’s is Clear!

TAMBA cleared 13 trees from the Armstrong Pass Trail, the Tahoe Rim Trail, and down Toad's Wild Ride on Monday, July 17th. There remain a couple patches of snow, but the trails are now free of obstructing logs! Thanks go…
Scott
July 19, 2017
Trail Work Days

Weekday Trail Team Accomplishments

Led by Scott Brown and Bob Ward, the weekday trail team stays under the radar, but quietly accomplishes big things with only a few people. Trail obstructing logs mysteriously disappear?...probably the weekday team. Nasty erosion from the record precip this…
Scott
June 16, 2017
Trail Work Days

Lower Corral Trail Day Recap

  On Sunday, June 11th, more than 60 volunteers braved the threat of snow to help build new table tops jumps, roller and berms on the Lower Corral Trail (and do some maintenance on Railroad Grade and upper Corral). It…
Scott
June 12, 2017
Trail Work Days

Valley View Reroute Completed!

In less than 6 weeks after being identified as having a detrimental impact on natural resources, the lower section of the Valley View Trail, part of the Tahoe Mountain Complex, has been rerouted. On 4 June, 30 volunteers moved boulders,…
Scott
June 4, 2017
Events

Spring Party

Join us on Friday May 19th at 6pm at the Heavenly California Base Lodge to celebrate the upcoming Tahoe mountain biking season. As always our annual spring party is free to attend and is an all ages, family friendly event.…
admin
May 7, 2017
Trail Work Training

Crew Leader Training

TAMBA will be hosting a U.S. Forest Service-approved 2 day crew leader training course on Sunday, May 7 and Saturday, May 13 in the Tahoe area. The Forest Service has stringent training requirements for volunteer crew leaders, and this training…
admin
April 17, 2017
Events

New Trails this Summer

Help fund new trails this summer at Fallen Leaf Lake and Angora Ridge. Let's build some trails! Every $1 raised will build one foot of trail at Fallen Leaf Lake and Angora Ridge. Chris McNamara will show videos from some…
admin
April 17, 2017
Promotions

Are You Ready to Ski??

Heavenly Lift Ticket Give Away TAMBA will give away a SECOND pair Heavenly Lift Tickets to a lucky winner on 11 Feb. These are single day, adult lift tickets for the 2016/2017 ski season. The sweepstakes will run from February…
admin
December 30, 2016
Trail Conditions

Winter Trail Conditions

Winter on the Flume Trail As of February 9, 2015 – It's been a solid winter and the trails are snowed in top to bottom right now. The Bijou Bike Park is closed and will remain closed until it dries out this spring. Some…
admin
February 9, 2016
Advocacy

Comments needed by January 15, 2016

The U.S. Forest Service - Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit is seeking input (meaning your comments) on a proposal for the management of trails, roads and facilities on FS land - this includes the potential to permit guiding services, events and…
admin
December 14, 2015