The Best Mountain Biking in Nevada

Looking for the best mountain biking in Nevada? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Nevada. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top mountain biking spots in and near Nevada

  • Incline Village, Nevada

    MTB the Tahoe Rim Trail

    The Tahoe Rim Trail is one of the world’s premier trails. It passes through two states (California and Nevada), six counties, one state park, three National Forests, and three Wilderness areas. This spectacular trail is 165 miles of single-track multi-use trail, winding from peak to peak around L...
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  • Carson City, Nevada

    Mountain Bike the Flume Trail

    5.0
    14 mi / 1000 ft gain
    This trail is an awesome 14-mile one way ride. The ride starts at the Spooner Lake trailhead in the Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park. The first four miles are a beautiful uphill climb through an Aspen Grove with a scenic mountain backdrop. Once you reach Marlette Saddle, you'll head down to Marlette ...
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  • Boulder City, Nevada

    Hike the Railroad Tunnel Trail

    3.5
    7.2 mi / 1332 ft gain
    These tunnels were built to support the construction of the Hoover Dam. If you decide to go all the way to the dam, there is an elevator for accessibility along with stairs. This hike is relatively flat, and perfect for children - but mind the distance.  Driving directions: From Las Vegas, NV, t...
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  • Las Vegas, Nevada

    Bike the Cowboy Trails Near Red Rocks Canyon

    5.0
    15 mi / 2000 ft gain
    The Cowboy Trails offer a perfect break from climbing in Red Rock Canyon or a night on the Town in Las Vegas. You will need to be as tough as a cowboy (or cowgirl) to ride these trails. It is just as much of a workout going up as it is down. However, this area offers you the chance to hone your ...
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  • Glenbrook, Nevada

    Hike the Castle Rock Trail

    5.0
    2.8 mi / 659 ft gain
    This hike is located near Stateline, Nevada. The trail joins the Tahoe Rim Trail for part of the hike. Be aware that there will be snow on the trail from November - late May, early June depending on snowfall. Bring snowshoes / appropriate boots if you wish to use the trail in the winter. Experien...
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  • Carson City, Nevada

    Hike the Eagle Ridge Trial

    4.3 mi / 1758 ft gain
    The Eagle Ridge Trail is open year-round. This trail does have a significant elevation gain at the end, so make sure all party members are comfortable with hiking uphill. The trail is part of a larger Genoa Trail system. The Eagle Ridge Trail is shared by hikers, runners, horse back riders, and m...
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  • Reno, Nevada

    Peavine OHV Road

    13.56 mi / 3002 ft gain
    Peavine OHV Road is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Reno, Nevada.
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  • Reno, Nevada

    Keystone Canyon Trail

    4.81 mi / 610 ft gain
    Keystone Canyon Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near Reno, Nevada.
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  • Henderson, Nevada

    Whitney Mesa Nature Preserve Trail

    2.92 mi / 299 ft gain
    Whitney Mesa Nature Preserve Trail is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Henderson, Nevada.
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  • Blue Diamond, Nevada

    Blue Diamond Loop- Western Portal and Landmine Loop

    8.62 mi / 1043 ft gain
    Blue Diamond Loop- Western Portal and Landmine Loop is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Blue Diamond, Nevada.
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  • Incline Village, Nevada

    Tahoe Rim Trail (TRT): Tahoe Meadows to Twin Lakes

    7.25 mi / 1650 ft gain
    Tahoe Rim Trail (TRT): Tahoe Meadows to Twin Lakes is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Incline Village-Crystal Bay, Nevada.
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  • New Washoe City, Nevada

    Rock Lake via Ophir Trail

    6.3 mi / 1798 ft gain
    Rock Lake via Ophir Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Washoe Valley, Nevada.
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  • Gardnerville, Nevada

    Pinyon Trail

    5.31 mi / 650 ft gain
    Pinyon Trail is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Gardnerville, Nevada.
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  • Blue Diamond, Nevada

    Blue Mountain Easy MTB Trail- Landmine Loop to Inner Loop

    10.08 mi / 794 ft gain
    Blue Mountain Easy MTB Trail- Landmine Loop to Inner Loop is an out-and-back trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near Blue Diamond, Nevada.
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  • Reno, Nevada

    Hole in the Wall Trail

    4.99 mi / 633 ft gain
    Hole in the Wall Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Reno, Nevada.
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  • Reno, Nevada

    Relay Peak Trail

    9.43 mi / 1473 ft gain
    Relay Peak Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near Incline Village-Crystal Bay, Nevada.
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