Mountain Sports

We Put the Year-Round in Recreation

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Winter, spring, summer and fall, Mountain Sports has fun for all! From full suspension mountain bikes and tandem bikes, to snowshoes, cross-country skis and sleds, we offer equipment rentals and information to make your visit to Camp Richardson Historic Resort an adventure for the whole family.

Sled, Snowshoe & Cross Country Ski Rentals

Every winter, our miles of summer bike trails magically transform into a white winter wonderland for skiing and snowshoeing. What a great way to enjoy winter in South Lake Tahoe with the whole family!


Equipment Half Day Full Day
Snowshoes, Adult $19 $23
Snowshoes, Child $12 $15
XC Skis, Adult $19 $23
XC Skis, Child $12 $15
Trail Pass $7 $12
Sled $8 $12

Call 530-542-6570 to Reserve Your Rental

Bike Rentals

Located right on a paved bike path, the Mountain Sports Center is the closest bike rental location to the Tallac Historic Estates, the USFS Stream Profile Chamber, as well as several small alpine lakes and waterfalls. There are miles of safe, paved trails which are perfect for the entire family, as well as fabulous single track and dirt roads for Lake Tahoe mountain biking. Bike to Valhalla, Pope and Baldwin Beaches.

In addition, Camp Richardson is easy access to Desolation Wilderness and hundreds of incredible Lake Tahoe hiking trails from family friendly strolls, to steep, majestic climbs. Close by is the Rainbow Trail, a 1-mile loop hiking trail good for all skill levels.

Download a South Tahoe Biking Map HERE


Camp Richardson has easy access to the Tahoe Basin’s famous Desolation Wilderness and Rainbow Trail, and hundreds of other incredible local hiking trails for every skill level. 

Pick up trail info at Mountain Sports Center and visit Tahoe South online.

Reserve Your Rental!

Call 530.542.6584

Looking for water recreation?

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Reserve Your Rental!

Call 530.542.6584


Current Hours

Closed for winter season prep. Check back soon, or follow us on Facebook.

Trail Map

We’ve got 10 Km. of gorgeous trails. Download our trail map here.

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