Anderson's Bicycle Rental was established in the Summer of 1978. Family owned and operated for over 43 Years! Still located in the same great location, the ONLY bike rental on the South Shore, located at the beginning of the National Forest Bike Trail (Pope/Baldwin Trail) – and Voted Best of Tahoe.
Doug and his parents started this business in 1978. “Anderson’s Bicycle Rental and Skates”, yes, roller-skates! Doug and Sue Anderson we’re married in May of 1994, since then managed the business together. Two beautiful children came into the picture.... Bailey and Danny, since Doug passed in December of 2014, we’ve been managing together!
We’ve come a long way and over the years have built this business together. We have Families that have been visiting us since the very beginning. Now serving 3rd generations of families. 78% of our customers are return customers “ family” ! We hope you’ll come by and start making us your family tradition like so many others have and continue to do! We love what we do and it shows! Can’t wait to have the opportunity to serve you! We have hundreds of bikes and able to accommodate large school groups, bachelorette, bachelor parties, family reunions, etc.
From our location you can park and ride directly to the trail, never having access any busy streets or highways. There are many sites and attractions along the way!
Pope Beach - Camp Richardson Resort (Beacon Bar and Grill and Ice Cream Parlor)
Tallac Historic Site/Valhalla - Kiva Beach (Dog Friendly Beach)
Visitors Center - The Stream Profile Chamber (features a cut-a-way view of the stream from an underground observation exhibit and Rainbow Trail) with an approx 1/4 mile beautiful scenic walk through meadows and along the stream.
Baldwin Beach (Locals favorite beach) and Fallen Leaf Lake.
All Beach access is free on bikes and easily accessed from our location.