This route offers bikers a close-up glimpse at the giant tufa formations of Pyramid Lake and the stark beauty of the entire area. The route follows the Truckee River as well as State Route 446, one of Nevada’s National Scenic Byways. Begin in Sparks or in Wadsworth, 30 miles east of Sparks on I-80.
Type: Road biking
Distance: Approximately 100 miles
Elevation Gain: Minimal
Difficulty: Intermediate to advanced