1849 Mountain Rentals

The Starter Guide for Mammoth Lakes Cycling

Mammoth Lakes is full of fun outdoor activities for the entire family to get in on. No matter how many people are in your group or what their ages are, cycling is something everyone can enjoy together! Cycling is the perfect solution if you’re looking for family-friendly activities in Mammoth Lakes, and there are tons of bike rental locations, road routes, and trails nearby our Mammoth Lakes condo rentals.

cyclist on a mountain road

Where to Rent

You don’t have to lug your own bike with you to take advantage of the fabulous Mammoth Lakes mountain biking. You’ll have several options for renting all of your equipment at a great price point.

Get Outdoors 365 offers everything from full suspension mountain bikes to kids’ bikes, town cruisers, e-bikes, and even electric bikes! You’ll receive a bike helmet with every rental, and prices start at just $25 per hour or $45 for a half-day (but of course, rates vary depending on the bike you select). Visit Get Outdoors 365 at 3183 Main Street. Hours are as follows:

  • Monday through Thursday: 9 a.m. until 7:30 p.m.
  • Friday: 9 a.m. until 8 p.m.
  • Saturday: 8:30 a.m. until 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday: 8:30 a.m. until 7 p.m.

Similarly, Mammoth Adventure Center offers options for both kids’ and adults’ bikes. They have multiple varieties to suit any terrain you might find yourself on. They’ve got e-bikes that are great for beginners, as well as standard, endure demo, and other models. Mammoth Adventure Center is located at 10001 Minaret Road. You can book a rental by visiting them in-person or calling 800-MAMMOTH Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.

Yosemite Bicycle and Sport is another favorite rental company among visitors to the Mammoth Lakes area. Here, you can select from their wide range of high-end road and full suspension mountain bikes with disc brakes. You can even take a bike for a test run before you purchase! Rentals start as low as $75 per day. Find this company at 41169 Pamela Way in Oakhurst. They’re open Tuesday through Friday from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m., as well as Saturdays by appointment.

cyclist on a trail

Where to Ride

Now that you’ve got everything you need for Mammoth Lakes mountain biking, where should you go? One popular option is the Mammoth Lakes Scenic Loop. By itself, it’s perfect for beginners, but you can also take it to Highway 395 for a longer excursion. You’ll be taken through the dense Jeffery pine forest, a stretch of land that you simply have to see to believe.

You might also enjoy Lakes Basin Path, which offers a 10- to 15-mile ride from the Village to Horseshoe Lake. The whole family will love the unmatched views of Long Valley, Mammoth Crest, and Mammoth Mountain as you climb 1,000 in elevation. To make the trip longer, add a loop around Lake Mary!

Plan Your Visit

Whether you are looking to get involved with cycling in Mammoth Lakes or do some mountain biking out on the trails, the area has plenty to offer! Book your rental today and get ready for the outdoor adventure of a lifetime!

Finally, Mammoth Bike Park has been praised as the ultimate high-alpine riding experience for riders of all ages and skill levels. Here, you’ll find more than 80 miles of singletrack with plenty of pavers, jumps, drops, and berms. If you’re new to biking and want something less intense, there’s a dedicated Discovery Zone just for you. 

Whether you need something for beginners or downhill masters, it’s all right here, making Mammoth Bike Park an ideal option if you’ve got a big group with different skill levels. You can make the most of your trip on any type of bike, and let’s not forget how incredible your surroundings are!

Where to Stay

Once you’ve explored mountain biking and all the other fun things to do in Mammoth Lakes, head back to one of our deluxe rentals to relax and unwind with your loved ones. We’ve got options for solo travelers or couples, as well as 3 bedroom Mammoth Lakes condo rentals for the whole extended family! Let us help you plan your Mammoth Lakes getaway today.


Info@1849MountainRentals.com(760) 934-7525
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826 Lakeview Blvd (POB 835)
Mammoth Lakes, California


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