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Sunday, September 13th, 2015
Need a race-day wetsuit or just want to take one for a demo swim? Contact TMS and we’ll get you zipped up.

Need a race-day wetsuit or just want to take one for a demo swim? Contact TMS and we’ll get you zipped up.

Tahoe Mountain Sports can’t do much to lessen the elevation for those taking on Ironman Lake Tahoe on Sept. 20, but TMS can help racers and their support crews handle chilly mountain temperatures and the cold water of the Sierra Nevada.

Whether it’s in the lake, on the bike, out on the run or spectating, Tahoe Mountain Sports has everything to cover the pre-race, post-race and race-day nutrition and gear needs of triathletes and their families.

Starting Monday, Sept. 14, Tahoe Mountain Sports, located just off the bike course in Truckee at 11200 Donner Pass Rd., kicks off its annual Ironman appreciation days with a variety of steals, deals and schwag. Make sure to stop by the store to stock up that transition bag and at the TMS booth in the Ironman Village at Squaw Valley for a chance to win gear.

Forget race-day nutrition? Don’t stress; Tahoe Mountain Sports stocks all the best offerings from Hammer, Clif, Gu, Nuun and Epic Bars.

From goggles and swim caps to wetsuits, Tahoe Mountain Sports boasts Truckee-North Tahoe’s best supply of triathlon-specific gear from Tyr, Nathan and 2XU. Need a race-day wetsuit or just want to take one for a demo swim? Contact TMS and we’ll get you zipped up.

And whether it’s a racer taking on the 26.2-mile run leg of the triathlon or the family exploring the area’s trails, Tahoe Mountain Sports has a top-of-the-line selection of footwear for road and trail running and hiking.

From free wetsuit demos and the chance to win a $100 store gift certificate, Tahoe Mountain Sports welcomes those taking on the challenge of Ironman Lake Tahoe. Good luck!

@ TAHOE MOUNTAIN SPORTS (11200 Donner Pass Rd. in Truckee)

Mon-Weds (9/14-9/16) – Take 20 percent off all nutrition products, compression and warm/cold weather gear. Check out brands like Hammer Nutrition, Gu, Clif, 2XU and CEP compression.

Ironman Week (9/14-9/20) – Free 2XU wetsuit demos all week long. While supplies and sizes last, stop by the store and take a 2XU wetsuit out for a swim in Tahoe or nearby Donner Lake. 24-hour rental rates are free; anything over 24 hours is $25/day. Race day rentals are available for $25. Inquire at the store for available sizes and rental reservations.


Thurs-Sat (9/17-9/20) – Visit Tahoe Mountain Sports and 2XU at the Ironman Village at Squaw Valley. There will be a huge selection of 2XU compression and triathlon gear and clothing. And don’t forget to stop by, say hi and enter to win a $100 gift certificate by signing up at the booth during the expo.

Steals & Deals: Outdoor Gear and Apparel Marked Down for Spring

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

Spring is here and we have some killer deals to send you outside in style, without breaking the bank. Who doesn’t want a great deal on top-tier gear and technical layers to keep cool when the temperatures jump? We love skiing, running, climbing and playing outdoors all day without sweating our socks off! This season we’re featuring men’s and women’s quick drying active-wear, backpacks, tents and sleeping pads for fast & light adventures, cozy footwear and waterproof protection for electronic devices – but we have so many more deals going on! Head over to our Outlet for big sales on outdoor gear, or browse around at for a huge selection of bargain deals and closeout items.


The North Face Casimir 36 Backpack The North Face Casimir 36 Backpack – $168.95 / $118.96
The North Face Casimir 36 won awards in 2013 as an Outside Magazine’s Buyers Guide highlight! Whether hiking or overnight-running, big adventures in desolate wilderness areas call for an ultralight backpack with an unparalleled level of adjustability, and this 36-liter pack from The North Face has all that and then some. A spring-steel internal frame provides support and features Opti-Fit technology to adjust the fit between the pack and your body. Two extra-large hip-belt pockets provide easy access to essential items when it’s on your back and you’re racing down the trail in record time.
Olu'Kai Nohea Wool Slip On Shoes Olu’Kai Nohea Wool Slip On Shoes – $89.95 / $53.97
The wool OluKai Nohea combines old school slip-on fashion with modern design to create ultimate comfort and warmth. The natural wool-blend upper has a Dri-Lex lining that wicks moisture, and an Everfit footbed is anatomically contoured to keep you comfortable on your feet longer than the rest. Starting to smell funky after consistent wear day-in, day-out? Remove the footbed and wash it to revive the fresh aura your lady friends know you for. The rubber, all-weather sole is non-marking, but they lack ankle support (they’re slip-ons!) so don’t head straight to the court with these puppies. Looking for a little versatility? Step on the heel and transform them to Olu’Kai slippers!
Klymit Inertia X-Frame Sleeping Pad Klymit Inertia X-Frame Sleeping Pad – $99.95 / $67.95
The Klymit Inertia X Frame is the most lightweight, full-length sleeping pad on the market. It inflates in less than 6 breaths…if you’ve got that many left after a truly epic day! Klymit uses body mapping technology to maximize comfort, placing 1.5 inches of padding under your head, shoulders, hips and feet. A 75-denier bottom is more durable than other ultralight sleeping pads, and a 30-denier ripstop nylon top helps hit the 9.1 oz superlight standard for fast & light rovers. Don’t be fooled by the appearance; the cut-out sections of the pad don’t just save weight, they let your sleeping pad’s insulation loft, boosting warmth for a better night’s rest. This Klymit sleeping pad comes with a dry air pump, stuff sack and patch kit. Looking for the ultimate lightweight backpacking sleeping pad? This Klymit sleeping pad is the cutting edge

Steals & Deals: Outdoor Gear & Women’s Clothing Priced To Move!

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

For our latest Steals & Deals we’re highlighting some of our favorite gear for outdoor sports as well as cute, casual and eco-friendly apparel for women. For backcountry snow travelers, we’ve lowered prices on the best avalanche transceivers online. Our majorly discounted water bottles for sports are ergonomic, durable and safe to drink from. Women’s outdoor clothing from the industry’s leading brands is comfortable, manages moisture well and moves with you during activities. We have gear and clothing on sale for everyone from kids new to the mountains to the most experienced mountain men and women. If after reading this you still find yourself thirsty for more bargains, head over to our online gear outlet or browse around – you’re sure to find something to suit your frugal fancy!




Mammut Element Barryvox Avalanche Beacon

Reg: $349.95
Sale: $279.96

This Mammut transceiver is very user-friendly and comes equipped with a third antennae, the new standard in beacon technologies. The Mammut Element Barryvox uses a single button for all functions and is able to locate and mark multiple burial victims. Mammut backcountry gear is developed and manufactured in Switzerland, where quality-control is of highest priority. Get one of the best avalanche beacons at an affordable price while supplies last!







Vapur MicroFilter Soft Water Bottle & Filter

Reg: $69.95
Sale: $45.46

Filter your drinking water on-the-move with this innovative water bottle design from Vapur Anti-Bottles. Highly versatile, they’re perfect for just about everything. The Vapur MicroFilter safely removes 99.9999% of waterborne bacteria and 99.9% of protozoa, so you’re safe from Salmonella, Cholera, E. Coli, Giardia and other nastiness. The Vapur Element soft water bottle and MicroFilter combined weigh only 2.7 ounces (filter – 1.1 oz) and will filter a minimum of 500-liters at only .5 liters-per-minute!






CamelBak Groove Insulated Filter Water Bottle

Reg: $29.95
Sale: $20.36

Another water bottle with a built-in filter, the CamelBak Groove bottle is 100% BPA-free and has a fold-down bite valve that ensures it remains spill-proof. You can filter up to 180-gallons with the 10.5-ounce insulated Groove filter bottle, and double-walled insulation keeps your water cold longer than other bottles. Carry it close-at-hand with the convenient loop on the cap, or let it bang around at camp or in the back of the truck – it’s really, really durable!






Lole Grenoble 2 Dress

Reg: $89.95
Sale: $53.95

Long pointelle sleeves and a large collar add even more style to this already fashionable and eco-friendly Lole dress! The Lole Grenoble 2 is made from a blend of cotton, recycled polyester and elastane, so it’s soft on the skin, and at 34-inches long its classy-casual look is appropriate just about everywhere. If you’ve worn anything from Lole women, you’ll agree most of their clothing is exceptionally versatile, and this dress is no exception!




Save Big On Black Friday, Small Business Saturday & Cyber Monday

Monday, November 25th, 2013


We have the best Black Friday deals and Cyber Monday sales around, so don’t miss out! And if there was ever a time to shop local and support your favorite Ma & Pa, Brick n’ Click company it’s on Small Business Saturday. Get jaw-dropping deals on the best sports equipment and outdoor clothing for winter while prices are their lowest. Now is the time to shop for the holidays!

If you’re in the greater Tahoe area and you can make it to our store in Kings Beach, you can take advantage of 20-70% off almost everything in the store throughout the long weekend! If you can’t come see us in-person, no worries; you can still save big on outdoor sports gear and apparel.

Save on holiday shopping for big ticket items like warm winter jackets and pants, boots and avalanche safety gear, and creative and affordable stocking-stuffers like warm down booties and socks. We have a gift for everyone on your list! Plus, all the outdoor clothing and accessories you’ll need to stay warm and comfortable through winter.

Through Cyber Monday (December 2) we’re taking 25% off all Marmot Clothing and Icebreaker merino wool, plus 20% off Prana clothing and Deuter backpacks and accessories! Good luck finding deals on brands like these at any other time or place!
*Our sale on Icebreaker and Marmot already began. Prana and Deuter prices get slashed starting Thanksgiving Day.

Bonus: Any purchase of The North Face gear or clothing comes with a complimentary The North Face fleece-lined beanie!

From 6,229′ at Lake Tahoe, Tahoe Mountain Sports brings you the best in outdoor gear, footwear and specialty clothing from top brands such as The North Face, Deuter, Mountain Hardwear, Prana and Black Diamond. Let us gear you up for your next adventure: Come visit us 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., 7 days a week, at 8331 North Lake Boulevard in Kings Beach, or anytime at


Marmot Amphibian Glove
Marmot Amphibian Glove
MSRP: $39.95
Marmot Spire Jacket - Women's
Marmot Spire Jacket – Women’s
MSRP: $239.95

Steals & Deals: Pre-Winter Discounts On 2013 Touring Gear & Apparel

Friday, November 1st, 2013

Bargain shoppers who want the best deal, this is for you. Ever heard the term “beggars can’t be choosers”? Well, in this case they can. With winter just around the corner, we’re stoked to drastically lower our prices on last year’s gear. These killer discounts will send you into the mountains in style, without breaking the bank. Who wouldn’t want a sweet deal on new sidecountry skis, boots, gloves and technical layers to keep warm and dry during winter sports? We all love skiing, climbing and playing outdoors without being uncomfortably distracted by the cold! This article features backcountry touring skis and boots, a men’s climbing jacket and women’s lightweight midlayer, ski helmets and leather ski gloves – but we have so many more deals going on! Still, this is just a teaser of all the bargain deals and closeout items we have in our Outlet and littered throughout the rest of


K2 Sideseth Skisk2-sideseth-skis

Reg: $999.95
Sale: $599.96

These sidecountry touring skis are incredibly high-performance big-mountain chargers with backcountry capabilities. The K2 Sideseths are awesome powder skis that take tight, technical lines with control and power. The kick-tail is slightly rocked yet still holds a strong edge, and tip and tail holes securely hold pre-cut K2 Sideseth Skins. If they hold up to Seth Morrison’s standards, you should feel comfortable charging the biggest line of your life with these puppies.









Black Diamond Factor 130 Ski Bootblack-diamond-factor-130

Reg: $739.00
Sale: $499.95

A big-line ripping Black Diamond ski boot with a 102-mm last that easily crosses over to an Alpine Touring boot. Highly versatile, it’s perfect for skinning uphill, then boot-packing to the summit, then dropping a steep face and sending a cliff. The Factor Ski Boot liner’s BOA system gives a snug, ideal fit and the sole blocks are tech-toe compatible and can be used with Dynafit touring bindings.









Hestra Army Leather Wool Ski Gloveshestra-army-leather-gloves

Reg: $144.95
Sale: $115.96

These top-of-the-line men’s leather ski gloves set the standard for dexterity, durability and comfort. A removable wool liner dries fast and reinserts with ease. Hestra Handcuffs attach to the Hestra Army Leather Gloves your wrists so you can drop your gloves on-the-fly without leaving them behind. Hestra Gloves came out of Sweden in 1936, and were originally made for lumberjacks. The next year, a ski hill opened near the small village of Hestra, and the rest is history. We all know how meticulous the Swedish are when they design their products, so its no wonder the Swedish national ski team has worn Hestra Gloves since 1975.





Steals & Deals: Big Preseason Discounts On Winter Boots And Layers

Thursday, October 24th, 2013

Winter is almost here and we have some killer deals to send you into the mountains in style, without breaking the bank. Who wouldn’t want a sweet deal on warm footwear and technical layers to keep warm when the temperatures drop? We all love skiing, climbing and playing outdoors all day without freezing our butts off! This season we’re featuring women’s winter boots, men’s hiking and trail running shoes, a women’s softshell jacket and a men’s insulated midlayer – but we have so many more deals going on! Head over to our Outlet for big sales on outdoor gear, or browse around at for a huge selection of bargain deals and closeout items.


The North Face Abby IV Boots – Women’sthe-north-face-abby-4-boot

Reg: $174.95
Sale: $98.95

This insulated leather boot from The North Face is designed for winter hiking and outdoor use on a regular basis. Ladies’ feet will stay warm and dry in the snow and cold weather, and temperature-sensitive lugs on the soles provide great traction on the iciest, slipperiest surfaces. The waterproof Abby 4 Boot has 200 grams of warm insulation, and a compression-molded drop-in insole adds even more all-day comfort.







The North Face Chilkat II Boots – Women’sthe-north-face-chilkat-boot

Reg: $99.95
Sale: $69.95

This durable, insulated women’s boot keeps feet warm down to -25 degrees Fahrenheit! Highly versatile, it’s perfect for snowshoeing and hiking or shoveling the driveway and other outdoor winter work. A fleece-lined tongue and collar make these The North Face boots super comfortable in any conditions. Waterproof, and also with 200 grams of insulation, The North Face Chilkat 2 lets you push through winter without worries.







Montrail Mountain Masochist Shoes – Men’smontrail-mountain-masochist-mens

Reg: $99.95
Sale: $59.95

This men’s Montrail trail running shoe lets you create the ideal fit with webbing and straps that wrap around your foot and connect directly to the laces. Large ‘blades’ under the forefoot dig into the ground, even the loosest terrain, and an innovative arch support balances well over varied terrain. Perfect for everyone from light trail runners to ultramarathoners, day hikers or distance thru-hikers, the Montrail Mountain Masochist  provides excellent grip, support and a comfortable performance fit.



Steals & Deals: End Of Summer Sale On Outdoor Gear!

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

Summer is slowly making its way around the globe and boots, sweaters and beanies will soon appear all around us. I almost wore pants to work today. I rocked a long sleeve running shirt on the trail yesterday morning, and I’ll probably wear a thin pair of gloves for tomorrow’s jog. But I like it. I don’t mind the cooler temps because they mean winter is on the way and snow will be falling soon. Plus, the best season for hiking is late summer and fall, it’s not too hot mid-afternoon, the bugs have stopped bugging, and the summer colors turn to fall colors. If you’ve never rode a mountain bike through an Aspen grove on singletrack covered in yellow leaves (picture the Yellow Brick Road on steroids, without evil flying monkeys), you must add it to your to-do list this fall.


Summer turns to fall. Green turns to yellow. Good mountain biking in those Aspens down there. Photo credit: Adam Is Stoked

In light of the season change we’re putting some top gear and apparel on major discount. There are literally over 600 outdoor gear items for all sorts of activities, from camping and hiking and summer swimwear to backcountry skiing and even disc golf. Just follow this link to see all of our outdoor gear on sale.

Featured below are seven of the many great products we’ve marked down. These wicking t-shirts are perfect as base layers under a sweater and the trail running and hiking shoes are ideal for all-day comfort during autumn adventures. The men’s hiking pants are rugged and ideally articulated to promote movement, the jacket is a best-seller meant for high-output activities in chilly weather, and the women’s handbag comes in a convenient size and quirky colors, just like the approaching months.



Marmot Sara Short Sleeve Shirt – Women’s

marmot sara short sleeve shirt

Reg: $47.95
Sale: $38.35

The Marmot Sara Short Sleeve Shirt is perfect for ladies who are active outdoors (or anywhere, really) and need a good top that will work hard for them so they can focus 100% on the task at hand. The wicking fabric manages moisture and resists odor, and the cute button-collar adds some class to an already cute women’s workout shirt. Marmot women’s clothing doesn’t slack on performance or comfort – This Marmot shirt is the perfect top for active women.








Kuhl Fugitiv Pants – Men’s




Reg: $74.95
Sale: $48.71

The Kuhl Fugitiv pants burly, comfortable and scream “style!”. Five well-placed pockets stash your phone, wallet, keys and other items without feeling bulky. Articulated seams at the knees and butt help promote movement when you’re taking big steps uphill or scrambling rocks, but these Kuhl Pants also look great as casual pants you can wear from the workplace to the trail and back!








Montrail Mountain Masochist II – Women’s


Reg: $99.95
Sale: $79.95

The Montrail Mountain Masochist 2 is aggressive and durable, with excellent traction and support underfoot and an arch that accommodates a wider range of feet than other shoes. The breathable upper hugs the foot nice and snug, and a roomy toe-box is ideal for wider forefeet and longer runs that cause swelling. Every woman needs good support, and these Montrail running shoes






Summer Steals & Deals: Camp, Hike, Run, Swim – Gear & Apparel

Thursday, June 6th, 2013

I recently asked Pam and Dave, two people who have the best product knowledge of outdoor gear (hard goods and apparel) of anyone I know, to give me a handful of the best current deals on summer items at Tahoe Mountain Sports. Here’s a list of some of the best ‘bangs for your buck’ you can find online or at our store in Kings Beach on the north shore of majestic Lake Tahoe:


KAVU Keeper Purse

kavu keeper bag

Reg: $34.95
Sale: $20.95

One of KAVU‘s best selling bags, the Kavu Keeper is either an every day purse or an over-the-shoulder-bag. With five separate storage pockets, you’re sure to stay organized. Plus, the print patterns are absolutely fabulous!








TNF Class V Racerback Top – Women’s

the north face v class racerback

Reg: $44.95
Sale: $22.45

The North Face V Class Racerback Top is perfect for ladies who climb, run, paddle, and enjoy outdoor sports in warm weather. The stretch jersey fabric dries fast and moves with your body, and an internal bra shelf provides great support. The North Face women’s workout gear doesn’t slack on performance or comfort – the V Class Racerback is a great top for active women.






Lole Lanai Halter Top

lole lanai halter top

Reg: $44.95
Sale: $35.95

This Lole swim top is great for a swim in your favorite lake or just riding your cruiser to the deli up the street. It will stay in place through heavy surf and during extreme volleyball matches on the beach. The Lanai Halter Top is fully lined with comfortable stretch nylon and boasts UV protection from harmful sun rays. Every woman can use a good sports swim top, and Lole makes some of the cutest swimwear out there!






Prana Dune Short – Men’s

prana dune short

Reg: $59.95
Sale: 35.95

The Prana Dune Short is a great go-to cotton short for any activity. Appreciate their comfort during a yoga session or after a long day in the water, and boost your style points at the pub or the park. These Prana men’s shorts are so comfortable you’ll end up wearing them several days per week, all summer long. (more…)

What Active Women Really Want For Valentine’s Day

Sunday, February 10th, 2013

Forget the flowers and chocolate. Those are played out and overrated. Jewelry? No way, Jose. Bracelets and neclaces get in the way at the gym and snag on bushes trail-side. Earrings fall out when she plays rough. This year for Valentine’s Day, get her something more meaningful. Something that says, “My girl is active, and she deserves active support. Even when I’m not around.” Get her something that will last and will remind her of your good taste when she dons it. Here are a few items that will make great Valentines Day gifts for active women. When you’re done here, head over to our Women’s Sale page for more bargains on clothes and gear that she’ll love.


Icebreaker Tech Short Sleeve V-Neck

Icebreaker Tech V-Neck – $69.95

The cute and comfortable Icebreaker Tech V-Neck active top is made from the finest New Zealand Merino wool so you don’t get that annoying itch you do from other wool products. For outdoor and indoor sports alike, this soft-on-skin women’s Icebreaker shirt can be worn by itself, or as a cozy and top-performing base layer during cold activities. Manage moisture and fight odor with the best sports fabrics, like Icebreaker wool tops for women who love sports.




Icebreaker Sprite Hot Pant

Icebreaker Sprite Hot Pants – $34.25

Women on the move love the Icebreaker Sprite Hot Pant. Count on this pair of women’s sports panties to not get in your way or weigh you down during fast-paced activities. They’re made from top-quality Merino wool that doesn’t hold odor or moisture, and this Merino wool doesn’t itch like the wool you swore away years ago. With full butt coverage and a dose of Lycra to provide the perfect amount of stretch, these Icebreaker underwear will help you go that extra mile.





Icebreaker Villa Dress


Icebreaker Villa Dress – $99.95


This lightweight Icebreaker dress packs down very small and doesn’t require ironing, so it’s a great dress for traveling. Itch-free Merino wool dries fast, so there’s no need to worry if the sky opens up while you’re racing across town. The Icebreaker Villa Dress resists odor and breathes well, which is mandatory on those warm days when you don’t have time to stress about overheating and sweating. Active women love the Villa when they’re forced to transition back into work-mode.









Steals & Deals: Warm Winter Jackets & Mountaineering Pant!

Monday, January 21st, 2013

It’s almost mid-winter and we’re giving great discounts on warm winter jackets, a stellar mountaineering pant, and some of the best mid-layers and soft shell jackets. Who wouldn’t want a sweet deal on technical layers to help keep warm when the temperatures drop? We all like being able to climb, ski or snowboard, or just play outdoors all day without freezing our heinies! These are great deals on winter gear, but we are also offering many other discounts right now. We recommend you visit our Clearance Page or browse our individual brand pages for a huge selection of winter gear on sale.

TNF Blaze Hooded Jacket – Women’s

The North Face Blaze - Womens

Reg: $198.95
Sale: $139.25

An ultralight, insulated hooded jacket that packs down incredibly small for adventurous women on the move. Climb, ski and hike in this warm winter jacket for women. Boasting The North Face FlashDry technology, the Blaze manages moisture and regulates body temperature better than the rest. Don’t want a hood? Check out The North Face Blaze Jacket. We’ve got it marked it down from $175.95 to $125.95!


TNF Enzo Shell Pant – Men’s

The North Face Enzo Pant

Reg: $395.95

Sale: $279.25

This bomb-proof pant is fully waterproof and has the technical features you want for gnarly winter conditions. It keeps the wet on the outside and breathes well, so you can push through winter without worries. The North Face GORE-TEX waterproofing and durable three-layer construction make these some of the best ski pants or mountaineering pants.


Patagonia Troposphere Jacket – Men’s

Patagonia Troposphere Jacket

Reg: $299.00
Sale: $209.30

This men’s Patagonia jacket utilizes their H2No waterproof technology, along with lightweight and stretchy construction, to create a compressible hard shell top that promotes mobility for climbers and alpine skiers. The hood is also helmet-compatible and articulated at multiple points so you have better peripheral vision on a rock face or while skinning up a steep ridge. Take it to the top in this advanced jacket from a company that’s been leading the pack since Day One.


Marmot Variant Jacket – Women’s

Marmot Variant Jacket womens

Reg: $169.95
Sale: 118.95

The women’s Variant jacket is a warm and well-ventilated Marmot soft shell that allows you to move freely without collecting sweat, so it’s great for any cold weather activity. The front panels are insulated for warmth and the back panels are built with extra stretch, optimizing mobility and comfort on cold weather adventures. Want it with a hood? Try the Marmot Variant Hoody. Normally $184.95, we’ve got it for only $129.45!


Marmot Variant Hoody – Men’s

Marmot Variant Hoody mens

Reg: $184.95
Sale: $129.45

The men’s version of the Marmot Variant Hoody is also on sale at Tahoe Mountain Sports. For climbers and skiers alike, this soft shell hoody is great as a mid-layer on wet or super-cold days or as a top in dryer, more mild temperatures. The hood also moves with your head, so vision nor agility are compromised when you’re covered up. This awesome Marmot men’s jacket also comes in a hoodless version, on sale for only $118.95!

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