COVID-19 Safety


Vail Wheel Base is complying with Colorado and Eagle County Public Health Orders.

  • Employees will be screened for symptoms daily when reporting to work. 
  • Employees will wear face coverings at all times when in contact with others.
  • Customers will be required to wear face coverings.
  • Hand sanitizer available for customers.
  • Use of customer line spacing of at least 6 feet.
  • Limits on number of customers in store.
  • Disinfecting commonly used/high touch surfaces at least 3 times per day.
  • Disinfecting rental bikes after each use.
  • Disinfecting van after each tour.
  • Contactless payment system.
  • Contactless tours available-bikes delivered to the top of Vail Pass.
  • Contactless bike rentals-bike delivery available.

About Us

Family-Owned & Operated Since 1992!

Since opening up shop here in Lionshead over 25 years ago, owners Jay and Sari Lucas have made it their goal to provide the highest quality equipment, tunes, and tours for the best prices anywhere in the valley.

Come in, meet the crew, and let us help you enjoy your time in town by hooking you up with an awesome mountain bikes or taking you on a scenic tour down the beautiful Vail Pass.  Shop local!

What We Do



-Reserve your equipment ahead of your arrival and receive 25% off our regular bike rentals rates-

Why lug your bike all the way up here, when you can just rent an awesome new one from us for the best price in town?

Offering rentals from Intense, Scott, and Marin, Wheel Base is ready to outfit you and yours with the best bikes around.  We'll get you set up to ride however and wherever you want, whether it be charging down the gnarliest single track or cruising down the mellow path to East Vail.


Bike Tours Vail Pass and Glenwood Springs.

-$35.00 Vail Pass bike tour special with advanced reservation, normally $45.00-

Interested in seeing the best views that the Vail Valley and Glenwood Canyon have to offer, but don't feel like hiking all day to see them? 

Sounds like our unguided scenic bike tours are exactly what you're looking for.



If it's got two wheels and a couple of pedals, we can probably fix it.  Guaranteed to restore your rickety old ride to its former glory.

Contact Us

Got a question? Just want to say hi? Shoot us a message!

Better yet, come see us in person!

We love our customers, so feel free to visit during business hours.

Lionshead is a pedestrian village, so you can't drive up to our front door.  You can park for free at the Lionshead Parking Structure on South Frontage Road. 

From there, just head west through town and we are located at the base of the Landmark hotel, directly across from the Burton store.  You can't miss us, just look for all the bikes outside!

Where we are

610 W Lionshead Cir, Vail, Colorado 81657

(970) 476-5799

When we're there

Monday - Sunday: 9am - 6pm

Come visit us in winter!


Let us satisfy all your skiing needs when the dirt turns white!