Mountain Bikes

2015 GT Sanction

2015 GT Sanction

The GT Sanction is a purpose-built machine that likes speed and steep terrain more than most 160mm bikes on the market.

2015 GT Helion Carbon Pro

2015 GT Helion Carbon Pro

The GT Helion is a solid option if you’re looking for a XC or light-duty trail bike, and you’re not a fan of 29” wheels.

Club Ride Women’s Bike Apparel

Club Ride Women’s Bike Apparel

Club Ride’s women’s bike apparel is a combination of high performance and great style.

WTB Trail Boss Tire

WTB Trail Boss Tire

The WTB Trail Boss is one of the best tires we’ve tested for all-around trail bike duties.

SRAM Guide RSC Brakes

SRAM Guide RSC Brakes

In 2.5 months of testing, the SRAM Guide RSC brakes have been reliable and powerful, while providing outstanding modulation.

2015 Fox 34 Float 26 160 FIT CTD Fork

2015 Fox 34 Float 26 160 FIT CTD Fork

Fox has redesigned a number of their forks for 2015, and the new 34 Float may be the best in its class.

2015 Intense Carbine 29

2015 Intense Carbine 29

One of the most impressive 29ers we’ve tested, the Intense Carbine 29 can be ridden hard on descents and offers great pedaling efficiency.

2014 Giant Glory

2014 Giant Glory

The 2014 Giant Glory is a popular DH bike that ought to be agile yet stable. Unfortunately, the setup on our bike didn’t produce that result…

2015 Intense Tracer 275C

2015 Intense Tracer 275C

If you like the way a virtual pivot point suspension handles, the lightweight Intense Tracer 275C leaves little to be desired.

2014 Specialized Bike Apparel

2014 Specialized Bike Apparel

Some of our bike reviewers tested a range of Specialized’s bike apparel on our recent trip to Whistler, BC. Here’s what they found.

2015 Salsa Horsethief Carbon

2015 Salsa Horsethief Carbon

The Salsa Horsethief Carbon feels far more capable than most 120mm bikes, and effectively bridges the gap between shorter-travel 29ers and longer-travel AM / enduro bikes.

Alpinestars Bionic Neck Support Tech Carbon

Alpinestars Bionic Neck Support Tech Carbon

The Alpinestars Bionic Neck Support Tech Carbon is a lightweight neck brace that allows for a good range of motion.

2014 Dakine Bike Apparel

2014 Dakine Bike Apparel

Some of our bike reviewers tested a range of Dakine’s bike apparel on our recent trip to Whistler, BC. Here’s what they found.

2015 Transition Patrol 2

2015 Transition Patrol 2

The new Transition Patrol 2 is a solid choice if you’re looking for a poppy, well-rounded trail bike in the 155mm range.

2015 Giant Reign Advanced 27.5 1

2015 Giant Reign Advanced 27.5 1

The new Giant Reign Advanced 27.5 1 is a strong contender in the All Mountain category, and will appeal to anyone spending a lot of time running steep, nasty trails.

2014 Trek Session 9.9

2014 Trek Session 9.9

The Trek Session 9.9 is a well-balanced and playful downhill bike that’s great for attacking technical terrain.

2015 Devinci Spartan Carbon SX

2015 Devinci Spartan Carbon SX

We’re back from Interbike, and of everything we rode, the Devinci Spartan Carbon SX was the best at doing everything pretty well.

2014 Transition Covert 29

2014 Transition Covert 29

If your local trails feature sit-and-spin climbs and fast, ripping descents, you’ll get along well with the Transition Covert 29.

2014 Rocky Mountain Altitude 770 MSL Rally Edition

2014 Rocky Mountain Altitude 770 MSL Rally Edition

The Rocky Mountain Altitude 770 MSL Rally Edition is a versatile, adjustable All Mountain ride with a good build.

2014 GT Fury Expert

2014 GT Fury Expert

One of the better all-around DH bikes we’ve tested, the GT Fury Expert is great at plowing over rough terrain, but it’s also poppy and playful.