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Mountain Bikes

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    Pearl Izumi Launch Shorts and Summit Gloves

    From the trail to the bike park, we’ve been impressed by the versatility of Pearl Izumi’s recently updated Launch...

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    2018 Zerode Taniwha

    As a trail-oriented bike with no derailleur, no cassette, and a hefty price tag, the Zerode Taniwha is certainly...

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    Fox Float DPX2 Rear Shock

    If you like the sound of a lighter, more pedal-friendly shock that will improve the downhill performance of your...

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    Dakine Drafter 14L Pack

    The Dakine Drafter 14L is a breathable and comfortable solution for carrying gear on long bike rides (especially for...

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    2018 Cannondale Trigger

    It’s been a while since we’ve been particularly excited about a Cannondale, but their new Trail bike, the Trigger,...

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    Mons Royale Redwood 3/4 Raglan T

    If you like merino wool but always thought it was too warm for really hot bike rides, the Mons...

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    2017 Santa Cruz Hightower

    We've put about 1000 miles on one of the most popular trail bikes on the planet. So we weigh...

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    2018 Patrol 672

    The Patrol 672 is a new budget-oriented Trail bike, so how how much “bang” do you actually get for...

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    2018 Pivot Mach 5.5

    The new Pivot Mach 5.5 is a compelling option in the “does-everything-pretty-well” category of Trail bikes.

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    Smith Rover Helmet

    The Smith Rover is a very breathable Trail helmet, but that breathability seems to come at the cost of...

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    2017 Marin Wolf Ridge

    The new Marin Wolf Ridge features a unique, new suspension system. So how does this longer-travel "Trail" bike actually...

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    10 Notable Things We Saw at Interbike

    There’s lots of talk *about* Interbike these days, but what were the most noteworthy things we saw at Interbike?...

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    2017 YT Capra AL Comp

    The Capra is a very downhill-oriented bike that offers a huge margin for error when things go awry. While...

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    2017 SRAM Code RSC Brakes

    Our Mountain Bike editor calls the SRAM Code brakes the best he’s ever ridden. Check out his review to...

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    Sweet Protection Badlands Merino LS Jersey

    The Sweet Protection Badlands Jersey is one of the best wool riding jersey’s we’ve used.

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    ENVE’s new M Series Wheels

    ENVE's new M Series is promising unprecedented pinch-flat protection, impact resistance, and ride quality.

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    Rossignol Introduces … Mtn Bikes?

    One of the largest, most historic ski manufacturers in the world is introducing a collection of mountain bikes.

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    Biking 101: Bike Fit & Geometry — Part 2

    Assessing a bike’s geometry is a huge part of determining proper bike fit and how a bike will ride....

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    Biking 101: Bike Fit & Geometry — Part 1

    Understanding a bike’s geometry is key to finding a bike that has the fit and ride qualities you’re looking...

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    Rockshox Reverb 1x Remote

    The Rockshox Reverb is one of the most ubiquitous dropper posts on the market, but it’s always had one...

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