Menu

Gear – Bikes

intense-t275-thumb

2014 Intense Tracer T275 Carbon: Reviewed

Fresh Black Carbon on the Table

The Tracer T275C is not just a carbon version of the existing 27.5” Tracer, but an updated version of the 160mm platform…

Comments (5)

2013 Giant Trance X 29er

Giant Goes Big Wheel Big Travel

“A tight bike that likes to rip technical singletrack, thanks to short chainstays and a relatively slack head angle…”

Comment now!

2013 SCOTT Genius

First Date with the Long Travel Big Wheelers

“I rode a 650b /27” bike and then I ate a man size helping of humble pie…”

Comment now!

Specialized 2013 Spec Sheets

All the Details on Your Faves

We’ve got exclusive access to the 2013 specs for the entire Enduro, Status and Demo lines…

Comment now!

Specialized 2013 S-Works Enduro

Sweet Rides for the Coming Year

First it was the Enduro, then the Demo. Now it’s time for other 2013 bikes from Specialized…

Comment now!

klunkus-thumb

The Klunkus

A Show Beauty That Gets Ridden

A bike with so many hand crafted and carefully curated details just begs to be pored over…

Comments (14)

chromag-pilgrimage-3

The Chromag Pilgrimage

Morgan Builds a Dream Ride

“I concluded there must be something in the water in Whistler, and I had to find out what it was. I began scheming on a new build…”

Comments (23)

camber_lg-thumb

2014 Specialized Camber S-Works

The King of the Cambers

The S-Works Camber frame is the embodiment of all things that make carbon appealing…

Comments (3)

_MG_6787-thumb

2014 Trek Fuel EX 9 29

A Look At Trek's New 29er

Does Trek’s new-for-2014 Fuel EX 29 have potential to be a proper North Shore pedaler?

Comments (6)

2014-scott-genius-700-tuned-thumb

2014 Scott Genius 700 Tuned

23.3 Pounds and 150mm of Travel

The lines have been universally admired and I have to agree – this is one fine looking bicycle…

Comments (8)

2014-giant-trance-sx-advanced-thumb

2014 Giant Trance Advanced SX 27.5

All Black 11-Speed 27.5

Black with a splash of Kashima, the Trance SX is low on flash and high on stealth…

Comments (19)

cove-hustler-650bj-6501-thumb

2014 Cove Hustler 650BJ

150mm of 650B Shenanigans

Loud and lewd, but certainly not crude, Cove’s new Hustler sports a new linkage and tweener wheels…

Comments (34)

DaveTolnai_NSMBlores-thumb2

2013 Ghost Cagua 6550: Reviewed

Dave Tolnai Pulls No Punches

For under $4000 this bike has quite the spec list, but still needed some changes to become truly confident…

Comments (12)

Screen Shot 2013-10-30 at 1.30.03 PM

2014 Cannondale Trigger 29 Carbon

Ultra-Light 130mm 29er

Cannondale’s Trigger 29 is now carbon, and that Lefty sure does look intriguing in slow-mo…

Comments (3)

Rocky-Altitude-790-thumb

2013 Rocky Mountain Altitude 790 MSL: Reviewed

A Long Summer of Trail Smashing

Weighing in on 1200km and nearly 50,000m of climbing with the Altitude…

Comments (3)