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How to choose a mountain bike

If you’re taking your bike off-road, you need a mountain bike. Look for the features that matter the most to you depending on your riding style and how much you want to spend. 

Suspension

Discover out hardtail mountain bikes
See our dual-suspension mountain bike assortment

Frame

Aluminum frames make for lighter mountain bikes
Steel frames make for very durable mountain bikes

Gears

Learn about mountain bike gears and speed

Brakes

Find the right disc brakes for your bike
We’ve got the rim brakes your bike needs

Wheels

Find the right wheel size for your bike
Browse our 27.5-inch wheel mountain bikes
Discover our 29-inch wheel mountain bikes
Consider tire width when shopping for a mountain bike

Suspension

Frame

Gears

Brakes

Wheels