Finally! A 10-speed cassette that goes up to 42 teeth, the Racing Design Elite MTB Cassette does it. It gives you the low gear you've been wanting.
MSRP is $179.
The classic Kenda Nevegal Pro is reborn: a revised tread pattern, lighter weight, less rolling resistance, and tubeless compatibilty. This tire is a great all-around choice for enduro racing and all-mountain trail rides The 27.5 x 2.1 Kenda Nevegal Pro weighs 731 grams - price is $59 each.
The Small Block Eight Pro is a fast accelerating, hard-pack cross-country tire that is also now available in a tubeless version. The 27.5 x 2.1 Small Block tire weighs in at 644 grams - price is $59 each.
In stock now: Small Block Eight Pro tires in both 29 and 27.5 wheel sizes, Nevegal Pro in 27.5 wheel size. More available soon!
Santa Cruz did their best to keep the handling characteristics the same with both versions of the Highball, so you can pick your favorite wheel size from there.
The 2015 Santa Cruz Highball 27.5" is a brand new option. 69 degree head angle keeps the balance between quick handling and stability, short chainstays and smaller wheels give the bike a playful personality too. Sizes run S-XL.
The 2015 Santa Cruz Highball 27.5 Carbon C with XO1 build kit (pictured, upper right) features the top level carbon fiber frame, super light and strong. We've got medium in stock with this build kit, MSRP is $4699.
The affordable Highball 27.5 C is also a great option. The C-level frame has the same strength and durability of the CC-level frames, just a bit heavier to keep it more affordable. We also offer the Highball 27.5 C with S build in stock, MSRP is $3199.
The 2015 Santa Cruz Highball 29 has got some terrific features. With the geometry: chainstay length has been shortened, the front end lengthened, and a 70.5 degree head angle. This geometry helps keep the balance of quick handling with stability. Seat post size has been reduced to 27.2mm, and cables are run internally for a super clean look.
If you're a taller rider, good news: the Highball is sized up to an XXL.
The 2015 Santa Cruz Highball 29 Carbon C with XO1 build kit (pictured, left) features the top level carbon fiber frame. We've got a large in stock with the shown X01 build kit.
The affordable Highball 29 C is here as well. We currently have two Highball 29 C with S build in stock, sizes medium and large. MSRP is $3199.
Made to suit a wide range of cyclists and their riding needs, the Defy is one of the lightest, stiffest, most versatile road bikes on the market.
The Giant Defy Advanced Pro is the top end of the Defy bikes. Giant makes two models, and here's our newest one in stock: the 2015 Giant Defy Advanced Pro 1 (pictured, left). MSRP is $3550.
In the Defy Advanced lineup, Giant makes 3 models and here are two we have in stock: the 2015 Giant Defy Advanced 1 (shown lower left, MSRP is $2600) and the 2015 Giant Defy Advanced 2 (shown lower right, MSRP is $2075).
Highlights of the new 2015 Giant Defy:
Made for Enduro riding, with 170mm of both front and rear travel and 27.5" wheels. The Tuned version has a number of special and unique features:
MSRP is $8999.99.
That empty space under the handlebar is just waiting to be filled. KS realized this, and came up with the Southpaw Remote Lever, specifically designed for bikes with 1X drivetrains. It sits on the left side of the handlebar in place of the left shifter, providing a more ergonomic and quicker way to lower your KS brand seatpost.
MSRP is $40.
The 2015 Kona Stinky 24 is one serious bike; made with features and details that an adult would want, while being sized down for smaller riders.
Dual suspension, a 100mm RockShox fork with 15mm axle up front, Shimano 1x9 drivetrain w/ E*13 chainguide, and Kid-friendly Tektro HDC-M290 hydraulic disc brakes. MSRP is $1799.
Fox Dirtpaw full finger riding gloves, in four youth sizes to fit every age. Keep them protected! MSRP is $22.
The newest version of The Path Bike Shop signature XC and DH jerseys are now made by Pearl Izumi. Pearl Izumi is known for their high quality, great fit, and comfortable, breathable fabrics.
The 2015 Giant Anthem Advanced 0 27.5 (pictured, right) is race-ready, engineered specifically for Giant's elite level racers to tackle technical XC race courses. Lightweight composite frame, 4mm of travel (both front and rear), and a geometry that takes full advantage of the 27.5" wheel size.
The Anthem Advanced 0 level gives a great high-end build kit:
The 2015 Giant Anthem Advanced 27.5 1 (pictured, left) is the next model of the composite Anthem 27.5 line. This bike features a Fox CTD Factory fork with 15mm axle, a Fox Float CTD Performance rear shock, a full Shimano XT drivetrain, and Giant's new P-XCR1 Composite wheel system. Giant's claimed weight for their wheelset is 1580 grams. This large weighs in just under 26 lbs. on our shop scale. MSRP is $4850.
The 2015 Giant Anthem Advanced 27.5 2 (pictured, lower left) marks the entry to the composite Anthem 27.5 line. This build features a Rockshox Reba RL fork with 15mm axle and Pushloc lockout, a Rockshox Monarch RL rear shock, and a X7/X9 drivetrain. This medium weighs in at an impressive 26.61 lbs. MSRP is $3600.
This unique Anthem offers 100mm of suspension in the rear and a little extra suspension up front with 120mm. Tani, the shop owner, rides this model Anthem and it's a personal favorite.
The Troy Lee Designs A1 All-Mountain Helmet is a top of the line helmet for the XC/Enduro, Trail, and All Mountain rider. TLD helmets are known for their superior protection, and the A1 is no different. This helmet exceeds CPSC safety standards and CE EN certifications, while still weighing an average of 320 grams with maximum ventilation.
Of course all helmets are designed with familiar TLD signature moto-inspired components and graphics that we always love.
We've also got a full range of A1 sizes and colors available at both our store locations.
It's a staff and customer favorite! Your fave bike shop hat is now in grey, with green and white stripes in back. Mesh in back to keep you cool, and adjustable in the back to fit everyone. Only $18 each.
Spreading the Path love....one cap at a time.
The new 2015 Transition Patrol combines the control of a downhill bike with a lively ride quality. The geometry is progressive: long, low, and slack (65 degree head angle, long wheelbase for stability, short 430mm chainstay). Suspension gives you 155mm travel in rear and 160mm in front for a great ride in all trail conditions.
We have the 2015 Transition Patrol 2 in stock, size medium in Safety Orange, size large in Satin Black (shown, right). MSRP is $4899.
The 2015 Transition Scout gives you the character of a slopestyle bike, blended with the comfort to pedal long miles. It's a unique character: a shorter travel bike (125mm of travel in the rear, 140mm in front) with a long, low, and slack geometry (67 degree head angle, 425mm chainstay, low BB).
Have your fun out there on the trails, this bike will give you the playfulness of a light, shorter travel bike with all the capabilities of a longer travel bike.
In stock we have the 2015 Transition Scout 2, size medium in Limeade (shown, left). MSRP is $3299.
Thanks to Pivot's proprietary hollow core internal molding technology used in their carbon frames, this next generation of carbon is stronger and lighter, with an optimal stiffness to weight ratio.
The 2015 Pivot Mach 429SL Carbon is now a half pound lighter. This 100mm travel 29er is a perfect combination of XC race efficiency and technical trail competency. The Fox Float Kashima Factory shock is performance tuned specifically for the Mach 429SL. The full length internal cable routing and internal dropper post compatible routing keeps the look clean.
The 2015 Pivot Mach 6 Carbon was honored by MTBR.com with their most versatile Enduro bike award. 6.1" of travel with next generation dw-link® suspension design that gives great traction and pedaling efficiency for the climbs, while also providing superior shock absorption and control on tecnical descents.
The geometry combines short 422mm chainstays, a longer top tube, and a relaxed head tube angle to provide the rider with the best of both worlds: XC responsiveness and trail riding control. 27.5" wheel size.
The 2015 Rocky Mountain Thunderbolt 770 MSL (pictured, right) features 120mm of travel, Fox suspension, Shimano XT 2X10 drivetrain, and RaceFace Turbine crankset. Sizes medium and large are in stock now, MSRP is $5499.
The 2015 Rocky Mountain Thunderbolt 790 MSL BC Edition (pictured, left) gives you a little more suspension (130mm of travel) and is set up a little more aggressively with wide bars, big tires, stiff wheels, and premium suspension. MSRP is $6399.
Santa Cruz carbon bars have a dialed amount of stiffness, keeping vibration in check and minimizing arm fatigue.
The Santa Cruz Carbon 760 Flat Bar (760mm x 31.8) is designed to keep steering sharp and low, perfect for that big travel 29er. MSRP is $149.99.
The Santa Cruz Carbon 800 Riser Bar (800mm x 35.0) was initially conceived for DH, the 800mm-wide 35mm-clamp design delivers DH strength at All Mountain weight. MSRP is $169.99.
Both carbon bars are available at both store locations.
WTB mountain bike saddles now come in widths! Now offered in Narrow (130mm), Medium (142mm), and Wide (150mm) widths.
We currently have WTB Rocket and WTB Volt saddles in chromoly ($59.95) and titanium ($129.95) rails. All three sizes are available at both of The Path Bike Shop locations. Come in and have your sit bones measured so we can find the perfect size for you.