Fat Bike Buyer’s Guide: High-End Models

 

Click here to check out part 2: Mid-Range Models. Last updated by Greg Heil on 10/23/14. If you’re not satisfied with what everyone else is riding, or if you routinely spend more on your bikes than on your cars, then … Continue reading

Fat Bike Buyer’s Guide: Mid-Range Models

 

Click here to read part 1: Budget Models. Last updated by Greg Heil on 10/22/14. If you’ve already demoed a fat bike and know for certain that you want one, the mid range ($1,001 – $3,000) offers some excellent builds … Continue reading

Fat Bike Buyer’s Guide: Budget Models

 

Last updated by Greg Heil on 10/22/14. Fat biking has quickly become an integral part of the mountain bike world, with many models selling out left and right as mountain bikers realize all of the many reasons they need to … Continue reading

Test Ride Review: Santa Cruz Nomad Carbon 27.5

 

With enduro (the racing category) pushing recent bike development, Santa Cruz has re-imagined the venerable Nomad into a gravity-oriented 27.5-equipped park slayer. The carbon-frame-only Nomad comes spec’ed with SLX, XT, or XX1 groups, with prices ranging from $5,899 to $8,299. … Continue reading

Test Ride Review: Giant Reign Advanced 27.5 1

 

Until now the Reign and Glory were 26″ hold-outs in Giant’s line-up. For 2015, both of these gravity bikes get the 27.5 treatment. While no Glorys were available to test ride at Outerbike, Giant did bring along a size run of … Continue reading

Review: Giant Anthem Advanced SX 27.5

 

With Giant abandoning any wheel size that is not 27.5, it’s only natural that their flagship race bike, the Anthem, gets similar treatment. As a former owner of the excellent Anthem X 29er, I have been looking forward to trying … Continue reading