It’s time to put those finishing touches on your MTB for spring! Here are 11 great items to pick up for under $50 that’ll have you and your bike looking and feeling fresh. Psst, there are still lots of mountain bikes on sale, if you want a total refresh this spring.
Specialized Butcher Grid 2Bliss Ready T7
$65.00 | $47.99 sale
The Butcher is an aggressive tire for aggressive riding and it’s one of Singletracks readers’ favorites too. Get it in a popular size right now while it’s on sale for less than fifty bones.
Buy from Specialized
Fox Racing Mainframe MIPS Bike Helmet Black/Gold
$59.99 | $40.19 sale
Now is your chance to pick up a name-brand MIPS helmet for a great price. Get one for yourself or for the casual riders in your life who could use a protection upgrade. Read more.
Buy from The Pro’s Closet
Osprey Savu 5 Hip Pack
$65.00 | $39.50 sale
The Osprey Savu 5 hip pack can carry two water bottles plus your snacks, emergency layer, cell phone, and much more. The best part: it’s not as heavy or as bulky as a backpack. Read more.
Buy from Osprey
Tannus Armour Tubeless Tire Insert
If you’ve been thinking about giving inserts a try, now is your chance. Most riders only need one for the rear, and at $50 (not on sale) it’s not a big investment, especially if it means fewer flats and destroyed tires.
Buy from Trek
Backcountry Slickrock Bike Short – Second Quality
$88.00 | $30.80 – $39.60 sale
Get ready for summer! These lightweight shorts feature fun patterns and a DWR finish to keep them (mostly) clean and dry. Includes an integrated belt and a mid-thigh inseam for comfort on the bike. Men’s and women’s styles up to 65% off.
Buy from Backcountry.com
Park Tool Master Link Pliers MLP-1.2
$19.68 | $16.95 sale
This tool makes it easy to separate and attach the master link for any chain.
Buy from Amazon
Fork Steerer Seat Post Handlebar Cut Saw Guide
$29.98 | $24.98 sale
Get clean, straight cuts every time with this simple tool. With the proper saw you can use it for carbon, aluminum, and steel handlebars, seat posts, and steerer tubes.
Buy from Amazon
Chrome Doubletrack Feed Bag
$50.00 | $29.99 sale
This is our go-to snack bag, and at $30 on sale (two colors only), it’s tempting to pick up one for each side of the bars. Holds a fat water bottle or enough M&Ms to get you through a 24-hour race. Read more.
Buy from Chrome Industries
Pearl Izumi Men’s Interval Graphic Bib Shorts
$150.00 | $37.50 sale
What a steal! A good pair of bibs will last for years, especially when you wear them under a pair of baggy shorts.
Buy from PEARL iZUMi
Fox Racing Enduro Knee Pads
$59.95 | $44.99 sale
These lightweight and breathable knee pads are pedal-friendly AND wallet-friendly with a price under 50 bucks. Read more.
Buy from Fox Racing
PNW Components Range Composite Pedal
$49.00 | $39.00 sale
Upgrade the freebie pedals that came with your kid’s bike, or give flat pedal riding a try this spring. All colors are on sale!
Buy from Jenson USA
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