The 2017 Giant Anthem Advanced frame has lots of great updates this year. An updated platform with 110mm of rear suspension travel and 120mm up front, 27.5-inch wheels, new trunnion mount shock and Advanced Forged composite rocker arm for the rear suspension for added strength and stiffness, and wider Boost hub spacing (110 front/148 rear).
We currently have sizes medium and large available at our Tustin shop location.
The 2017 Giant Dirt-E+ electric bike is an all new option this year from Giant. It features a compact SyncDrive motor that delivers smooth and instantaneous power that works with your own pedaling power so you can get up hills and conquer steep, challenging terrain. XC geometry and 27.5 wheels offer great stability. Ride longer than you thought you could, the possibilities are wide open.
The 2017 Scott Genius 720 keeps it super lightweight with a HMF Carbon Fiber frame. Suspension includes a custom FOX NUDE shock and a FOX 34 Float Performance fork with three modes. Scott's TwinLoc technology, in combination with Traction Control, allows for three travel/geometry settings so you can ride any trails, any time.
These hot new 2017 bikes are available NOW to rent in our shop Demo & Rental Bikes fleet.
We've got a great rental program here at The Path Bike Shop. You can apply your rental fees (up to 10% of the purchase price) towards the purchase of ANY bike in the shop! Great way to try before you buy.
Check out all our current rental bikes on our Demo & Rental Bikes page.
The new Shimano Deore XT Di2 combines the best of electronic gearing with proven Deore XT level components. Instead of mechanical cables, Di2 is an electronic gear-shifting system that allows riders to shift gears with electronic switches rather than mechanical shift levers.
The result is effortless on-demand gear selection, smooth and programmable shifting.
Check out the in-store set up (pictured, above) at our Tustin shop, to see the Di2 in action.
Got questions? Talk to our experts at both of our shop locations.
Giant has reworked the 2017 Trance so you can climb faster and descend with more control. Frame geometry is now longer and lower with a shorter chainstay and longer top tube. The Maestro suspension system has been updated with a new trunnion mount and Advanced Forged composite rocker arm which makes the whole chassis lighter and stronger. With 140mm of rear travel, 150mm of front travel, and 27.5" wheels, this bike gives more confident handling on all types of trails.
2017 Giant Trance Advanced 0 (pictured, upper):
2017 Giant Trance Advanced 1 (pictured, lower):
The 2017 Giant Trance Advanced (pictured, upper) is a great choice for speed on technical trails; XC climbing capable with enduro-like fun on the descents. The Trance gives you 140mm of rear suspension travel and 150mm up front, built for 27.5 wheels with clearance for 2.6 tires. New for 2017 is wider Boost hub spacing (110 front/148 rear), which results in stiffer wheels for added control on technical trails.
The 2017 Giant XTC Advanced 27.5+ (pictured, lower) combines the light weight and agility of a hardtail with the control of 27.5+ wheels. This bike offers a lot of versatility - you can go with the 27.5+ wheels or with 29" wheels. Can even be set up as a singlespeed. Wider Boost hub spacing (110 front/148 rear) results in stiffer wheels for added control while also increasing tire clearance.
The 2017 Giant Quick-E+ electric bike is a blast to ride. It features a compact SyncDrive motor that delivers smooth and instantaneous power that works with your own pedaling power so you can get up hills or increase your speed quickly and easily. Skip the local traffic and parking problems...this is the way to get around town.
We've got a large in stock at the Tustin shop and it's available for test rides.
The 2017 Rocky Mountain Reaper offers the same aggressive trail performance found in the Thunderbolt and Altitude full suspension bikes, just in a smaller package for younger riders. It can handle singletrack, technical descents, and stand up to the wear and tear you'd expect from your young shredder.
And a major bonus, the Reaper is easily convertible from 24” wheels to 26” wheels and vice versa. The perfect option for growing kids, or for a bike that's suitable to hand down to younger siblings.
Go 27.5 or 29-inch wheels, whichever you prefer! Giant has made the do-it-all Fathom hardtail in a 27.5 version (two models) or a 29er version (two models). Both frames feature a lightweight aluminum frame, geometry for stable and confident handling, and a rugged component selection for today's more demanding technical rides.
2017 Giant Fathom 2 27.5 (pictured, top):
2017 Giant Fathom 1 29 (pictured, lower):
A taper-lock core uses an internal sleeve that narrows towards the last portion of the grip, which clamps onto the end of the bar to eliminate any twisting. There's a flared closed end for comfort and an intuitive feel for the bar end, a long grip length for plenty of room to reposition your hand position when needed, and a moto-knurl pattern for a great grip and feel in all riding conditions.
In colors to suit all color schemes, even glow in the dark! MSRP is $18 per pair.
The ultra versatile Bell Super 3R is the next generation full-face helmet with a chin bar that can be removed to create a half shell helmet. This helmet bridges the gap between a half shell helmet and a dedicated full face helmet, giving riders the option to have greater coverage but without needing to carry two separate helmets.
Newly improved fit and comfort this year!
The Bell Super 3R MIPS-Equipped helmet features Bell's Multi-Directional Impact Protection System which takes protection a step further, providing an extra layer of protection inside the helmet that rotates in order to potentially slow or reduce the amount of energy transferred to or from the head on impact.
All Bell helmets are safety certified, with additional features like breakaway screws and camera mount, adjustable visor, and overbrow ventilation.
Michelle, Kim, and Zachary are modeling the Matte Emerald color, it is also available in Black and Red. Sizes S, M, L.
A new frame design with Kona's new Fuse Independent Suspension—a clean, simple design that eliminates a pivot at the chainstay seatstay junction to create a lighter, stiffer ride feel.
The 2017 Kona Hei Hei Supreme (pictured, upper) has a super light and more efficient carbon frame, boost spacing, and carbon wheel set. SRAM XX1 Eagle drivetrain takes the Hei Hei Supreme right to the top.
The 2017 Kona Hei Hei DL (pictured, lower) also has a full carbon frame, boost spacing, and dropper post. With 120mm of front suspension, 100mm of rear suspension, 29" wheels, this bike is ready for XC riding and has the feel and a component package that's also ready for long trail days.
The 2017 Giant Anthem 2 is a great bike option for the person who likes the idea of the Giant Trance 2, but wants something more on the XC side of trail. New this year is Boost hub spacing (110 front/148 rear), which improves wheel stiffness for added control, while adding tire clearance and improving drivetrain performance.
The Giro Chronicle MIPS (pictured, left) is a great all-around trail riding option, affordable and still offering the superior MIPS protection. Goggle compatibility, Coolmax padding for comfort, and fit is easily dialed in thanks to the Roc Loc ® 5 fit system. MSRP is $100.
The Giro Switchblade MIPS helmet (pictured, upper and lower right) has a removeable chin bar for the ultimate in versatility for enduro and DH riders. It's ATSM Downhill Certified, with or without the chinbar. MIPS protection, goggle compatible, and a spare visor with camera mount.
Lots of colors available in the shop. MSRP is $250.
The 2017 LIV Giant Hail 2 (pictured, top) is the women's specific equivalent to the Giant Reign. Built for aggressive terrain and enduro riding, it's got 160mm of travel and 27.5" wheel size, and geometry for great handling and playful ride quality. Race, ride, be ready for anything.
The 2017 LIV Giant Pique series offers 120mm of Maestro suspension and 27.5" wheel size. This geometry offers stability on the descents, low standover height, and gives great traction for climbing. There's a build kit for every budget.
2017 LIV Giant Pique Advanced 0 (in stock, not pictured)
2017 LIV Giant Pique Advanced 1 (pictured, center)
2017 LIV Giant Pique 3 (pictured, lower).
There's no way to keep your mountain bike (or its rider) completely clean, but here's a great help! Mucky Nuts front fenders are a lightweight addition when conditions are not so great. They collapse flat for storage when you don't need them.
Made in the U.K., in a great assortment of colors to go with any bike. MSRP is $15 each.
Dakine may be out of stock again on their website, but we have them in our shop!
The Dakine Low Rider 5L is a great alternative to the traditional shoulder packs. Fits all the essentials for a short ride with 5L of space (305 cu in.) and divider pockets, Moroccan Blue or Black color options. Measurements are 11 x 5.5 x 5.5 inches.
The 2017 Giant XTC Advanced 275+ SS is built with 27.5+ wheels, but can easily be converted into a geared 29er. Frame is lightweight Advanced-grade composite, and built with Boost hub spacing for added tire clearance and wheel stiffness.
The 2017 Kona Unit is a longtime favorite, thanks to its cromoly frame and single speed simplicity. For 2017, the Unit has been made even more versatile - it comes with frame and fork clearance to allow for 27.5-inch x 3.0-inch wheels, even 29-inch wheels.
The 2017 Kona Lana'i is a well-rounded entry hardtail option, made to fit many different riders. The Lana’i sizing includes a 26-inch wheel size for smaller riders, and the rest of the sizes come with a standard 27.5-inch wheel.
The 2017 Kona Process 111 had been refined this year with an even more progressive geometry. A slackened head tube angle and lengthened top tube increases the front travel to 130mm. We have sizes M, L, and XL currently in stock.
The 2017 Kona Process 134 is fantastic for taking on technical trails. Updated geometry for 2017 with a longer reach and slacker head angle, and a build kit with plenty of trail-worthy components, like a dropper seatpost with remote Southpaw lever, 1x drivetrain, and tubeless tires and rims. We have sizes XS, S, and M currently in stock.
The 2017 Kona Process 153 DL also has refined geometry this year, longer and slacker for added stability and DH capability. Top of the line components include a SRAM 1x11 drivetrain, RockShox Monarch Plus RC3 shock, and RockShox Lyrik RCT3 fork. This model is the go-to bike for Kona's World Cup downhill team for riding and training. We have sizes XS, S, and M currently in stock.