The Path Bike Shop logo hatIt's a staff and customer favorite!

It's a new season, and we have some fresh new color options for our popular Path Bike Shop logo hat.

Lots of great colors to choose from:

  • Kelly green
  • Jade
  • Black
  • Burgundy
  • Graphite
  • Dark green

Mesh in back to keep you cool, and adjustable in the back to fit everyone. Only $10 each.

Spreading The Path Bike Shop love....one melon at a time.

Norco BikesThe Path Bike Shop is now a Norco Authorized Dealer!

We recently started carrying the Canadian brand Norco Bikes and we couldn't be more excited to have this awesome lineup of mountain and dirt jump bikes now available to us.

 

First off, here are some of the bikes we have currently in stock for adults (the big kids), or available to order.

  • Norco Sight: Offered both in 27.5 (150 mm/140 mm) and 29 (140 mm/130 mm) options. We currently have 29er A3 builds in stock. MSRP is $2899
  • Norco Range: Carbon frame. Offered in 27.7 (180 mm/ 160mm) and 29 (170mm / 150mm) options. We currently have one carbon 29er in stock. MSRP is $4399
  • Norco Range: Alloy frame. Offered in 27.7 (180 mm/ 160mm) and 29 (170mm / 150mm) options. MSRP is $3099
  • Norco Ryde: 24'' Dirt Jumper. We currently have one in stock. MSRP is $525

 

Norco also has some rad options for the kids.

Norco has a great complete line of bikes for boys and girls, with options to get them started as early as a year and a half old! Road and mountain bikes for younger and older kids.

  • Norco Fluid full suspension bike for kidsNorco Mermaid Run (not pictured)Norco Fluid (pictured in orange): Kids Full Suspension bike. Lower standover height and hydraulic brakes give great confidence and bike handling skills. Offered in 20'' and 24'' wheel sizes, we have both in stock. MSRP is $1749
  • : Offered in 10" wheels, this run bike will get the little ones started out right with balance and easy step over. MSRP is $129

The newest enduro wheelset from Crank Brothers, available for purchase AND for rental.

Crank Brothers Synthesis E11 wheelsetWe are the only shop in the country that currently has this wheelset. Other shops will have them in a couple of weeks. See them here first!

Crank Brothers new carbon wheelset, the Synthesis E11 is the first tuned carbon wheel system for enduro riding and racing. Front and rear specific wheels tuned and optimized to address the specific performance requirements and loads of mountain bike riding. Comes in both 27.5 and 29er wheel size options.

  • Hub: Synthesis 11
  • Sapim CX spokes
  • 2.5 quiet engagement magnetic pawls
  • Lifetime warranty (on rims only)
  • MSRP is $2399

You can even try out these fantastic wheels before you buy them, thanks to our shop rental program! Cost for rental is $90 for the for the first day, and $10 for each additional day. The $90 includes installing wheels, tires, cassette, etc. on the bike, and after the rental putting the stock wheels back on the bike.

ZOIC Women's Navaeh MTB shortsIt's a new line of apparel for us!

For the ladies, it's the women’s ZOIC Navaeh 7 Print MTB shorts + Essential Liner. These technical shorts include a high-performance Essential spandex removable liner featuring a women's-specific Comfort cycling chamois. Great fit features, like elastic and velcro side-adjuster tabs help you dial your size in and a longer 7" inseam length designed to fall at the knee. Two pockets for stashing gear and locking zippers.
 
We have sizes S, M, and L in stock. MSRP is $95.

Trance capability for the most challenging trail conditions.

2019 Giant Trance 3The 2019 Giant Trance lineup has an updated Maestro rear suspension featuring a trunnion-mount shock and Advanced Forged Composite rocker arm to soak up bumps small and large. Suspension includes 140mm of smooth, active rear travel and a 150mm suspension fork up front. Agile and easy to control, thanks to the frame geometry designed around its 27.5 wheels.

The 2019 Giant Trance 3 (pictured in Glacier Green/Pure Red/Navy Blue) offers a great parts spec at a more affordable price.

  • Frame: ALUXX SL-Grade Aluminum
  • Fork: Suntour AION 35-Boost RC DS 27.5+, 150mm travel, Boost QR15x110mm, tapered steerer
  • Shock: RockShox Deluxe R, trunnion mount
  • Shifters: Shimano Deore, 1x10
  • Crankset: Praxis Cadet, Boost, 30
  • MSRP is $2000

The 29er for technical terrain and beyond.

2019 Giant Trance Advanced Pro 29 0With an all new design for 2019, the Giant Trance 29 series offers 115mm of smooth, active rear travel and with a 130mm suspension fork. The progressive frame geometry is completely redesigned for 2019, with progressive headtube and seattube angles designed around 130mm of front-wheel travel, shorter chainstays and a longer toptube. This bike is great for technical steep climbs, quickness and control on the descents.

If you want the best of the lineup, the 2019 Giant Trance Advanced Pro 29 0 (pictured, upper) is the one to go for. An Advanced-Grade full composite frame combined with DVO custom-tuned suspension and top of the line components including SRAM Eagle X01 drivetrain. Sizes medium and large available NOW in stock.

  • FRAME: Advanced-Grade Composite front and rear triangles
  • DVO custom-tuned Sapphire D1 34 29 fork with 130mm travel
  • DVO custom-tuned Topaz 2 T3 rear shock
  • 2019 Giant Trance 29 2RockShox Reverb seatpost, 30.9mm
  • SRAM X01 Eagle drivetrain
  • SRAM Guide RSC [F] 180mm [R] 180mm, hydraulic disc brakes
  • MSRP is $8715

The 2019 Giant Trance 29 2 (pictured, lower) offers a great parts spec with SRAM drivetrain and Fox suspension. In stock NOW in sizes M, L, and XL.

  • ALUXX SL-grade aluminum frame with 115mm of Maestro suspension
  • Fox 34 Float Rhythm 130mm-travel fork with GRIP Damper, Boost 15x110 QR, tapered steerer
  • Fox Float DPS Performance, trunnion mount rear shock
  • SRAM NX Eagle 1x12-speed drivetrain
  • SRAM Guide hydraulic disc brakes
  • MSRP is $3050

Ever notice the gaping hole on the bottom of your Fork Steerer? Here's how to use that open space efficiently.

Miles Wide Fork CorkIntroducing the Miles Wide Fork Cork! Manufactured and assembled in the USA, this little plug helps to protect dirt from entering your tapered steerer tube and allows you to stash some trail essentials.

Besides keeping the inners of your headset dry, here are some other ideas of what you can stow out of sight:

  • Tracker for bike theft
  • Emergency Space Blanket
  • Multi-Tool
  • Co2 cartridges and Adapter
  • Spare cash
  • Snacks
  • the rest is up to YOU!

MSRP is $29.99

The Path Bike Shop logo 20th anniversary steel tumblerWhile supplies last!

Celebrate The Path Bike Shop 20th Anniversary with this limited edition logo tumbler. Limited run, so once it's gone, it's gone for good!

These 20oz. RTIC Tumblers are stainless steel, double wall vacuum insulated. The air tight seal keeps your drinks cold for up to 60 hours, or hot up to 12 hours. The included all-new shaded Splash Proof lid lets you know exactly how much drink you have. The flip-top closure resists spills and is straw-friendly.

MSRP is $20.

2019 Santa Cruz Bronson AL RThis bike attracts attention wherever it goes...

In stock NOW...the newly redesigned 2019 Santa Cruz Bronson 3 AL 27.5+. A more budget-friendly version here with alloy frame and R build kit, MSRP is $3499. Pictured here is a large.

Give us a call and let us help you pick out the Bronson that's right for YOU!

SANTA CRUZ BRONSON OPTIONS:

 

  • Available in: Aluminum, Carbon C & Carbon CC frames
  • Wheel size: 27.5" or 27.5"+
  • Rear travel: 150mm
  • 14 different frame & build combos to fit every budget

 

Shimano XTR M9100 pedalsNew and improved...the Shimano XTR M9100 component series.

We now have Shimano M9100 and M9120 pedals in stock! New design has improved pedal/shoe interface, wider contact area, and improved axle durability. Everything they've done to the new pedal adds improved performance, control, and feel on the bike. Fine Tuned for ME and AM shoes. MSRP is $179.99 per pair.

 

FEATURES:

PD-M9120

  • Wider and longer contact area provides more solid pedal – shoe interface and transmits power efficiently for better bike control
  • Fine tuned to work efficiently with both ME and AM shoes
  • Integrated cage not only protects the binding from impacts but also makes stepping-in easier working as a guide

PD-M9100

  • Wider edge-to-edge contact area provides solid pedal – shoe interface and transmits power efficiently
  • Cylindrical contact area sheds mud better for consistent stepping-in & out
  • 2 axle length options Crank surface – Pedal center : 52 mm, 55 mm

2019 Kona Process 153 CR 29An all new Kona Process 153 model for 2019.

Welcome the first carbon Process with 29 inch wheels...the 2019 Kona Process 153 CR 29. Kona has taken the amazing ride quality from the Process 29 and stiffened and shaved weight off the bike with a Kona DH carbon frame. Suspension is super smooth thanks to a 160mm RockShox Lyrik fork up front and a RockShox Super Deluxe RCT Debonair shock in the back. With an amazing build kit that includes a SRAM GX Eagle drivetrain, Reverb Dropper post and Guide R brakes.

2019 Kona Process 153 CR 29 Specs:

  • Frame Material: Kona DH Carbon w/ 6061 Aluminum Chainstays
  • Wheels: WTB KOM Trail i29 29” TCS rims
  • Suspension Platform: Beamer
  • Front/Rear Suspension: 160mm/153mm
  • Rear Shock: RockShox Super Deluxe RCT Debonair
  • Fork: RockShox Lyrik RC 160mm
  • Crankset: SRAM NX Eagle DUB
  • Drivetrain: SRAM GX Eagle 12spd
  • Brakes: SRAM Guide R 4-piston brakes with 200mm front / 180mm rear rotor
  • Seat Post: RockShox Reverb w/1x Remote Lever
  • Cockpit: Kona 35mm Bar/Stem with Kona Lock-on Key Grip
  • 2019 Kona Process 153 CR 29 frameFront Tire: Maxxis DHF 2.5” WT TR/3C/EXO tires
  • Rear tire: Maxxis DHF 2.3” TR/3C/EXO tires
  • Saddle: WTB Volt Pro

OR, you can build up your own with a 2019 Kona Process 153 CR 29 frame only option! Give us a call for information on available sizes. MSRP is $3099.

Extend your rides with the latest Giant E-bike contender.

2019 Giant E+ 2 ProThe 2019 Giant E+ 2 Pro (pictured) can help you go further, faster. We have sizes Medium and Large available at the Tustin shop. MSRP is $4600.

FEATURES:

  • Giant SyncDrive Pro motor with 360% tuneable support
  • Giant EnergyPak500 lithium-ion battery
  • 140mm of Maestro rear suspension
  • Fox 36 Rhythm 150mm suspension fork
  • Shimano XT/SLX 11-speed drivetrain
  • Shimano 4-piston hydraulic brakes
  • 27.5 wheels

Santa Cruz's favorite 2019 bike models as frame only, ready for your custom build.

2019 Santa Cruz framesBuild up your dream Santa Cruz mountain bike! We'll help you assemble a great build that suits your riding style and fits your budget.

  • 2019 Santa Cruz Chameleon 7.1 AL 29 - sizes M & L in orange. MSRP is $749
  • 2019 Santa Cruz 5010 3 CC with Fox DPX2 Float  Factoryshock - sizes M & L in Black Carbon. MSRP is $2999
  • 2019 Santa Cruz Hightower 1 CC with Fox Float Factory shock - size L in Black Carbon. MSRP is $2999
  • 2019 Santa Cruz Nomad 4 CC with RockShox Super Deluxe RCT - size M in Orange. MSRP is $3299
  • 2019 Santa Cruz Bronson CC with RockShox RCT Deluxe shock - size S in Grey. MSRP is $3299
  • 2019 Santa Cruz Bronson CC with RockShox DLX RCT shock - sizes S, M, L, XL in Blue. MSRP is $3299

SRAM NX Eagle componentsThe transition to 12-speed just got a whole lot easier.

The new SRAM NX Eagle components are here! This MTB drivetrain does NOT need the XD driver, allowing for a much easier and cheaper conversion to 12-speed.

All prices listed are MSRP:

  • NX Eagle Cassette - $100
  • NX Eagle DUB Cranks $105
  • NX Eagle 12-speed Rear Derailleur - $107
  • NX Eagle Trigger Shifter - $42 each

Shimano Saing MX80 flat pedalsShimano's Saint MX80 Flat Pedals have been revamped with a new extra-wide profile, a stronger axle, and a concave platform for better rider control.

The Shimano Saint MX80 Flat Pedals were developed and dedicated to Downhill racing, aiming to create more stability and better bike control. The overall size of the pedals has been improved from earlier models by increasing the width by 3mm and decreasing the overall thickness by 8.5mm, allowing for more responsive levels of acceleration and deceleration.

FEATURES:

  • Unique shape with concave platform for better control
  • Extra-wide and low profile
  • Longer, replaceable pins, screwed in from the back for easy maintenance
  • Extra strong axle
  • Weight (approx): 500g (Pair)

The lightest full-face helmet in its class.

Troy Lee Designs Stage Race helmetThe all new Troy Lee Designs Stage Race full face helmet combines EPP (for slow speed impacts) and EPS (for high speed impacts) and MIPS (Multi-directional Impact Protection System) protection. And it looks damn good while still offering top-rated protection. This helmet sets a new benchmark for mountain bike enduro helmets.

Available in three sizes, color combos are Silver/Navy or Black/Red. Comes with a 3-year limited warranty. MSRP is $295.

Try before you buy!

PUSH shocks and Quarq TyreWizJust added to our rental components is the PUSH Eleven Six rear shocks, specifically tuned for the following bike models:

  • Santa Cruz Nomad 4
  • Kona Process 153 27.5 and 29 (Generation 2)
  • Santa Cruz Hightower LT
  • Transition Sentinel

We have a variety of springs: 525lb, 550lb and 575lb rental coils to fit different rider weights. Rental cost is $50 per day (includes installation service and rental coil). Call either shop to reserve one today!

The ELEVENSIX is hand assembled from components that are 100% manufactured at the PUSH facility in Colorado. Made in USA!

The Quarq ShockWiz is a suspension tuning system that monitors the behavior of a fork or shock (or both) over the course of a ride, and then offers tuning suggestions on a smartphone app after the data is gathered. The Quarq TyreWiz monitors air pressure in real-time and relays the data to a cycling computer or a smartphone with the app for iOS or Android.

Rental cost for either of the Quarq units is $50 per day. We also have them in stock for sale, call or visit us in person for details on pricing.

2019 Santa Cruz ChameleonIt's a classic Santa Cruz hardtail.

The 2019 Santa Cruz Chameleon is up for any kind of riding - dirt or asphalt, mountain or urban, geared or singlespeed - the choice is yours. Wheels have been upsized to either 29-inch or 27.5+ wheels, the wheel change is accomplished via interchangeable dropouts. Geeared options use 148mm 'Boost' spacing while the single speed options use 142 spacing to accommodate dedicated singlespeed hubs.

Pictured here is the 2018 Santa Cruz Chameleon in two color choices: blue or orange. We have various build kits and sizes in stock NOW. More sizes are trickling in from Santa Cruz, so stop by the shop or give us a call to get more info on the size or build kit you need.

FEATURES:

  • 27.5 Plus-Compatible
  • 29" wheels
  • Aluminum frame
  • Interchangeable dropouts for gears (with 148mm x 12mm axle) or single speed (with 142mm x 12mm axle)
  • Sizes: S, M, L, XL
  • Stealth dropper post routing
  • Threaded Bottom Bracket
  • Two bottle cage mounts

Quarq TyreWizGet a handle on your bike's tire pressure.

TyreWiz monitors air pressure in real-time and relays the data to a cycling computer or a smartphone with the app for iOS or Android. The unit is lightweight, durable, and powered by a long-lasting user-replaceable coin cell battery. Works with both tube and tubeless tires, even tires with anti-flat sealant.

FEATURES:

  • Designed for road, mountain and gravel.
  • Personalized tire pressure recommendations in the smartphone app for iOS and Android.
  • NFC pairing for fast and easy connection by BLE to a phone.
  • Data reported with +/- 2% accuracy at .1 PSI resolution.
  • Broadly compatible with tires that use a removable Presta-style valve core.
  • Inexpensive, user-replaceable CR1632 battery lasts for 300 hours.
  • IPX7 dustproof/waterproof rating.

 

 

The Path Bike Shop logo jerseysRepresent your favorite bike shop with fantastic custom race jerseys and kits from PEARL iZUMi.

Both men and women XC kits and loose fitted short sleeve available in black for both men and women.

SPECIAL EDITION GEAR: For 2018 we have a special edition teal cross country jerseys that match perfectly with the new black bibs! We also have a limited run of vests.

Get these special edition items while they're here, because they may not be around for long.

 

2019 Santa Cruz bike lineupThe 2019 Santa Cruz lineup is here!

We are super stoked about the newly redesigned Santa Cruz Bronson and Santa Cruz 5010! Santa Cruz has lots of great updates to their bike lineup for 2019. We have many of these new bikes in stock at our shop NOW and we have more arriving every day.

Pictured (clockwise, starting from the upper right corner) are the Hightower CC, Bronson with XO1 Eagle build kit and Santa Cruz Reserve carbon wheels (both frame AND wheels have a lifetime warranty), Hightower LT, Juliana Roubion, and 5010. 

These bikes are a must-see in person! Come on down to the Tustin shop and check them out.

 

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