The 29er for technical terrain and beyond.

2019 Giant Trance 29 2With an all new design for 2019, the 2019 Giant Trance 29 offers 115mm of smooth, active rear travel and with a 130mm suspension fork. The progressive frame geometry is completely redesigned for 2019. This bike is great for technical steep climbs, quickness and control on the descents.

The 2019 Giant Trance 29 2 (pictured) 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


 

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.

 

Alpinestars Pro Drop jersey and shortsNew looks for your next ride.

We've been really impressed by our newest apparel brand, Alpinestars. No wonder so many top riding pros are wearing their gear!

Designed for greater comfort on your rides, the new Drop Pro series has been specifically developed with strategically positioned PU reinforcements to offer great durability and coverage in high abrasion areas. Durable yet lightweight, with smart fabrics and vents to keep you cool.

All prices listed are MSRP.

  • Alpinestars Drop Pro shorts - $129
  • Drop Pro jersey - $69

The Pivot Firebird adds a 29er to its lineup.

2018 Pivot Firebird 29erThe all-new 2018 Pivot Firebird 29 is a real game changer. A long travel 29er with a difference; a geometry that gives a long front-center and short chainstay combination for a nimble, snappy feel.

FEATURES:

  • Ultra light and durable full carbon frame
  • 162mm of dw-link™ suspension
  • 44mm offset 170mm-travel Fox 36 FIT Grip2 Factory and Performance Series forks
  • Adjustable Fox Float X2 (metric) and DPX2 rear shock options
  • Long-and-low geometry for a confident, stable stance
  • Short, 431mm (16.96”) chainstays
  • Adjustable geometry with a flip-chip upper link mount and lower headset cup
  • Compatible with both 29 and 27.5+ wheelsizes without compromise thanks to the adjustable geometry
  • Fits tires up to 29x2.6” or 27.5x2.8” wide
  • 12 x 157mm Super Boost Plus rear spacing
  • Internal cable routing

Sizes and build kits currently available at the Tustin shop location:

  • Firebird 29 X01 in Sandstorm - size XL
  • Firebird 29 XX1 in Sandstorm - size L
  • Firebird 29 GX1 in Sandstorm - size M
  • Firebird 29 X01 in Blue - size L

 

2018 Mondraker Carbon Foxy 29You can try out this hot new release from Mondraker here at The Path Bike Shop first.

The brand new 2018 Mondraker Foxy 29 is Mondraker's new 29er answer to their popular Carbon Foxy enduro/trail model. What's new with this bike? Just imagine a 29er with the same frameset weight as the original 27’5” version, a more refined layout, improved 29” wheel-specific Zero Suspension System kinematics, and optimized Forward Geometry.

See for yourself what all the hype is about...we have this bike available to take out on the trails NOW!

Sizes medium and large in the RR build kit are ready to rent. Give us a call to make a reservation, and check our Demo & Rental Bikes page for daily and weekly rental rates.

 

Goodyear Escape Ultimate MTB tiresYou've probably heard of the Goodyear name for car tires...but what about tires for mountain bikes?

Goodyear offers four tires in their new MTB tire lineup: the Peak, Escape, Newton, and Newton ST. The Peak and the Escape are designed for XC and trail bikes, the Newton and Newton ST are intended for more aggressive riding.

  • Peak 29x2.25 - $70
  • Escape 27.5x2.35 - $75
  • Escape 29x2.35 - $75
  • Escape 29x2.6 - $80
  • Newton ST 27.5x2.4 - $80
     

TASCO MTB double digits gloves and socksBrand new to The Path Bike Shop, check out Tasco MTB.

TASCO MTB is a local company here in Southern California, and we're psyched to have some of their fun MTB gear here at the shop! Their style brings together the mindset of the surf scene with the culture of mountain biking, camping, and being in the outdoors.

Match your gloves with your socks! TASCO has created the new Double Digit Collection, a unique match up of gloves and socks that look good, feel good, and will ensure you enjoy every ride. 

  • Double Digits Gloves are the perfect balance of fit, breathability, and style with no compromise on comfort or durability. In sizes XS-XXL, MSRP is $29.98.
  • Double Digits Socks are made of a blend of COOLMAX®, nylon, and LYCRA® to keep your feet dry, comfortable, and cool. Sizing runs S/M and L/XL. MSRP is $14.98.

 

Kona Wah Wah II flat pedalsThe classic Kona Wah Wah flat pedals get a major upgrade.

The all new Kona Wah Wah II platform pedals in aluminum are here! Made from forged CNC alloy and feature sealed bearings and DU bushings. Lots of platform real estate while keeping a slim profile. With 16 replaceable pins, your feet will stay planted and secure. 100% serviceable bearings mean these durable, lightweight pedals will endure miles of abuse. They come in five colors: black, blue, red, orange and dark green. 

Platform Measurements: 120mm long x 118mm wide x 13mm thick.

Plastic Wah Wah pedals - MSRP is $59.99

Alloy Wah Wah pedals - MSRP is $120

Another new brand for us...OneUp Components.

OneUp dropper postThe new OneUp dropper post offers the shortest stack height of any dropper post on the market, so you can get your saddle even lower. And with the shortest effective length of any equivalent travel post out there, most riders can now upgrade their 125mm or 150mm post to a 170mm OneUp dropper.

The unique OneUp travel adjust shims allow you to custom tune your post by lowering the travel and extended length of your post by as much as 50mm in any increment you like. And there's no bleeding necessary...a simple cable actuated remote means you never have to bleed your dropper remote again.

  • Drop - 150mm or 170mm infinitely adjustable.
  • Diameter - 30.9 or 31.6
  • Routing - Internal only
  • Remote Compatibility - Cable clamping remote only (post requires cable stop to be assembled at base of post) 
  • Travel Reducing Shim - Reduces travel by up to 50mm - available separately

OneUp is out of stock on their website, but we still have these dropper posts in stock here!

  • 150mm or 170mm - MSRP is $199
  • Lever kit - MSRP is $49
  • Shim - MSRP is $10

2018 Orbea RallonOrbea Bicycles are now at The Path Bike Shop!

It's a new brand for us, and we are really excited to offer Orbea's impressive lineup of bikes to our shop.

The 2018 Orbea Rallon is Orbea's 29er all-mountain enduro with 150mm of travel in the rear and 160mm in front. The all-new frame has a one-piece carbon front triangle and the shock is offset to allow for access to the controls and settings.

We have this bike available to rent in sizes Sm/Med and in size Large. Check out all of our demo bikes and pricing for rentals on our Demo & Rental Bikes page.

The 2019 Pivot models have started to arrive!

2019 Pivot Trail 429The new 2019 Pivot Trail 429 features a full carbon frame, and is equipped with 120mm of rear DW-link suspension. This frame is ultra versatile with many customization possibilities; it's compatible with both 130-140mm front suspension forks, plus both 29 and 27.5+ wheel sizes. Make it your own!

Shop owner Tani calls this bike a "trail-shredding machine" that would be great for a variety of our local trails here in SoCal. We currently have sizes Medium and Large with X01 build at the Tustin shop.

Trail 429 Features

  • Full carbon frame featuring leading-edge materials and Pivot’s proprietary, hollow core, internal molding technology
  • 120mm of smooth-yet-efficient dw-link® suspension, tuned for trail handling
  • Compatible with both 29 and 27.5+ wheel sizes
  • Class-leading mud and tire clearance
  • Ultra-short, 430mm (16.9”) chainstays make easy work of the tightest trails
  • Long-and-low geometry for a confident, stable stance
  • Metric-sized Fox Float DPS and DPx2 shock options
  • Designed to work with 130 to 140mm-travel forks
  • Fits riders between 4'11" and 6'7"
  • 10-year frame warranty
  • MSRP is $6799

2019 Fox 36 suspension forks and staff at The Path Bike ShopThe latest and greatest Fox Suspension is already IN for 2019!

Check out the newest lineup of 2019 Fox 36 forks, in stock at our Tustin shop.

For 27.5" wheel size, we have 170mm and 180mm. For 29" wheel size, we have 160mm and 170mm.

MSRP is $1065.

Santa Cruz MTB wheel rimsSanta Cruz carbon rims, ready for your next custom wheel build.

We now have Santa Cruz Aftermarket Reserve carbon rims in stock! Build up your own custom wheelset with your choice of hubs, spokes, and nipples. Contact us for a custom wheel build quote!

We have both 25mm and 27mm diameter 29er rims at the Tustin shop, price for each rim is $599.

 

 

Troy Lee Designs D3 Fiberlite full face MTB helmetMore new greatness from Troy Lee Designs, in a more budget-friendly package.

TLD has raised the bar yet again with the all new D3 Fiberlite for 2018. This helmet keeps to a lower pricepoint, yet still incorporates many of the racing-derived features found on their top-of-the-line D3 Carbon/Composite helmet models.

D3 Fiberlite Features:

  • Entry-level D3 model retains premium features at low price point
  • Lightweight fiberglass shell construction for overall helmet weight of 1225 grams
  • Efficient aerodynamics developed from wind-tunnel tests
  • Cooling ventilation system from 20 high-flow intake ports and 6 exhaust vents
  • Exquisite fit from specially-sized contoured 3D cheekpads
  • Padded interior liner is removable and washable
  • Includes TLD drawstring helmet sock
  • MSRP is $239

Salsa bridges the gaps once again

Salsa Woodsmoke and Pony Rustler bikesThe Salsa Woodsmoke was created with versatility in mind. It is made with a full carbon frame that can be adapted for multiple wheel and tire sizes — it was designed to fit both 29+ or standard 29er tires with a 120mm fork, or the 27.5+ wheel/tire combination with a 130mm fork. This full carbon frame comes with internal cable routing, Boost 148 rear with Alternator 2 dropouts, long top-tube, a slack front-end, mounts for three water bottles, and plenty of frame space for packs & gear. Be ready for long days in the saddle...bikepacking, trail exploration...wherever you want to take your ride.

Pictured is the Salsa Woodsmoke complete bike (pictured top left, contact the shop for build kit & prices) and the Salsa Woodsmoke frame (pictured far right, size XL at the Tustin shop, MSRP is $1499).

 

The Salsa Pony Rustler is Salsa's 27.5+ full suspension bike. 130mm front and 120mm rear wheel travel via Dave Weagle's incredible Split Pivot rear suspension design. Built to ride aggressive terrain with stable 27.5 x 3.0″ tires so that you can tackle "any singletrack in the world."

Currently in stock at the Tustin shop is the 2018 Salsa Pony Rustler with NX1 build kit (pictured, lower left), size medium. MSRP is $2799.

 

PUSH Industries ACS3 Coil conversion kit and ELEVENSIX coil shockTwo new suspension components from PUSH Industries

The PUSH ACS3 Coil Conversion kits give you all the benefits of both the coil and air spring systems in one package. These ultra-strong coil springs provide the ultimate in initial bump sensitivity and traction for control through the top and mid stroke of fork travel. Available in 5lb per inch increments to ensure you never have that “in-between” rate dilemma.

Get the best of both worlds, and enjoy the small bump sensitivity, traction, mid stroke performance and easy maintenance that a coil fork can offer.

We have these in stock for numerous forks, including RockShox Pike, Lyrik, and Fox 36 models. MSRP is $389.

 

 

We now have a PUSH Industries ELEVENSIX Coil rear shock available for rent!

This one is tuned specifically for Santa Cruz Hightower LT model bikes. Rental cost is $50 per day (includes installation service and rental coil). We have 525lb, 550lb and 575lb rental coils.

Also good to know, both the ACS3 and ELEVENSIX are hand assembled from components that are 100% manufactured at the PUSH facility in Colorado. Made in USA!

A cross-country race bike that's made to go the distance.

2018 Santa Cruz Blur 29The 2018 Santa Cruz Blur 29 is Santa Cruz's lightest 100mm VPP® suspension bike to date. The frame is made up of a one-piece carbon VPP® rear triangle, paired with a one-piece carbon front end. The result is a lateral stiffness and tracking ability you just don’t see on featherweight bikes of this genre. Plus, the Blur carries the same lifetime frame and pivot bearing warranty as all other Santa Cruz Bicycles. Score!

  • Available in: Carbon C & Carbon CC
  • Wheel size: 29"
  • Front travel: 100mm
  • Rear travel: 100mm
  • Designed for: Endurance & XC

Pictured here is the Santa Cruz Blur 29 CC with X01 build kit, we have sizes medium and large in stock. MSRP for the X01 build kit is $6399.

Industry Nine Torch tubeless valve stemsAdd some color to your bike.

35mm anodized tubeless valve stems to match your Industry Nine hubs! MSRP is $22.

  • Tubeless Presta valve stems
  • Removable valve cores
  • Material: Aluminum
  • Length: 39mm
  • Sold in Pairs

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