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

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.

 

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.

 

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

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.

 

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.

Now available in the USA, it's a whole new breed of electric bike.

2018 Pivot Shuttle eMTBThe 2018 Pivot Shuttle eMTB has a chassis that rides just like Pivot's lineup of enduro mountain bikes, while creating a brand new standard of lightweight in the eMTB world. Carve tight corners, shred technical descents, pedal through climbs...and now you can do it all for much longer distances.

  • The world’s lightest, Class 1 e-MTB in the category
  • Strong yet lightweight, thanks to a full carbon frame and uniquely integrated battery
  • Lightest, most powerful and longest-lasting eMTB battery (Shimano STEPS E8000)
  • Confidence-inspiring geometry for fast, technical riding
  • 140mm of acclaimed dw‐link® rear suspension
  • Fox 36 fork and custom-valved DPX 2 shock, tuned for the demands of an e-MTB
  • Plays nice with both 27.5+ and 29-inch wheels (27.5+ come stock)
  • Fits more riders than any other eMTB. Sizing accommodates riders between 5'4" and 6'7"
  • 10-year frame warranty

Sizes medium and large available at the Tustin shop, MSRP is $9,999.00.

For active kids who need their trail time just like the adults!

2018 Mondraker Factor 24Here are a couple of great bike options for kids who like to shred trails on full-suspension rigs.

The 2018 Mondraker Factor 24 is a 90mm rear/80mm front travel full-suspension trail bike. Geometry is sized just right for smaller riders, and the suspension is also designed for the lower weight of children. Great build specs includes RockShox Monarch R shock, RockShox 30Gold TK Solo Air 80mm fork, hydraulic Shimano disc brakes with 160-millimeter rotors, and a SRAM-GX drivetrain in a 1x10-speed configuration.

Want size upgrades for the future as your child grows? This bike is 26" wheelset compatible and the fork is extendible from 80mm-100mm, for easy changes down the road. MSRP is $2400, in stock at the Tustin shop location.

2018 Giant Trance jr and Troy Lee Designs youth A1 helmetsThe 2018 Giant Trance Jr is a 26-inch wheel dual suspension trail bike that's sized specifically for young riders between 145 and 165cm tall. Great for the kid that has outgrown 24 inch wheels, but is not ready for a full adult size bike. 120mm of rear suspension, a 120mm suspension fork, clearance for wheel diameters up to 2.8-inches, and performance-level components. This bike has great standover clearance as well, perfect for confidence building and some room to grow.

  • RockShox Recon RL SOLO Air 120mm travel fork with Boost thru-axle
  • RockShox Deluxe RT rear shock with Trunnion mount
  • Quality 26” double-wall Giant rims with Boost hubs and Maxxis tires
  • MSRP is $1890

 

The Troy Lee Designs youth A1 includes all the great features, all-mountain performance and safety of the adult A1 and put it in a kid-size helmet. MIPS protection and 16 large air vents for comfort.

MSRP is $109, we have a variety of colors available at both of The Path Bike Shop locations.

 

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