Gear

Summer 2016 Buyer's Guide

The Best Mountain Bikes of 2016

The Best Mountain Bikes of 2016

These mountain bikes add grip and confidence without the heft of a full fat bike, making them ideal for loose, sandy trails and super ­capable on bigger-hit riding. While the development is still in its infancy, with mountain-bike manufacturers debating rim widths and rubber dimensions, we believe it’s a significant advance for dirt steeds.