Are 29ers too big?
A 29er is often taller than a comparably sized 26-inch wheel mountain bike and may be too tall for smaller riders. If you are under 5’6” tall, a 26-inch mountain bike is still likely to be a better fit. If you’re 5’6′ or taller, you should be able to find a 29er model to fit you.
Is 30lbs heavy for a mountain bike?
A mountain bike that weights 30lbs is considered to be fairly average. Much as what they are named for, a mountain bike needs to be extremely versatile on the trail, which means it is a full-suspension mountain bike, with the added suspension, you can expect an all mountain bike to be heavier than an average XC bike.
Can you swap 27.5 wheels on a 29er?
The good news is you just need a 27.5+ tire and a wide-ish 27.5 rim. Note the muddy scrape marks on the tire. The great thing about this “conversion” is that you can easily switch back to your 29er wheels whenever you like. Slap on a set of 27.5+ wheels for bikepacking but keep your 29er hoops for racing.
How much does a 29er mountain bike cost?
29ers with their larger 29″ mountain bike wheels deliver big performance benefits. A bigger wheel is a faster wheel. More momentum, more stability, better traction. Not sure? Let’s get you on the right bike. $4,199.99 $1,649.99 NEED HELP CHOOSING?
What kind of suspension does a Trek mountain bike have?
Full suspension mountain bikes keep you in control and comfortable over rugged terrain. Trek’s suspension solutions have been proven and refined over the years. Active Braking Pivot (ABP), Full Floater and Mino Link make Trek full suspension models a class above the competition.
Which is better 29 inch or 29 inch mountain bike wheels?
29ers with their larger 29″ mountain bike wheels deliver big performance benefits. A bigger wheel is a faster wheel. More momentum, more stability, better traction. Not sure?