Marin Bear Valley Women's Bike - 2013 - $459.83

With a women-specific fit and trail-ready performance, the Marin Bear Valley women's hardtail mountain bike offers a comfortable, easy-handling platform for singletrack forays. Enjoy a ride dialed to your measurements; Marin Bear Valley frame sizes and geometry accommodate a woman's inseam and torso lengths. 6061 aluminum frame delivers a stiff, responsive ride; hydroformed, double-butted top and down tubes maintain strength and reduce overall weight. SR Suntour XCM-HLO suspension fork provides 100mm of travel to smooth out rough trails; preload adjustment and lockout let you customize the ride. Truvativ E400 3.0 triple crankset and Shimano 9-speed 11-34 cassette provide 27 gear combinations to handle hilly terrain and fast descents. Shimano Acera trigger shifters and Deore rear derailleur provide intuitive, responsive shifting. Tektro Draco hydraulic disc brakes supply powerful, controlled deceleration in mixed conditions. Stout double-walled Alex rims stand up to trail abuse; Continental X-King tires provide traction. Handlebar is double-butted for strength and tapered to fit a woman's reach; shims facilitate easy adjustment of both shift and brake levers for a tailored cockpit. Specs on the Marin Bear Valley women's hardtail mountain bike are subject to change. - $459.83