When starting out with mountain biking its important you have a bike that is suitable and suits you personally. The 4 bikes on this list would all make great starter bike, so take a look below to find the one that’s right for you.
This product was recommended by Alex Bristol from Pedallers
Diamondback Bicycles Atroz Full Suspension Mountain Bike comes in as a superior bike for all terrains with its premium, unrivalled build quality. The team at Diamondback have not held back in the performance department as this full suspension mountain bike not only looks the part, but it is budget friendly for beginners looking for bike angled at performance. With its Shimano front and rear disc brakes, sealed cartridge bearings and 27.5 wheels, the Atroz is a strong competitor for beginners searching for the best Mountain Bike in 2020. The winning asset that this bike offers is also down to the Acera m3000 9speed drive chain offered as standard, which makes changing gear silky smooth allowing for an increase in acceleration when riders need it most.
This product was recommended by Tim Bigknee from SightsAndInsights
The diamondback overdrive is a fantastic new starter bike for someone who is interested in getting into mountain biking. It has everything that someone wants in a bike, and for a beginner, doesn’t know they need yet. Anyone who has experienced mountain biking will tell you that you are going to crash and your bike will get damaged. A bike with a derailleur hanger is essential for beginners. This will reduce the likelihood of frame damage to your bike if and when you fall. During a crash, the hanger is meant to break away and save the frame of the bike from being damaged. This bike was meant to be taken on a trail. It’s built to make it easy to replace damaged parts and is the cheapest you’d want to go when buying a new mountain bike.
This product was recommended by Melanie Musson from 4AutoInsuranceQuote
This bike has all the components you need in a mountain bike. It has beefy tires, shocks, and 21 speeds. It’s perfect for beginners because it’s not very expensive. Once you log several rocky rides, you’ll start to get a feel for what you like and what you don’t like and that will help you when deciding what kind of bike you would like to upgrade to.
This product was recommended by Todd Bishop from Yellowball
It’s an excellent electric Mountain Bike. Being electric, it’s perfect for beginners as it provides them with the boost (and confidence) they need while they develop their skills.