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Compare Best Mountain Bikes Under $2,500s

Top 8 Product Ratings

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Score Product Price Our Take
93
$2,299
Editors' Choice Award
The 2020 Jeffsy Base easily takes our Editor's Choice Award for its awesome all-around performance.
87
$2,100
Top Pick Award
Capable, versatile, lively, the Trance 29 3 is our Top Pick Short Travel bike under $2500.
87
$2,199
Best Buy Award
The Siskiu T8 is a budget-friendly trail bike with a well rounded performance from the lesser known brand, Polygon.
83
$2,399
Top Pick Award
Hard charging riders will love the Kona Process 134 29, this bike rips.
77
$2,000
The Giant Trance 3 is a capable trail bike with a preference for the descents.
77
$2,399
The Salsa Horsethief Deore has a solid all around performance best suited to less aggressive riders and terrain.
77
$2,100
The Fuel EX 5 is a killer entry level mid-travel trail bike at a reasonable price.
73
$2,100
A modern long and slack geometry make the Cannondale Habit 6 a blast to ride on fast and flowy descents.