Mountain Bike Demo Program

Try Before You Buy!  We've bought a fleet of some of the best mountain bikes available, and set them aside for YOU to ride!  Scroll down to see a partial list of what we've got ready and waiting for you to ride.

For $100, you can take your chosen bike for 24 hours, good for a very full day of riding on the trail of your choice, or check out our suggestions.  Sounds like fun, right?

It gets better.  We'll apply your test ride dollars toward a purchase, and we'll to this for up to three rides.  So if you are pretty confident that you'll be buying, you can do a real comparison where you love to ride, and be sure you're getting the right bike for you.  Within 30 days, you buy a bike from us (ANY bike), we'll credit your $100 per ride toward the purchase, for up to $300 max deducted off the purchase price of your bike.

Some Fine Print

To reserve, call or stop by your closest City Bikes location, and talk to one of our salespeople about what you would like to rider.  On the day of, bring your pedals, a driver's license, and a credit card.  City Bikes will handle basic setup and basic fit on the bike. Helmets WILL BE REQUIRED. Signature on a liability waiver and assumption of responsibility is required

These Mountain Bikes and Others Available to Test Ride!

'08 Specialized Stumpjumper FSR Expert

Specialized's Stumpjumper FSR Expert is ready to flow trails and crush epic rides. Its feathery M5-aluminum frame with 120mm of Specialized's legendary, Brain-controlled FSR suspension bounds up climbs with ruthless efficiency and its 120mm-travel Fox fork delivers downhill precision and control.… [more]

'08 Specialized Women's Safire FSR Expert

Don't try to label the Women's Safire FSR Expert. This legend is ready to rumble no matter where or how you ride. Its feathery women's-specific M5-aluminum frame with 120mm of Specialized's Brain-controlled FSR suspension scales the toughest climbs with ease while the long-travel shocks front and… [more]

'08 Jamis Dakar XCR Pro

Fittingly for a bike called the Pro, the Dakar XCR Pro is a race-ready thoroughbred featuring a light, responsive and quick carbon frame and Jamis' sweet 4-bar-linkage suspension for an efficient, smooth ride. Fox controls the travel with a 32F 100RL up front and a Float RP2 in back. [more]

'08 Jamis Parker III

Shred to the max and push your limits to new levels with Jamis' Parker III. Its light, tough aluminum frame dishes out 100mm of buttery travel with a Fox Float shock and its trail-devouring RockShox' Lyrik fork makes the bumps disappear with 115 to 160mm of adjustable travel. [more]

'08 Specialized Enduro SL Expert

Specialized's Enduro SL Expert is an adrenaline factory. The M5-aluminum frame features Specialized's FSR suspension that loves to surge up climbs at heart-pounding speeds. Its low-center of gravity, combined with a burly 150mm Specialized e150 fork and AFR shock let you charge downhill....  [more]