Our sales and service departments are full of avid mountain bikers. We can help you find great trails to ride, and we can help you choose the right bike and other equipment to enjoy those trails. Best of all, our technicians can keep your mountain bike working the way it should. Mountain bike rentals are also available at Montlake Bicycle Shop. Looking for a mountain bike for a child? Check our our Youth bikes.

Michael’s Mountain Bike – The Salsa

“Punch out at 7pm, ride til 10-ish, sleep under the stars along a mountain stream, wake up with the sunrise, brew some coffee, cast the fly-rod, see how high up the ridge that logging road goes…  Getting lost is half the fun!”
– Michael, Montlake Bike Sales & Service Team Member

Our Mountain Stock

(Current inventory may vary)

Giant Talon 27.5
Carve through corners and fly up the climbs with the quick and agile Talon 27.5 The super-responsive ALUXX aluminum frame features classic hardtail design updated with Giant’s innovative new 27.5-inch wheel technology. Designed to make the most of this lightweight yet stable wheel size, and engineered to work with a 100-millimeter suspension fork, it’s the perfect choice for sport and recreational riders that want the perfect blend of quickness, lightweight and control on the trail.
  • SR Suntour XCM w/ hydraulic lockout, 100mm travel.
  • Shimano 3x9-Speed Drivetrain.
  • Tektro Auriga, Hydraulic Disc Brakes.
Giant Trance 27.5
Slippery roots, wheel-eating ruts, big drops. What ever the trail throws your way, you’re ready with the trance 27.5. All new and totally reengineered for the benefits of 27.5-inch wheels, Trance 27.5 is the best of both worlds; light and agile, yet also super stable on the roughest trails. The lightweight, stiff and super-strong ALUXX SL aluminum frame is mated with 140mm of proven Maestro suspension. The frame also features Giant’s OverDrive 2 steerer tube technology for stiff, razor sharp handling in the rough stuff. Climbing or descending, there’s no better way to own the trail.
Liv Lust
Built specifically for women with the fast new 27.5-inch wheel platform, the Lust is the ultimate XC all-rounder. The frame, a lightweight, hydroformed ALUXX SL alloy, features plenty of stand-over height for confidences on technical trails. And it has all the right angles to make the most of its smooth and agile 27.5 wheels. Add 4 inches of smooth Maestro Suspension technology plus a 15mm front thru-axle for front end stiffness and control and it's the perfect choice for XC rides ranging from marathon races to after-work trail rides.
Salsa El Mariachi
The El Mariachi is Salsa's 29er hardtail is perfect for long singletrack sessions and bikepacking expeditions. Alternator dropouts make the El Mariachi an incredibly capable and versatile bike, allowing for customizable geometry, the short chainstays improve singletrack agility while remaining stable and balanced. Set it up with suspension, a rigid steel fork, or a Firestarter Carbon fork to truly customize your ride. You can even put an Alternator Standard Rack and panniers on, and do some off-road touring. The triple triangle steel El Mariachi 29er uses Alternator dropouts for either geared or singlespeed setups. The Alternator’s provide quick and secure wheel adjustment and have proven themselves in the longest, toughest races and rides.