Best Brands of Mountain Bikes

Remember when you were a kid jumping off curbs and plowing through puddles on your bike? How sweet was that And now things are even better. You can really get dirty, hit some serious jumps, and bomb down hills your mom never would have let you attempt back then.

Of course all that modern requires that you have a ride that is up to the challenge. Mountain bikes today are amazingly well engineered. They are so much lighter, stronger, and smoother than ever before so when you get a good mountain bike, your ride works for you instead of against you.

Deciding which bike to get isn't necessarily an easy decision. There are a lot of quality brands out there and you'll need to find something that fits your budget. Ultimately, the best thing you can do is get out and test drive a variety of models so I can't recommend that you use this list of best mountain bike brands as the ultimate authority on what to buy. Instead, use it as a good starting point that will end with you having great toy you can use to tear up the trails.

Don't agree with the list? Vote for an existing item you think should be ranked higher or if you are a logged in, add a new item for others to vote on or create your own version of this list.

The Top Ten

1
Giant
Excellent, but very expensive once I grow up I'll get Glory DH, I swear!
I have a Giant Yukon, very comfortable to ride and maintenance free.
I'm sixty five years old but still enjoyed riding my Giant mtb, its very sturdy thanks to the asean craftmen who build it.
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2Trek
I'm 6'5" and 310 lbs. After snapping the frame of a Cannondale then ruining the fork suspension on a Giant, I took the advice of my buddy at Bicycles Unlimited and gave Trek a try - that was seven years ago and it's still going strong, having only replaced the tires, brake pads, and a brake cable. With no disrespect to any other brands, Trek is the best brand to me.
I'm from philippines, I have a great experience with this two brands the specialized and trek, both hardtail. First, I own specialized which gives me a smooth ride. But, after using for 1yr 4mos and 8days, I notice that the base part of my specialized body has a small crack, which is not good for me. Then I planned to buy a new one to replace my specialized body, I choose two brands trek and bianchi. I ask the owner of the store, which one has a good quality. He said, that both body have good quality in terms of weight. Bianchi, is like your biking in the mud. While trek has a good performance and high quality. No doubt, I choose trek 6500. And I never regret choosing my trek, now I'm using it for 2yrs and 22days.

Thank you trek bicycle company, you are the most reputable company in the whole worldwide... Keep up the good work guys...

By the way, I'm 5'8", 23y. O and male...
I have had four Treks so far, and all my family members also got Treks, and got some friends into Trek. Beaten, roughed up, they just take everything and still roll true. Also have a Marine Nail Trail 29er, a good one, but far from Trek.
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3Specialized
Best bikes on the planet, hands down. There's a reason there were 5 at the olympics more than any other brand!
I have a Demo 8 II and simply there is nothing - for xtreme mtb - to compare in the market. If you are just a casual/recreational biker you cannot understand the real potential of this brand. Thank you, Specialized!
Invested in a StumpJumper 13 years ago, put billions of miles on it, and it still feels like new every time I ride it. Thanks to Specialized for making such a killer bike.

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4Cannondale
I have cannondale SL3.

I just love my bike, gear shifting is effortless. The best part is that you get both derailers of Sram X5 at such low cost.
Trigger-1 (29r). Efficient climber and smooth DH rider; all with a flip of a switch on the handle bars and push of a button on top of the Lefty. In addition, can change seat position from full extension on a climb to 'down in between the front and rear wheel' with a push of a button; sense of lower center of gravity.
Started with a Cannondale Super-V Full Suspension for 'donkey's years'. All aluminum and great bike for it's time; AKA - Old Faithful.
I love my lefty! Smooth ride, easy downhill, quick change with front shocks.
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5Santa Cruz
This list sucks, Huffy, K2, Dunlop, Mongoose, and Magna all suck. And by the way speaking of Huffy's, it is a well known fact that the 2 worst kind of bikes you can get are Huffy's and Murray's. Schwinn sold out in the mid 1990's, and KHS is a sub brand of Diamondback another brand that sold out. Plus Gary Fisher is a sub brand of Trek. Sub brand meaning it's the exact same brand of bike with a different name on it. Plus Haro's and GT's may make decent beginner mountain bikes, but their both still brands of bike more known and better suited for being an aggressive trick/skate park & MBX style of bike. But just for the record, Santa Cruz bikes are the best for mountain they are one of very few bike companies that only make mountain bikes and have their bikes manufactured in the US.
Got my aluminum nomad and it is perfect for me up and down hill ride. It's geometry gives me ease pedaling either way. Arnimator
I have SC superlight 2012, eventhough still use single pivot but it is very good climber. Light frame and valuable price. I also had chameleon, and I'm satisfied with the performance.
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6Merida
VERY GOOD, GREAT QUALITY, SIMPLY ONE OF THE BEST BICYCLES I HAVE EVER DRIVEN. I OWN ONE SINCE 2009. MERIDA MATTS 40D
I have bought 3 merida bicycles till now and I only have to say that this brand is awesome... You pay the money but you get the quality and equipment, not the name... For example if you choose between the best 2-3 brands and merida, for same price bicycle,... With merida you will get better equipment for sure
Previously I was a big bike rider(bikers)... Sportbike & easy rider.. One of my buddy introduce me to the cycling arena.. I start jump out when my 1st bike MERIDA MATT 40 finally climbing up from Simpang Pulai to Tanah Rata Uphill Cameron highland (Malaysia).. Tremendously without hesitation 90km uphill seems very smooth with my merida... Thanks for the design.. If any info sharing please mail me at muhamadhelmy80@hotmail.com
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7Scott
What to say about the company that makes 899 grams frame?
Great bikes, reliable, well done and detailed at its finest.
Huge range to choose from road, to kids, womens, dh, all mountain, trail, xc and a few more varieties to choose from.

Fully recomended and exclusive
Completely beautiful, gorgeous bikes, completely addictive to ride. I have both a road, Cyclocross and a Hard tail Race bike, and each serve me very well!
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8GT
I have a 12 year old GT Aggressor and I batter it week in week out. It just doesn't break I am replacing soon with a GT 29er fantastic brand and heritage
I love my GT Fury Carbon. When I use it, it makes m feel like I'm flying because of the suspensions in the back and in the front. It's a 10-speed type of mountain bike.
I've got a gt legacy hybrid bike I ride 20 miles every day and have only changed the brake blocks I really think gt are great I've had it 5 years oh yeh and had to change the tyres a few times
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9Kona
This is the best brand. I'm from Mexico and it's complicated to get a Kona, but once you have get it you're gonna love it. This brand offers the best relation price - quality product, you should check what offers Kona in the same range of price before buying another bike, because you always gonna find a better bike por the same price. Also Kona always is innovating, and other brands only copy the designs that Kona and others are doing. Oh and don't forget the Africa programs that Kona is making. Sorry about my english writing. I hope it works for new cyclist.
Amazing Mountain Bikes situated in Washington and British Columbia. Their bikes very in all features and are considered on of the best.
I have had the privilege of riding top brands like Specialized, Trek, GT, etc and once I bought a Kona, I have never turned back. In fact, I have bought 3 since then. Great bikes! I do my homework before I buy anything and if you're the same, do yourself a favor and shop a comparable Kona to the style of bike you're looking for in other brands. You'll see that quality, fitment options, price, mean a lot to this company.
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10Marin
Marin will always be in my heart! Its what got me into bikes 94 bobcat trail it was so nice I kept it for 7yrs until it got stolen, they broke my heart. Marin were and still are the best and best of all you can't nip to tesco or halfords to buy 1.
It's perfect bikes for beginner until expert.
I bought the CXR team 29er, and I love it! It rides very well, the float 29 front fork is incredible and makes the ride so much easier. It climbs no problem then descends very quickly. It has given me the confidence that I have never had with any other bike. Marin, you guys aced it with my bike! Hopefully it lasts me ten years!
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The Contenders

11Yeti
I ride professionally and yeti is definitely my favourite brand of bike. All of there bikes are amazing.
Probably too expensive and niche for people to know about, but these bikes should be WAAYY higher on the list, especially past Cannondale (mediocre/REI brand) and Marin (forgettable/boring).
I ride a ARC frame since 2009. The bike is extremly fast and solid.
This frame is maby the lighter alouminium hardtail frame had ever built.
I am totaly happy with these guys in Yeti.
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12Cube
Great bikes, reasonably priced, cool colors, and they look amazing, have good quality parts, you get the most for your money.
I have a Cube AMS 130 SL (2013) and it is without doubt the best all mountain bikes I have ever ridden. Although not cheap, it's frame and rear linkage is beautifully made and creates a responsive ride that absorbs small and big hits with ease giving you the confidence to go faster than you would think possible! Awesome components for the money, seriously lightweight and looks amazing! Highly recommend Cube and their German engineering and manufacturing.
Great bikes, value for money also the bikes are fitted with excellent parts.
Very reliable ride.
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13Gary Fisher
Best is different for everyone but just so everyone's aware- Gary Fisher is Treks "High End Line"- similar to Audi Vs Volkswagen.

Regardless, it took me years to realize how great Gary Fishers geometry is, and Gary Fisher himself was the father of the 29er- don't buy these bikes for specs- buy these bikes cause the company actually knows what its doing and delivers bikes ahead of their time.
Great bikes at great prices. I ride specialized and cannondale also and like my Fishers the best
My girlfriend big sur has fallen down more mountain and cliffs than I can count. But when it ripped itself off my bike rack at 60 mph on the freeway and suffered only a couple scratches - then I knew it was immortal.
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14Fuji
Best bike. Outland cross country full suspension one of the top contender in quality
Best bike ever. I have the Nevada 2.0 2011 and its hardcore and it has a really good price. I recommend it 100 %! Lifetime warranty.
I have the FUJI Tahoe LE, and the bike is prefect... That is all I need to say!
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15Rocky Mountain Bicycles
My '99 Blizzard has been through at least 3 drivetrains and wheelsets. I still haven't found anything better.
Designed and tested on the technical trails of Vancouver's North Shore and Whistler, Rocky Mountain Bikes always impress. I'm currently running a Flatline Pro and absolutely love it.
I had an 02 instinct that I rode for 12 years before it was stolen and just recently purchased a '12 altitude which is the funnest piece of biking machinery I've ever ridden.
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16KHS
This list does not suck! Readers must understand that this list is based on votes. So vote. KHS build their own bikes after buying design rights they consider to be top of their game. They then construct it with their own expertise! Buy one and it will shut you up! Good budget bike is a bad description! My frame cost £500 15 years ago and Advertising is a good way to sell crap. If you like KHS then you are smart and know your Quality
The best for the money!
I have a really customized XCT 555 and this thing rips! I absolutely love how I can ride all day on the trails and It just never gives me any hassles. I can also press it into a downhill bike in a pinch and it will hold its own against larger 8 inch travel machines! My husband now wants one instead of his GT. Having had Trek, Specialized and Giant bike I am a hardcore KHS fan now
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17SGM
SGM is nice specially when you upgrade it with high-end components. It't the best when you want a ride and have low budget. It comes with ordinary parts. I just voted this to support SGM but still the best for me is GIANT. Because its balance with durability performance and lightness is the best. They have the best tech. Only the price is not the best... Happy riding!
SGM bikes is a cool bike compare to other well known brand which have the same parts and componet SGM bikes are affordable, cheap and a head turning design that is why SGM bikes is my number 1 choice because they prove to me that quality bikes need not be expensive. Thank you SGM may your tribe increase.
This is really good. I have 2013SGM Intensity Light Alloy. It's just simple but really good
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18Pivot
Pivot has a nice bike
I have a 2013 Mach 5.7 Carbon - its sweet! Super light, super stiff, great geometry, great components = top notch all mountain bike!
Great frames. Very rigid. Top quality.
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19Shimano
Shimano components almost present on every bike. Its either sram or shimano here in RP. Doere group set is the best
Shimano is the best bike... Every bike makers use Shimano parts... Like Disk breaks, HUBS, WHEELS, and Cranks, Chains,

I recommend Shimano for every person who looking for best quality brand super faster machine... (y)
The most reliable bike ever..
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20Diamondback
I have had three over the years and I have never regretted it. My latest is the Response. Adjustable forks, beefy tires, and bulletproof frame. Some say that the derailers and cassette is lacking, but put the rapid fire triggers and a proper adjustment and go pound the dirt.
I have a Diamondback Overdrive Comp and is by far the best bike I have ever ridden. I have ridden the Trek, Giant, and GT hard tail bikes that supposedly compete with the DB Overdrive, but in my opinion, they aren't as good as the Overdrive.
Diamondback with higher level SRAM components... Tough relatively light and smooth. Looks good and performs with Rock Shox mid end fork with lockout and fully adjustable rebound. You can spend thousands more but if your not a pro this set up is incredibly bullet proof and affordable!
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21Raleigh
Raleigh's are on the comeback. They slipped a little in the past but the bikes are top notch now and still priced well. The Euro pro team is going to help with the dated perception some people may still be hanging onto.
This is the first 'branded' bike I own, (I would not consider Wal-mart bikes as 'branded'... More sort of generic) and I have had very good rides on it, both in paved and dirt roads, being the longest a 50 mile ride along the baja coast, it performed excellent going up hill, very light, and on the way down it it zoomed up to 45MPH very smoothly, no vibration, no shakes... Very pleased with mi bike, wonder why it's so up in the rankings...
Their bikes are very long lasting, I had a Mountain Bike from Raleigh brought in 1990, and till today, it's still running well with its upgraded components!
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22Jamis
Jamis is thus far a good brand for a mountain bike. I was given the TRAIL X3 (2011) model and once I've began to use it on a recreational purpose, I saw how light it was, though was a bit apprehensive on the way it drags---turns out the tires are mostly for off-road terrains. However, once I got the hang of biking, we (along with my biker friends who are avid fans of the Giant, Cervelo, and other popular brand) decided to go on a hardcore biking, from mile-long uphills, which, owing to the thick threads of the tyres, was pretty challenging. However, come downhill, the geometry of the Jamis Trail X3 proved that it was designed to have a great gravity-geometry-aero-dynamics ratio. Was hardly pedaling but I kinda left most of my peers downhill. But that's not all, once put to the OFF-ROAD TEST, man, the combination of the specs and the design proved that it the Jamis Trail X3 will give out a powerful off-road performance. Am so satisfied with the Victory Red color given to me that I decided to give it to my nephew so he could donate his generic bike and bike with me. Oh, and I bought the "dirt" colored for myself. Yep, I so recommend this that I bought a second of the same model (though I got the 'dirt' color).
By the way, I'm from the Philippines, and a practicing lawyer/musician who just loves adventure so much that while very much eccentric with my ways, am veery meticulous when it comes to my equipment, expensive or otherwise. The Jamis Trail X3 is definitely worth every money you pay for it.
Just got one at the start of summer and I can't love my new bike any more than I already do... This is a great bike for off road and on road biking. I find that it is quite comfortable, very light and seriously awesome in almost every way. Only thing is that when you first get it you want to replace the tire with nice thorn resistance ones... My tires popped the first day I took it out before I replaced the tubes inside them.
12 months ago I purchased the Dragon 29 sport. Outstanding bike to ride and great value for money. I have done over three thousand bush kilometers on it and it has not failed me yet!
I liked it so much I purchased a Durango sport and a durango comp for each of my boys and they are now trying to wear theirs out on the same bush tracks.
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23Bianchi
It's frame is as sturdy as you could think of. The design has been superb.
It has a solid frame you can imagine. Just purchase the frame standalone and then equip with the best components out there in the market. Those who are looking for clone bikes can consider...
I have a bianchi frame and its the best frame I've used among others with highest price, the design is different from any others,
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24Norco
Love my team 9.2 so light but solid as rock..
How is this not on here already?
I have had a kona bike snapped the frame after about 2 weeks. I'm only 90 pounds! My norco still hold up after years after years of use
I have a norco bike
it good for trails and roads
they are amazing
get one
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25Orbea
Got it 2 years ago to get fit. Ended up as my daily transport, 3 downhill events, various enduro events... No problem with it so far. Well happy with it, and I m sure my next one will be an Orbea
Great bike with good choice components
Got an Orbea few months ago so far so good downhill uphill no issues finely made... Great bike!
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26Felt
Best bike selection at great prices. I love Felt I got mine at live4bikes.com live 4 bikes in bellflower I love it. Best bike I have ever had. Its Edit pro full carbon, full suspension full Awesome!
Nothing short of awesome.
I'm 12 years old and I have felt nine trail and it is so cool
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27Canyon
Best STW-ratio of any frame (including Trek, Specialized and Cannondale), excellent value, consistent quality components throughout, anodized frames, great geometry. To sum up, the best bikes in class.
These brand give you TOP equipment and frames for a beautiful price. I have a Canyon AL 6.0 with 3 years of punishment and works perfect. I love it.
I have had a canyon al+ 6.0 for 1 month, very good bike very good value for money, mountain biker malvern
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28Haro
If you can find one buy it! Best mountain bike of all time! Bang for the buck, one of the best frames out there, high end parts, unbreakable!
I bought Haro 'cause of the price. Went for Flightline 2010 model, limited Croatia edition. Invested and received is more than great. With some modification gear wise it has become a real muscle mountain bike. Been riding it now for a year and can't wait start of the new season.
I bought a flightline trail 26 2013 model and I was amazed by its capability knowing that their company is more known in building BMX bikes the Haro mountain bike that I have right now truly exudes all my expectation, its very light, its easy to manouver, components are up par with the rest of its kind, this one is truly a value for money.
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29Ghost
Ghost make good frames that can survive a massive beating good specs and rides smoothly
Awesome bike, looks great too
After using Trek and Specialized I went for Ghost just to try it. When Ghost bikes first launched in our country I went and got the SE 2000. The bike was really balanced and perfect for commuting. Now I got another Ghost SE 4000 (2014) and it simply beasts all other Brands on this price range. I would highly recommend Ghost other then Trek or specialized.
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30KTM
Own a KTM Ultra Flite. Good and solid frame yet light in weight. For a company that initially started as a Metalworking company, they sure show their expertise in their frames. For those with doubts, try a KTM yourself and you would know what their MTBs are all about. They may be more known for their dirt bikes but its quality and expertise shows across their different business segments.
I owned a KTM Carbon Race. Extreme Light yet solid and very fast, perfect for Mountain ride. The bike is matt black and certainly a head-turner. Thanks to KTM team for making this wonderful bike! And please keep them coming!
Are you serious?! How come this brand isn't on the top of the list?! It is just to AWESOME!
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31Iron Horse
Very beautiful design and color combining, light weight and cheap. Have strong frame structure, can go all type of trail. If you buy this bike and another bike with same price, you will know the iron horse item is super quality. I have seven mtb, one of it is iron horse, another like giant, merida, norco that more expensive than iron horse but from all I choose iron horse because more comfortable, and very straching design. And another reason is, if we talk with our friend or anyone about mtb, we just need say IRON HORSE and your partner will automatically know the aroma of iron horse. Seriously cheap, from another mtb brand.
I own 7 Iron Horse bikes and they are the best bikes I have ever owned! Most of the other bikes on the list above this brand don't actually deserve to be on there. Mongoose is one of the worst brands! If you want a cheap, piece of crap then don't get a Iron Horse. Well constructed and built in the USA!
Really?! This low?! I own a 2006 iron horse yakuza aniline shogun bucho and granted the newest line isn't what it once was it is still better that 50th! I'd expect top 15 I not top 10! Strong sturdy frames, great systems, better than my diamond back! Way to far down the list is all I'm saying!
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32Firefox
Firefox is an ultimate bicycle brand which gives people comfortof money and the cycle too! But I don't know that why the HEll have they put it at 50 position! I want you all to vote! Thanks
The best brand of cycles in its CLass
Affordable price and Good quality!
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33Marzona
Performs just like the top brands yet its cheap
I used this brand for years it gives me comfort to ride, love it
I used my mountain bike more than 6 years,

Its helps me a lot in going in some places.
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34Mosso
I have the Mosso 2620 series. Absolutely feels lighter than other expensive brands. Nice on the climbs, power transfer is well felt thru speed. I recommend this frame for XC riders and recreational riders too.
I am 210 lbs and rode my Mosso every day, trail to highways, about 20 km daily, for one year, no cracks no dents, still in perfect shape, really bang for the buck! I love it
Mosso is the most stylish among the others.
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35Turner

36Redline
Good bike that is comfortable and fast

37K2
I have worked for a number of bike shops and companies, and spend a lot of time riding. That said, I have tried numerous bikes: Raleigh, Kona, Specialized, GT, Haro, etc. And of all of them, K2 is definitely right at the top. Sometimes they get a bit of a bad rap because of some of their economy lines you find at places like Sports Authority and Dicks. Those are ok introductory bikes made specifically for those companies. However, their primary lines that they sale via The Hub, and other K2 shops is definitively a legit bike.
Ya k2 is really good. They make strong durable bikes and have pro detail and you can tell a lot of attention is put in to them, if you don't believe me go buy one for yourself.
These are great bikes, great value, cool frames
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38Orange
Some people that are voting on this for brands like Huffy or Schwinn clearly are not knowledgeable AT ALL. Orange is a legitimate mountain bike company, designed in Australia, manufactured in the UK; strong, reliable and beautiful. This is what defines mountain bikes. Orange should be recognized as a competitor for the big companies; Specialized, Trek, Giant.
Fantastic downhill bikes. Super lightweight, strong, durable. A bit on the pricey side but they are worth the money. The best bike I've had... BY FAR!
Orange five is probably the best mountain bike you will ever buy, it does it all, but if you still want more there is always the Alpine 160, nothing else comes close!
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39Radon
Fantastic bikes. Nicely priced.
Good price, awesome bikes
Great equipment for small prices

40Evil

41Fezzari
Quality bike at a reasonable price! I currently own one and I couldn't be happier with the purchase I made! The service that they provide is second to none! I'm currently looking for a hard tail, I guess I'm heading back to Fezzari!

42Mongoose
I had my mongoose mountain bike for 3months and it drives me crazy. I just love riding it because it is incredibly comfortable to ride any trail you go. It is a lot more affordable. And stylish among any brands
First mountain bike and the only brand of mtb bike I haven't had any problems and I've had many supposely good brand bikes it may be cheaper than any other brands but don't over look it
This my first MTB bike. The reason is the price is lower than others, but the quality is good. It is recommended.
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43Vision
Very nice frames, affordable, good quality, light and best value for entry level... Thanks to my vision 1.5 almost 2 yrs old bike and never let me down...
I had a vision AT-5089 hardtail and is and amazing bike, four years of hard beating over the rocky terrain in my city (monterrey N.L. mexico)and still going uphill and downhill like new if you can reach one get it.
Very nice rims and frames, got an MTB street for me and its awesome
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44Rockrider
Good quality bike & cheap! Go to decathlon and try one of those! You can try it for free inside the shop. What is bad: they have few colors, but maybe thiefs will also not like those colors and will go for another bikes.
Good starter bikes. I've put 4, 500km in the last year. It's hung in there quite well. Not the best but a good place to start.
Average bike, cheap = top choice for beginners, softcore riders. It also has some pro-models (reasonable price)...
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45Nukeproof
My Nukeproof Mega AM Comp is the best bike I have ever owned, literally amazing!
Nukeproof bikes got the best geometry! I own Nukeproof Mega and Nukeproof Scalp! Best bikes I ever used! Hands down!
Mega Pro, great all round bike, I love hitting the trails on it.
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46Ellsworth
I have two Ellsworth bikes, a Moment and an Evolve and I love them. They climb well, the suspension stays active during breaking, and they rock on the down hill sections I ride here in the Rocky Mountains. They are pricey but I plan on riding them for a very long time!
I ride a Moment where I live in Moab, I test rode many different high end bikes on trails like The whole Enchilada, Slickrock, Captain Ahab, and Mag 7, the Ellsworth sold itself.
No lie, my Truth rides like a dream
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47Ibis
Really cool bike the oldest type of ibis is a mojo the mojo is my favorite I incourage you to check it out
Ibis make remarkable mountain bikes, they have won many awards and come top of many comparison reviews in the popular MTB magazines and press. The reason they don't feature highly here is because they are more of a "boutique" brand, and are out of the reach of many riders.
A company by riders, for riders. They have a great soul, and superb customer service.
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48XDS
Most perfect frame ever. Very good handling and cornering. Downhill expert and all the high end parts given
Awesome quality and price is a top winner
Rock solid frame, and very good climber,
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49Kreidler
Roots from most popular German motorcycle manufacturer of 20th century. Very ergonomic modern MTB bikes per reasonable prices.

50BMC
Really surprised that BMC isn't in the top three. They have the best mountain biking team in the world, and they are the best bike component makers in the world. Their bikes are just gorgeous.
Next to Santa Cruz (by a hair) BMC bikes are the best. Their made over seas and they are pretty good bikes. And I'm not talking about cheap Chinese labor overseas either.
Superb mountain bikes. I've had a Sportelite SE01 SLX for over a year now and it has seen plenty of tough action with no problems. Mine is not top of the range either. The paintwork remains new looking and nothing corrodes. Best balanced bike I've ever ridden. 3 year frame warranty also, 5 if registered within 30 days... reassuring.
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51Top Gear
Simple yet sturdy.. What more can you ask for?
Great for trail rides!

52Core
The first Bangladeshi high end brand. Awesome aluminum body
Great frame design & best pricing with better components. :) Like this bike
It's just mountain biking
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53Corratec
Best quality with german spirit of the quality control, in the world there is no one will so concentrate on the quality compare with german..
One off the top bike..
Vote for corratec.. Value for money..
A very good bike but less promotion to make it well known
Best.. Two thumbs up.. Super bow good design, very fancy design... Same goes with x vert range..
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54Mondraker
Great mountain bike, should be much higher
I did¬'t try yet but has amazing design! Damm good@

55Hero
Hero cycles are the best cycles I love hero cycles and I also have a cycle of hero torque drive is the best
Your cycles are always best hero. I Love hero
Hero is the largest cycle manufacturer in the world. Octane recra is the best

56Sintesi
I owned this sintesi hardatil frame as my first mountain bike which was given to me by my brother in law for almost 2 years now. Nice Geometry, very tough frame and it never failed me on the trail. It is a European brand made in Italy. Maybe some experts here try this brand.

57GTS
I have my GTS M7 downhill mtb its little bit heavy compare to my GIANT XTC but nice frame design and good performance...
This is my first bike, I had a GTS bike bought in 2005, been using it in trail competitions and till today, it's still running great and the bike frame is very durable!
I have GTS frame too (gts foi) its weight is just a bike pedal.
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58IDEAL
Very good bikes in low ranga prices. I have a boommax hardtail with alivio set for 12 years now. With very hard ride many km in trail roads and small jumps thw frame is in perfect condition except from the color and the stickers. Also mind that the bike are made in Greece and not in China and in my eyes that's a good thing
Very strong-made bicycles in general, and of course has mountain bikes.
Great bikes Great Price
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59Voodoo
This bike is very uncommon, this is why it ranks so low. If it were more popular, people would come to realise that it is a bike that belongs in the top ten due to its superior quality
Fantastic build quality. Good spec for a very good price. Definitely a great entry level bike for those looking to try out mtb but who don't want to spend thousands.
Great bike, fantastic brakes!
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60Infinity
Nice bike. Bike for strong men
Excellent quality and easy to use even for first timers. Perfect shifting gear. Two thumbs up!
This is my bike! Not just that its because I own one BUT thinking about QUALITY and PRICE. Perfect choice!
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61Nakamura
I have nakamura grade 5.29.I find a great bike. It is very easy and well equipped to her money.
I had a ccm handel bars broke so I got a nakamera monster 4.2 witch is the best bike ever it has cytec shimono and other huge name compny components

62Kross
Very good value for the money.
It iss anice bike na.
Good range, Good quality, and all European bike.

63B Twin
It has very good quality, but it only sell at Decathlon store
Top quality and cheap

64Commencal
Meta 5.5 carbon! Good downhill and on the climb.
Meta - best bike I've ridden. Really good build quality
Meta sx 2012.. The best
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65Laux
I'm from Bangladesh... And owner of a Laux Combat... I think it's a nice bike with a reasonable price...
Great bikes... Especially Zohan
I own a laux combat...good performance with reasonable price

66Wimcycle
Good Price, perfect bike to have. This bike is also tough and strong.
Good Specs and Price, I have Roadtech fot 2 years now, I ride it for road and Cross country (gravel and grass mostly), no complaint, all good, planning to get the AM series now.
I think wimcycle better than polygon because I both of them.
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67CCM
They're, in my opinion, the best bikes out there. I don't know exactly what CCM stands for yet but when I do I'm fairly certain it will compliment the quality of the product. I hope other people feel the same about this amazing product that is CCM.
CCM Bikes are great I have one and besides the low price range it can work amazing with a very light frame, very durable, recommended should be higher on list!
CCM its my frist bike hope will spend more years on this bike and my I ask if there's any CCM biker in the Philppines deside of me Thanks

68Saracen
Great bike, have had it for 4 years and no problem it light, not that expensive and still feels like I could ride it throught a warzone and it would still be fine. I think that they are a good bike and should be considered.
Very good bike, robust, fitted with some excellent parts, I. E Shimano deore. Just a shame mine was stolen.
I have a Saracen and I can honestly say that it is one of the very best mountain bike makes ever.
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69Motobécane
I recently built up a Motobecane Fantom Pro DS from the frame up. Love this bike. The frame quality is superb, and it's built in the same factory as most high end bikes such as Trek and Specialized in Taiwan. The frame is constructed from 7005 grade aluminum and weighs under 5 lbs.

Not only that, but the value of a brand new Motobecane Fantom Pro can't be beat! Full XTR component set, Avid Elixir brakes, and Rockshox Reba Race fork and Monarch RT3 out back, plus super smooth cartridge bearing wheels, all for under 2k, what a deal! I only wish I had bought mine new, but building it up has been a blast!

I ride as much as possible and can shred trails on this bike. It's never let me down. Sure it doesn't have fancy shaped tubes or a super complex suspension system, but it works! While their lower end bikes might be lumped with wal-mart quality bikes, their higher end stuff is on par with most name brand bikes, without hurting the wallet too much. I've even read about people building up motobecanes into sub 20lb racing machines. Mine weighs above 30lbs, but I prefer going down than up, and if I need to shed a few pounds, I can lose it from my belly.

I'll ride this bike till I destroy it. For the price, this brand can't be beat.
Awesome bike and hands down the best buy for the money.
Love my Fly Ti 29er!

70Muddy Fox
Bought anarchy 200. Very cheap but the quality is superb as well. Should be ranked higher
Had a Muddyfox Edge for about 8 years now. It's the best and has never let me down despite the abuse and neglect I've given it. Should be higher up the list than this!
Mine survived 10 years of me growing up and using yet still looked and worked like new shame it didn't survive the RTC :(
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71Rock Machine
it just rocks as the name says for itself

72Centurion
Buy one and yo' ll see
VERY GOOD GERMANE MADE QUALITY JUST RIDE IT
Best ride ever for 1 decade, still in good shape, a Germany made chromolly frame.
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73Claud Butler
Got a Shaman 2011 for less than 280 pounds and it got specs better than a 500 worth Giant/Trek/Specialized.Very pleased with it best specs for the money in entry level class MTB
My favorite. Light, smooth and off course very comfortable to ride for long time.
My favorite one. Light, smooth and comfortable to ride for long time.

74Gravity

75Bulls
Great Bikes... Money for value!
Great bike, long years in servis

76Silverback
Seriously this bike should have been in the top 10.

We had a Mountain bike tour of 350km through the Lesotho mountains in 6 days and there were some rich guys who had bikes over $4000, the standard bikes that most of us had were the silverback stride 10 which is about $500. when they revealed the top 10 fastest riders, the majority (including me) and the fastest guy who won the race tour used the silverback stride 10.
Just a pleasure to ride, no problems at all, very nice
Silverback is awesome, not nearly as expensive as even Titans or Momsen
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77Look

78BH
I have my BH Topline for almost eight years at this stage and it's been through some rough terrain in that time. Apart from expected wear and tear my bike has stood up to everything I've asked of it. Exceptional bike and one of the lightest frames in its class.
Excelent performance at reasonable price.
BH Ultralight less than 6 kg
I have recently bought the lynx 4.8 aluminium version in white. Great bike for hitting trails whether climbing or decending or even just riding the streets. Definitely worth the money and love the look of it.
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79Da Bomb
I have a the bomb arrow bike with black and white color. I like the design good for drag race its very comfortable.
I have my the Bomb Arrow Bomb Bike! Very nice! :D
Nice bike and parts for sporty guys
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80Exitway
I owned a XCR EX, is tough and nice to ride bike. It handles very well and very reliable. The frame design is strong and having high tech look. Not those plain round tube frame. Price is reasonable with good parts. I have no regret own one.
My first mountain bike. Reliable and easy to handle.
Cheap price to own a good accessories bike
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81Upland
Best Bike. Reasonable price
Upland in the best...
Upland Bikes Are so Stylish and Comfortable. It looks like A Monster. I like it.
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82Avanti
Why is this 61? The only thing wrong with mine is that the mudguards keep falling off. And they didn't come with it, they were installed. I have a Black Thunder and it gets me from point A to point B in style.

Travisty99

Greatest Hard tails, such great components :) just feels like it glides wherever you ride and whatever you ride on... The ride is so smooth it makes you feel lazy
Firtstly Avanti should be in top 10 because I uses all the 'top of the line ' components such as FOX 32 RACING FORKS and ROCK SHOX FORKS and AVID XX WORLD CUP BRAKES and have a variety of CARBON FRAMES, 7005 ULTRALITE ALLOY FRAMES and use DT SWISS RIMS and SPOKES and SRAM XX and SHIMANO XTR components... When you think about it a bike ' brand ' as such comes down to its quality in components and accessories and these matter in purpose of the use of the bike... By john b
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83Boardman Bikes
Very under rated bikes. Bike snobs tend to dismiss them due to the crappy company that has sole retail rights in the UK.
I have the Hardtail pro, it retails at £999 in the UK, but it knocks the socks off the £1500 "trendier" brands.
Awesome machine just eats up the miles with ease. Could never be without it now. Absolute first class machine.
This is a good bike that wont brake.
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84NS Bikes
Always good maintained bikes for a fair price.

85TRS

86Sobim
I own a SOBIM Bike. IT is the best ratio value for money.

87United
This one come out from Indonesia.
I had United Dominate for more over than 3 years.
Great frame with it's geometry, alloy, hydrofoaming, butted tube and surprisingly in cheap price.
Awesome!
Great performance, and reliable
Good spec with low price
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88Capriolo
I have Capriolo Roadster and my humble opinion is that that is very good bike, strong for heavy people (I'am 125 kg or 250 lbs), fast and comfortable for road and city driving.
Surprisingly good value for money. If they keep making these kind of bikes, they might get more expensive over time. If you want to have fun with your bike check out new big nine model, I tried one owned by my friend, and it is quite good entry level MTB.
Great values bikes using good components and very well made.
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89Genesis
Great durability and good performance. Everyone should have a genesis bike. Dual disk brakes, double butted frame and 27 speeds to make a perfect bike.
The bike is great, it has great performances... I use it in difficult conditions and has proven to be a great!
I have a genesis dual track 2 and it is absolutely amazing. I think it should be above bianchi at least.
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90Proton Bikes
Proton was malaysian pride
I have one T-Bolt & it is all factory stock! I only changed to 2.35 tyres and take it to the trails often. Amazing bike with lots of fun riding it! Love it!
I love proton bikes and that is my moutain bikes
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91Rog Ljubljana
15 years of active driving without major problems. If you want solid bike without spending big money, buy Rog.

92Olympia Cicli
Italian elegance. A very pleasant ride. Turn heads when passing by.

93Dunlop
Load of rubbish, poor quality, cheaply made.

94Lerun
I've been using lerun since 1997 until 2013~ no problem at all~ the body frame still solid and smooth ride~ I really love it~ look forward on it.
Very strong I have been using it fo 10 years and not even a single crack on its body.

95KHL
Frame not bad, but a little bit heavy

96Meghna
One of the best
Its a nice bike... Made by bangladesh... Just awesome

97Venzo
I have a Venzo wing, it's a lightweight bike, and tough, I recommend it for its price and convenience
For me no one will beat venzo
Yun gamit ko eh haha
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98Mob
Lightweight and durable... I've been using it for fifth year in a row... Nothing compares for it still runs smoothly on and off the road... Truly, a mountain bike. I only changed its tires once and the rest still working well.
My 1st bike... It served me well light weight and durable...
Can be for cross country set up and for all mountain... Just swap of the travel from 80-100(xc) to 130-140(am) and still looks good either way
For more than 5 yrs., still very good, frame is great and I used it almost every time, travel 60km during weekends and its a beautiful ride.

99Hercules
Value for money bicycle
Rodeo is a good riding 21 speed cycle this is the best
The most I like bicycle because good riding
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100Oscar
Nice design and easy to ride
So far so good, lower price and good for off road.
Amazig perfomens but the gier is so bad but its cool

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