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How to choose the right bike

Are you not sure what type of bike is the right one for you? We have made a guide to make it easier to choose the right one for your needs. Here you'll find a list over the different bikes you can find in our bike rental along with a description of their qualities. 

Mountain bike:
If you need a bike for easy riding on pavement, gravel or in the terrain the mountain bike is perfect. The bikes have rough tires for good comfort and grip on the road/trail. It has a hardtail frame with fork dampers in the front. The seat and handlebars are easily adjusted with a tightening mechanism, you have to descend from the bike to make the adjustments. 

We offer mountain bikes for youth and adults, minimum height is 155cm. 

Trail bike:
An allround bike that fits in rough terrain as well as on the flow paths. The bike handles easier than an downhill bike, but is heavier than a mountain bike. A playful bike for when you wish to venture off the regular road. This bike is fully equipped with dampers and gives good control in challenging terrain. 

We offer trail bikes for junior and adulst, minimum height is 135cm. 

Downhill bike: 
This bike does not have gears and is so heavy that it isn't suitable for any other activity than downhill cycling. The weight gives extra speed and if you are well known on the paths this will give you n extra challenge. 

We offer downhill bikes for adults, minimum height is 178cm.

Childrens bike:
We have several mountain bikes for children. The bikes are perfect for riding on pavement, gravel or in the terrain. The bikes have rough tires for good comfort and grip on the road/trail. It has a hardtail frame with fork dampers in the front. The seat and handlebars are easily adjusted with a tightening mechanism, you have to descend from the bike to make the adjustments.

At Geilo Bike Arena we offer a selection of bikes from different brands. The bikes from Rossignol and Woom have "regular" tires and damping in the front. The bikes from Giant have rougher tires and does not have any damping. The rougher tires has enough damping, so the different brnads offer the same use. 

We offer mountain bikes for children, height between 120cm to 145cm of height.

Balance bike for children:
A fun running bike for the youngest. Suitable for pavement and the pumptrack. For online booking check under "childrens bike".

We offer balance bike for children between the ages of 1,5 - 4,5 y/o or between the height 82cm - 110cm. 

Electric bike:
E-Track 27+ is an hardtail electric mountain bike, good for simple climbing and downhill riding. The bike is very light and suitable for rides in the mountain, on pavement and gravel roads. 

We offer electric bikes for youths/adults (e-track 27) and for children (woom up 26 og 24). For everyone above 128cm height.