Bicycle retailers love a sale, whether it's one of the large seasonal shopping events or they just need to clear some warehouse space, some of the best mountain bike deals can be found year-round. There are loads of websites that offer discounts on mountain bikes, clothing, components, and more.
For most manufacturers, the launch of a new catalog may only mean a tweak of the specification or a new colorway. This means that while the items on sale may be old stock they are almost exactly the same as the new models - only with a bonus discount. Factor in that the manufacturers RRP rarely means anything is great news for shoppers on the hunt for discounts.
Hunting for that tantalizing deal can be time-consuming as you often need to wade through huge amounts of niche parts that are of zero interest. Not to worry, Bike Perfect has been working hard to find you the best deals on bikes, components and clothing that are available right now.
Check out our pick of the best mountain bike deals currently available or if you want to have a hunt yourself we have put together a list of all the best places to find them.
Best mountain bike sales — quick links
- Competitive Cyclist: Deals from brands like Santa Cruz, Yeti and Evil
- Jenson USA: Save on components from Fox, RockShox, Shimano and Maxxis
- Backcountry: Discounts on gear from POC, Giro and more
- Rei: Selection of clothing and accessories
- ProBikeKit: Up to 40% off mountain bike gear and components
- Wiggle: Huge range of bikes and kit with regular discounts
- Chain Reaction Cycles: Discounts on hundreds of bikes and gear
Hardtail mountain bike deals
Hardtails have always been a great way to get out on the trails, whether you're new to riding or looking for a second bike to mix it up, a hardtail will test your skills, help you learn new techniques and put a smile on your face.
If you are unsure what you look for when buying a hardtail we have a guide to the best hardtail mountain bikes with everything you need to know.
Unfortunately, the increasing number of people getting into mountain biking not to mention limited stock availability means that there are currently no deals on hardtails. That doesn't mean there aren't options for lower budgets, check out our guide for the best hardtail mountain bikes under $1000 if you are looking for a great deal on a hardtail mountain bike.
Deals on full-suspension mountain bikes
Full-suspension bikes offer the ultimate performance when riding off-road. With suspension front and back they offer more grip and control over rough ground. Full suspension mountain bikes come in all shapes and sizes so it is important to think about the type of riding you will want to do on it.
There is a huge difference between the best enduro mountain bikes, best trail bikes and best lightweight mountain bikes so it is worth considering what type of bike is best suited to the type of riding you do.
Santa Cruz Bicycles Megatower Carbon GX Eagle | 10% off at Backcountry
Was $5,999.00| Now $5,399.00
If you're looking for deals on enduro bikes then they don't come much better than this at the moment. Santa Cruz's carbon Megatower frame with a RockShox Zeb promises serious performance. Best of all, Backcountry has a wide range of sizes available, too.View Deal
Devinci Troy Carbon 29 X01 2019| 24% off at Jenson USA
Was $9,119.00 | Now $6,899.99
It might be a couple of years old but this Devinci Troy is still a great performing bike with a solid spec that will take on almost any trail. View Deal
Orbea Rallon M-LTD | 10% off at Jenson USA
Was $9,999.00| Now $8,999.00
Taller riders looking for a trail bike may be interested in this deal, as the Orbea Rallon is on sale in size XL. The Rallon combines a carbon frame with enduro geometry and a Shimano drivetrain to crush any trail. View Deal
Devinci Wilson A29 GX BIKE 2020 | 11% off at Jenson USA
Was $4,499.00 | Now $3,999.00
This Devinci DH bike features adjustable geometry and some serious suspension travel for hitting the DH race track or bikepark.View Deal
GT Fury Pro 2020 | 10% off at Jenson USA
Was $6,100.00 | Now $5,490.00
Carbon framed downhill race bike which has a flip-chip so that you can run both 27.5 or 29er wheels. The Pro model comes with maneuverable 27.5 inch wheels as standard, a SRAM drivetrain and RockShox suspension. View Deal
Eminent Haste NX Jenson Exclusive Build | 20% off at Jenson USA
Was $5,000 | Now $4,000
The Haste features 160mm of rear suspension travel in a unique linkage design package. This exclusive build offers a full SRAM NX drivetrain, Shimano brakes and Fox suspension, only available from Jenson USA. View Deal
Deals on components
If you are looking for some upgrades then taking advantage of sales and deals is the best chance to kit out your bike with some shiny new parts. If you are shopping specifically for a wheelset we recommend looking at our round-up of the best cheap MTB wheels that are on sale. Otherwise, keep browsing for that unmissable deal on your next upgrade from groupsets to tires.
PRO Tharsis XC Flat Top Handlebar | 15% off at Moosejaw
Was $219.99| Now $186.99
This lightweight carbon handlebar is 720mm long, but you can cut it to size if needed. A 5mm rise and 31.8mm clamp diameter makes it perfect for an XC bike setup.
Fox Transfer Factory dropper post | 10% off at Jenson USA
Was $344.00| Now $307.99
This dropper post is cable actuated, so you don't have to worry about bleeding hydraulic lines. This Factory version features Fox's Kashima coating and is available with 175mm of travel and a 30.9mm diameter. View Deal
Race Face Aeffect saddle | 17% off at Pro Bike Kit
Was $90.99| Now $75.49
The Aeffect is one of the best MTB saddles. There are three color options to choose from here so you can customize your bike's look while staying comfortable on your rides. View Deal
Fox 36 Float Performance Grip 27.5in | 20% off at Jenson USA
Was $909.00 | Now $727.00
In the market for an enduro fork? The Fox 36 is available here in both 160mm and 180mm configurations for 27.5-inch wheels. It features the Flota EVOL and Grip damper technologies. View Deal
Crankbrothers Highline 3 dropper post | 52% off at Competitive Cyclist
Was $310.00| Now $138.46
Snag a new dropper post with this deal on Crankbrothers' Highline 3 model. The post is available in multiple different travel and seat post clamp sizes, so there's something for everyone.
XTR RD-M9000 Rear Derailleur | 22% off at Competitive Cyclist
Was $243.99| Now $189.99
This XTR rear derailleur is the medium-cage version, which means that it's compatible with 1x11 cassettes. Now's the time to upgrade your shifting. View Deal
Race Face Aeffect Pedals | 20% off at Competitive Cyclist
Was $119.99 | Now $95.99
Race Face's Aeffect pedals can handle anything from trail riding to downhill or dirt jumping. Flat pedal pinners can get these at a discount in the color blue. View Deal
Schwalbe Hans Dampf Addix Tire - 27.5 x 2.6 | 10% off at Jenson USA
Was $98.00 | Now $88.20
Popular and proven gravity tire that is great in mixed trail conditions. View Deal
X1 Carbon Enduro 29in Boost Wheelset | 30% off at Competitive Cyclist
Was $1,899.00| Now $1,329.00
These 29er carbon enduro wheels from the Utah-based Mercury should up your game by making your bike lightweight and stiff. They are 30% off right now in multiple driver configurations. View Deal
Mavic 27.5 Crossmax Pro Carbon wheel | 48% off at Moosejaw
Was $1,045.00| Now $538.99
Mavic has used its wheel manufacturing expertise to create the Crossmax, which is suitable for trail or gravel riders running 27.5in setups. Front and rear sold separately. Both Boost and Boost XD are available.
Reynolds 27.5 Enduro Blacklabel Plus | 35% off at Moosejaw
Was $2,298.95 | Now $1,493.99
Super classy black carbon Reynolds 27.5 rims built up with high-quality Industry Nine Torch hubs, these are a great set of wheels for those that like the extra cushion of plus tires.View Deal
ENVE M525 27.5in | 25% off at Backcountry
Was $2,800.00| Now $2,099.99
ENVE makes some of the best and some of the most expensive, wheels in the business. Backcountry has a serious discount off these top-tier hookless XC wheels. View Deal
Crankbrothers Opium DH 29" | 36% off at Wiggle
Was $779.00 | Now $495.99
Crankbrothers Opium downhill wheels are going to turn heads at the trails thanks to the unique spoke layout, despite the lower number of spokes these alloy wheels are still very strong.View Deal
GoPro Hero 9 Black bundle | $170 off at GoPro
Was $519.98 | Now $349.98
Get the GoPro Hero 9 Black at $349.98 when purchasing a year's subscription to GoPro, and get a free extra battery and 64GB SD Card. View Deal
Garmin Edge 520 Plus | 25% off at Nashbar
Was $279.99 | Now $209.99
The Edge 520 is still a great GPS unit for both on and off-road. Connecting with both Strava and Trailforks so you can try to best your personal records on the road bike or MTB.View Deal
Garmin Edge 530 GPS Cycling Computer | 14% off at Walmart
Was $349.99 | Now $299.99
The Garmin Edge is a great high-performance cycling computer without the top-tier price bracket. It comes with many of the same features as the top-tier Edge 1030 Plus, but in a smaller package with the compromise of a smaller battery. View Deal
Elite Direto Smart Turbo Trainer | 30% off at Wiggle
Was $899.99 | Now $623.99
It's technically been superseded by the Direto XR, but that doesn't mean this trainer won't be perfect for your indoor cycling needs. It comes with all the necessary axle adaptors, features a maximum resistance of 2,200 watts, it's accurate to within two per cent, and is able to replicate inclines of up to 14%.View Deal
Deals on clothing
If you ride a lot you can never have enough gear, luckily it isn't too hard to find a MTB clothing sale that has something for everyone whether you are riding XC, trail or enduro. You can also find cheap MTB helmets as well as cheap MTB shoes if you are needing some new kicks.
Troy Lee Design on sale | Up to 54% off at Competitive Cyclist
Troy Lee Designs has been making great performing kit for years, aimed at those that prefer to ride with gravity rather than against it. View Deal
Fox Racing on sale | Up to 51% off at Competitive Cyclist
If you arent a fan of the Troy Lee Designs look then Competitive Cyclist has loads of discounts on Fox Racing gear which might be more your thing. View Deal
POC Resistance Pro XC Tee| 38% off at Jenson USA
Was $160.00| Now $99.99
POC is bringing a casual style to the trails with this Tee-style jersey. This jersey is lightweight and breathable for XC riding, plus it has two rear pockets.
Pearl Izumi Rove Women's Flannel | 30% off at REI
Was $80.00| Now $55.73
This long sleeve garment uses a material that feels like a casual flannel shirt but wicks moisture and sweat like a mountain bike jersey. Perfect for colder rides or just hanging out.
Fly Racing Kinetic Noiz long sleeve jersey | 54% off at Jenson USA
Was $38.95 | Now $19.99
This jersey will make you stand out in the dark woods, and it's half-off right now.
Fly Racing Super D Jersey | 50% off at Jenson USA
Was $49.95| Now $24.99
Remember Super D racing? Well, this baggy jersey can be used for any type of riding, from XC to Enduro. A number of colors are available and are on sale.
Troy Lee Designs Sprint Shorts | 29% off at Jenson USA
Was $99.00| Now $69.99
TLD Sprint shorts are designed to be durable enough for the fastest downhill and enduro riders. They offer protection and will keep you cool during the hot days on track.
Endura Singletrack Lite Shorts | Up to 44% off at Chain Reaction Cycles
Was $99.99| Now $94.99
Shorts designed for trail riding in warm weather, the black shorts have the best discount and are not only available in all sizes but also regular and short leg lengths.
Fox Ranger Rawtec Shorts | 50% off at Competitive Cyclist
Was $149.95| Now $74.98
Fox's Ranger is a minimalist baggy short to meet all of your trail-riding needs. The navy color has the biggest discount right now and is available in multiple sizes. View Deal
Gore C5 Windstopper Insulated Short | 30% off at Competitive Cyclist
Was $149.95 | Now $104.95
These shorts use Gore Windstopper, an insulated windproof and water-resistant material. They are perfect for staying warm and dry the morning after a storm, plus they are sized to accommodate knee pads. View Deal
FLY RACING KINETIC NOIZ PANTS | 43% off at Jenson USA
Was $114.95 | Now $64.99
Durable mountain bike pants that will handle plenty of days uplifting or smashing the bike park. Three colors with hi-vis and red available in a range of sizes.
Endura MT500 Waterproof MTB Jacket II | Up to 21% off at Chain Reaction Cycles
Was $329.99 | Now $246.00
Based in Scotland, Endura makes some of the best waterproof riding gear. The MT500 is Endura's top-of-the-line range, and this jacket is on sale in a variety of colors and sizes
Castelli Alpha RoS 2 Limited Edition Jacket | 35% off at Backcountry
Was $369.95| Now $294.98
A winter cycling jacket from Castelli, the Alpha is rated for riding in temperatures between 23-50 degrees Fahrenheit. View Deal
Smith Attack MAG Max ChromaPop Sunglasses| 55% off at Backcountry
Was $259.00 | Now $103.60
These sunglasses are discounted in an interesting Matte Mystic Green/Chromapop Black color scheme but if you are a fan they can be on your face with over $150 off. Other colors are available.View Deal
Smith Squad MTB Goggles | Up to 59% off at Backcountry
Was $85.00| Now $39.99
These Smith Squad goggles have had some serious discounts recently but this is one of the best yet with 53% off various colors.View Deal
Smith Squad XL MTB Goggles | Up to 30% off at Backcountry
Was $85.00| Now $59.50
Smith's Squad XL is similar to the standard Squad, but they offer increased coverage area. These are the goggles for you if you want the most protection.
Giro Tyrant Spherical Helmet | Up to 29% off at Backcountry
Was $169.95 | Now $119.98
The Giro Tyrant is an enduro helmet with extra protection for the back and sides of the head, a perfect middle point between a half shell and a full face. The helmet features MIPS spherical safety technology. We liked it so much we gave it five stars in our recent Giro Tyrant review.View Deal
Smith Forefront 2 MIPS helmet | 40% off at Competitive Cyclist
Was $240.00| Now $192.00
Smith's Forefront 2 is a feature-packed mountain bike helmet. It combines cool ventilation with MIPS safety to create a great trail riding and enduro helmet that's also compatible with Smith eyewear. View Deal
Five Ten Sleuth DLX flat shoe | 29% off at Competitive Cyclist
Was $120.00| Now $84.96
The Sleuth is a collaboration between Five Ten and its parent company Adidas. The flat pedal shoe is designed to perform well on the trails and look good around town. View Deal
Giro Riddance | 58% off at Competitive Cyclist
Was $119.95| Now $49.96
If you don't like the glued-on feeling of the modern sticky rubber-soled shoes the Giro Riddance with its Vibram sole will give you a little more movement on the pedals when throwing shapes on the trail. View Deal
Even more cycling deals
A new bike or parts could mean tackling more technical terrain with higher consequences so it may be a good idea to consider updating your riding gear.
The best mountain bike helmets not only protect your head but also offer increased ventilation and better comfort. If your riding involves fast descending then kneepads are a worthy investment to protect a vulnerable area and keep you riding - check out our guide to the best MTB knee pads for those.
Most new bikes won't come with pedals so be sure to factor them into your budget, we have loads of guides to help you chose the best mountain bike pedals or flat pedals and mountain bike shoes for all types of riding and pedal system.
Looking for more deals? Check out Bike Perfect's other round-ups of the best deals available:
- MTB clothing sale: Wardrobe upgrades to look and perform better on the trail
- Cheap MTB helmets: Today's best deals on mountain bike helmets
- Cheap mountain bike shoes: Today's best deals on cheap MTB shoes
- Cheap mountain bike wheels: Today's best deals on cheap mountain bike wheels
- Cheap MTB tires: Today's best deals on cheap mountain bike tires
Haven't found what you want?
Below, we've put together a roundup of the retailers where we regularly find great deals. If our selection of deals picks haven't supplied you with what you need, we won't just leave you hanging. We're happy to provide you with the tools to help you find your own. While not all of the following retailers sell bikes, they all cross over into the world of cycling in some way or another, be that by selling clothing, components or tech.
Competitive Cyclist is one of the largest cycling retailers in the US. Their cycling sale is ongoing and there are deals aplenty.
BackCountry, the US outdoor sports retailer, is one of the United States' go-to online retailers for bikes, components, clothing and accessories. It doesn't limit itself to cycling though, with fishing, skiing, and even yoga in the range of sports catered for.
Jenson USA is another USA-based retailer and always has thousands of offers available.
Rei is an outdoor retailer based in the USA. There's always a sale, and you can currently get up to 64% off cycling products and even more in other categories.
Gear Coop has a huge cycling section currently with discounts on Giro shoes and helmets.
Seshday has up to 80% off in its sale. It's not all cycling, but there's a good portion of tech that cyclists of both road and mountain bike disciplines will get excited about.
Clever Training is the go-to place for all-things fitness training. With everything from turbo trainers to track pumps, the Clever Training sale has discounts on brands such as Garmin, Suunto, Topeak and more.
Moosejaw isn't a dedicated cycling retailer, but it sells a range of venerable brands. There's a heap of bikes on sale, including hardtail, full-suspension and gravel bikes.
Eastern Mountain Sports is another outdoor retailer that also sells cycling products. You can save up to 60% on cycling gear, although they don't sell bikes.
Tree Fort Bikes has a range of mountain bikes, gravel and road on offer, including a number of bikes from Salsa, Surly and Giant.
Alchemy Bikes currently offering $1000 off select bikes, very limited stock left.
Walmart might be a left-field inclusion in this list - even with the Walmart family buying Rapha. We certainly wouldn't recommend a typical supermarket bike, but Walmart has a huge range of electronics, a lot of which are useful to us cyclists - such as GoPro cameras, iPads or laptops for Zwift and Garmin computers.
Wiggle is one of the world's largest online cycling shops, supplying over 70 countries with cycling deals.
Chain Reaction Cycles is owned by Wiggle, and therefore shares many of the same cycling deals as well as an international audience.
Amazon isn't exactly the first retailer you think of when shopping for your bike but there's little the world's largest retailer doesn't sell, such as action cameras or Garmin computers.
Tredz is another British retailer with international delivery options and a range of great cycling deals.
Rutland Cycling is yet another British retailer that operates internationally.
Tweeks Cycles is more UK-focused, but there are still some great deals worth checking out.
Hargroves Cycles is a retailer based in the UK and regularly discounts mountain and gravel bikes.
Cyclestore, one of the UK's lesser-known retailers, often has Specialized products at the best available price.
Leisure Lakes is another UK retailer. With 11 stores, it's a relatively well-known franchise, and will happily ship overseas.
Halfords is discounting all sorts of cycling products. We'd probably recommend against their bikes, unless you're after something cheap and cheerful for the kids, but for your electronics and tools, you can't go far wrong.