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Merida Big 9 60x2
If you’re searching for a versatile hardtail mountain bike that can handle various terrains in Melbourne and Victoria, the Merida Big 9 60×2 is an excellent option. Designed for cross-country riding, it’s perfect for exploring the many trails and parks in the region. With its lightweight frame and top-notch components, this bike is an excellent choice for riders of all skill levels.
Wondering which rides to try out with your Merida Big 9 60×2 in Melbourne and Victoria? Here are some of our top picks:
Capital City Trail: For an urban ride, check out the Capital City Trail. This 29km loop takes you through some of Melbourne’s best parks and along the Yarra River. The Merida Big 9 60×2 is an excellent choice for this ride, as it can handle the mix of road and gravel surfaces with ease.
You Yangs Regional Park: Just outside Geelong, the You Yangs Regional Park offers some of Victoria’s best mountain biking trails. With over 50km of trails, ranging from easy to difficult, it caters to riders of all skill levels. The Merida Big 9 60×2 is an ideal choice for this park, as it handles technical terrain and steep climbs with ease.
Lysterfield Park: Located 30 minutes from Melbourne, Lysterfield Park offers some of the best mountain biking trails in the area. With over 20km of trails, ranging from easy to difficult, it features some of Victoria’s most challenging descents. The Merida Big 9 60×2 is perfect for exploring this park, as it can handle steep climbs and technical descents with ease.
Plenty Gorge Park: North of Melbourne, Plenty Gorge Park features a range of trails for mountain bikers of all skill levels. With over 20km of trails, you can spend hours riding through the park’s beautiful bushland and open grasslands. The Merida Big 9 60×2 is an excellent choice for exploring this park, as it handles varied terrain and technical features.
Warburton: For a more extended ride, consider the Warburton Trail. This 40km trail runs along the old railway line between Lilydale and Warburton, offering stunning views of the Yarra Ranges. The Merida Big 9 60×2 is perfect for this ride, as it can handle the distance and the gravel surface with ease.
In summary, the Merida Big 9 60×2 is an excellent choice for any mountain biker looking to explore Melbourne and Victoria’s best trails. With its lightweight frame and high-quality components, this hardtail mountain bike can handle a range of terrains and riding styles. Why not grab one and hit the trails today?
- Frame: Big 9 TFS III Alloy
- Fork: SR Suntour XCM HLO 100mm travel
- Shifters: Shimano SL-M315
- Front Derailleur: Shimano FD-M2020
- Rear Derailleur: Shimano RD-M3100 Shadow
- Brakes: Shimano MT-200 Hydraulic Disc, 160mm rotors
- Crankset: Shimano FC-MT101, 36-22T
- Cassette: Shimano CS-HG200-9, 11-36T
- Wheels: Merida Comp CC
- Tires: Maxxis Ikon 29×2.2″ folding
- Handlebar: Merida Expert CC, 720mm width, 15mm rise
- Stem: Merida Comp CC, 31.8mm diameter, 6-degree rise
- Seatpost: Merida Comp CC, 30.9mm diameter
- Saddle: Merida Sport
Merida Comp CC, 30.9mm diameter Saddle: Merida Sport
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