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Gear Guides: Parts & Accessories

Explore the best bike gear and components right here

What pedals should you buy for mountain biking? Which car racks are best for hitches and trunks? How do you stay warm on winter rides?

Our gear guides cover some of the most important cycling parts and accessories you'll buy. Check out them out below and make life on two wheels even better.

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Cycling Shoes, Helmets, And Clothing

Bontrager Wavecel helmet guide

Bontrager Wavecel Helmets

Bontrager has taken bike helmet safety to a new level with the wavecel helmet lineup.

Winter cycling gear guide

Winter Gear Guide

Check out our favorite winter cycling gear that will help you stay warm and dry on cold weather rides. 

Bike Shoe Guide

Bike Shoe Buyer's Guide

Whether you're a seasoned cyclist or looking to buy your first pair, our guide will help you find the perfect pair of cycling shoes.

Bike Parts: Pedals, Wheels, Shocks, and More

Fox Supsension

Explore the most popular Fox forks, shocks, and dropper posts for premium trail performance.

RockSHox Suspension Guide

Compare, contrast, and shop our favorite Rockshox forks, shocks, and droppers.

Bike Pedals buyer's guide

Sram Groupset levels explained

Read our extensive guide on the different SRAM mountain, road, and gravel groupsets and find which level is best for you.

Reserve Fillmore Valves

The new Reserve Fillmore Valves are an uncloggable tubeless valve with 3x more airflow than presta and they make setting up and maintaining tubeless systems so much easier.

SRAM GX Eagle AXS upgrade kit

SRAM GX Eagle AXS Upgrade Kit

Upgrade ANY SRAM Eagle drivetrain with wireless technology thanks to the GX Eagle upgrade kit.

Metric Shock Guide

Metric Shock Sizing Tool + Guide

Find the correct Metric Shock for your bike and learn all about metric shocks.

Bontrager Bike parts, Accessories, Clothing & gear

We love Bontrager for its killer quality, value, and warranties. Bontrager is our most popular brand of accessories, parts, clothing and cycling shoes.

Bike Pedals buyer's guide

Pedal Guide

Lost on which pedals to get? Let our extensive Pedal Guide answer your questions and help you easily find your best fit.

Santa Cruz Carbon Wheels

Drool over some of the strongest lightest carbon mountain wheels available.

Bontrager Carbon Road Wheels

Value and quality abound in the new carbon road wheels from Bontrager. Light Stiff and comfortable.

Cycling Accessories

car rack buyer's guide

Car Rack Guide

Looking for the perfect car rack for your vehicle? We've broken down some of our favorites for you to compare so you can find the best bike transport solution possible.

bike trainer guide

Best Bike Trainers

Ready to take your workouts to the next level? These high performance bike trainers will help you reach new potential.