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Trek Skye SL - Women's
  • Color: Crystal White
  • Color: Crystal White

Trek

Skye SL - Women's
2015

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4.5 stars
 (2 Reviews)
 

2015 Trek Skye SL - Women's

Trek's Skye SL is perfect for trail riding, commuting, running errands and cruising around town. Its Trek Gold aluminum frame feels light enough to float and handles like a dream for nimble, fun rides. The wheel sizes match the frame sizes, so your fit is perfect. You're also equipped with a 100mm-travel suspension fork for total control over roots, rocks, anything. Plus, this sweet machine boasts an easy-pedaling 27-speed Shimano drivetrain, a supportive women's saddle and super-versatile tires on durable wheels.

Features and Information

 
Specification Description
Frame Trek Alpha Gold butted-aluminum, G2 Geometry
Fork SR Suntour XCM, 100mm-travel
Rims/Wheels Bontrager AT-550
Hubs Formula
Tires 29: Bontrager XR1, 29 x 2.2/2.0; 27.5: XR2, 27.5 x 2.2
Crankset Shimano
Chainrings 44/32/22
Front Derailleur Shimano Altus
Rear Derailleur Shimano Altus
Rear Cogs Shimano, 9-speed: 11-34
Shifters Shimano Altus EF51
Handlebars Bontrager low riser
Tape/Grips Bontrager Race
Stem Bontrager Race Lite
Brake Levers Shimano
Brakes Shimano M355 disc
Pedals Wellgo nylon platform
Saddle Bontrager Evoke 1 WSD
Seatpost Bontrager SSR

* Subject to change without notice.

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4.5 stars

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Pros

  • Lightweight  (2)
  • Smooth Ride  (2)
  • Handles Well  (2)
  • Rugged  (2)
  • Great Components 

Cons

  • Clunky shifting 

Best Uses

  • Free Riding  (2)
  • Casual Trails  (2)
  • Downhill  (2)
  • Single Track 
  • Cross Country 

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5.0

Best bike I've ever had.

By DragonRider

from Northeast

About Me Avid Cyclist

Pros

  • Versatile
  • Handles Well
  • Smooth Ride
  • Lightweight
  • Rugged
  • Great Components

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Casual Trails
    • Single Track
    • Free Riding
    • Downhill
    • Cross Country

    Comments:

    As a lifelong rider I have owned a lot of bikes over the years, everything from ultralight roadies to rugged mountain bikes. These days I commute by bike during the week and ride with my kids on the weekend on the road, paved pathways and well maintained dirt park paths. When my main mountain bike was damaged I decided to try a few test rides on different bikes before committing to an expensive repair bill. After one ride on the Skye SL I just had to have it. The geometry is well thought out and extremely comfortable for me as an average, athletic female. The components are good quality and this bike can handle pretty much anything I throw at it. I've taken it on some pretty aggressive trails and it performed really well and is equally at home on family jaunts around the local park trails or my mixed terrain commute. The more I ride the better I love this bike. It could well be the best bike I've ever owned.

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    4.0

    Very pleased

    By Carrie

    from Menomonee Falls

    About Me Casual/ Recreational

    Pros

    • Rugged
    • Smooth Ride
    • Lightweight
    • Handles Well

    Cons

    • Clunky shifting

    Best Uses

    • Free Riding
    • Downhill
    • Casual Trails

    Comments:

    Haven't had a new bike since '97 so this was a real treat. The fit is excellent for women with superb comfort. Haven't done much riding yet, but can tell I'll be having better performance rides on the trails with the Skye SL.

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