The Best Tires For The Great Divide? (video)

With the Tour Divide kicking off tomorrow, folks might be wondering how riders choose the best tires for the Great Divide Mountain Bike Route, a long and intense ride that tests all bike components, especially the ones grinding along day after day. In our latest YouTube video, we talk about what factors to consider and reveal a few of our favorite tires for long, mixed-terrain routes…

What are the best tires for the Great Divide Mountain Bike Route, the Tour Divide race, and other long, mixed-terrain bikepacking routes? Figuring out which tires will perform well and hold up for the duration can be tricky, especially given all the options on the market. In our latest video, Neil sheds some light on the essential considerations that will help you make an educated decision. He also touches on eight different tires that fit the bill, including his favorite one in this class.

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Photo by Eddie Clark from his two part recap of the 2019 Tour Divide.

Now it’s your turn. Let us know in the conversation below if you have a tire that you’d recommend for a long mixed terrain route like the GDMBR…

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