Salsa cycles just unveiled its 2020 lineup of fatbikes. There are three models available with several build configurations and some snazzy new paint schemes. Here are all the details…

Posted by Logan Watts

Similar to 2019 fatbike rollout, Salsa’s 2020 fatbike lineup features its three flagship models: Beargrease, Mukluk, and Blackborow. For 2020 they each got new color schemes and build kits. Here are all the details:

2020 Salsa BEARGREASE (27.5″ fatbike)

Ultra Endurance / Fat Bike Racing / Singletrack

Beargrease is Salsa’s light and numble fatbike suited for everything from snowy endurance races to long-distance bikepacking trips. Built with a super-light, carbon frame and fork, and the sure-footed rollover of 27.5 x 4″ wheels and tires, it’s designed to cover challenging terrain quickly.

2020 Salsa Fatbikes, 2020 Salsa Beargrease

  • 2020 Salsa Fatbikes, 2020 Salsa Beargrease
  • 2020 Salsa Fatbikes, 2020 Salsa Beargrease

2020 Beargrease Features Include

  • 27.5 x 4.0″ wheels and tires on 80mm rims
  • Clearance for up to 26 x 4.6″ tires in the rear and 26 x 5″ in the front
  • Kingpin fork features four sets of Three-Pack mounts
  • Compatible with 170/177 Alternator rear rack
  • Top tube mounts for Salsa EXP Series Toptube Bag
  • Internal sleeved cable routing
  • 1x-specific frame design
  • Dropper post compatible
  • 12 x 197mm rear spacing
  • 100mm suspension fork compatible
  • 5 sizes (XS–XL) for a wide range of riders
  • 2020 Salsa Fatbikes, 2020 Salsa Beargrease
  • 2020 Salsa Fatbikes, 2020 Salsa Beargrease
  • 2020 Salsa Fatbikes, 2020 Salsa Beargrease
  • 2020 Salsa Fatbikes, 2020 Salsa Beargrease

The 2020 Salsa Beargrease is available in five build kits: Beargrease Carbon X01 Eagle (blue/orange model shown at top); and (left to right above) Beargrease Carbon GX Eagle, Beargrease Carbon NX Eagle, Beargrease Carbon SX Eagle, and Beargrease Carbon SX Eagle. It’s also available as a frameset only in black/gray. Learn more over at SalsaCycles.com.

  • Beargrease Carbon XO1 Eagle $4699
  • Beargrease Carbon GX Eagle $3699
  • Beargrease Carbon NX Eagle $3049
  • Beargrease Carbon SX Eagle $2499
  • Beargrease Carbon Frameset $1799

2020 Salsa MUKLUK (26″ Fatbike)

Fat Biking / Bushwhacking / Bikepacking

Mukluk is Salsa’s versatile fatbike, designed and built to excel in a wide variety of conditions.

2020 Salsa Fatbikes, 2020 Salsa Mukluk

  • 2020 Salsa Fatbikes, 2020 Salsa Mukluk
  • 2020 Salsa Fatbikes, 2020 Salsa Mukluk

2020 Mukluk Features include

  • Low and rearward center of gravity for stability
  • 26 x 4.8″ wheels and tires on 80mm rims
  • Accommodates 27.5″ and 29″ wheels
  • 1x or 2x drivetrain compatible
  • Alternator dropouts allow for singlespeed drivetrain
  • Two bottle mounts inside frame triangle
  • One down tube mount for bottles or accessories
  • Top tube mounts for Salsa EXP Series Toptube Bag
  • Three-Pack mounts on the fork
  • Compatible with Salsa Alternator 190 Rear Rack using Salsa Rack-Lock seat collar
  • Full-length internal cable housing routing
  • Stealth dropper post routing
  • 12 x 197mm rear spacing
  • 100mm suspension fork compatible
  • 5 sizes (XS–XL) for a wide range of riders
  • 2020 Salsa Fatbikes, 2020 Salsa Mukluk
  • 2020 Salsa Fatbikes, 2020 Salsa Mukluk

The 2020 Salsa Mukluk is available in two build kits: Mukluk Carbon NX Eagle (top photos) and Mukluk SX Eagle (two colors shown above), and as a frameset (in black). Learn more over at SalsaCycles.com.

  • Mukluk Carbon NX Eagle $3149
  • Mukluk SX Eagle $1999
  • Mukluk Carbon Frameset $1999

2020 Salsa BLACKBOROW

Off-Road Exploration

Blackborow is back for 2020 with a new colorway. With huge carrying capacity via abundant frame and fork braze-ons, and room for four full-sized panniers on the custom engineered rear rack, this bike is made to fill in your list of “It sure would be awesome to…” expeditions.

2020 Salsa Fatbikes, 2020 Salsa Blackborow

  • 2020 Salsa Fatbikes, 2020 Salsa Blackborow
  • 2020 Salsa Fatbikes, 2020 Salsa Blackborow

The 2020 Blackborow is available as a frame/fork combo or complete. Learn more at Salsacycles.com.

  • Blackborow GX Eagle $3099
  • Blackborow frameset $1599

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