Ascent 26" Mountain Bike - Step Through 21 Speed

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Ascent gives you the confidence to conquer the trails with ground-gripping tires, shock-absorbing suspension, responsive disc brakes, and smooth Rapidfire shifters.

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Ascent Mountain Bike - 26" | Matte Black

6061 Aluminum Frame

Step through style for easy mount/dismount

Shimano 21-Speed

Precision shifting you can count on

Shimano EZFire Shifters

Easy-to-use for quick gear shifts

26x2.10” Mountain Tires

Reliable grip and traction

100mm Travel Suspension Fork

Absorbs impact

Mechanical Disc Brakes

All-weather, responsive, smooth
Aluminum Step Through Frame
Lightweight, rust-resistant, and easy-to-mount.
Shimano 21-Speed
Get up climbs and easily take on varying terrain with a versatile Shimano 21-speed drivetrain.
Shimano EZFire Shifters
Make swift gear transitions on the fly.
Mountain Tires
2.10-inch wide, grippy tires make for smooth rides on pavement with added traction for your mountain adventures
Threadless Steering System
Semi-integrated headset and threadless steering that’s stronger, lighter, streamlined and easier to maintain.
Suspension Fork
Absorbs the shock of bumpy terrain for optimal comfort, control, and safety on the road. 100mm travel, with lock-out and aluminum crown.
Mechanical Disc Brakes
Smooth, responsive stopping power no matter the weather.
Best for gravel
All terrain

Best for mountains
Some hills
  • Specifications
  • Sizing
  • Financing
  • Assembly & Owner's Manual
  • Frame 6061 Alloy MTB hardtail frame, Step-Thru for 26” wheels, 2 sets water bottle braze-ons (1x for 14", 16"), Rear rack braze-ons, and decals protected by clear-coat
  • (Legacy) Fork Front suspension fork 100mm travel, w/lock-out, alloy crown + steel stanchions, 1 1/8/28.6 threadless x 120mm
  • Suntour Fork: 100mm travel, dual leg preload adjusters w/right-side damper cartridge, aluminum crown + steel stanchions, post-mount disc caliper (no adapter), 1 1/8/28.6 threadless x 120mm L
  • Rims Retrospec aluminum double-wall 32H, 20mm apex section, precision machined brake tracks with wear indicator
  • Hubs Aluminum, ball-bearing, 32H, QR Front/100mm & Rear/135mm
  • Spokes 14G stainless steel
  • Tires Kenda K1153 26 x 2.10 (or Wanda 26 x 2.125 P1197A), S/V
  • Kickstand Alloy chainstay mount
  • Rear Derailleur Shimano Tourney 7S
  • Front Derailleur Shimano TY-300 (triple)
  • Shifters Shimano EZFire-500 Shifters
  • Crank Prowheel alloy cranks 175mm x 24/34/42
  • Chain KMC Z-series 1/2 x 3/32"
  • BB Sealed Cartridge 68 x 120mm
  • Freewheel/Cog Shimano Tourney 500, 7S MegaRange 14-34T
  • Headset 1 1/8" (28.6mm) steel, Threadless, Semi-Integrated
  • Brakes Mechanical discs 160mm, w/aluminum brake levers
  • Handlebars Alloy riser 720mm x 30mm rise, 31.8 clamp OD
  • Grips Retrospec MTB
  • Stem Aluminum alloy Threadless,
  • Saddle Retrospec MTB
  • Seatpost Alloy 27.2mm x 350mm w/integrated seat clamp
  • Seatpost Clamp Aluminum alloy
  • Pedals Alloy Platform, 9/16"
  • Recommended Weight Limit 250 LBS
How to measure my inseam for a bike

Your inseam can help you find the perfect sized bike (measuring it properly is similar to pant inseams but measured a little differently). Here's how they work:

  1. Stand upright with your feet 6-8" apart.
  2. Using a tape measure or tailor tape, measure from the bottom of your foot to the top of the inside of your leg.
  3. Compare your inseam measurement to the standover height of the bike. You should have about an inch of space between your body and the top tube.
SizeHeight RangeStandover Height
14IN - XS 5'2"-5'5" 26"
16IN - S 5'5"-5'8" 29.5"
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Assembly & Owner's Manual
Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars
Based on 11 reviews
Total 5 star reviews: 7 Total 4 star reviews: 3 Total 3 star reviews: 0 Total 2 star reviews: 1 Total 1 star reviews: 0
11 reviews
  • Mary G.
    Verified Reviewer
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    He was right

    I got this bike a year ago as a gift from my husband and I love it. He mountain bikes. I am more of a hill and path biker but was very pleased with how easy it takes the hills and gravel. He kept telling me it was time to get rid of my 15 year old bike and that I was working too hard on our rides. He was right.

  • sheree
    Verified Buyer
    Rated 2 out of 5 stars
    2 Stars

    The tires grind gears. Was basically told to return or scrap the bike by the bike repair shop. But I believe the bike was final sale. The chain comes off frequently and the repairs will only last so long. But my 13 year old really loves it and despite the issues, it’s a good bike for a sale price. I’ve rode it and it was a bit unstable but overall a smooth ride.

  • William O.
    Flag of United States
    Verified Buyer
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Bike was scratched upon arrival.

  • Justice R.
    Flag of United States
    Verified Buyer
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    Great value for the money

    Disc brakes, while desirable, are difficult for the novice to adjust and get just right. For self assembly there are likely better options.

  • Jackie M.
    Flag of United States
    Verified Buyer
    Rated 4 out of 5 stars
    Terrible Instructions

    Great bike, terrible assembly instructions. Please update to include better pictures, pictures for every step, pictures of the items being assembled next to their name, and videos of someone assembling the bike.

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