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    Best first bike under$800...

    Been asking around and I see it's not an easy task and opinions vary but want to know what's the best mountain bike I can get for about $800? I'm 6'0 tall, 220 lbs., and inseam is 32 inches...

    I'm looking for something I can ride around on the street and tough enough that can take a few trails... No hard jumping or anything just some strolls through some trails and tough enough for riding around town...

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    The best bike is the one that fits,and that you like for whatever reason. At what ever price point bike are very much the same.

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    If you KNOW what fits you, you can order an Airborne or a BAMF or the like and get really good bang for your buck. But definitely start out test riding some bikes for comfort and (most importantly) fit.

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    I'm 6'1, 185lbs with a 32" and ride a 19" to 19.5" frame, but with a lot of these new styled frames, stand over height isn't that big of a issue so its always good to go out to a LBS and just try a few out.

    Jenson is having some solid deals though...

    Focus Black Forest 4.0 26" Bike 2012 > Sale | Jenson USA Online Bike Shop

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    Thanks guys... Wish it was easier than car buying. Lol

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    For that price look to see if there's any good used bikes in your area

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