GT Karakoram 2.0 29er on sale at Nashbar.com for $499 with free shipping. That's an amazing price for that bike. (I bought the Karakoram 2.0 months ago, but I paid significantly more than that.)
GT Karakoram 2.0 29er Mountain Bike - Unbelievable Deals on Diamondback Elite Louis Garneau Shimano and More
Free shipping on orders over $50 ends tomorrow. Not sure how long the $499 Karakoram price will be there.
My only negative comment about that bike for that price (and that price, you can't do much better) is the fork, which I did replace on mine.
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