Developed in conjunction with freeride legend Matt Jones and taking its name from the most rough and tumble piece of Marin County, the all-new San Quentin collection lives up to the notoriety of the namesake maximum security California State Prison. Blending the strength and style of our Alcatraz dirt jump frame with the natural trail savvy of the Nail Trail hardtail, the San Quentin family of aggressive trail hardtails is the perfect mash-up for the modern trail rider.
The Alcatraz was designed from the ground up to be the best dirt jump hardtail you have ever ridden. We worked hand-in-hand with Matt Jones to define the exact needs of a modern dirt jump frame, and are proud to release the complete Alcatraz into the world. The 6061 aluminum frame is stiff and overbuilt for abuse, with a tapered headtube and 135x10mm horizontal dropouts with a chain tension device for either single speed or geared builds.
Nail Trail E
The all new Nail Trail E series of eMTBs bring a new zip to mountain biking, allowing riders to go farther and have more fun than ever before. These trails hardtail models were build from a performance mountain bike DNA, making them feel at home under the seasoned professional or any different fitness levels allowing more people than ever to share the joy mountain biking, maximizing the adventure with half the effort.
The Nail Trail family represents everything a trail hardtail should be. Durable and lightweight Series 3 hydroformed 6061 aluminum alloy frames feature compliance enhancing fastback stays, internal dropper routing, 148x12mm Boost spacing, and long and low trail geometry for singletrack speed and a trail playfulness not usually seen in hardtails. With 120mm travel suspension forks, wide-range 11-speed drivetrains, and internal dropper post options the Nail Trail is ready for just about anything the trail dishes out.
The drive to win comes from within. The Team Marin has been brought back to the racing scene with a whole new attitude. Built to offer the most performance to value for up-and-coming cross country racers, the Team Marin features a Series 3 aluminum frame and internal dropper post routing. From beating your friends on a training ride, to smashing local rivals on the weekend, the Team Marin is built with Marin’s long racing heritage to make sure you win come race day.
The Pine Mountain is taking hardtail adventure and trail riding to the next level with classic steel frames and large volume 27.5+ tires that roll fast and grip anything. Choose between Columbus Thron tubing and locking thru-axles on the Pine Mountain 2, or butted CroMo frames on the Pine Mountain and Pine Mountain 1 and go places you didn’t think a hardtail could. Trail ready geometry, plus-sized tires, and wide-range 1x drivetrains makes these bikes worthy of both your daily ride and most epic trail adventures. It’s time to get out and explore with the Marin Pine Mountain.
The Bobcat Trail family of trail hardtails are designed for the hardtail enthusiast and recreational mountain bike rider looking for modern geometry and proper singletrack capabilities. Marin does not hold back from making the best-in-class frames in the industry, constructed from lightweight Series 2 aluminum alloy, with long and low trail geometry and 27.5” or 29” wheels. Bobcat Trail models feature hydraulic disc brakes, and are available with 8, 9, or 10-speed drivetrains.
The Wildcat Trail line of mountain bikes are designed specifically for women riders with Women’s Fit Geometry, and component selections like saddle, grips, and short-reach brake levers suited to female body dimensions. The Wildcat Trail 5 and 3 models have a trail-focused design based on the Bobcat Trail family of bikes with Series 2 aluminum frames, long and low trail geo, and hydraulic disc brakes. The Wildcat Trail 1 builds from the Bolinas Ridge family and is oriented towards the more recreational mountain biker with a neutral stance for stability and predictable handling.
The Bolinas Ridge family of mountain bikes are designed for the recreational mountain biker looking to explore the local singletrack or explore dirt paths. Using our lightweight Series 1 aluminum alloy frames, 100mm travel suspension forks, and reliable Shimano drivetrains, these bikes are capable of tackling real trails and pushing your own boundaries. All models feature disc brakes for the best in safety and control. Get outside and explore with the Marin Bolinas Ridge.