The Altitude will be Rocky Mountains' key platform for enduro racing and aggressive trail riding. Ridden by the Rocky Mountain Race Face Enduro Team, this bike is fast. Already race proven with Jesse's win at the EWS in Zermatt, the redesigned Altitude is now more capable than ever.
The goal with the redesign was to create a bike that would be competitive on today's racetracks while still being a ton of fun for those getting out on weekends. We might not all smash racetracks and stand on podiums like Jesse Melamed, but we can all relate to the feeling of committing to ride a little faster or hitting that feature you usually skip over. The Altitude has everything that you need to take your riding to the next level.
Looking at the needs of shorter riders vs. taller riders, they've introduced a wheelsize split on the medium Altitude frame. The Altitude is designed high speed descending and aggressive riding, which is why they've offered four frame sizes including both size small and medium with 27.5" wheels.
Frame: SMOOTHWALL Carbon | Full sealed cartridge bearings | Press fit BB92 | Internal cable routing | 2-Bolt ISCG05 Tabs | RIDE-9 Adjustable Geometry | 2 Position Axle | 160mm Travel | SMOOTHWALL Carbon Rear Triangle
Front Travel: 170mm
Shock: Fox Float X2 Factory | Sealed Bearing Eyelet | 25x8mm F Hardware | SM = 210x55mm | MD-LG-XL = 230x60mm | Size-Specific tune in FAQ
Rear Travel: 160mm
Headset: ZS44 | ZS56
Brakes: 180mm Post Mount
Bottom Bracket: Press Fit BB92
Rear Hub: RMB Axle | 163mm x 12mm x 1.5mm
Seatpost: 30.9 Seat tube diameter | 34.9 Seat Clamp diameter
Weight: 3.4KG | 7.5 LBS | Incl. axle, seat collar, chainguide, and all protectors