Mountain Bike Rentals in Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara Bikes To Go

Mountain Bike Rentals

Hard-Tail MTB starting at $60

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Full-Suspension MTB starting at $80

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Premium Carbon MTB starting at $100

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Note: You will be able to choose which bike you would like in checkout

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Specialized Rockhopper

Frame: Alloy
Wheel Size: 27.5 & 29

Price Level: Hardtail
Frame Sizes: XS, Small, Medium, Large, XL

Our front suspension mountain bikes are prefect for the easier mountain bike trails in the area or cruising around the city as they have 20 to 27 gears. Our hardtail mountain bikes range from 27.5 to 29er wheel sizes. The mountain bikes are a mix of 2018, 2019, and 2020 Specialized Pitch and Rockhopper.

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2020 Ibis Ripmo AF 29er

Frame: Alloy
Wheel Size: 29
Components: Shimano Deore. 11 - Speed
Geometry: Trail / All Mountain
Price Level: Full-Suspension
Frame Sizes: Medium, Large, & XL

Say hello to the newest mountain bike rental in our fleet. From the award-winning frame builders over at Ibis, we bring you the Ripmo AF! This full-suspension mountain bike has it all. The frame is built to handle any trail and fit any type of rider. The 12 speeds and 29er wheels make it fast and sturdy on the climbs up our steep mountains. The 160mm of travel in the front and 147mm in the back create a downhill experience that speed demons and technical riders will surely appreciate. The AF stands for its aluminum frame, built tough to handle the rocky singletrack that Santa Barbara mountain biking is known for.

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2020 Stumpjumper FSR Comp 650

Frame: Alloy
Wheel Size: 27.5
Components: SRAM NX Eagle! 12 - Speed
Geometry: Trail / All Mountain
Price Level: Full-Suspension
Frame Sizes: Small

The 2019 Stumpjumper 650B is our top mountain bike rental recommendation. With reliable Sram components and an Eagle in the back cassette you'll be set for a fast and fun ride both up and down the mountain! Weather cruising some of the beginner trails in SB or hitting some of the more black diamond level trails this is the mountain bike we suggest to rent while riding in Santa Barbara.

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2016 Rhyme FSR 6Fattie (plus tire size)

Frame: Alloy
Wheel Size: 27.5
Components: Shimano Deore & SRAM GX
Geometry: All Mountain / Enduro
Price Level: Full-Suspension
Frame Sizes: Small

This bike is the definition of smooth. The Rhyme 6Fattie sports 6” of suspension on 3 inch tires. The bigger tires keep you glued to the ground and add even more suspension on top of the bikes already cushy fork and rear shock. It may not be the world’s fastest climber but it does ok and the downhills will put you on cloud 9. If you’d like to try something new while in town we suggest you take advantage of the plus size tire mountain bike rental. It’ll turn heads, keep you smiling, and you’re sure to enjoy this mountain bike while riding in Santa Barbara.


2022 Specialized Stumpjumper Alloy

Frame: Alloy
Wheel Size: 29
Components: SRAM SX 12-Speed
Geometry: Trail/All Mountain
Price Level: Full-Suspension
Frame Sizes: S3 (fits 5'5''-5'11''), S4 (fits 5'8''-6'2''), S5 (fits 5'10''-6'4'')


Lightweight, durable, and 29 inch wheel capability- The new 2022 Stumpjumper Alloy is your mid-travel machine. Built to roll over obstacles with confidence and climb with speed, this bike will have you flowing and flying. It's new design with shorter chain stays offers a nimble ride.


Included in Every MTB Rental:

  • Maintained Mountain Bike
  • Helmet
  • Water Bottle
  • Saddle Bag
  • Flat Fix Kit with Tube
  • Maps
  • Trail Advice
  • Delivery for orders $200 or greater with a 1 day rental period minimum
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2020 Santa Cruz Hightower Carbon R 29

Frame: Carbon
Wheel Size: 29
Travel: 150 mm
Components: SRAM NX Eagle
Geometry: Trail / All Mountain
Price Level: Premium Full Carbon
Frame Sizes: MED, LG, XL

If 29ers are your thing then this is your ticket; it doesn’t get much better then a carbon Santa Cruz 29er from Santa Cruz. This mountain bike is great for climbing some of our steeper terrain and does really well on trails like Romero, San Ysidro, McMenemy, Gerard, Eilings, and Tuckers Grove. For those that love the feel of the big wheels a 29er has to offer these mountain bike rentals are the perfect fit while in Santa Barbara.

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2021 Santa Cruz Bronson Carbon R (Mixed Wheels)

Frame: Carbon
Wheel Size: 27.5 Rear ~ 29er Front (Backwards Mullet Baby)
Travel: 160 mm
Components: SRAM NX Eagle 12 Speed
Geometry: All Mountain / Enduro
Price Level: Premium Full Carbon
Frame Sizes: Small, Medium, Large, and XL

Say hello to a funky mixed wheel set paired with the beautifully balanced geometry of Santa Cruz's playful everyday mountain bike. If you can't decide whether 27.5 or 29er sized wheels are the way to go, give the Bronson a try. The 29er up front will grant you the stability and traction that 29er die hards love for their need for speed and their quest for strong climbs. The 27.5 wheel in the back allows the bike to maintain it's playful ability to carve past tight corners and launch into the air with ease. But enough about the wheels the lightweight Bronson boasts a 150mm VPP shock in the back and a 160mm RockShox Lyrik Select up front. A suspension set up that is sure to make you salivate over the downhills. Ready to take a mountain bike rental that'll remind you that you're a child at heart? Say hello to the Santa Cruz Bronson.

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2021 Ibis Mojo HD5 Carbon Deore 27.5

Frame: Carbon
Wheel Size: 27.5
Travel: 170 mm
Components: Shimano Deore
Geometry: All Mountain / Enduro
Price Level: Premium Full Carbon
Frame Sizes: Large

The Ibis Mojo HD5 is the newest member of Santa Barbara's largest high-end mountain bike rental fleet. Ibis is well known for their award winning frame designs, and the Mojo frame does not disappoint. The geometry is perfectly balanced for downhills and climbs to be equally enjoyed. The bike comes outfitted with 27.5 wheels which is perfect for the tight Santa Barbara switchbacks. The Deore components and DVO suspension make this bike one of the most playful and reliable downhill bikes you'll ever ride. Come check it out!

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19' & 20' Stumpjumper Carbon Comp 29

Frame: Carbon
Wheel Size: 29
Travel: 150 mm
Components: SRAM NX Eagle & SRAM Guide
Geometry: Trail / All Mountain
Price Level: Premium Full Carbon
Frame Sizes: Small (19' ladies specific), Large (20')

The Carbon Stumpjumper 29er welcomes the newest or our mountain bike rentals in our fleet. This bike is designed for the rider looking for unparalleled speed and performance while climbing up our Santa Ynez Mountain Range. Once you've made it to the top with the help of the Sram Eagle set up you'll be treated to a comfortable downhill ride thanks to the 150 mm travel. Swing by our shop in Santa Barbara to check it out!

NEW - Rent a Garmin Edge 1030 with your Bike Rental
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Explore Santa Barbara with Confidence

  • Only $20 for 1 day and $5/day for everyday thereafter
  • Loaded with Santa Barbara biking routes for all riding levels
  • Easy to see step by step navigation
  • Track and record a variety of riding data and metrics
  • Simple to use interface with large screen
  • Enjoy a bike ride that you know you'll love without getting lost!
To Reserve the Garmin Edge 1030 Computer please select the item in checkout
3 Hours $40 NA NA
24 Hours $60 $80 $100
2 Days $110 $150 $170
3 Days $140 $180 $200
4 Days $160 $200 $230
5-7 Days $180 $230 $260
2 Weeks $210 $300 $330
3 Weeks $230 $330 $380
1 Month $250 $350 $395
2 Months $450 $550 $595
3 Months $650 $750 $795

Note: You will be able to choose which bike you would like in checkout

Required for Premium MTB Rental: Photo ID, License Plate Number, $2,000 credit card authorization hold per bike.

Book your bike rental above or contact us with questions using the form below

We are working hard to respond and can offer availability within 24 hours. Thank you! Phone: (805) 628-2444

Santa Barbara Bikes To-Go provides a variety of mountain bike rentals to cover all types of riders. From the elite cyclist that wants to put in some miles with an XC 29er to the rider looking for some adrenaline with a sweet all mountain 27.5 enduro bike. Mountain biking Santa Barbara can be a blast and there's a trail for everyone here. There are fun and easy trails like Eilings Park to the more intense rides like Jesusita. If you're coming to Santa Barbara come see us!

Our new  bike shop is located centrally downtown. You can ride directly from the shop and see most of the city and even get to some of the mountain biking trails in Santa Barbara. If you’d prefer to come to our shop we can get you setup onsite and show you some different trail options on our in house maps. We also provide bike racks so you can get to the roughly two dozen trails in the area.

Specialized is our main brand for road and mountain bike rentals.  We carry both a base level and premium level for rent. Our mountain bike rentals come in three categories; a base level hardtail, a base level full suspension, and a premium level carbon full suspension.  We have the largest mountain bike rental fleet in town consisting of Specialized Stumpjumpers, Enduro’s, Camber’s, Rhyme, Rockhopper, Pitch’s, and more. Whether you want to scale Santa Barbara on the road or in the dirt we’ve got your 2-wheel riding covered!

Santa Barbara Mountain Bike Rentals include:
Specialized, Santa Cruz, and Ibis

Bike Racks for Rent to get you to the trails: $10/ day, $25 / multiple days, and $45 / week

Distance from Shop to trails. For Maps Click here
Eilings: 3.2 miles
Jesusita: 5 miles
Tuckers: 8 miles
Romero: 8 miles