The Rift Zone is our most playful trail bike, made for the rider that catches a bit of air off of every root in the trail, is always looking for an alternate line, and ends every ride with a smile. This is an all-around suspension bike with trail performance far outstretching the asking price.
Series 3 Aluminum Frame + 27.5" Wheels
The Rift Zone has a Series 3 6061 butted and hydroformed aluminum frame with 120mm travel MultiTrac suspension technology and playful 27.5" wheels. 27.5" wheels fit most riders better and create a lightweight and responsive bike, the most playful trail bike in the line.
Multitrac Suspension Technology
MultiTrac is an acclaimed suspension system, fine-tuned to have a balanced ride capable of absorbing big hits with an efficient pedaling platform. The rocker link provides a progressive leverage ratio for the rear shock for small bump sensitivity and the feeling of a long travel system on large drops and rocks.
Rift Zone models are compatible with internally routed dropper posts, with internal rear derailleur routing for a clean look and snag free ride.
Boost front spacing is paired with a 148x12mm Boost rear thru-axle on the Rift Zone 3 and Rift Zone 2 for frame and wheel strength, and future wheel upgrade compatibility.
A dropper seatpost allows you to quickly lower and raise your seat to give you an ideal riding position. Dropping your seat creates a lower center of gravity for better control and maneuverability on steep descents, while raising it puts you at normal riding height for efficient pedaling.
Construction can include either hydraulic- or cable-actuated systems and the post’s travel can either be infinitely adjustable or stopped at set intervals, depending on the model.
Dropper seatposts come in standard lengths and diameters and vary by the amount of travel.
Pedals sold separately
|Frame||Series 3 6061 Aluminum Frame, 27.5” Wheels, 120mm Travel, MultiTrac Suspension Platform, 73mm Threaded BB w/ ISCG05 Tabs|
|Fork||Marzocchi Bomber Z2 27.5", Rail Damper with Sweep Adjustment, 130mm Travel, Kabolt Bolt-On Axle, 44mm Offset|
|Headset||FSA No 57, Sealed Cartridge Bearings, 1 1/8" x 1 1/2”|
|Rear Shock||Fox Float DPS, Performance Series, EVOL Air Spring, 3 Position Compression Adjustment, Rebound Adjustment, Custom Tune, 210 x 50mm, M8 x 25mm Hardware Top and Bottom|
Front: 110 x 15 thru-axle
Rear: 148 x 12mm thru-axle
|Rims/Wheels||Marin Aluminum Double Wall, 29mm Inner, Sleeved Joint, Disc Specific, 32H, Tubeless Compatible|
|Hubs||Shimano HF-MT410B, Center LockMicrospline Freehub Body|
|Spokes||14g Black Stainless Steel|
|Tires||Maxxis Assegai, 27.5 x 2.5", MAXX TERAA, EXO, Tubeless Compatible|
|Crankset||FSA Grid, Modular 1x, MegaTooth Technology, Boost Spacing|
|Chainrings||32T Direct Mount|
|Bottom Bracket||Mego EXO 73mm BSA|
|Chain||KMC X-12 Silver and Black|
|Rear Derailleur||Shimano SLX SGS, Shadow Plus, Direct Attachment, 12-Speed|
|Cassette/Rear Cogs||Shimano, SLX 12-Speed, 10-51T|
|Shifters||Shimano Deore, 12-Speed, SL-7100R, I-Spec EV|
|Handlebars||Marin Mini-Riser, 6061 Double Butted Aluminum, 780mm Width, 28mm Rise, 5º Up, 9º Back|
|Tape/Grips||Marin Single Clamp Locking|
|Stem||Marin 3D Forged Alloy, 35mm|
|Brake Levers||Shimano MT4100 Hydraulic Lever, I-Spec EV Compatible|
|Brakes||Shimano MT420, 4-Piston Hydraulic Disc, 203/180mm Rotors|
|Saddle||Marin Speed Concept|
|Seat Post||TranzX, YSP23JL, 1x Remote, Size S 125mm Travel, Size M and L 150mm Travel, Size XL 175mm Travel, 30.9mm|
* Subject to change without notice.
Marin Hawk Hill
|Gloss Black/Charcoal/Silver / Small||732410001|
|Gloss Black/Charcoal/Silver / Medium||732410002|
|Gloss Black/Charcoal/Silver / Large||732410003||MARHAWKHILL32131|
|Gloss Black/Charcoal/Silver / X-Large||732410004|