It's right for you if...
You're cool with your wheels leaving the ground, but you also like to go the distance on marathon single-track sessions and aim to clear every rock garden on the first try. You want exceptional trail bike performance, with the same MTB frame and suspension tech found on higher-end trail bikes, at exceptional value.
The tech you get
A lightweight Alpha Platinum Aluminium frame, Shimano 2x11 drivetrain with a wide-range 11-42 cassette, Tubeless Ready Bontrager Line Comp 30 wheels with a 54-tooth Rapid Drive hub for quick engagement, a dropper post for on-the-fly saddle height adjustments. The 130 mm front and rear FOX suspension with Trek's exclusive RE:aktiv damper is enough to go big while staying fast on the flats and climbs.
The final word
It's a trail bike that is fully at capable keeping up with whatever you throw at it. It has the same frame and suspension tech found on our top-of-the-line trail bikes, with a wide-range 2x11 Shimano drivetrain. This means that there are smaller gaps between gears, so you can always find the right cadence for your terrain.