KIDS' BIKE GUIDE
Start Them Off Right
Introduce your kids to the fun and freedom of cycling. With bikes available for all ages and stages, you can get your kids started off right. Cycling helps develop balance and instill healthy habits. It also gives children a sense of freedom and responsibility that builds confidence on and off the bicycle. Not sure which bike to choose? This guide will walk you through your options.
Featured Kids' Bike: Trek Precaliber (12" - 24")
For Toddlers - Up to 3 Years Old / 30-35" Tall
Toddlers love to explore the world on foot, imagine how much fun they'll have on two wheels! Introduce kids to cycling with a balance bike. Also called running bikes, they're made especially to help little cyclists learn the motor skills and balance they need to get around on two wheels.
For Tykes: 12" Bikes
2 1/2 - 4 Years Old / 35-40" Tall
Share the power of pedaling with your child when you get them their first "real" bicycle. These beginners' bikes get kids started with the basics of cycling by introducing brakes, coasting, and handling. Make sure to grab a helmet and pads to ease the transition to riding without training wheels.
For Kindergartners: 16" Bikes
3-6 Years Old / 39-46" Tall
The next step up in beginners' bikes to get them used to slightly bigger wheels. Make sure to grab a helmet and pads to ease the transition to riding without training wheels if it's time for your young one to take the next step.
Age: 5-10 Years Old / 45-63" Tall
At this stage, a variety of more purpose-built bikes become available in just the right size. Mountain bikes are built tough to handle rough terrain, road bikes are quick and maneuverable, and BMX bikes will handle all the curb-hopping and sweet jumps your kid can hope for. Whatever their need, there's a bike for that.
Approximately 11+ Years Old / 67"+ Tall
Give your teen the gift of freedom with a new bicycle; the more they explore, the more they'll grow. Commuter and fitness bikes are built to handle the demands of riding around urban areas. Road bikes are built to fly. And mountain bikes are built to conquer local trails. BMX bikes are also a great choice!