On the search for a new gravel bike to add to your arsenal Our team has researched the best models on the market and bought 8 to put to the test in our updated review. Gravel riding has exploded in popularity in recent years, and there are so many models that choosing the right one can be a challenge. Our team of experienced riders and testers pedaled hours upon hours and clocked thousands of miles on gravel, tarmac, and even a bit of singletrack. We zeroed in on several vital performance metrics like uphill and downhill performance, versatility, weight, and build to accurately determine our award winners and bring you this in-depth review.
If you’re not yet sold on a gravel bike, there are loads of other bike styles to choose from. With a bit of digging, you are sure to find a model that suits your riding preference. From there, you can build up your dream bike with the addition of the best mountain bike pedals, our favorite mountain bike saddle, handlebars, and even the top-rated bike panniers so you can be ready for any adventure.