Trying out the 5+ on the Moab Brand Trails, my favorite testing grounds. I didn’t ride Deadman’s but with fresh legs would love to. Maybe March 2017 Outerbike.
I’m impressed! This is probably the first plus tire bike I’ve rode. The wheel and tire diameter is only 1/2″ less than my 29er but the roll-over with the 150mm fork and plus tire is amazing!
It isn’t just tire size that counts. Unlike most plus bikes the 5+ is designed for a plus tire. Yeti has made small design changes to fit the bike purpose.
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Testing the 5.5 on the Moab Brand Trails, Moab, Utah.
I demoed the 5.5 on the gnarly intermediate Styles Ranch Trail in south San Jose, California and the EZ, Lazy, and Bar B Trails at the Moab Brand Trails near Moab, Utah, my favorite testing terrain.
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Only a 15 minute movie but great production values and a big mountains bike packing adventure. This is real MTB! It reminds me of my solo fly-in 5 day MTB adventure ride in Alaska’s remote Wrangell Mountains.