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Trail 1 Hardtail Mountain Bike (2017)


Regular price £799.00 Sale price £1,199.99

A fast and fun bike, the lightweight trail frame introduces you to the huge world of Mountain bikes. Equipped with 100mm RockShox Recon Gold fork and fast rolling but nimble 27.5-inch wheels its the perfect bike to get you riding and experience the fastest most confident ride. Designed to be the best blend of fun, lightweight, reliability and cost, the Trail 1 offers a superb spec mixed with all day fun and comfort.

Smoothness and compliance are key features of a comfortable frame that you're excited to ride again and again. Thanks to Cannondale's proprietary Save technology in the rear triangle, Cannondale has carefully shaped the chainstays and seat stay for build in deflection providing the comfort and security you need.

The focus on stability and control continues with the Trial Geometry, the angles of the frame are specifically chosen to inspire confidence and embrace speed with traction and predictable steering.

The group-set is a combination of Shimano's ever reliable 11-speed SLX and XT shifting platform ensuring you have a wide range of gears with fast precise shifting for when you really need that edge. Shimano Deore Hydraulic brakes take care of stopping you on a dime, the 160mm rotors matched with the short pull levers offer excellent modulation, feel and power.

The Cannondale Trail 1 is a bike that keeps giving, designed to offer you a fast and stable entry into mountain biking your limits are nearly endless on the trail.


  • SMARTFORM ALLOY is Cannondale's premium 6069 and 6061 alloy tubing. Double Pass weld technology makes a smoother, stronger joint that prevents frame failure and the need for internal structures
  • SAVEPLUS found throughout the frame boosts comfort by engineering flex in the frame to reduce vibrations felt as well as improve tire contact on uneven surfaces
  • 27.5-inch wheels and tyres and fast rolling but manoeuvrable too
  • Shimano SLX and XT shifting offer fast and precise shifting all day long
  • RockShox Recon Gold forks offer 100mm of plush suspension
  • Shimano Deore hydraulic brakes


Frame Size Rider Height Rider Height
SMALL 163 - 168 cm 5' 4" - 5' 6"
MEDIUM 169 - 178 cm 5' 6" - 5' 10"
LARGE 179 - 186 cm 5' 10" - 6' 1"
XL 187 - 192 cm 6' 1" - 6' 3"


  • Frame
    Cannondale Trail, SmartForm C2 Alloy, SAVE, 1-1/8" head tube
  • Fork
    RockShox Recon Gold RL 27.5, 100mm Solo Air OneLoc, Remote Lockout, Rebound
  • Rims
    Cannondale DC 3.0, Double Wall, 32-hole
  • Hubs
    Formula DC51 Front, Formula DC-22 Rear
  • Spokes
    Stainless Steel 15g
  • Tyres
    WTB Nineline Comp DNA Compound, 27.5 x 2.0
  • Shifters
    Shimano SLX, 2x11
  • Front Mech
    Shimano SLX
  • Rear Mech
    Shimano XT, 11-speed
  • Chainset
    FSA Comet MegaExo
  • Chainrings
    36/26t, 11-speed
  • Cassette
    SunRace, 11-40t, 11-speed
  • Bottom Bracket
    FSA MegaExo
  • Chain
    KMC X11, 11-speed
  • Pedals
  • Saddle
    Cannondale Stage 3
  • Seatpost
    Cannondale C3, 6061 Alloy, 27.2 x 350mm (SM), 27.5 x 400mm (LX)
  • Stem
    Cannondale C3, 6061 Alloy, 1-1/8 31.8 -5 deg
  • Grips
    Cannondale Locking Grips
  • Brakes
    Shimano Deore Levers, Shimano Deore Hydraulic Disc 160/160mm Rotors
  • Handlebars
    Cannondale C3 Riser, Alloy 4-Degree Upsweep, 9-Degree Backsweep, 740x15mm

Free Delivery

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We're able to ship orders placed before 3pm on weekdays that same day when upgraded to either our DPD Next Day or DPD Saturday Delivery, otherwise delivery is FREE on orders over £40 with our economy delivery option, we aim to ship orders placed before 10am on weekdays that same day with delivery expected within four working days.

Tracking is provided upon dispatch and you can opt for order updates to be sent to you via Facebook Messenger if you would prefer this.

Please see our Delivery Information page for further details.


  • Economy Delivery
    Delivery typically within four working days
    FREE on orders over £40 otherwise £1.95
    Fully tracked and may require a signature
  • Next Day Delivery
    Delivery next working day
    Order before 15:00 for same day shipping
    £2.95 per order
    Mainland UK only
  • Saturday Delivery
    £8.95 per order
    Available until 15:00 on Friday
    Mainland UK only
  • Freight Delivery
    FREE on orders over £500
    £29.95 on orders under £500
    Order before 12:00 for same day shipping
    Delivery typically the next working day
    Mainland UK only

Free Returns

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We want you to be 100% happy with your purchase from us here at Scotby Cycles which us why we’re one of only two or three bike shops (and as far as we're aware the only independent bike shop) which offer free returns on all accessories and clothing.

If an item doesn't fit, or isn't quite what you expected then simply email with your order ID and ask for a returns number, once approved we’ll provide you with a free Royal Mail Tracked label so you can send us your returns completely free of charge from any Post Office branch within 30 days of purchase.

Please see our returns policy for full details.


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