Marin Bobcat Trail 5 27.5 2022 Mountain Bike

4.3 out of 5 Customer Rating

The Details

The Bobcat Trail has a modern trail geometry capable of exploring singletrack trail systems. It is a capable mountain bike with the best frame and solid components. It is the perfect choice for a recreational rider looking to step up.


This is the 27.5" version of the Bobcat Trail 5 a 29" version is also available.

The Bobcat Trail is a slick-looking bike thanks to its internally routed cables and gloss black colour. It also features dropper post routing, one of its many features to allow you to upgrade your mountain bike.

The Bobcat Trail 5 features Shimano Deore 11-Speed. With a massive 11-51T rear cassette you will be able to cover almost any gradient. The rear derailleur also has a clutch system meaning you will eliminate "chain slap". This stops your chain unshipping and protects your frame.

Our Verdict

The Bobcat Trail is a modern trail geometry capable of exploring singletrack trail systems. It is a capable mountain bike with the best frame and solid components. It is the perfect choice for a recreational rider looking to step up.

Key Specifications

Key Specifications

  • Frame - Series 2 Aluminum Frame
  • Fork - SR Suntour XCM HLO-DS Fork (120mm travel)
  • Drivetrain - Shimano Deore 11 Speed
  • Brakes - Shimano Hydraulic Disc Brakes

Full Specification

  • Frame - Series 2 6061 Aluminum, 27.5" or 29” Wheels, Low Standover, 68mm BB shell, 135mm Forged Dropouts, IS Chainstay Disc Mount, Internal Housing & Dropper Post Routing
  • Fork - SR Suntour XCM HLO-DS, 120mm Travel, Hydraulic Lockout, 46mm Offset
  • Shock -
  • Number of Gears - 11
  • Shifters - Shimano Deore 11 Speed
  • Chainset - Marin Forged Alloy Crank
  • Chainrings - Steel Narrow-Wide Chainring, 32T
  • Cassette - SunRace 11-Speed, 11-51T
  • Chain - KMC X11
  • Front Derailleur - N/A
  • Rear Derailleur - Shimano Deore 11 Speed with Clutch
  • Bottom Bracket - External Sealed Cartridge Bearings
  • Pedals - Nylon Platform
  • Rims - Marin Aluminum Double Wall, 29mm Inner, Pinned Joint, Disc Specifc
  • Front Hub - Forged Alloy, Disc, 32H
  • Rear Hub - Forged Alloy, Disc, 32H
  • Front Tyre - WTB Trail Boss Comp, 27.5/29x2.25, Wire Bead
  • Rear Tyre - WTB Trail Boss Comp, 27.5/29x2.25, Wire Bead
  • Front Brake - Shimano BR - MT200 Hydraulic Disc 160mm rotor
  • Rear Brake - MT200 Hydraulic Disc 160mm rotor
  • Brake Levers - Shimano BL-MT201
  • Handlebars - Marin 31.8 Riser, 12mm Rise, 780mm Width
  • Grips - Marin MTB, Closed End
  • Headset - FSA No.10-P
  • Stem - Marin Alloy, 31.8mm Clamp, 45mm
  • Saddle - Marin MTB
  • Seatpost - Marin Alloy, 30.9
  • Manufacturers disclaimer - Please note that, based on component availability and other factors, specifications are subject to change without notice.

Sizing Information

Marin Hardtail MTB Size Guide

The below Size Guide is relevant for San Quentin, Bobcat and Bolinas bikes.


Height (ft) Height (cm) Size
4'10" - 5'2" 147 - 157 XS
5'2" - 5'5" 158 - 165 S
5'5" - 5"9' 166 - 175 M
5'9" - 6' 176 - 183 L
6' - 6'4" 184 - 193 XL

 

The below Size Guide is relevant for Team Marin and Pine Mountain bikes.


Height (ft) Height (cm) Size
5'3" - 5'6" 160 - 168 S
5'6" - 5'9" 169 - 175 M
5'9" - 6' 175 - 183 L
6' - 6'4" 184 - 193 XL

Delivery

Standard Delivery - FREE on all bikes**

Bikes are given a full pre-delivery inspection and delivered 95% built, with only pedals to be fitted and handlebars to be adjusted. Sent via a 24 hour courier service in a best in sector bike cargo box with wheel braces and wrapped in 100% recyclable protective packaging to prevent damage during transit.

**Some off-shore locations and areas of Scotland may incur a surcharge of £39.99. Please check shipping cost before checking out, these areas may also have an extended lead time.

 

Premium Delivery  - FREE on bikes over £3999*

Our Premium same-day bike delivery service is our quickest and best delivery service; once despatched, you'll receive your new bike later that same day with a personalised delivery slot to suit you. Your bike will come fully built and 100% ready to ride, with any accessories you've ordered fitted too. Our Customer Care team will call to arrange a delivery day and a personalised delivery slot to suit you. There are no middlemen or distribution centres - your new bike will come from Rutland Cycling, direct to your doorstep. Plus, there is no packaging to dispose of!

* Postcode exclusions apply, normally £99.

 

Same Day Premium bike delivery at Rutland Cycling

 

Click & collect - FREE on ALL bikes

Our Click & Collect service offers all the benefits of shopping online, combined with an award-winning retail experience in one of our stores. Simply order your items, select Click & Collect and pick up your item at a time that's convenient for you - our stores are open 7 days a week. Best of all, the service is completely free.

Reviews

Your Questions Answered

The Bobcat Trail has a modern trail geometry capable of exploring singletrack trail systems. It is a capable mountain bike with the best frame and solid components. It is the perfect choice for a recreational rider looking to step up.


This is the 27.5" version of the Bobcat Trail 5 a 29" version is also available.

The Bobcat Trail is a slick-looking bike thanks to its internally routed cables and gloss black colour. It also features dropper post routing, one of its many features to allow you to upgrade your mountain bike.

The Bobcat Trail 5 features Shimano Deore 11-Speed. With a massive 11-51T rear cassette you will be able to cover almost any gradient. The rear derailleur also has a clutch system meaning you will eliminate "chain slap". This stops your chain unshipping and protects your frame.

Key Specifications

  • Frame - Series 2 Aluminum Frame
  • Fork - SR Suntour XCM HLO-DS Fork (120mm travel)
  • Drivetrain - Shimano Deore 11 Speed
  • Brakes - Shimano Hydraulic Disc Brakes

Full Specification

  • Frame - Series 2 6061 Aluminum, 27.5" or 29” Wheels, Low Standover, 68mm BB shell, 135mm Forged Dropouts, IS Chainstay Disc Mount, Internal Housing & Dropper Post Routing
  • Fork - SR Suntour XCM HLO-DS, 120mm Travel, Hydraulic Lockout, 46mm Offset
  • Shock -
  • Number of Gears - 11
  • Shifters - Shimano Deore 11 Speed
  • Chainset - Marin Forged Alloy Crank
  • Chainrings - Steel Narrow-Wide Chainring, 32T
  • Cassette - SunRace 11-Speed, 11-51T
  • Chain - KMC X11
  • Front Derailleur - N/A
  • Rear Derailleur - Shimano Deore 11 Speed with Clutch
  • Bottom Bracket - External Sealed Cartridge Bearings
  • Pedals - Nylon Platform
  • Rims - Marin Aluminum Double Wall, 29mm Inner, Pinned Joint, Disc Specifc
  • Front Hub - Forged Alloy, Disc, 32H
  • Rear Hub - Forged Alloy, Disc, 32H
  • Front Tyre - WTB Trail Boss Comp, 27.5/29x2.25, Wire Bead
  • Rear Tyre - WTB Trail Boss Comp, 27.5/29x2.25, Wire Bead
  • Front Brake - Shimano BR - MT200 Hydraulic Disc 160mm rotor
  • Rear Brake - MT200 Hydraulic Disc 160mm rotor
  • Brake Levers - Shimano BL-MT201
  • Handlebars - Marin 31.8 Riser, 12mm Rise, 780mm Width
  • Grips - Marin MTB, Closed End
  • Headset - FSA No.10-P
  • Stem - Marin Alloy, 31.8mm Clamp, 45mm
  • Saddle - Marin MTB
  • Seatpost - Marin Alloy, 30.9
  • Manufacturers disclaimer - Please note that, based on component availability and other factors, specifications are subject to change without notice.

The Bobcat Trail is a modern trail geometry capable of exploring singletrack trail systems. It is a capable mountain bike with the best frame and solid components. It is the perfect choice for a recreational rider looking to step up.

Sizing Information

Marin Hardtail MTB Size Guide

The below Size Guide is relevant for San Quentin, Bobcat and Bolinas bikes.


Height (ft) Height (cm) Size
4'10" - 5'2" 147 - 157 XS
5'2" - 5'5" 158 - 165 S
5'5" - 5"9' 166 - 175 M
5'9" - 6' 176 - 183 L
6' - 6'4" 184 - 193 XL

 

The below Size Guide is relevant for Team Marin and Pine Mountain bikes.


Height (ft) Height (cm) Size
5'3" - 5'6" 160 - 168 S
5'6" - 5'9" 169 - 175 M
5'9" - 6' 175 - 183 L
6' - 6'4" 184 - 193 XL

Standard Delivery - FREE on all bikes**

Bikes are given a full pre-delivery inspection and delivered 95% built, with only pedals to be fitted and handlebars to be adjusted. Sent via a 24 hour courier service in a best in sector bike cargo box with wheel braces and wrapped in 100% recyclable protective packaging to prevent damage during transit.

**Some off-shore locations and areas of Scotland may incur a surcharge of £39.99. Please check shipping cost before checking out, these areas may also have an extended lead time.

 

Premium Delivery  - FREE on bikes over £3999*

Our Premium same-day bike delivery service is our quickest and best delivery service; once despatched, you'll receive your new bike later that same day with a personalised delivery slot to suit you. Your bike will come fully built and 100% ready to ride, with any accessories you've ordered fitted too. Our Customer Care team will call to arrange a delivery day and a personalised delivery slot to suit you. There are no middlemen or distribution centres - your new bike will come from Rutland Cycling, direct to your doorstep. Plus, there is no packaging to dispose of!

* Postcode exclusions apply, normally £99.

 

Same Day Premium bike delivery at Rutland Cycling

 

Click & collect - FREE on ALL bikes

Our Click & Collect service offers all the benefits of shopping online, combined with an award-winning retail experience in one of our stores. Simply order your items, select Click & Collect and pick up your item at a time that's convenient for you - our stores are open 7 days a week. Best of all, the service is completely free.