Kona's Tonk handles it all — from meandering rides on sunny days to hardcore commutes in the heart of winter. This versatile workhorse boasts a Reynolds 520 chromoly frameset with Kona’s Endurance Road geometry for a fun, lively, and comfortable ride that shrugs off daily abuse. The smooth road feel is complemented by the easy-rolling Alex wheels and quality Schwalbe tires. And, for sailing up the climbs, this classy thoroughbred boasts a wide-range 18-speed drivetrain built with reliable FSA and Shimano components. The Tonk is built to be used day-in and day-out. That's why Kona built in a full complement of rack and fender mounts, as well as long reach brake calipers to ensure big-tire and fender clearance.
You are an artist, and the Unit is your canvas. Singlespeed singletrack machine? Yep. Loaded up for a quick overnight or an extended bikepacking trip? Yep. Add whatever drivetrain you like? Yep. Reynolds 520 chromoly gives that unmistakable smooth ride, and the simplicity of a single speed drivetrain keeps your options open. WTB Scraper i40 rims wrapped in 27.5 x 2.8-inch Ranger tires ensure flawless tubeless compatibility along with low rolling resistance and confidence-inspiring traction, and Tektro hydraulic disc brakes keep the reins tight for control under load and on dicey singletrack. Five sets of bottle cage mounts and rear rack mounts give you plenty of options for accessorizing your ride, because Kona wants you to do things your way — and there's nothing cooler than that.
Urban riding doesn't have to be about getting from Point A to Point B. The seasoned commuter knows that an efficient drivetrain, hydraulic disc brakes, fenders and a kickstand are essential. Running on pavement-gripping, surefooted WTB 650b x 47mm Horizon tires, weatherproofed by fenders, and powered by a SRAM 1x11 drivetrain, the Dr. Dew has everything a seasoned, knowledgeable rider could want in a bike. Recommended rack: Axiom Streamliner Disc DLX ($45).
Kona’s Cinder Cone has long worn the badge of a performance-oriented, get-on-and-go hardtail, evolving year after year to stay on the cutting edge of technology. Its latest incarnation is built around a Superlight 7046 aluminum frame that delivers explosive response, great handling, and incredibly low weight. A RockShox fork eats up chunky trails to keep you on track, while the quick handling 27.5-inch Maxxis rubber ensures you can carve whatever line you care to dream up. SRAM gets your wheels rolling with their sweet-shifting NX 1x11-speed drivetrain, and Shimano’s hydraulic disc brakes give you fingertip modulation to reverse the speed needle just in time to nail that switchback. To maximize your smile factor, Kona’s cockpit parts look good and feel even better, keeping the weight down and the control firmly in your hands. Like to get a little rowdier than cross-country sometimes? Kona does, too, so they gave the Cinder Cone internal dropper post routing, just for fellow rock gardeners like you.
Kona’s Cinder Cone has long worn the badge of a performance-oriented, get-on-and-go hardtail, evolving year after year to stay on the cutting edge of technology. Its latest incarnation is built around an aluminum frame that delivers explosive response, great handling, and incredibly low weight. A RockShox fork eats up chunky trails to keep you on track, while the quick handling 27.5-inch Schwalbe Nobby Nic tires ensures you can carve whatever line you care to dream up. SRAM gets your wheels rolling with their sweet-shifting NX 1x11-speed drivetrain, and Shimano’s hydraulic disc brakes give you fingertip modulation to reverse the speed needle just in time to nail that switchback. To maximize your smile factor, Kona’s cockpit parts look good and feel even better, keeping the weight down and the control firmly in your hands. Like to get a little rowdier than cross-country sometimes? Kona does, too, so they gave the Cinder Cone internal dropper post routing, just for fellow rock gardeners like you.
Kona's Mohala is a master at surfing swoopy descents, rolling right over and through the rough stuff, and carving tight lines down singletrack. The lightweight, dirt-loving frame is made from Kona's Race Light 7005-aluminum and rolls on a set of fast and playful 27.5-inch WTB rims and aggressive Maxxis tires for fast, nimble trail prowess. That ride is enhanced by the RockShox 100mm-travel fork and a Shimano Deore 3 x 10-speed drivetrain that delivers crisp shifting and great reliability. Mohala’s riding position is tuned for women, offering extra standover clearance for a riding position that is both comfortable and playful, a Kona specialty. With the powerful Deore disc brakes and reliable Kona touch points, you're about to take your riding to the next level.
The Mohala is designed around progressive geometry that is stable and confidence-inspiring for those looking to push their riding skill further. Based around a 27.5-inch wheel known for its quick handling traits, the Mohala retains a good footprint that makes solid contact with the trail. Spec’d with a RockShox fork, Shimano Deore hydraulic brakes, and a SRAM 11-speed drivetrain, the Mohala is built like a Kona and is ready take leaps and bounds on the trail with you.
How do you take a race-ready cross-country machine and make it into the bike you ride everyday? Kona shows us how with their Big Kahuna, a svelte, race-ready aluminum hardtail with plus-sized 27.5 x 2.8-inch Schwalbes to grab handfuls of traction and float over gnarly terrain. These meaty tires raise the fun factor along with the bike’s versatility, enhanced by a 100mm RockShox fork that keeps the front end tracking and your excitement high. That all-important rubber is well-supported by a pair of 40mm-wide WTB Scraper rims which are light enough to make their formidable strength seem impossible. All this rolling stock gets moving thanks to drivetrain components from Shimano and RaceFace, married in a 2x10-speed system with go-anywhere range. And, Shimano’s hydraulic disc brakes give you braking abilities that’ll make you contemplate equipping the bike with a seatbelt. Defy traditional bike boundaries and see what you can do on a Big Kahuna.
Kona's Esatto Disc is the bike you grab when high speed and savvy performance are at the top of your ride list. Its lively, SuperLight aluminum frame and carbon fork feature endurance geometry and roomy tire clearance to increase your comfort and confidence. It has a wide-range 20-speed Shimano drivetrain with guts to climb narrow dirt roads and still let you fly on descents and flats. And, with TRP's Spyre disc brakes, you have all-conditions stopping performance and fingertip control.
Past and present collide at the Roadhouse. A classic Reynolds 853 steel frame delivers a ride only steel is capable of, and Kona's beautiful brass fillet joints give the frame a timeless quality. Front and rear thru-axles, as well as a tapered carbon fork enhance lateral rigidity for direct power transfer, crisp steering response, and an intimate connection with the road. Clearnace for 30mm-wide tires and flat mount disc brake compatibility ensures impressive control on any road, in all conditions.
The Sutra is Kona's classic steel touring bike, with all the accoutrements you’ll need to set out on your dream trip. The Brooks B17 saddle and Shimano Deore drivetrain are complemented by the confidence-inspiring Hayes disc brakes and Schwalbe Marathon Mondial touring tires, giving you comfort and reliability over the long haul. Full-coverage fenders add to your happiness when life on the road turns wet, and a rear rack gives you loads of options when it comes to carrying gear. Whether it’s a weekend out of town or a summer on the open road, the Sutra is your ticket to freedom.
How do you take a race-ready cross-country machine and make it into the bike you ride everyday? Kona shows us how with their Big Kahuna, a svelte, race-ready aluminum hardtail with plus-sized 27.5 x 2.8-inch Schwalbes to grab handfuls of traction and float over gnarly terrain. These meaty tires raise the fun factor along with the bike’s versatility, enhanced by a 100mm RockShox Recon RL fork that keeps the front end tracking and your excitement high. That all-important rubber is well-supported by a pair of 40mm-wide WTB Scraper rims which are light enough to make their formidable strength seem impossible. All this rolling stock gets moving thanks to drivetrain components from Shimano and RaceFace, married in a 2x10-speed system with go-anywhere range. And, Shimano’s hydraulic disc brakes give you braking abilities that’ll make you contemplate equipping the bike with a seatbelt. Defy traditional bike boundaries and see what you can do on a Big Kahuna.
Kona's Precept 120 is a nimble, capable trail bike that excels in pretty much anything you'll encounter, from big climbs to rough descents. That agility comes courtesy of Kona's butted-aluminum frame that features 120mm of travel in an active, balanced, low-maintenance design. Up front, RockShox's 120mm-travel fork sucks up the hits and rails the corners. This capable bike is equipped with a 3 x 9-speed Shimano drivetrain to conquer all sorts of terrain and Shimano hydraulic disc brakes for serious stopping power. You also get reliable Kona controls and fast 27.5-inch WTB wheels, gripping relentlessly with Maxxis tires.
Multiple Bike-of-the-Year awards speak for themselves. The Ute is a well-designed, carry-everything utility bike that makes quick work of trips to the store, dropping the kids off at school, and bringing the tree home for the holidays. The 7005 aluminum frame keeps it light and strong, and a Shimano 18-speed drivetrain supplies plenty of gearing for spinning up steep hills and across long flat roads alike. And for maintaining control under load, front and rear hydraulic disc brakes put the power down when you need it most. No utility vehicle would be complete without the necessary cargo-carrying essentials, so Kona throws in a composite rear deck with left- and right-side bags for all your haulin' needs. Finally, a kickstand and front and rear fenders finish this extremely versatile build, giving you the opportunity to do more — maybe everything! — by bike.
Dirt, sand, or snow. Trail riding, backroad exploring, or simply keeping the pedals turning all winter. With a Kona 6061 aluminum frame, the Wo is designed to fit the largest tires available to enable your wildest ideas. 4.8-inch Schwalbe Jumbo Jims keep this rig afloat, and the Shimano 1x10 drivetrain gives you simple, dependable shifting in unkindly conditions. Add confident speed control thanks to Shimano hydraulic disc brakes and you can count on Wo to get you there, wherever that may be.
Like to get rowdy but still want the speed and rollover of a 29er hardtail? You need Honzo. Kona’s Honzo AL takes the cross-country efficiency and obstacle-clearing prowess of a 29er hardtail and cranks the fun to 11. This trail-shredding hardtail uses progressive geometry with short chainstays, long reach, and a slack head tube angle to give you a fast-climbing machine that scorches earth on the way down. RockShox provides a 120mm Recon fork to keep your wide 2.4-inch Maxxis front tire in control so you can get rad. SRAM’s NX 1 x 11-speed drivetrain delivers the range you need to get to the top, while a pair of Shimano hydraulic brakes let you bring the speed down in a hurry. And, you know Kona wants you grinning the whole time you’re riding their rigs, so they equipped the Honzo with rock-solid thru-axles front and rear just to make sure you're locked in for more fun than ever!
Full squish bikes may get all the attention these days, but nothing compares to riding a hardtail on the trail, and the Honzo CR Trail DL is perhaps the one bike that can steal the limelight. Its aggressive stance, nimble-handling carbon frame and mischievous attitude are characteristics that were born on Pacific Northwest trails, from the days when the ride was all about playing and having fun, even when things turned burly. A Boost 148mm rear axle gives you room for wide tires, while keeping the wheelbase short and snappy. It's also routed and ready for your favorite internal dropper post.
The 2019 Rove ST features 650b wheels with wider WTB Byway tires. Thru axles front and rear, a 1 x 11 SRAM Rival 1 drivetrain, and TRP Spyre brakes. To learn about our own Portlandistan edition of the Rove ST, click on Related Items. Most of the photos here show the bike in its Portlandistan form.
Gear up for your next big ride and dish out all the abuse you can muster on Kona's Process 111 frameset. With a straightforward aluminum frame stroking 111mm of rearend travel out of a RockShox Monarch, you have all you need to take control of the trail. Built for 27.5-inch wheels and a 130mm fork, the Process 111 frameset features internal dropper routing and 142x12mm rear axle spacing, and is ready to spec into your new favorite bike.
A good cross-country mountain bike needs to check off a long list of requirements. It needs to be light, stiff, capable of racing, and forgiving enough to ride all day long with friends. Kona’s Kahuna DL checks all these and more with a Race Light aluminum frame, 100mm-travel RockShox fork, and Maxxis Ikon tires wrapped around 29-inch WTB wheels. This race-ready, trail-savvy platform gets up to speed with a SRAM/RaceFace 1x11-speed drivetrain. And, Shimano’s got your back with a set of hydraulic brakes that scrub just enough speed to get you to the next acceleration.
Kona’s Big Honzo takes the playful, slack geometry Honzo uses to light up singletrack, and ups the ante with bigger rubber and bigger fun. With 27.5 x 2.8 Maxxis Rekon tires wrapped around WTB’s Scraper rims, your footprint opens up like a sled-dog’s paw, aggressively clawing earth and floating over terrain with ease. Kona really wants you to use ALL that extra traction, so they hook you up with a stiff, nimble aluminum frame that squeezes speed out of descents and begs to be swooped through corners. A RockShox Recon Silver fork plows through chunky trails with 120mm of go-fast travel, so you can rip through the gears of your 11-speed SRAM NX drivetrain. And, while we know you love to go fast, everyone eventually has to scrub some speed to nail a line. Take heart, Shimano’s got your back with a pair of burly hydraulic disc brakes that’ll slow you down in a hurry, especially with all that grip. Add the solid control offered by Kona’s durable cockpit parts with a work-and-play dropper post, and you’ve got a rig that’ll keep you grinning for hours on end.
The legend continues, with all the cyclocross-dominating spirit of the original Jake the Snake, updated to keep the competition scrambling. Kona’s long-running ‘cross racer is better than ever, with a lightweight, race-ready aluminum frame and full-carbon CX fork. Bunny hops are back on the menu with tough, WTB rims wrapped in tenacious Clement MXP tires, while Shimano delivers a Tiagra drivetrain that gives you the wide-ranging gears you need to master the entire course and the durability to do it every weekend. Shimano's hydraulic disc brakes are ‘cross favorites with the complete package: lightweight, powerful in any conditions, and reliable all season long. Transitions will feel like slipping in and out of a glove with Kona’s just-right cockpit pieces, tailored to the needs of modern racers. Hop that barrier and hop on the Jake to ride the Snake!
Classic looks and the smooth, precise ride of quality steel — the Wheelhouse is Kona's take on the modern disc road bike. The Wheelhouse shares all of the features of Kona's flagship steel road bike, the Roadhouse, in a more affordable parts spec. What it doesn’t miss out on is the Reynolds 853 frame and full carbon fork, flat mount disc brakes, and thru-axles at both ends. You get reliable shifting and capable stopping power through Shimano's Tiagra drivetrain and Tektro mechanical brakes, and Alex aluminum wheels wrapped in Schwalbe Spicer 30c tires provide responsive control. From the Sunday club ride to the gran fondo, the Wheelhouse is your steed. Note that the frameset is the same as that of the much more expensive Kona Roadhouse.
Wherever the trail leads, Kona's Precept 130 has the legs to carry you there. That agility comes courtesy of Kona's butted-aluminum frame, which features 130mm of travel in an active, balanced, low-maintenance design. RockShox's Sektor 140mm-travel fork sucks up the hits and rails the corners, while a RockShox Monarch RT Solo Air shock keeps the rear wheel floating over the bumps and pinned to the trail for superior traction. This highly capable bike is equipped with a Shimano 2 x 10-speed drivetrain to conquer all sorts of terrain and Shimano hydraulic disc brakes for serious stopping power. You also get reliable Kona controls and fast 27.5-inch WTB wheels equipped with Maxxis tires for all-around trail marauding.
Designed, tested and refined in the Pacific Northwest, with a total disregard for rules and tradition, the Process 153 DL is a trail bike that can only be a Kona. The 153mm-travel aluminum frame has a stable, low-slung geometry that makes it more than capable when the trail gets steep and loose. With a RockShox Monarch Plus shock you’ll rail berms, huck the drop, and float across roots and rock gardens. Designed around 27.5-inch wheels and 160mm-travel fork, this whip is classically Kona and indisputably yours.
A quality ride with long term durability. You choose to ride a Kona for good reason, and you want your kids to have that same experience. The Stinky 24 puts Kona’s full suspension knowledge to work in a performance kids’ bike with adaptable air suspension, a wide-range Shimano single-ring drivetrain, and 24 x 2.5-inch Maxxis High Roller tires.
Straight to the races with this one. An all new full carbon frame and fork with flat mount disc brakes, thru-axles front and rear, and fender mounts is the foundation for this year’s Jake series. Whether your sights are set on the ‘cross podium or the all day gravel epic, the Super Jake will get you there.
You don’t need the white stuff to have a blast on Kona’s Wo. It’s huge, 4.8-inch Schwalbe tires grab a hold of any terrain in any conditions with incredible traction while devouring bumps and trail chatter. The high-end aluminum frame and fork have an insatiable appetite for going fast and turn the Wo into a speed-seeking brute. A RaceFace/SRAM 11-speed drivetrain give you the gear range to feed the need, while Shimano hydraulics bring all that fun to a stop with precise modulation and incredible braking power. And, Kona’s renowned cockpit parts keep you comfortable whether you’re out for a few local trail laps or some truly all-terrain exploration.
All the wide-eyed fun of Kona's renowned Explosif, with the highly refined ride of titanium. Crafted in the USA by Lynskey Performance Designs, it features key refinements like singlespeed-capable sliding dropouts, 44mm head tube, and a compact rear triangle for snappy handling and scary-quick acceleration. Designed to accept 27.5-inch wheels, this frame is ready to scorch your favorite singletrack.
On race day, or any day on the trail, the last thing you want to think about is your equipment. That’s why Kona’s Kahuna DDL is put together with the kind of spec that you set and forget. The Race Light aluminum frame does exactly what it’s told with snappy efficiency, leaping forward when you mash the pedals and swooping through corners. Rough trails are short work for a RockShox Recon Gold fork that keeps you stuck to the line you carved out with fast-rolling Maxxis tires. Those tires hold on tight and spin up fast, thanks to light and strong WTB rims and a 1x11-speed Shimano/RaceFace drivetrain featuring an XT derailleur and Aeffect crank. The Kahuna DDL’s Shimano SLX brakes offer enough power that all you need is one finger to bring it all to a halt. Of course, if you stop, so does the fun.