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Trek Marlin 5 Gen 3

Trek Marlin 5 Gen 3
  • Color: Matte Dnister Black
  • Color: Power Surge
  • Color: Purple Flip To Trek Black Fade
$739.99
Color: Matte Dnister Black
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Wheel Size: Select wheel size
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Details

Marlin 5 is a trail-worthy daily rider that's perfectly suited for everyday adventures, on and off the trail. It features a trail-savvy frame with a suspension fork, 9-speed Shimano CUES shifting, and mounts for a rack and kickstand that make it an ideal choice for trail riders or anyone looking for a comfortable, stable commuter with the ruggedness of a real mountain bike.

It's right for you if...
- You're new to the trail and you’re looking for a real mountain bike that doubles as a commuter — and you want it all at an exceptional value.

The tech you get
- A lightweight aluminum frame with internal routing to protect your cables and add to the bike's sleek look, an upgraded 9-speed Shimano CUES drivetrain, a wide range of gearing so you always have the right gear for your terrain, powerful hydraulic disc brakes, and a terrain-smoothing suspension fork with a lockout.

The final word
- Marlin 5 is a great ride for all your adventures. It's also versatile and a popular ride on college campuses because the rack and kickstand mounts make it easy to accessorize and haul a load.

Why you'll love it
- Marlin Gen 3 gives you serious trail capability, with big tire clearance and slack, confidence-boosting geometry that keeps you stable from singletrack to city
- Rack and fender mounts make it easy to accessorize, so your mountain bike can double as a rugged commuter
- Its ThruSkew system is safer, simpler, and stronger, plus it makes removing the rear wheel easy for flat fixes in a pinch
- Internal routing makes it easy to add a dropper post that lets you lower your saddle on the fly for more confident descending
- Marlin models in sizes XXS and XS have a curved top tube and lower standover height that makes it easier for smaller riders to mount and dismount

Sizes:
Frame size number14.5"15.5"17.5"18.5"19.5"21.5"
Frame size letterXS SMMLLXL
Wheel size27.5" 27.5"29"29"29"29"
A — Seat tube34 374243.54550
B — Seat tube angle73.8° 73.8°73.4°73.4°73.4°73.4°
Effective seat tube angle74.0° 74.0°74.0°74.0°74.0°74.0°
C — Head tube length9 1010.51111.513.5
D — Head angle66.5° 66.5°66.5°66.5°66.5°66.5°
E — Effective top tube55.1 57.961.563.164.767.8
F — Bottom bracket height31.3 31.330.830.830.830.8
G — Bottom bracket drop4.5 4.56666
H — Chainstay length43.3 43.343.843.843.843.8
I — Offset4.2 4.24.64.64.64.6
J — Trail11 1111111111
K — Wheelbase109.2 112.1116.3118119.7123
L — Standover65.8 69.274.775.977.179.1
M — Frame reach39 41.54445.54749.5
N — Frame stack56.3 57.260.961.461.863.7
Sizes:
SizeRider HeightInseam
2XS 135 - 145 cm
4'5" - 4'9"
64 - 68 cm
25" - 27"
XS 145 - 155 cm
4'9" - 5'1"
69 - 73 cm
27" - 29"
S 155 - 165 cm
5'1" - 5'5"
74 - 78 cm
29" - 31"
M 165 - 176 cm
5'5" - 5'9"
79 - 83 cm
31" - 33"
ML 173 - 180 cm
5'8" - 5'11"
81 - 86 cm
32" - 34"
L 177 - 188 cm
5'10" - 6'2"
84 - 89 cm
33" - 35"
XL 188 - 195 cm
6'2" - 6'5"
89 - 91 cm
35" - 36"
2XL 195 - 203 cm
6'5" - 6'8"
91 - 97 cm
36" - 38"

Specs

Pedals VP-536 nylon platform
Fork Size: XS SR Suntour XCT 30, coil spring, preload, hydraulic lockout, 42mm offset for 27.5'' wheel, 100mm QR, 80mm travel
Size: S SR Suntour XCT 30, coil spring, preload, hydraulic lockout, 42mm offset for 27.5'' wheel, 100mm QR, 100mm travel
Size: M , ML , L , XL SR Suntour XCT 30, coil spring, preload, hydraulic lockout, 46mm offset for 29'' wheel, 100mm QR, 100mm travel
Hubs Front: Formula DC-20, alloy, 6-bolt, 5x100mm QR
Rear: Formula DC-22, alloy, 6-bolt, Shimano 8/9/10 freehub, 135x5mm QR
Rims Size: XS , S Bontrager Connection, double-wall, 32-hole, 20 mm width, Schrader valve, Black
Size: M , ML , L , XL Bontrager Connection, double-wall, 32-hole, 20 mm width, Schrader valve
Stem Size: XS , S Bontrager Comp, 31.8mm, 7 degree, 35mm length
Size: M , ML , L Bontrager Comp, 31.8mm, Blendr compatible, 7 degree, 50mm length
Size: XL Bontrager Comp, 31.8mm, Blendr compatible, 7 degree, 60mm length
Chain Shimano LG500, 9/10/11 speed
Frame Size: XS Alpha Silver Aluminum, curved top tube, internal derailleur & dropper post routing, rack and kickstand mount, 135x5mm ThruSkew
Size: S , M , ML , L , XL Alpha Silver Aluminum, internal derailleur & dropper post routing, rack and kickstand mount, 135x5mm ThruSkew
Tires Size: XS , S Bontrager XT3 Comp, wire bead, 30 tpi, 27.5x2.40''
Size: M , ML , L , XL Bontrager XT3 Comp, wire bead, 30 tpi, 29x2.40''
Brakes Size: XS , S Tektro HD-M276 hydraulic disc, short reach
Size: M , ML , L , XL Tektro HD-M275 hydraulic disc
Rotors Tektro, 6-bolt, 160mm
Headset Semi-integrated, 1-1/8''
Crankset Size: XS Prowheel C10Y-NW, 30T steel narrow-wide ring, 160mm length
Size: S , M , ML , L , XL Prowheel C10Y-NW, 30T steel narrow-wide ring, 170mm length
Seatpost Size: XS , S , M Bontrager alloy, 31.6mm, 12mm offset, 330mm length
Size: ML , L , XL Bontrager alloy, 31.6mm, 12mm offset, 400mm length
Shifters Shimano U4000, 9 speed
Handlebars Size: XS Bontrager alloy, 31.8mm, 5mm rise, 690mm width
Size: S Bontrager alloy, 31.8mm, 15mm rise, 720mm width
Size: M , ML , L , XL Bontrager alloy, 31.8mm, 15mm rise, 750mm width
Tape/Grips Bontrager XR Trail Comp, nylon lock-on
Rear Derailleur Shimano CUES U4000
Cassette/Freewheel Shimano LINKGLIDE LG300, 11-46, 9 speed

* Subject to change without notice.

Part Numbers

Option UPC MPN Store SKU
Purple Flip To Trek Black Fade / X-Small / 27.5-inch 768682161074 5292530 5292530
Matte Dnister Black / Small / 27.5-inch 768682139332 5292507 5292507
Matte Dnister Black / Medium/Large / 29-inch 768682139356 5292509 5292509
Purple Flip To Trek Black Fade / X-Large / 29-inch 768682160633 5292535 5292535
Purple Flip To Trek Black Fade / Large / 29-inch 768682160718 5292534 5292534
Purple Flip To Trek Black Fade / Medium / 29-inch 768682160657 5292532 5292532
Power Surge / Medium / 29-inch 768682160756 5292524 5292524
Power Surge / X-Small / 27.5-inch 768682160695 5292522 5292522
Purple Flip To Trek Black Fade / Medium/Large / 29-inch 768682160794 5292533 5292533
Matte Dnister Black / Large / 29-inch 768682139073 5292510 5292510
Power Surge / X-Large / 29-inch 768682160916 5292527 5292527
Purple Flip To Trek Black Fade / Small / 27.5-inch 768682160831 5292531 5292531
Power Surge / Large / 29-inch 768682160817 5292526 5292526
Matte Dnister Black / X-Small / 27.5-inch 768682139011 5292506 5292506
Power Surge / Medium/Large / 29-inch 768682160732 5292525 5292525
Power Surge / Small / 27.5-inch 768682160671 5292523 5292523
Matte Dnister Black / Medium / 29-inch 768682139158 5292508 5292508

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