Big Al’s Bicycle Rentals – Crested Butte

Summer 2019 Rental info is current.

Kona Fire Mountain - Crested Butte Mountain Bike Rental

Fire Mountain

Kona Mahuna - Crested Butte Mountain Bike Rental


Our Standard rental is a hard tail mountain bike offered at our most affordable price. Ready for riding gravel roads, basic trails or pulling a Burley, these bikes are available to fit a wide range of riders.


  • HALF DAY – four hours: $25
  • SINGLE DAY – from opening to 5pm: $45

KONA Fire Mountain –This is a hard tail Mountain Bike offered in an extra small frame with 26” wheels. This is the perfect bike for kids needing their first adult size bike and adult riders with very short inseams. The Fire Mountain is ready to start anyone down the single track of  life.
We offer the Fire Mountain in size XS (26” wheel) only.

Available Sizes: XS

Features: 26” wheels, front suspension – 100mm, hydraulic disc brakes and Shimano 9-speed drivetrain.

KONA Mahuna –The Mahuna is a light, stiff, sturdy aluminum 29er with the perfect geometry that loves to climb and lives for long days in the saddle. This is a great choice for an all around Crested Butte bike.
Available Sizes: SM, MD, LG
Features: 29” wheels, front suspension – 100mm, hydraulic disc brakes and SRAM 11-speed drivetrain.

Each Rental Includes

  • Helmet

  • Fix a Flat Kit

  • Lock

  • Choice of Pedals

    SPD, Flats, or Crank Brothers

Other Discounts

  • Group Rate – Groups over 8 receive 10% off
  • We have great discounts for all lengths of rentals. Your rentals will be automatically calculated at the discounted rate for your time frame.
  • Multiple day discount – everyone gets a price break on the 3rd day!
  • Weekly discount – on the seventh day your price goes down again.
  • Multi Week discount – on the 21st day you’ll receive your final price break.

The Details

  • Reservations are highly recommended from Mid June to Labor Day weekend in Crested Butte. Please plan ahead.
  • We only take reservations for Half Day rentals that are picked up in the morning. In high season (June 1 to September 1) pick up time will be 9am. WE DO NOT TAKE RESERVATIONS FOR HALF DAYS PICKED UP AFTER 9AM.
  • We do not rent shoes. Please bring your cycling shoes or we are happy to sell you some from our great selection in the shop.
  • A backpack or hydration pack is recommended for any belongings you need to carry.
  • We do not provide water bottles with rentals. We have a great selection of hydration packs and water bottles to purchase.

Important Information

48 Hour Cancellation Policy – We have a strict 48 hour cancellation policy. If you cancel your reservation after the 48 hour cut off you will be charged 20% of the reservation total. This policy also applies to partial cancellations  (i.e. you reserve 5 bikes but only end up needing 4) you will pay 20% of the cost of the 5th bike. Please only reserve bikes for the days you plan to ride, we DO NOT offer refunds for early returns (i.e. you reserve / rent bikes for 6 days but want to return them after 3 days.)

Payment – All Reservations must be paid in full for confirmation. All Rentals must be paid in full before leaving the shop. We take an imprint of a credit card for a deposit on the equipment.

Pick-Up / Drop-off – Bikes must be picked up within 30 minutes of your pick up time on the day of your rental and must be returned on or before your drop off time on the last day of your rental. When you pick up your bikes, you will be asked to read and sign a waiver. Each rider should be present for brief safety instruction and orientation on the use of the rental equipment.

Equipment – Rental bikes pictured on this page may not always be available on your day of rental with the exact color and/or graphics pictured, due to many varied circumstances. We reserve the right to substitute color, and consumable parts, at all times. It’s for your own good – our fleet is in TOP condition.

Reservations Are Highly Recommended.