climbmax se

MSRP $3999

The ultimate steel hardtail with everything you want.

The legendary climbMax is back in a souped up SE version.

Pike, Reverb, XT and Plus Sized Tires. Loads of grip loads of comfort, loads of fun.

The climbMax SE is truly something to aspire to.

Sizing: S-16/M-17/L-18


Who is the climbMax SE for ?

Steel Hardtail, Bike-Packing, 27.5 PLUS, 1X-11, 140mm Pike, Boost, Reverb Dropper, Full XT

The climbMax SE mountain biker looking for something more, something a little unique. The climbMax SE is a Pacific Northwest inspired steel hardtail, perfect for any back-country or bike-packing adventure.

The climbMax SE can be a bike packing bike on some weekends, gnarly old school trail shredder, or ‘Big Day Out’ on others. This is truly a go anywhere, any time Steel Hardcore Hardtail.

Key Features and Specs :

Frame : 4130 CroMo Steel w Thru Axle

Fork : RockShox Pike RC 140mm Boost Thru Axle, 27.5+/29”

Seat Post : RockShox Reverb Stealth 125mm

Brakes : Shimano M8000 XT Hydraulic

Tires : WTB Ranger TCS Light Tubeless Ready 27.5” x 2.8”

Shifting : Shimano M8000 XT 11 Speed 1X Shifter & XT Rear Derailleur

Drivetrain : Shimano M8000 XT 11 Speed 1X 30T Crankset & Shimano SLX 11 Speed 11-42T Cassette

Classic looks, modern design.

Beautiful lines, built to a modern form. Gnar riding 67.5 degree head angle, snappy short 430mm chain-stays and a 427mm reach in a Medium for plenty of cockpit room to maneuver. Plenty wide 760mm bar mated to a super short 40mm forged stem. All the right numbers so you can give it all the right moves.


Steel Frame, Rock Shox Pike. 

Internal Routing for the Reverb Stealth 125mm Dropper for a cleaner look and rear rack mounts for hauling cargo. The climbMax works great as a bike packing machine. Thru Axles for increased stiffness. The climbMax SE comes with a proven 140mm RockShox Pike RC Boost designed for 27.5PLUS or 29" tire / wheel combo.

Full Shimano XT drivetrain

Full Shimano Deore XT 1 X 11 speed drivetrain, light weight, powerful and proven reliability. Simple, clean and yet still a complete range of gearing with a 30 Tooth front chainring matched to an 11 speed 11-42 cassette. The climbMax SE even comes with Shimano XT Hubs. Class leading reliability, ease of maintenance and adjustability laced with super wide WTB Scraper i35 rims mounted with 27.5PLUS WTB Ranger 2.8" Tubeless ready tires.

Pike, Reverb, XT, 

Say, No, More!

RockShox Pike,  Reverb dropper post, and Full XT drivetrain on our proven 4130 CroMo frame make this a drool worthy true ‘All-Rounder’.

climbMax SE Geometry

climbMax Fit Chart

Please note, as we are all a little different, the fit chart is a best guess estimate. Brodie highly recommends having a professional fit done at your local bike shop.

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climbMax SE Spec

Weight 13.8 kg

Have a look at the ClimbMax also in our Mountain Bike Series - $2999

Have a look at the ClimbMax also in our Mountain Bike Series - $2999

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Have a look at the Khan Comp also in our Mountain Bike Series - $1699