Gear Up for Minnesota’s Epic Summer: Top Picks from Our Experts – Hoigaards

Gear Up for Minnesota’s Epic Summer: Top Picks from Our Experts

Summer is here, and Minnesota trails and bike paths are begging to be explored. What better way to soak it all in than on two wheels?  

Hoigaards is your one-stop shop for everything you need to conquer the trails and create unforgettable memories. We've got a wide selection of the top-performing bikes, functional gear, and stylish apparel for every age and skill level, all hand-picked by our experts with years of experience in the outdoor industry. Ready to explore? Keep reading to discover our top picks of the season! 

Boost Your Adventure with an E-Bike from Specialized 

We now carry the Specialized Haul LT, an electric cargo bike built for carrying heavy loads and conquering errands. This high-demand bike has a powerful motor with a long range and a super-sized rear rack that can be customized with tons of accessories. Plus, it’s one-size-fits-all, built tough and designed to be comfortable for riders of almost any height. 


Ride All Day in Comfort: Gravel Bikes to Escape the Traffic 

If you’re looking for a reliable gravel bike to get out there on rough roads and long trails, the Specialized Diverge Comp E5 is for you. It offers a lightweight aluminum frame, a carbon fiber fork, and plenty of tire clearance for wide tires. Don’t worry about hauling gear or struggling to stay dry on your ride, this bike has mounts for racks and fenders of your preference.  



Protect Your Head with a Durable Helmet  

Stay safe on trails and protected from a crash with the Radix Mips Helmet from Giro. It’s a great choice for mountain bikers, offering a balance of rugged protection, lightweight comfort, and cool ventilation to keep you riding strong all day. 



Shine Brighter, Ride Farther

The Bontrager Ion 200 RT/Flare RT Light Set is a compact and powerful daytime running light for your bike's front and rear, offering increased visibility from a farther distance. Plus, it boasts a long battery life, both lights are USB rechargeable, include easy-to-mount brackets, and they feature a distinctive flash setting that is visible from up to 2 km away. 


Drop in store and get rolling! 


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