If straight line speed, rallying through rock gardens and sprinting out of turns is your bag, then 29” wheels are the big ticket. The Santa Cruz Hightower 29" seamlessly adapts to the trails you ride. The geometry remains optimized with an innovative "High/Low" flip chip setting on the upper link, allowing you to adjust the bottom bracket height. 135mm of VPP suspension travel is reinforced with 148x12 rear axle spacing, plus Nomad-style linkage arrangement and swingarm design. Santa Cruz put a lot of emphasis on the suspension performance and ride characteristics of their VPP suspension design with tune ability of shock rates for individual designs, superb pedaling and bump absorption characteristics. The Hightower frame comes with all of the geeked out details that you need to customize your rig, including ISCG05 chain guide mount and internal cable routing for a dropper post. Lifetime warranty.