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With rolling speed and traction in the corners being the two focal points in off road tire design, the Minion DHF score high marks across the board. Often duplicated, never replicated the Minion DHF bike tire has become a staple in mountain biking, especially in the enduro and downhill disciplines. From shredding your local singletrack, to al all day mountain adventure, and even the gnarliest lines at the bike park the Minion DHF has a flavor for every mountain biker. The tire is available in a trail, enduro, and downhill specs.


The tire features a ramped, directional tread design. The center knobs offer fast rolling speeds while the large cornering blocks hold fast in tight corners. There are three types of casings offered; Single-ply, DoubleDown, and DH. 3C MaxxTerra, 3C MaxxGrip, and Super Tacky are also available on select models of the Minion DHF. Riders can weigh the pros and cons of weight, durability, and stick and choose the compound that fits their riding style.

3C MaxxGrip Diagram

Our local trails in San Diego are composed of primarily loose over hard terrain, and the Minion DHF really accels in these conditions. Maxxis rates the Minion DHF ideal for loose, loose over hard, medium, and wet terrain. Basically this tire performs in nearly all riding conditions, and the versatility is a large part of why this has become a favorite around.

Maxxis has set the standard for the "all-conditions trail tire" and improved it by offering different specs to match a rider's exact needs on the trail. Maxxis is a leader in product development; rest assured the performance and feel from one pair of tires to the next is consistent within the brand.

So for all of you trail riders who want tires that can do it all when it comes to trail terrain and dirt composition, the Maxxis Minion DHF might be the tire for you. Purchase a new set of Minion's today and take your riding to the next level.

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