Electric mountain bikes are becoming increasingly popular for off-road enthusiasts, offering an exhilarating experience with brands like mark2, Legend, Hikobike, and EZEGO leading the way. These bikes seamlessly integrate electric assistance with rugged mountain bike design, providing riders with the power to conquer challenging terrains.

Electric bikes, especially those designed for mountain trails, excel in handling rough conditions while delivering an enjoyable and stable ride.


An electric mountain bike combines the robust features of a traditional mountain bike with the added advantage of an electric motor. Electric mountain bikes feature integrated motors, often positioned in the rear hub, offering a choice of pedal-assist systems or throttle-based systems. Bear in mind, here in the UK, a throttle-based electric bike is not road legal.


  1. Trail Versatility: Electric mountain bikes are designed to handle a variety of terrains, making them ideal for trails, rocky paths, and steep inclines.

  2. Enhanced Climbing: Electric assistance makes uphill climbs more manageable, allowing riders to conquer challenging ascents with ease.

  3. Agile Maneuverability: With a focus on agility, these bikes provide nimble handling, crucial for navigating tight turns and weaving through rough trails.

  4. All-Season Riding: Whether it's muddy tracks, sandy surfaces, or snowy paths, electric mountain bikes offer year-round usage for off-road adventures.

  5. Robust Construction: Brands like mark2, Legend, Hikobike, and EZEGO build electric mountain bikes with durable frames capable of withstanding the demands of challenging terrains.


While electric mountain bikes offer incredible advantages, it's essential to consider potential drawbacks:

  1. Cost: Specialized designs and advanced off-road features may contribute to a higher price compared to standard electric bikes.

  2. Maintenance: Riding on challenging terrains may require more frequent maintenance, and riders are advised to consult local bike shops for proper care.

  3. Weight: These bikes may be slightly heavier due to the durable construction and the integration of the electric components.

  4. Energy Efficiency: The battery may deplete faster on challenging trails due to increased resistance, affecting the overall energy efficiency.

What is an electric mountain bike like to ride?

Riding an electric mountain bike provides an exhilarating experience, combining the thrill of mountain biking with the added power of the electric motor.

  1. Trail Dominance: Electric mountain bikes offer stability and control, allowing riders to confidently tackle uneven and challenging terrains.

  2. Effortless Climbing: Conquer steep inclines with ease, thanks to the electric motor providing a powerful boost during uphill sections.

  3. Adaptive Power: The electric assistance adapts to the rider's pedalling, ensuring a seamless and natural riding experience.

  4. Fun and Excitement: Enjoy the thrill of off-road adventures, as riders can confidently explore trails that might be challenging on a traditional mountain bike.

Why choose Eco Bike Co.?

Our diverse range of high-quality, stylish electric mountain bikes offers optimal comfort and performance for off-road enthusiasts. Featuring powerful motors from leading brands such as mark2, Legend, Hikobike, and EZEGO, our bikes provide a thrilling ride with maximum stability on challenging terrains. The advanced suspension adds an extra level of comfort, ensuring a seamless off-road experience.

With ELECTRIC MOUNTAIN BIKES, explore trails and conquer nature's challenges with confidence!

Curious about the electric mountain bike experience? Contact our friendly and experienced team members who can guide you through the features of our selection.