Black Friday gravel bikes: Save on gravel bikes from Santa Cruz, Cannondale, Niner and more

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 Black Friday Gravel Bike Deals
Black Friday Gravel Bike Deals

Black Friday is upon us and, with it, a seemingly endless stream of prices are being slashed, although deals on bikes aren't as common this year because of shortages in stock around the world. That said, if you know where to look, you can still find bikes with sizable savings, and the team at Cyclingnews is on the hunt. Below, you can find the best deals on gravel bikes, but we're also seeking out the discounted road bikes, e-Bikes, and commuters, so be sure to check out our Black Friday bike deals round-up.

Gravel cycling, as a discipline, sits somewhere in the middle of road cycling and mountain biking. You're probably familiar with the term – hence you're here looking for Black Friday gravel bikes – but if you're uncertain, our guide to the best gravel bikes has all the info you need, along with a round-up of our favourites.

Responding to the increased popularity, various manufacturers have launched dedicated gravel bikes to fulfil the desires of its customers, and, as time goes on, model years progress and new bikes are launched. As we transition from one model year to the next, Black Friday presents a great opportunity to grab a gravel bike bargain.

To help you spend less time shopping and more time riding, we've outlined the best gravel bike deals below. Oh, and because we're kind, we've organised them by price and territory, so scroll down to see what we've found.

Additionally, given that you're here, you're probably looking for maximum value for money from your gravel bike, so if you're unable to find a deal here, then our guide to the best budget gravel bikes may well get the ball rolling on your new-bike day.

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Best Black Friday gravel bike deals

Black Friday gravel bikes: USA

Surly Pack Rat | 25% off at Tree Fort Bikes
Was $1,475.00 | Now $1,100.00
Surly is a popular brand among the adventure scene, known for its bombproof durability. This model gets a healthy 25% off and comes complete with the Surly 24 Pack Rack up front. View Deal

Cannondale SuperX GRX | 14% off at REI
Was $3,150.00 | Now $2,677.73
With a carbon frame, hydraulic discs and Shimano GRX, the SuperX is just as capable as any other gravel bike. It might be marketed as a cyclo-cross bike, but we know from experience that it can handle its fair share of rough stuff.View Deal

Niner RLT 9 Steel Rival One | 20% off at Jenson USA
Was $3,360.00 | Now $2,700.00
RTL literally stands for Road Less Traveled, and the Niner RTL 9 Steel is designed to excel in just that environment. Made from Reynolds 835 steel tubing, the frame is lightweight and durable, and Niner has added plenty of rack and fender mounts so you can extend your adventure.View Deal

Salsa Warroad Carbon Force 650B | 28% off at Tree Fort Bikes
Was $4,399.00 | Now $3,149.00
The Warroad is Salsa's all-rounder gravel bike; it rolls pretty well on the tarmac but isn't stymied by chunky fire roads. The carbon frame can accept 700c and 650b wheels, and this model comes out of the box with the latter.View Deal

Bjorn Stainless GRX custom | 20% off at Jenson USA
Was $4,000.00 | Now $3,199.99
An exclusive-to-Jenson build, this gravel bike starts with a stunning stainless steel Bjorn frameset, adds in a carbon fork, a GRX 2x groupset and DT Swiss wheels. If you ride a size large, this deal is for you!View Deal

Look 765 gravel bike | 29% off at Jenson USA
Was $4,500.00 | Now $3,200.00
Quite the machine, this Look 765 gravel bike is designed to go fast. It has WTB tires to help float over the trails, and a solid SRAM Force 1x groupset to crank out the watts. Only size XS remains.View Deal

Cannondale SuperX Force 1 | 15% off at REI
Was $4,000.00 | Now $3,399.73
Available in four sizes and a brighter-than-daylight yellow, this SuperX is a 'cross bike by trade, but it makes a mean gravel grinder, too. The SRAM 1x groupset is designed for off-roading, the carbon frame is aggressive, responsive and light, and the wheels are bombproof.View Deal

Niner RLT R7000 Exclusive Build | 20% off at Jenson USA
Was $4,500.00 | Now $3,600.00
This Shimano-equipped gravel bike is just as capable on-road as it is off. There's fat Kenda tyres to help you float over rough stuff, a carbon frame to keep things compliant and light, and hydraulic disc brakes, should the fun need to stop in a hurry. The rest of the spec is impressive too, but check it out for yourself while stocks last.View Deal

Pivot Vault Pro Ultegra | 10% off at Competitive Cyclist
Was $5,199.00 | Now $4,679.00
This Pivot is a stylish gravel grinder. There's 10% off in this Black Friday bike deal, and it comes with Shimano's Ultegra groupset, clutched rear derailleur to keep the chain tight, a carbon frame, high-quality DT-Swiss wheels, and colour-matching tires.View Deal

Niner MCR 9 RDO 4-star | 20% off at Jenson USA
Was $5,900.00 | Now $4,719.99
Yes, gravel bikes now have suspension, and the Niner MCR (Magic Carpet Ride) is designed to smooth out the roughest of roads without sacrificing efficiency. The 4-Start build comes with a 2x Shimano GRX 800 groupset, and Jenson USA has slashed 20% off the price if you ride a 53, 56 or 59cm frame. View Deal

Santa Cruz Stigmata Carbon CC Force AXS Gravel Bike | 10% off at Competitive Cyclist
Was $5,899.00 | Now $5,309.00
Santa Cruz relaunched the Stigmata back in 2015, and since then it has proved to be an extremely versatile gravel grinder. The frame is made from the brand's top-end CC carbon lay-up and has a threaded bottom bracket. This build sees a full SRAM Force AXS 1x drivetrain and DTX XR361 wheels finished in Maxxis Ravager tyres.View Deal

Sage Barlow ASX | 16% off at Jenson USA
Was $8,000.00 | Now $6,699.99
Hand-built in Oregon, the Barlow is a titanium gravel bike designed to excel both on the tarmac and well past where it ends. This exclusive-to-Jenson-USA build is shod with SRAM Force AXS bits at the front and an Eagle AXS rear derailleur on the back, which allows for the massive 10-50t cassette. Between the stays, you'll find Revin G21 carbon wheels, which are paired with Schwalbe G-One rubber.View Deal

Black Friday gravel bikes: UK

Marin Headlands 1 | 9% off at Tredz
Was £2,295.00 | Now £2,095.00
Named after one of the most iconic sections of coastline gravel riding in the American West, the Marin Headlands has a carbon frame, threaded BB, and thru-axles front and rear. Out of the box, this version of the Headlands comes with a 1x11 SRAM Apex drivetrain, Marin's in-house tubeless-ready alloy wheels, and 700x40mm Schwalbe G-One Performance tyres.View Deal

Genesis Datum | 15% off at Tredz
Was £2,599.99 | Now £2,199.99
Genesis bikes are renowned for being durable, subtly styled and well-specced without breaking the bank, and this Datum is a great carbon-framed gravel bike with high-quality WTB Exposure tyres, SRAM groupset and a price that will leave your pocket pleased.View Deal

Kona Super Jake | 25% off at CycleStore
Was £3,995.00 | Now £2,996.25
There's 25% off this Super Jake, bringing this carbon-fibre 'cross bike down by almost a thousand pounds. It's equipped with Easton wheels, a SRAM groupset and a carbon-fibre frame.View Deal

Bombtrack Hook Adv All Road bike | 20% off at Cyclestore
Was £3,499.99 | Now £2,799.99
Bombtrack calls its Hook ADV All road bike its most radical build to date, and we would be inclined to agree. With a short-travel dropper post and MRP Baxter suspension with 40mm of squish, this steel gravel and adventure bike is ready for any terrain you can throw its way.View Deal

Kona Super Jake | 25% off at Cyclestore
Was £4,399.00 | Now £3,299.25
Black and pink means fast, right? Well, that's what you will be with this Kona Super Jake that's marked down by 25% at Cyclestore UK. With a full carbon frame, the bike has a SRAM Force 1x drivetrain, and Clement tubeless-ready wheels and tyres. Sizes 48, 50, 52, and 54 are in stock.View Deal

More Black Friday deals

Think you can do better?

While we've given a full rundown on what we feel are the Black Friday gravel bike deals available right now, more are added every day. If none of the above deals got your gravel senses tingling and think you can find a better deal, here's a round-up of retailers that regularly offer gravel bike deals.

Wiggle, by virtue of its behemothian size, has a seemingly endless supply of gravel bike deals... among everything else, of course.

Competitive Cyclist is a USA-specific retailer that stocks a range of bikes and is one of the first places we check to find the best gravel bike deals.

Jenson USA is another huge retailer from the US. We've never seen a day where there are no gravel bike deals available, so don't skip past this one if you're Stateside.

Chain Reaction Cycles, as part of the Wiggle CRC group, is equally huge and equally far-reaching. No matter where you are, there are likely to be gravel bike deals here for you.

Backcountry is a subsidiary of Competitive Cyclist, so many of the deals are available on both sites, however, Backcountry doesn't limit itself to cycling. As a gravel adventurer, you might find a bivy bag, tent or camping stove on sale.

Tredz has an abundance of great deals and we always make sure we check out what they're up to because there are regularly some real steals.

Evans Cycles is one of the largest UK based retailers, so it's unsurprising that there are gravel bike deals available pretty much all the time.

Rutland Cycling is another UK based retailer with a sizeable presence. Don't count them out, as they stock some popular brands such as Specialized and Trek.

Ribble Cycles offers a configurator, so you can tailor your new bike to your budget.

Cyclestore is a small retailer, but the sheer number of gravel bike deals we see on their site suggests they're never to be ignored.

Leisure Lakes Bikes has discounts on Specialized, Trek and more, covering deals on road and mountain bikes.

Head over to any or all of these retailers and let us know if there are any more great road bike deals that we've missed.

Still unsure on the best gravel bike for you?

Our best gravel bikes guide will help you see what's available on the market today in terms of benchmark performance, however, if the purse strings are a little tighter, then our guide to the best budget gravel bikes should have you covered.