Factory Demo

OUR HOME

Test rides at Pivot’s international headquarters in Tempe, Arizona take place on the renowned trails and terrain of South Mountain Preserve, our famous backyard proving grounds. With bikes representing every category in our line-up, we offer a premium direct-from-the-factory demo experience for every rider’s interest.

Monday thru Friday | Reservations Required | 4 Hour Demos | $50.00 per reservation
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RIDE PREPARED

The desert is both magnificent and at times unforgiving. In addition to your favorite riding gear, we recommend the following packing list for your factory demo visit:

  • ID/Credit Card (required)
  • Helmet
  • Knee/Elbow protection (recommended, not required)
  • Hydration, minimum 1 liter of water*
  • Essential “on the trail” tools and supplies for flat repair

*not all bikes are equipped with water bottle cages

Bikes may not be transported in or on personal vehicles of any kind. A downloadable GPS file containing turn-by-turn directions for a short 2.1 mile pedal from Pivot Cycles to South Mountain is provided below, in addition to suggested trail routes.

Pivot Headquarters to Pima Canyon Trailhead

SUGGESTED SOUTH MOUNTAIN TRAILS

Link to Beginner Level Trail Map

Beginner

Trail Map
Wide flowing cross country trails meander along hardpack and through sandy washes with moderate climbs and fewer technical features.
Link to Intermediate Level Trail Map

Intermediate

Trail Map
A delicate balance of punchy and rocky climbs, fast technical descents, and rolling desert singletrack; a Pivot employee favorite with plenty of variety.
Link to Advanced Level Trail Maps

Advanced

Trail Map
Steep, rugged, rocky technical climbs followed by fast, chunky, and physically demanding descents; an important route for Pivot product testing.

TRAIL CREW

We take care of our test track.

Pivot Cycles has long been the adoptive organization for several South Mountain trails. Notably, our employees maintain the terrain on the acclaimed National Trail. A portion of each factory demo fee supports our ongoing stewardship of South Mountain Preserve.

Pivot Trail Crew

RESERVE A DEMO

1. SCHEDULE

Select the date and time to view available models.

2. PREFERENCE

Choose only one bike and pedal option; proceed to checkout.

3. ADDITIONAL RIDERS

Repeat Steps 1 and 2 for additional riders.

4. WAIVER

Check your inbox/spam folder for a provisional reservation e-mail. Follow link to complete online waiver.

5. CONFIRMATION

Allow 1-2 business days to receive your confirmation e-mail. Reservations should be confirmed at least 48 hours in advance.