All-New Specialized Rockhopper
Excuse the brag, but we've really outdone ourselves here. Proving that true trail-taming capability doesn't have to come at an intimidating price, the Rockhopper Expert is the culmination of 30 years of redefining the relationship between value and performance.
2021 Specialized Rockhopper reshapes affordable XC hardtail mountain bikes - Bikerumor
Specialized calls this the best Rockhopper they’ve ever made, bringing singletrack-ready performance to the masses at affordable pricing and in wider-than-ever sizing for any rider looking to step up their mountain bike game
2021 Specialized Rockhopper, entry-level MTB redesigned - BikeRadar
Specialized has taken the Rockhopper and Pitch models and merged them for model year 2021, and in doing so has broadened the model with eight (!) sizes, 27.5in and 29in versions, a multitude of gearing options and a host of features designed to make the bike as versatile as possible.
Specialized Rockhopper Expert Review
Specialized pulled off this minor miracle by merging the Rockhopper and Pitch models into one line of bikes, with the goal of simplifying frame and wheel size choices and producing a higher-quality machine.