Gearing Up Bicycle Shop

Our Story

bond familyFounded in 1991, Gearing Up is now owned and operated by Darren Bond and his family. Darren is a 4th generation Taoseño who grew up riding both mountain and road bikes. Darren’s love of cycling and Taos has definitely infected his entire family!

Gearing Up is a year-round shop dedicated to all bicyclists and cycling. We pride ourselves in our knowledge of bicycles and the Taos area. We strive to provide the best service to our customers, always!

specialized bikesGearing Up has experienced, caring mechanics and sales staff who provide full service and repair. We sell high quality bicycles from Specialized Bicycles and Salsa Cycles, and have a wonderful assortment of clothing, shoes, car racks, sunglasses and accessories, all competitively priced.

Taos Mountain Bike Trails and Road Rides

How to Find Us

Stop by and visit with us at our new location!! Gearing Up Bicycle Shop is now conveniently located at 616 Paseo del Pueblo Sur, (also known as Highway 68), about 1 mile south of the historic downtown Taos area.


Gearing Up Bicycle Shop
616 Paseo del Pueblo Sur
Taos, NM 87571


Monday to Saturday 10:00-6:00, closed Sunday

Check it Out!

Come out to the races this weekend at Angel Fire – Pro GRT and Pro XCT

Angel Fire race info here.   Pro GRT Standings   Pro XCT Standings

Lael Wilcox won the Trans Am bike Race on a Specialized Ruby!

18 days, 4200 miles, self-supported race!!!

Northside @ Taos Ski Valley trails update

As of June 11, 2016 some of Northside’s trails are open.

South Boundary Trail Shuttles for 2016

Our friend Lindsay Mapes at Turquoise Tours has started running shuttles to the SBT !! $30pp ($20pp for locals) to Garcia Park ($50 minimum), $50pp to Angel Fire ($75 minimum)…check out all the details here or call 575.776.TOUR (8687).

Gearing Up Gravity Team at the Scott Enduro Cup race!

The Scott Enduro Cup was in Angel Fire last weekend for a couple of days of racing. The Gearing Up Gravity Team had it’s second team event and another good showing. Hannah “Hanimal” Weinman raced hard in the Junior Women’s

Angel Fire Bike Park Fire 5 Race #1 – Gearing Up Gravity Team Recap

Congratulations to Hannah Weinman for winning first place in Junior Women !! The rest of the Gearing Up Gravity Team also gave a solid showing at the first race in the AFBP Fire 5 Series. GUG Team Captain, Dan Weinman