These are for those XL epics that demand a little more. For riders that go all-day (or night) and for whom “mixed-surface” means all types of trails and dirt.
These hoops are for adventuring, and that means getting out there - leaving the traffic behind, picking a journey and riding through to the end. The Great Divide Route. The Oregon Outback. Colorado Trail. Or that spur off your commute that you’ve always been curious about. Because single track leads to good
We’ve improved the stiffness, strength and longevity of our gravel and trail wheels by using an asymmetric (ASYM) rim design than improves spoke tension balance by up to 30%. This translates to balanced handling and precision steering you can rely on in even the most demanding conditions. They’re hand built by pro wheel builders and hardcore riders that know first-hand what a good adventure requires.
Offered in both 700c/29” and 650b/27.5” options with three premium hub to choose from, there’s a perfect build for every rider. All Astral Cycling wheels are hand-build in Eugene, Oregon and feature Tubeless Easy rims you can easily set up at home.
700c/29" or 650b/27.5" ASYM alloy clincher - Disc specific
Freehub Options: Shimano 10/11 spd, Campagnolo 11/12 spd or SRAM XDR
Freehub Material: CNC Machined 6al4v Titanium
Hub Body: CNC machined in Petaluma CA
*We do our best to ship your wheel order ASAP, but because many wheel orders are built to order, please allow up to one week for shipment once your order is processed. Custom orders like color decals may take up to one week.