Review: Manitou Tower Pro 29″ Suspension Fork

  • By Ben Marchant
  • Published Dec. 5, 2011
  • Updated Oct. 11, 2012 at 4:52 PM EDT

Manitou's Tower Pro. Photo: Ben Marchant


With a history that dates back twenty years, Manitou’s Tower Pro marks a welcome return to form from one of the oldest brands in mountain biking.

Headlining the companies 29er cross country fork line the Tower range replaces the older Minute line.

There are two forks – the Tower Pro and the cheaper Expert – the main difference being in the spring system. The Expert gets the ACT Air system while the Pro gets the superior MARS Air system along with a lighter crown and butted legs that result in a lighter fork.  On test here is the Tower Pro.

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