Cannondale TRAIL 12

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Start 'em off right.

With its 12” wheels and low-standover frame, the smooth-riding Trail 12 will have even the littlest riders dreaming of singletrack stardom.

What it's built for

Building skill & learning to pedal, Kids 3'1"-3-6" (94cm-107cm)


  • Durable lightweight alloy frame, because a light bike is easier to handle and more fun to ride.
  • Tool-Free training wheels that are easy to remove and reinstall as they learn.
  • Easy-to-use kickback style coaster brake.
  • 12" alloy rims with grippy, smooth-rolling tires.
  • Full-coverage chainguard keeps pants and fingers safe.
  • Fitter stem cover makes mess-ups a little less painful.


SmartForm C3 Alloy, coaster brake, rack/fender mounts
Rigid, steel, 1" steerer
Cannondale, lightweight alloy, 12", 16h
(F) Alloy, nutted axle / (R) Alloy, nutted axles, coaster brake
Steel, 14g Black
Innova, 12 x 2.125", multi-use tread
Wellgo Composite Platform w/ reflectors, 1/2"
One-piece, 90mm length, 24T
KMC S1, 1/2x1/8"
Lightweight Alloy, 25.4mm, 460mm
Cannondale Kid's Comfort
Forged and machined aluminum, 30mm w/ fitted stem cover
1" Ahead, semi-integrated
Rear coaster brake
Cannondale Kid's Comfort
One-piece, clamp-less, Alloy, 25.4mm
Tooless training wheels, Full Coverage Chainguard