The Cannondale Silk is a full-suspension hybrid/triathlon/road/commuter/city/comfort/touring/mountain bike with an aluminum T6 / Air Shox frame. The frame comes in colors like red, grey and gold.

Originally released in 1997, there are 6 versions of this bike. Due to the frame materials and other factors, we estimate that this bike weighs around 30 pounds.


The Silk comes with Mix and Shimano components, including a chromoly, aluminum, adjustable, HeadShok, CODA, Syntace VRO Adjustable stem, an aluminum, oversized, sealed, HeadShok, YST Cannondale headset and grip-shift, dual-control, Quarz, Shimano, SRAM, Plus Centera shifters.

The aluminum / carbon Silk, Headshok, Cannondale, CODA and HeadShock fork has Shimano Nexus Roller Dia-Compe VC-2 brakes.


The Silk has 9,8,7 speeds and has internal rear cogs and a Shimano SRAM Dual Drive derailleur.


It comes with kevlar, Continental, IRC, Pro, Hutchinson Avocet Cross tires (NaN x NaN) and disc, Sun Rims AT18, Weinmann, Mavic, CODA Expert rims.

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Type Hybrid, Triathlon, Road, Commuter, City, Comfort, Touring, Mountain
Year 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004
Alt. Names SilkRoad, SilkPath, Silk Road, Silk Path, SilkPath400, SilkRoad900, SilkPath500, SilkPath600, SilkPath700, SilkPath900, SilkTour800, SilkPath300, SilkRoad500, Silk Tour800, Silk Path500, SilkRoad 900, Silk Road900, SilkRoad1000, SilkPath 500, SilkPath 400, Silk Path400, SilkTrail400, SilkPath 600, Silk Path600, SilkTour 800, SilkPath 700, Silk Path700, SilkPath1000, SilkPath 900, Silk Path900, SilkRoad2000, Silk Path300, SilkPath 300, SilkRoad 500, Silk Road500, SilkTrail600, Silk Path1000, SilkAdventure, Silk Trail600, SilkTrail 600, Silk Path 500, Silk Tour 800, Silk Path 300, SilkRoad 2000, Silk Trail400, SilkTrail 400, SilkPath 1000, Silk Road2000, Silk Road1000, SilkRoad 1000, SilkTrail1000, Silk Road 500, Silk Road 900, Silk Path 400, Silk Path 600, Silk Path 900, Silk Path 700, Silk Trail1000, SilkTrail 1000, Silk Path 1000, SilkWarrior500, SilkWarrior700, Silk Road 2000, SilkWarrior900, Silk Road 1000, Silk Adventure, Silk Trail 400, Silk Trail 600, SilkWarrior 500, SilkWarrior1000, Silk Trail 1000, SilkWarrior 700, Silk Warrior900, SilkWarrior 900, Silk Warrior700, Silk Warrior500, Silk Warrior 700, Silk Warrior 900, SilkWarrior 1000, Silk Warrior 500, Silk Warrior1000, SilkAdventure700, SilkAdventure400, Silk Adventure700, Silk Adventure400, SilkAdventure2000, Silk Warrior 1000, SilkAdventure 400, SilkAdventure 700, SilkPathJekyll1000, Silk Adventure 400, Silk Adventure2000, Silk Adventure 700, SilkAdventure 2000, Silk PathJekyll1000, SilkPath Jekyll1000, Silk Adventure 2000, SilkPathJekyll 1000, Silk Path Jekyll1000, Silk PathJekyll 1000, SilkPath Jekyll 1000, Silk Path Jekyll 1000