Best Rated Mountain Bike Helmets – Top 7 Picks and Reviews 2020

We looked at the reviews online and found the best of the best using data-driven technology.

Here’s a look at the best Rated Mountain Bike Helmets

Bestseller No. 1
Bell Super Air R MIPS Adult Mountain Bike Helmet - Matte/Gloss Green/Infrared (2021), Small (52-56...
  • FUSION IN-MOLD POLYCARBONATE SHELL AND PROGRESSIVE LAYERING - A process pioneered by bell bonds the helmet's outer shell to the eps foam liner to create a sturdier helmet. The process of engineering a helmet liner with variable eps foam densities to better manage the transfer of energies after some impacts.
  • FLEX SPHERICAL + MIPS - Comprehensive energy management. Flex spherical enhances our ability to address high-speed impacts, low-speed impacts, as well as rotational impacts. Think of it as comprehensive protection, with the added bonus of being able to design better helmet ventilation.
  • X-STATIC PADDING AND WRAPAROUND CHIN BAR - Quick-drying materials, woven with real silver fibers, inhibit the growth of odor-causing bacteria and fungi. A removable protective chin bar, designed for trail riding adaptability -- no tools required. Warning: all chin bars have limits, and serious injury or death can occur. Read the owner's manual carefully before using your helmet.
  • OVERBROW VENTILATION, GOGGLEGUIDE ADJUSTABLE VISOR SYSTEM, AND INTEGRATED BREAKAWAY CAMERA MOUNT - Overbrow Ventilation features intake ports on the brow of the helmet to usher in cool air and push it through the air-channel matrix for full-head ventilation. Adaptable visor system accommodates both goggles and glasses and works with or without the visor attached. Seamless camera mount, requiring no zip ties or tape, is engineered to break away upon impact to reduce the risk of injury.
  • SPECIFICATIONS - Small (52-56 cm), Medium (55-59 cm), and Large (58-62 cm) Sizes; 18 Helmet vents, 4 Brow ports, and 8 Chin Bar vents; CPSC Bicycle, CE EN1078 Certification.
Bestseller No. 2
Bell Super Air MIPS Adult Mountain Bike Helmet - Matte/Gloss Black (2021), Large (58-62 cm)
  • FUSION IN-MOLD POLYCARBONATE SHELL AND PROGRESSIVE LAYERING - A process pioneered by bell bonds the helmet's outer shell to the eps foam liner to create a sturdier helmet. The process of engineering a helmet liner with variable eps foam densities to better manage the transfer of energies after some impacts.
  • FLEX SPHERICAL + MIPS - Comprehensive energy management. Flex spherical enhances our ability to address high-speed impacts, low-speed impacts, as well as rotational impacts. Think of it as comprehensive protection, with the added bonus of being able to design better helmet ventilation.
  • FLOAT FIT AND SWEAT GUIDE - A minimalist, lightweight fit system with an easy-to-turn rubber overmolded dial for adjustments (integrated with MIPS). Sweat Guide pad design pulls moisture away from the brow pad and away from eyewear.
  • OVERBROW VENTILATION, GOGGLEGUIDE ADJUSTABLE VISOR SYSTEM, AND INTEGRATED BREAKAWAY CAMERA MOUNT - Overbrow Ventilation features intake ports on the brow of the helmet to usher in cool air and push it through the air-channel matrix for full-head ventilation. Adaptable visor system accommodates both goggles and glasses and works with or without the visor attached. Seamless camera mount, requiring no zip ties or tape, is engineered to break away upon impact to reduce the risk of injury.
  • SPECIFICATIONS - Small (52-56 cm), Medium (55-59 cm), and Large (58-62 cm) Sizes; 18 Helmet vents and 4 Brow ports; CPSC Bicycle, CE EN1078 Certification.
Bestseller No. 3
Bell Super DH MIPS Adult Mountain Bike Helmet - Matte/Gloss Black (2021), Large (58-62 cm)
  • FUSION IN-MOLD POLYCARBONATE SHELL AND PROGRESSIVE LAYERING - A process pioneered by bell bonds the helmet's outer shell to the eps foam liner to create a sturdier helmet. The process of engineering a helmet liner with variable eps foam densities to better manage the transfer of energies after some impacts.
  • FLEX SPHERICAL+MIPS AND WRAPAROUND CHIN BAR - Flex Spherical enhances our ability to address high-speed impacts, low-speed impacts, as well as rotational impacts. Think of it as comprehensive protection, with the added bonus of being able to design better helmet ventilation. A removable protective chin bar, designed for trail riding adaptability. No tools required. Warning: all chin bars have limits, and serious injury or death can occur. Read the owners manual carefully before using your helmet
  • X-STATIC AND XT2 PADDING, SWEAT GUIDE AND FLOAT FIT DH W/ FIDLOCK BUCKLE - Quick-drying materials, woven with real silver fibers, inhibit growth of odor-causing bacteria and fungi. Sweat Guide pad design pulls moisture away from the brow pad and away from eyewear. A comfortable and secure fit system featuring an easy-to-turn rubber overmolded dial for adjustments.
  • OVERBROW VENTILATION, GOGGLEGUIDE ADJUSTABLE VISOR SYSTEM, AND INTEGRATED BREAKAWAY CAMERA MOUNT - Overbrow Ventilation features intake ports on the brow of the helmet to usher in cool air and push it through the air-channel matrix for full-head ventilation. Adaptable visor system accommodates both goggles and glasses and works with or without the visor attached. Seamless camera mount, requiring no zip ties or tape, is engineered to break away upon impact to reduce the risk of injury.
  • SPECIFICATIONS - Small (52-56 cm), Medium (55-59 cm), and Large (58-62 cm) Sizes; 19 Helmet vents, 2 Brow ports, and 4 Chin Bar vents; CPSC Bicycle, CE EN1078, ASTM F1952-00 DH, and ASTM F2032-06 BMX Certifications.
Bestseller No. 4
Demon Podium Full Face Mountain Bike Helmet with Green Viper MTB Goggles (X-Large)
  • Removable, washable helmet liner
  • 2lbs. 2oz., 13 convenient air flow vents
  • CPSC certified, includes helmet bag
  • Includes the new Demon Viper MTB Goggles
  • Measure your head circumference for proper size- XS 49-53cm, SM 54-55cm, MED 56-57cm, LRG 58-59cm, XL 60-61cm
Bestseller No. 5
POC, Ventral Air Spin Bike Helmet for Road Cycling, Hydrogen White Raceday, Medium
  • Structurally optimized helmet with precise ventilation ports and internal channels to control the air intake and release at both high and low speeds.
  • Extreme cooling and ventilation due to ports and innovative internal airflow design.
  • Unique design optimized with CFD testing for aerodynamic performance and minimal air turbulence.
  • Features POC's patent-pending silicone pad system, SPIN (Shearing Pad INside).
  • High-performance EPS liner with targeted and optimized density to provide the ideal balance of low weight and crash protection.
Bestseller No. 6
Troy Lee Designs Adult | Trail | All Mountain | Mountain Bike A1 MIPS Classic Helmet (XL/XXL,...
  • Reinforced polycarbonate shell in-molded with the EPS liner extends down the sides and back of the head for maximum coverage and durability
  • Triple position adjustable retention system allows customized fit for various eyewear, head shape and riding styles
  • Single-piece, ultra-plush, removable and washable comfort liner made of anti-microbial moisture-wicking material for a dry, comfortable feel
  • 5-Star Rated by the VA Tech Testing Institute Bicycle Helmet Testing
  • Not intended for motorized use.
Bestseller No. 7
Troy Lee Designs Adult | Trail | All Mountain | Mountain Bike A1 MIPS Classic Helmet (SM, Black/Red)
  • Reinforced polycarbonate shell in-molded with the EPS liner extends down the sides and back of the head for maximum coverage and durability
  • Triple position adjustable retention system allows customized fit for various eyewear, head shape and riding styles
  • Single-piece, ultra-plush, removable and washable comfort liner made of anti-microbial moisture-wicking material for a dry, comfortable feel
  • 5-Star Rated by the VA Tech Testing Institute Bicycle Helmet Testing
  • Not intended for motorized use.