Ride a bike is not as easier as you think. If you are the one who want to spend your time with new activity, and you choose to ride a bike, you have to prepare several things before you can ride your professional bike. Bike for beginners is easy, but at the same time it is also difficult to determine what bike is best for beginners. In addition, today the technology in bike industry has been improved into the next step and maybe it will make the beginners in the bike feel confuse. Let's imagine, you will not spend your money to buy an expensive mountain bike, which is absolutely a bike for professional. So, please be wise when choosing a mountain bike when you are just start it. Then, if you have been spend most of your time with your first bike, you can change your bike into a $3000 bike or more.
To decide what best bike for beginners, one way to decide it, you can see the bike in the price. For beginner rider, better for keep your money and spend your money to buy a bike, and don't spend more than $600 for new bike. The bike with that price, it must have an entry level component, which is mean that you will not feel confuse to operate it. Imagine when you are beginner, but you have a bike with reverb seatpost from Rockshox, or you will hear some terms like ShadowPlus from Shimano, or Hollow Tech, etc. So, better you start it with simple first, then if you are getting expert, you can spend your money as much as you have.
But, one thing to be considered when you buy a $600, you will get some poor component and I'm sure you will not like the component. The bad of the cheap bike is the poor suspension, both rear and front suspension. But don't worry because if something have bad, it must be have the good, and the $600 bike also have good things. Of course the price, especially the frame, you will get lightweight frame, and another cheap component. Some people say that ride a bike is not about the bike, but it's about how to make your body still healthy. So, choosing bike for beginners is a difficult and at the same time is easy to do, one thing to consider if you want to buy an entry level bike for spend your weekend by ride a bike; just choose a bike that fit to your body.