Photo by Ryan Trimble

Photo by Ryan Trimble


SaltAir Cycles is an independently owned bicycle frame company based in Salt Lake City. Founded in 2014 by Matthew Nelson, SaltAir creates modern bicycles with a traditional touch and a return to the local artisan experience. Focusing on craft, balanced with function, we build made-to-order steel frames using torch and file.

To order you SaltAir bicycle, email us at


President’s Choice, 2018 — North American Handmade Bicycle Show

Best New Builder, 2017 — North American Handmade Bicycle Show