Below is Flagstaff Biking Organization’s comments on the Flagstaff Watershed Protection Project. Please feel free to use this letter to help formulate your own! We are strongly in favor of the need for fuels management in the Mount Elden Dry Lake Hills area, but we want to make sure that mountain bike trails are protected as best as possible throughout the process. Your letter backing up this need will help
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August 16th, Rocky Ridge maintenance – west side Help us reestablish some drainage and fix some tread on this popular trail that is part of the Arizona National Scenic Trail! Directions: We will be meeting at Schultz Creek Trail Head, turn right on Schultz Pass Road from Highway 180 (Ft. Valley Road), bear left on Schultz Pass Road, turn right into the trail head just after the cattle guard where
Please attend the Flagstaff City Council meeting to support protecting the Walnut Canyon Study area from potential development
Join us in urging the Flagstaff City Council to support a land designation for the Walnut Canyon Study Area that will prohibit land trades that could jeopardize trails and other access in the Walnut Canyon Study Area. Tuesday, July 8th, 6:00 pm, Flagstaff City Hall. The map shows trails and the boundaries of the area. (Click the map for a bigger image.) FBO supports Congressional designation of a National Conservation
July 12th, Roger’s Lake connector Join FBO and the Flagstaff Ranger District to continue construction of this vital connector between the Flagstaff Loop Trail on the west side of Flagstaff to the new Roger’s Lake County Natural Area trail system. We also want to welcome Mountain Sports Flagstaff, a long-time FBO supporter, as our newest Trail Program Sponsor! Mountain Sports and Patagonia Footwear will supply small gifts for all participants
The City of Flagstaff, in partnership with North Country Health Care’s Hermosa Vida project, is conducting a short survey on walking and biking to help us identify places in Flagstaff where it’s good to walk or bike, and places where walking and biking need improvement. Information from the survey will be used to develop pedestrian and bicycle master plans, and to identify future projects to improve walking and biking in
June 28th, Little Elden restoration Help us to repair the Little Elden Trail! As a result of the lack of vegetation from the Schultz Fires and flooding caused by some freakish monsoon storms last year, Little Elden was badly damaged in a few spots. If we get a whole bunch of volunteer assistance, we should be able to repair most of the damage! Directions: From downtown Flagstaff, drive north on
June 7th, National Trails Day, Roger’s Lake Trails, Roger’s Lake Join the entire Flagstaff trails community in the annual celebration of trails! Directions: Roger’s Lake Trails Help build a new trails at the new County Park at Roger’s Lake The meeting location will be 8 miles from Rte. 66 on Woody Mountain Road, (gravel but easily 2 wheel drive accessible), at Roger’s Lake. Google Map: http://goo.gl/maps/ymmIa What to bring and other details:
Congratulations to our 2014 Worksite Challenge Winners! First Place Large Worksite (40+ people), winner of a KHS Green 3 USGS Flagstaff Science Campus! 24.18% of their 98+ workers rode each day! First Place Medium Worksite (11-39 people), winner of a KHS Green 3 Arizona Raft Adventures, (reigning champions!), 47.11% of their almost 17 average daily workers rode! First Place Small Worksite (under 11 people), Burley Flatbed cargo trailer! NAU Institute
Bike to Work Week: Saturday Wrap Up! Someone won a New Belgium Brewing cruiser bike, Best Breakfast Stop winners, more raffle prizes awarded to Friday commuters.
And the New Belgium Brewing Cruiser Bike goes to… …Aaron Seifert!!! Lucky you Aaron! (Aaron was not in attendance last night, so we’ll need to post a photo of him with his new ride at a later date.) Thanks to everyone who bought raffle tickets. Those funds help Flagstaff Biking Organization in our mission to promote cycling as a safe and attractive means of transportation and recreation in Northern Arizona.
Bike to Work Week: Friday Update! Join us for a beer and a raffle tonight, thanks for riding all week with us…
Join us tonight for a beer to wrap up the week! We’ll be hanging out at Bike to Beer at The Tinderbox Annex from 5:00-7:00 pm. We’ll buy a beer and give a free raffle ticket to all current, renewing or new paid FBO members. We’ll be raffling the New Belgium Brewing cruiser tonight! See you there. Thursday’s Raffle Winners Winner Worksite Prize Donor Mark Spinti WL Gore Kendrick Peak Niterider