This press release was issued by the Flagstaff Ranger District on July 7, 2016 Click here for a detailed map of the project: http://www.flagstaffwatershedprotection.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/FWPP_Phase1_Trail_TempRdConst_ReRoutes.pdf Flagstaff, AZ – July 7, 2016 – For Immediate Release: As part of ongoing efforts of the Flagstaff Watershed Protection Project (FWPP), contractors will begin improving and building temporary logging roads within the project area. the week of July 11, with timber harvesting potentially beginning as
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July 23rd, Deer Hill Trail Rehabilitation We are finally able to start putting this trail back on the map after damage from the Schultz Fire and consequent flooding! We are working with the Forest Service to adjust some alignment issues that this trail used to have as well, making it better than ever. Directions: Travel north on US 89 North out of Flagstaff. Approximately 2 miles past Silver Saddle Road,
June 25th, Little Bear rehabilitation Help us in putting back one of the best trails in Flagstaff! Not only do we have three volunteer events scheduled this year to work on Little Bear Trail, but we hired American Conservation Experience (ACE) with $10,000 from a grant and events put on by the Mountain Bike Association of Arizona (MBAA) to help realign one of the most problematic spots on the trail.
Secret, Weatherford and the Arizona Trail Equestrian Bypass in the Schultz Pass area are reopened for the season! Stay tuned here as the routes will again be temporarily re-closed once the Orion Sale fuels reduction project starts up again, probably in the fall.
Shout out to Cynthia Seelhammer for winning the 2016 New Belgium Cruiser Bike. Enjoy your new bike. Thank you! We raised $1700 in bike raffle tickets to help support Flagstaff Biking Organization programs. Congratulations to everyone who rode! We are all winners! 1522 — Commutes logged 1136 — Unique riders (worksites, independent riders & students) 702 — Independent riders 11,652 — Total miles ridden last week USGS Flagstaff had the greatest number of unique riders with 36 different people logging commutes
We truly cannot put on this event without the generous sponsors that provide the funding to put on this yearly event. THANK YOU! Title Sponsor Associate Sponsors Sustaining Sponsor 5 Days of Biking Challenge Sponsors Delicious Breakfast Stop Sponsors Absolute Bikes Artisan Kitchen Biff’s Bagels Bookmans Entertainment Exchange Cedar House Coffee Shop Coconino County Parks & Recreation Flagstaff Design Center Flagstaff Medical Center – Fiesta Flagstaff Police
WOW! Kids on Bikes! A huge success. We had an incredible turnout for Bike to School Day and the Kidical Mass Ride & Ice Cream Social event was a huge hit. Thank you to all of the teachers, classrooms, & students that participated. And we cannot forget the parents. Thank you! Announcing the Classroom Winners! Mr. Painter (Sechrist Elementary School) … 75% classroom participation Ms. Frost (Mountain School) … 52% classroom participation Ms. Bruner (Manuel De
June 4th, National Trails Day, Munds Park Trails Join the entire Flagstaff and Munds Park area trails community in the annual celebration of trails! This year we will be working with the Coconino National Forest on building and maintaining trails in the Munds Park area. Please come join potentially hundreds of other Flagstaff trail users of all interests in this annual celebration of trails! Directions: Exit I-17 on the Munds
Thanks to everyone who logged their rides yesterday! Be sure to log your ride each day throughout this week and you’ll be eligible to win cool prizes like the lucky folks below. If you log your rides all 5 days, you could win one of these four fabulous Grand Prizes! (If you rode yesterday, you can still log your ride retroactively at the link below, just change the date on
Bike to Beer, New Belgium Cruiser Raffle at the Tinderbox Annex between 5 – 7pm Winner will be picked at 6:30pm. Join us for drink specials, games and more… PLUS! We will have many other LOCAL prizes to Raffle off! A free beer and raffle ticket to all new and current FBO members. We can sign you up that night. Memberships start at $20. Get 1 free raffle ticket when you sign