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Vote for the Fort Tuthill Bike Park to win a $5000 grant from Patagonia and Mountain Sports!

Please go to Mountain Sports Flagstaff each and every day that you can between now and April 30th and vote for Flagstaff Biking Organization to get a $5000 grant for the Fort Tuthill Bike Park!! Each vote is a raffle ticket for a $500 gift certificate at Mountain Sports for you too! Simply stop into Mountain Sports Flagstaff to “Voice Your Choice” daily between April 15 and April 30, 2015.

First Trail Day of 2015! May 2nd, Roger’s Lake Connector Trail near Woody Mountain Road

May 2nd, Roger’s Lake connector Once completed, this trail will connect the Roger’s Lake Trail System to the Flagstaff Loop Trail and Ft. Tuthill Trail System. What a great addition to the Flagstaff area trail network! Directions: To get to the meeting location, travel on West Route 66 to Woody Mountain Road. Turn left and travel approximately 3 miles on Woody Mountain Road. Turn left at the signs to the event

League of America Bicyclists Savvy Cyclist Bike Safety Class -Flagstaff Bike to Work Week

Savvy Cyclist Bike Safety Class Flagstaff Medical Center — Tuesday, May 19th, McGee Auditorium. 6:30 – 7:30pm Taught by League of American Bicyclists Certified Instructor, Martin Ince and FBO Board Member Dave Needham. Do you feel timid in traffic? Are you not sure where you should be when riding in the street? Do you want to feel safer and better equipped for your commute to work or on your road

2015 Bike Bazaar and Bike Swap! -Flagstaff Bike to Work Week!

May  17th- Sunday Bike Bazaar – Heritage Square Downtown Flagstaff 8am – noon 13th Annual Human-Powered Parade (20 CASH Prizes will be awarded). Bike & Gear Swap Reserve your table. Tables are available for a $20 donation to set up your bike wares for sale. (You can split tables with friends.) Table are 6 feet in length. $10 Helmets for kids and adults Mountain Lion – Bike / Bus Demonstration “Fender

Fort Tuthill Bike Park Training Presented by IMBA Trail Solutions

Click here to pre-register so that we know how many folks to expect. Saturday, April 18th Fort Tuthill County Park 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Lunch provided for participants. Flagstaff Biking Organization and the Verde Valley Cyclists will be funding a Bike Park Maintenance clinic at Fort Tuthill hosted by Coconino County Parks and Recreation and presented by Chris Kehmeier of IMBA Trail Solutions. If you are interested in learning

2015 Trail Day Schedule is live!

Our 2015 Trail Day Schedule is live! Click here for the complete schedule! May 2nd, Roger’s Lake connector June 6th, National Trails Day, Picture Canyon June 27th, Campbell Mesa maintenance July 25th, Upper Little Elden (Schultz Tank working down hill) August 15th, Roger’s Lake connector September 12th, Little Bear rehabilitation September 26th, Pedals v. Pistons v. Horseshoes v. Hiking Boots, western Secret Trail maintenance October 17th, Little Bear rehabilitation Save some

Help save trail funding-Say “no” to sweep by Arizona’s Governor and Legislature

In an effort to balance the Arizona budget, Governor Ducey has proposed sweeping funding from the Arizona State Parks OHV Decal Fund. You may ask, “why should I care about OHV Funds being swept”? For several reasons- 1) This funding has helped to build and maintain many multiple-use trails throughout the State that are used by  mountain bikers. Locally, the Fort Valley Trail System will be benefiting directly from these

Donate some of that money you got for Christmas to the Fort Tuthill Bike Park!

We are still trying to raise money for the next phases of the Fort Tuthill Bike Park! Click here to donate now! Your money will be used to move dirt, buy features and construct things like the new skills features, pump tracks, dirt jumps and more! Any amount will help, even only a dollar! A donation of $40 will get you a rad sticker. A donation of $100 or more

Fort Tuthill Bike Park Flow Trails Open, Please Contribute Towards Future Construction!

Phase 1 of the Fort Tuthill Bike Park is Completed and Open! We have completed “Phase 1″ of the Fort Tuthill Bike Park and formally signed it over to the stewardship of the Coconino County Parks and Recreation Department to maintain for YOU! This phases consists of beginner, intermediate and advanced flow trails and the tot track: something for the whole family! The tot track is for little kids, any

Volunteer Training for Ft. Tuthill Bike Park Maintenance! Monday, November 10th, 1:00 – 5:00 PM

BIKE PARK MAINTENANCE VOLUNTEER TRAINING!! THIS MONDAY, NOVEMBER 10th, 1:00 pm-5:00 pm. At the Ft. Tuthill Bike Park, just north of Flag X Adventure Course. If you’d like to be part of a dedicated crew volunteering for Coconino County Parks and Rec to maintain the Ft. Tuthill Bike Park, you’ll need to attend this training. Requirements: -Be able handle some basic paperwork. -Be available to assist in watering and compacting