OUR PROGRAMS

Mountain Bike Advocacy

Help us build the next phase of the Fort Tuthill Bike Park!

We are finalizing building permits and working towards getting quotes for constructing the next phase of the Fort Tuthill Bike Park, but WE NEED YOUR HELP! We have a bunch of dirt thanks to Kinney Construction Services, (we’ll need some more), and approximately $32,000 raised towards the construction work, equipment rentals and other materials thanks to several generous donors and sponsors. We will need a bunch more money to get

US Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management E-Bike Policy

We have had a few questions recently regarding whether or not it is legal to ride an electric mountain bike on Forest Service trails. We didn’t know, so we asked the Flagstaff Ranger District. They provided these two documents. In summary, e-bikes are treated as motor vehicles and are subject to all of the same laws and regulations as motor vehicles on Federal lands. Check these links for details: US

Trail Day! Help work towards reopening Little Bear Trail! October 17th. RAIN UPDATE!

WE ARE ON FOR TODAY! Weather forecast and radar shows that we should be OK with only a very small chance of a shower. Please bring a rain coat just in case! October 17th, Little Bear rehabilitation Help us in putting back one of the best trails in Flagstaff! Not only do we have two volunteer events scheduled this fall to work on Little Bear Trail, but we have hired

Trail Day! Pedals v. Pistons v. Horseshoes v. Hiking Boots, west Secret Trail maintenance September 26th

September 26th, Pedals v. Pistons v. Horseshoes v. Hiking Boots, western Secret Trail maintenance JOIN THE CHALLENGE! Let’s see which trail user group can show up in the greatest numbers for this great trail! A lovely trophy is on the line for the winning group… they will hold that trophy until next year’s challenge. Join this fun event… we ALL WIN when we work together to build good trail and

Trail Day! Help work towards reopening Little Bear Trail! September 12th.

September 12th, Little Bear rehabilitation Help us in putting back one of the best trails in Flagstaff! Not only do we have two volunteer events scheduled this fall to work on Little Bear Trail, but we have 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 Day! Rogers Lake Connector Trail construction near Woody Mountain Road.

August 15th, 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:  From the intersection of West Route 66 and Woody Mountain Road, drive approximately 3.5 miles to a pull-out on the south/east side of Woody Mountain Rod. We will have signs up by 8:00

Trail Day! July 25th, Upper Little Elden (Schultz Tank working down hill)

July 25th, Upper Little Elden (Schultz Tank working down hill)  Come on out and help us tidy up this beautiful piece of trail! We will be making some drains and “de-berming”, maybe doing some minor realignments and narrowing some tread. As always, well have Kickstand coffee for everyone in the morning and delicious Biff’s Bagels sandwiches for lunch. Thanks to Aspen Sports for helping us get the word out about

Trail Day! June 27th, Campbell Mesa maintenance

June 27th, Campbell Mesa maintenance We will be doing some much needed maintenance on one of Flagstaff’s most popular trail systems. Work will consist mostly of establishing drainage and narrowing tread where it has widened because of erosion. If this trail is one of your favorites, please come out and help us keep it in good shape! Directions: From Down town Flagstaff, travel eastbound on Route 66. Turn right on

National Trails Day! Saturday, June 6th, Picture Canyon Preserve.

June 6th, National Trails Day, Picture Canyon Join the entire Flagstaff trails community in the annual celebration of trails! This year we will be working on building and maintaining trails in the recently established Picture Canyon Preserve. This is the first National Trails Day hosted by the City of Flagstaff Sustainability Program and we are really excited to be working with them! Please come join potentially hundreds of other Flagstaff

The Fort Tuthill Bike Park is seeking sponsors and donors!

Last spring, we had just been awarded the IMBA Bell Built Grant, but there had still not been any dirt moved. Today, we have three flow trails, a tot track, return and entrance trails, signage, a tool shed and volunteer program all in place! Thanks to everyone who has contributed to this initial success! We still have a ton of work to do to build out several more phases. We