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Flagstaff Gravity Riders Elden Look Out Road Clean Up Day! (Rescheduled!)

Join the Flagstaff Gravity Riders and the US Forest Service Flagstaff Ranger District for some trash clean up along Elden LO Road! Meet this Saturday, MAY 3rd at 10:00 am at the gate on Elden LO Road just after it turns to a dirt road. We will be picking up trash and debris along the road. Help keep one of our favorite riding areas clean! For more info, contact Josh

Flagstaff Gravity Riders Elden Look Out Road Clean Up Day!

POSTPONED BECAUSE OF SNOW ACCUMULATION! STAY TUNED FOR A NEW DATE! Join the Flagstaff Gravity Riders and the US Forest Service Flagstaff Ranger District for some trash clean up along Elden LO Road! Meet this Saturday, April 26th at 10:00 am at the gate on Elden LO Road just after it turns to a dirt road. We will be picking up trash and debris along the road. Help keep one

Vote NOW for the Ft. Tuthill Bike Park to win a $30,000 Grant!!

WE NEED YOU TO VOTE NOW! Share this link with everyone you’ve ever met, have your mom’s Facebook friends vote, bug random strangers on the street to vote on their smart phones, pester your coworkers, whoever you can think of! It only takes a minute, doesn’t cost a thing, and everyone will benefit from this free-to-the-public facility! Be sure to reply to the confirmation email you’ll be sent or your

VOTE April 7-20! The Ft. Tuthill Bike Park has been chosen as a finalist for an IMBA Bell Built Grant!

The Ft. Tuthill Bike Park has been chosen as a finalist for an IMBA Bell Built Grant! We applied for a $30,000 grant to build the intermediate and beginner flow trails at the new Ft. Tuthill Bike Park and we were chosen as finalists! NOW WE NEED YOUR HELP! Between April 7th and April 20th, we will need you to vote for our project! Click this link to vote. (Link

Ft. Tuthill Bike Park Public meeting date and time set! Take our Bike Park Survey online!

Flagstaff Biking Organization has hired IMBA Trail Solutions, (with a matching grant from our IMBA Regional Rep, Patrick Kell, thanks Patrick!), to build a plan and budget for the Ft. Tuthill Mountain Bike Park! Flagstaff Biking Organization and Flagstaff Gravity Riders will be coordinating a public meeting, with IMBA Trail Solutions and Coconino County Parks and Recreation Staff in attendance, to gather input on what sorts of specific features are

Ft. Tuthill Mountain Bike Park update

This message is meant to be inclusive of everyone. We want full participation! Please forward! Flagstaff Biking Organization and Flagstaff Gravity Riders are about to begin undertaking our biggest project ever: the design and construction of the Ft. Tuthill Mountain Bike Park. We want a bunch of involvement from the community for two reasons: We want this park to be successful. In order for it to be successful, people will

Area for Bike Skills Park and Trails Approved at Ft. Tuthill!

We just received confirmation that the Coconino County Board of Supervisors has approved the new Ft. Tuthill Master Plan! Included in this Master Plan was approval of 3-5 acres of land to be used for a mountain bike skills park. This piece of land is immediately to the north of the new Flagstaff Extreme ropes course. This success is as a result of cooperative planning by the County with much

DH RIDER SHUTTLERS: Please slow down when driving Elden Lookout Road and please don't litter!

HEY DH RIDER SHUTTLERS! PLEASE SLOW DOWN WHILE DRIVING ELDEN LOOKOUT ROAD AND DO NOT LITTER! We have received complaints about the speed and behavior of some folks driving Elden Lookout Road to shuttle for DH mountain bike runs. We, (Flagstaff Gravity Riders/ Flagstaff Biking Organization), are currently working with the US Forest Service to put together a proposal for, among other things, legalizing these trails and incorporating them into

Flagstaff Mountain Bike Skills Park Support Needed!!

Flagstaff Mountain Bike Skills Park Support Needed!! Please make time to attend this meeting!! The County will be seeking public input on the Ft. Tuthill Master Plan Revision. It is important that lots of folks come to show support for a mountain bike skills park as part of that plan!! Thursday, May 3rd, 5:30 pm, at the Coconino County Administration Building at 219 E Cherry Avenue More info here: http://www.coconino.az.gov/parks.aspx?id=27168

Subaru/IMBA Trail Care Crew Training and FR/DH and Park Riding discussion, Saturday, April 23rd

The Subaru/IMBA Trail Care Crew, Chris and Leslie Kehmeier, will be presenting a class on sustainable trail building and then working with us on the ground at building some sustainable trail. This is a great opportunity to learn all about how trails go from concept to a ride; there’s a lot more to it than you might think! Meet at 8:30 am at the Flagstaff District Ranger Station on Highway