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FBO’s comments on the Flagstaff Watershed Protection Project DEIS

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

August 16th, Rocky Ridge trail maintenance – west side

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

Help build the Roger’s Lake Connector Trail! Saturday, July 12th.

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

Little Elden Trail Restoration Day! Saturday, June 28th.

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

National Trails Day! Saturday June 7th, Roger’s Lake County Park

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:

First Trail Day of 2014! Roger’s Lake Connector Trail, May 10th

May 10th, 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 Park trail system. Meeting location: Click here for a map to the approximate meeting location. To get to the meeting location, travel on West Route 66 to Woody Mountain Road. Turn left and travel

First Trail Day of 2014! Roger's Lake Connector Trail, May 10th

May 10th, 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 Park trail system. Meeting location: Click here for a map to the approximate meeting location. To get to the meeting location, travel on West Route 66 to Woody Mountain Road. Turn left and travel

Important Coconino National Forest Land Management Plan Revision Meetings Coming Up!

The Coconino National Forest has scheduled several meeting to seek input on the Draft Land Management Plan Revision Alternatives. National Forest Land Management Plans provide the underlying guidance for how all decisions are made on a given National Forest. They are typically general in nature and set desired goals and policies for the management of the various areas of the Forest. Land Management Plans are also required to make recommendations

FBO’s Comment Letter for the Mount Elden Dry Lake Hills Recreation Planning (MEDL) Proposed Action

These are the comments we submitted to the US Forest Service Flagstaff Ranger District today regarding the FBO’s Comment Letter for the Mount Elden Dry Lake Hills Recreation Planning (MEDL) Proposed Action. PDF Document is here. November 27, 2014 Dear Brian- Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the Mount Elden/Dry Lake Hills Recreation Planning Proposed Action, (MEDL). Background Flagstaff Biking Organization (FBO) is a group of cyclists who

FBO's Comment Letter for the Mount Elden Dry Lake Hills Recreation Planning (MEDL) Proposed Action

These are the comments we submitted to the US Forest Service Flagstaff Ranger District today regarding the FBO’s Comment Letter for the Mount Elden Dry Lake Hills Recreation Planning (MEDL) Proposed Action. PDF Document is here. November 27, 2014 Dear Brian- Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the Mount Elden/Dry Lake Hills Recreation Planning Proposed Action, (MEDL). Background Flagstaff Biking Organization (FBO) is a group of cyclists who