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May 2022 is Flagstaff Bike Month!

For this year’s Flagstaff Bike Month, throughout May of 2022, we are happy to bring back some of our signature events since COVID has waned! We have assembled some fun opportunities to encourage you to get out to ride throughout May! Unlike previous Bike to Work and School Weeks, Flagstaff Bike Month is for all kinds of cycling. Whether you are riding to work or school, or mountain biking or

MetroPlan Survey #2 – Please add your input to help Flagstaff become more bicycle friendly!

Click here to take this survey now! https://www.opentownhall.com/11757 MetroPlan Stride Forward has another survey up. Please spend a few minutes to add your input! We are expecting another 3 or 4 of these over the coming months. The City and County rely upon the results of these surveys in key projects, like the Lone Tree Overpass, to gauge community priorities. This is an important opportunity to help guide planning decisions

Help Guide Flagstaff Transportation Options – Please Take This Survey!

Please click this link and take this survey which will help guide the direction of future transportation decisions in Flagstaff! Flagstaff Metroplan Stride Forward Survey We know that the City and Regional Government has issued myriad similar surveys in the past, and still robust bike/ped infrastructure is slow to come, but this is how government works. Help us to help you by “keeping the pressure on”. Thanks…

Wrap-up! FBO’s 2021 Trail Day Program

The FBO Trail Program made a HUGE comeback in 2021 after the 2020 Trail Day Program was canceled because of concerns about Covid-19! There were nine volunteer events held to help address deferred maintenance on some of Flagstaff’s most iconic trails. The ongoing drought, mild winter, and last year’s pandemic pandemonium of ~300% increased trail usage left many of our trails in need of major love.   The season kicked off with 44

Flagstaff Biking Organization’s Comments to City Staff and Council on the Draft Active Transportation Master Plan

Here are FBO’s comments submitted to the City of Flagstaff on the Draft Active Transportation Master Plan: https://flagstaffbiking.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/FBO-ATMP-Comments-1.pdf Nov 19, 2021 City Staff, Mayor, Vice Mayor, and Council- We are writing today to provide feedback on the city’s Active Transportation Master Plan (ATMP). We commend the city on the installation of Flagstaff’s first protected bike lanes this fall. We have already heard positive feedback from the cycling community and have

Trail Day! October 23rd, Lower Sunset Trail, maintenance above Schultz Tank

This popular route needs some drains cleaned and some tread tune up. Help us bring it back up to speed! Drive up Schultz Pass Road to the Schultz Tank parking lot. Follow the signs. Google Map PLEASE RSVP: We will are asking that participants RSVP at least a day before each event in order for us to be better able to plan. It’s easy and only takes a minute using the

Comment now on the City of Flagstaff’s Draft Active Transportation Master Plan!

The Active Transportation Master Plan is the most important bicycle infrastructure plan for Flagstaff ever! All of the links and info you need are below, but please make an effort to learn about it and stress to City representatives and staff that this is important to you! Upon initial review by Flagstaff Biking Organization, it is apparent that, although there is lots to love in the Draft, bicycling, (and pedestrian),

Trail Day! October 9th, Little Bear and Little Elden tread repair

We’ll be tuning up Lower Little Bear and Little Elden near Little Bear. Drive north on Highway 89 to Elden Springs Road. Drive in on Elden Springs Road, follow signs. Google Map PLEASE RSVP: We will are asking that participants RSVP at least a day before each event in order for us to be better able to plan. It’s easy and only takes a minute using the form we are providing.

Cambium Wealth & Legacy Strategies Sponsorship

2021 Trail Program Featured Sponsor Flagstaff Biking Organization has revamped our Trail Program for 2021 in order to focus more on fundraising for some substantial trail projects that are coming for the Flagstaff area. Part of that program has been to create perks for businesses that support our trails by making substantial financial donations to our Trail Program. We are featuring Cambium Wealth & Legacy Strategies to honor their commitment