Posts From Flagstaff Biking Organization

Huge Flagstaff District Recreation and Trails Planning! Meeting attendance and comment letters needed!

The Flagstaff Ranger District has just released the Mount Elden Dry Lake Hills Recreation Planning Proposed Action! (MEDL) This is a project that we have been pushing for for over a decade! The Proposed Action, which is the first fully public stage of the NEPA, (National Environmental Policy Act), planning includes: New trails Dedicated Class 4, (similar to Flagstaff Urban Trail), alignment of the Flagstaff Loop Trail from the Elden

FBO's Letter to Mayor and City Council regarding the "Y" and "Buffalo Park Annex" properties.

PDF Document here “October 1st, 2013 Mayor Nabours and Flagstaff City Council 211 West Aspen Street City Hall Flagstaff, AZ 86001 Honorable Mayor and City Council- We are writing to express concern that the Schultz Parcel and the 26-Acre parcel that is known as the North San Francisco Street parcel or Buffalo Park Annex are potentially being considered for sale. It was our understanding that the Schultz parcel was removed

UPDATED-Help protect the Schultz "Y" and Buffalo Park Annex City Property from being sold! (AGAIN)

UPDATE- We have received some clarification on this issue. Current Open Space Commission and City staff recommendations include open space designation and only partial sale of these parcels. Our primary concerns are that the lands maintain their current character and that access to trails and open space is maintained, which could be achieved through these recommendations.We will be staying engaged on this issue and we are writing the City Council

Join Flagstaff Biking for First Friday Art Walk at Mountain Sports

Join Flagstaff Biking Organization this Friday night, October 4th, at Mountain Sports for First Friday Art Walk! Enjoy some fine New Belgium Brewing Company beer as you talk to our board about our programs and upcoming projects! Also, as part of Advocate Weeks, if you purchase a pair of Patagonia footwear between October 4th and 18th, Patagonia and Mountain Sports will donate $20 to Flagstaff Biking Organization for every pair

UPDATED! Trail Day! October 12th, Roger's Lake Trails Construction!

Because those jerks in Washington DC have closed the Federal Government, thereby preventing us from working with our friends on the local Flagstaff Ranger District, we will be working instead with our friends from Coconino County Parks and Recreation on the new Rogers Lake County Park Trails! Thanks to the County for stepping up on short notice! October 12th, Roger’s Lake Trails Help build a new trails at the new

Trail Day! Sunset Trail Maintenance, September 28th

September 28th, Sunset Trail maintenance We will be executing some much needed maintenance and refining of the layout of Sunset Trail just below the first “summit”. It will be a bit of a hike in, but hopefully our work will make this section drain better and ride better. With the significant monsoon this year, all of the trails need a little help! Please help by doing your part to put

Trail Day! September 21st, Pedals v. Pistons v. Horseshoes v. Hiking Boots, Secret Trail Maintenance

September 21st, Pedals v. Pistons v. Horseshoes v. Hiking Boots, 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 strong

Trail day August 17th! Help construct the new Roger's Lake connector trail!

PLEASE NOTE MINOR CHANGE IN MEETING LOCATION! READ HERE: ***Please follow the signs to the new staging area*** along Woody Mountain Road. We will be parking along the 390A road on the left side of Woody Mountain Road, closer to town than the previous staging area. Click here for a map to the meeting location. Help build a new trail that will eventually connect the Flagstaff Loop Trail to the

Trail Day! Flagstaff Loop Trail Construction, July 27th, Segments 26-28, near 301D Road/Campbell Mesa

July 27th, Flagstaff Loop Trail, Segments 26-28, near 301D Road/Campbell Mesa We will be continuing work on Segment 26, (.pdf map of the Flagstaff Loop Trail with segment numbers here), which we hope to complete thus making a continuous link between JWP Boulevard and the Arizona Trail Equestrian Bypass! Map here! Directions: From the intersection of Highway 89 and Country Club, continue east on Country Club to Old Walnut Canyon

Clips Beer and Film Tour and Pre-Party tonight at the Orpheum!

In its 4th fabulous year, Clips Beer & Film Tour is a beer-toting, film-traveling, nonprofit-benefiting show that’s traveled to 18 cities coast-to-coast. Clips Beer and Film Tour is coming to town TOMORROW on June 27th as a FUNdraiser for Flagstaff Biking Organization!  The event will start at 7pm at Thorpe Park Multi Use Field.  Check out the Facebook event and share with your friends too! New Belgium Brewing Company took their