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Mountain Bike Advocacy

August 9th, Benham Trail, Kaibab National Forest

See PHOTOS from this event! We have expanded our August 9 trail day to include a campout on Friday night, August 8. Campsites will be along the forest service road between Perkinsville Road and the Trailhead. Those interested in camping should contact John Tingerthal, 928-699-0196 so we can get a headcount for dinner and breakfast. “Williams Clean & Beautiful” has graciously volunteered to provide dinner and breakfast for the campout,

Trail Day, Saturday July 26th

8:30am to 2:00pm Project: The Arizona Trail Humphrey’s TH- Hart Prairie This is an Arizona Trail day in cooperation with NATRA (Northern Arizona Trail Runners Association) and ATA (AZ Trail Association). We will work to bridge the gap of the 16 miles of the AZ trail that happen to be here abouts. Go HERE for more details. All Trail Events start at 8:30am. We will work until 12:30-1pm. Lunch and

July 12ths Trail Day: Kachina Wetlands / Highlands Trail

We had a great turnout for this event to complete the singletrack bridging Pine Dells to Kachina Wetlands. (See the trails!). About 35 folks turned out and we completed the connection to the power-line trail. GREAT JOB PEOPLE! We had some intermittent cloud cover, the spicy smell of the night’s rain on grasses, lots of flowers, and the storm waited until after lunch to let loose… just in time to interrupt

End of an Era…

This post is to inform all of those interested that sections of the old “Secret Trail” alignment are being obliterated by the US Forest Service. This work is being done as part of the implementation of the Fort Valley Restoration Project. This project is responsible also for the miles of new trail constructed in lower Fort Valley, the new Upper Moto alignment, as well as several fuels and timber projects

June 7th National Trails Day, Ft. Tuthill to Kachina trail

National Trail Day was an outstanding success. Around 200 enthusiastic volunteers turned out from every user group… we had mt bikers, hikers, dirt bikers and horse riders. Check out images here. Thanks to all of you… individuals, participating agencies and sponsors… for making it such a success! We completed nearly 1.3 miles of sweet trail! Representatives from Coconino National Forest, Coconino County Search and Rescue, FBO, and others set up

Come help with the Mobile Trail Crew!!

Join Blair and others on Tuesday, June 3rd, at 4:00 pm for Flagstaff Biking Organizations first Mobile Trail Crew day for the 2008 season. Bring your bike, helmet and a larger pack if you have one for a ride with our folding trail tools. For this episode we will be proceeding up Schultz Creek Trail from the lower Schultz Creek parking area and cleaning drains and doing other light maintenance.

FBO teams with IMBA for two great events

Did you see an IMBA (International Mountain Bicycling Association) Subaru in town this weekend? Anna and Jason, one of the traveling Subaru/IMBA Trail Care Crews, came to Flagstaff to meet with local trail builders and managers and to lead a workshop on sustainable trail design and building. On Saturday, they gave an interesting and informative presentation to a full room at the Forest Service office near the Flagstaff Mall, then

Subaru/IMBA Trail Care Crew to Visit Flagstaff

The Subaru/IMBA (International Mountain Bicycling Association) Trail Care Crew will be coming to Flagstaff once again to teach trailbuilding skills, help mountain bikers communicate better with land managers and spend quality time digging in the dirt. The award-winning Subaru/IMBA Trail Care Crew program includes two full-time, professional teams of trail experts who travel North America year-round, leading IMBA Trailbuilding Schools, meeting with government officials and land managers, and working with

Flagstaff Biking Organization Trail Committee Forming

If you have always wanted to be more involved in the work Flagstaff Biking Organization does on trails, here is your chance! We are seeking people who are interested in helping to plan, set up and run our trail dates with the U.S. Forest Service, Coconino County, the City of Flagstaff and others. Some training on construction and layout techniques is desirable, but our first trail day of the year