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Trail Day! July 15th, Little Gnarly, Schultz Loops and/or Climb 3

We’ll be rerouting one or more of these trails as part of the Mount Elden Dry Lake Hills Recreation Planning Project (MEDL). ***UPDATED MEETING LOCATION ACCESS!!*** We will be able to drive up Schultz Pass Road from Fort Valley Road to get to Sunset Trail Head which should quicker and easier for most folks! Google Map Meet at the gate on Elden Springs, FR 556. Elden Springs and Schultz Pass

Observatory Mesa Trails Planning Draft – Please Attend Public Meeting, Take Survey, Write Comments

Flagstaff Biking Organization’s comment letter here. The City of Flagstaff Parks, Recreation, Open Space and Events (PROSE) has released its revised Draft Greater Observatory Mesa Trail Plan. The original Draft was put on hold and greatly revised into its current iteration, available here https://www.flagstaff.az.gov/3284/Flagstaff-Community-Forum?cf_url=https%3A%2F%2Fcommunityfeedback.opengov.com%2Fportals%2Fflagstaffaz%2FIssue_12892#peak_democracy . —Please take this survey! https://communityfeedback.opengov.com/12892 —Write a letter and send it before July 16th. Address it to: mark@swdresources.comRobert.Wallace@flagstaffaz.govcouncil@flagstaffaz.gov FBO will be sending a comment letter,

Flagstaff Biking Organization, USFS and Flagline Trails Partnering on Mount Elden/Dry Lake Hills Trail Project

Flagstaff, Arizona, June 6th, 2023 – Flagstaff Biking Organization (FBO) has obtained funding and will be hiring a professional trail building company, Flagline Trails, also of Flagstaff, to design and build a mountain bike flow trail, design and layout a new alignment for a multi-use single track trail, known as “Climb 3”, and place trail signage as part of the Mount Elden Dry lake Hills Recreation Planning Project (MEDL) implementation.

National Trails Day! June 3rd, Schultz “Y” Loops

Meet at Schultz “Y” Trail Head. We’ll be establishing single track in the area around Schultz Creek Trail Head and the “Y” Trail Head. Google Map Join the entire Flagstaff area trails community in the annual celebration of trails! 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

Trail Day! May 20th, Little Gnarly, Schultz Loops and/or Climb 3

We’ll be rerouting one or more of these trails as part of the Mount Elden Dry Lake Hills Recreation Planning Project (MEDL). Meet at the gate on Elden Springs, FR556. Elden Springs and Schultz Pass Roads are currently closed to the public because of flood damage. The Forest Service will open the gate to allow us to drive up the Sunset Trail Head from the east side. Please arrive on

Cosmic Ray Brutti – 2023 Heritage Square Brick Honoree for Contribution to Bicycling in Flagstaff

Flagstaff Biking Organization is honored today to recognize Cosmic Ray Brutti for his contributions to bicycling in Northern Arizona. Ray was a lifelong goodwill ambassador for cycling, and was a pioneer in mountain biking. His guidebook, “Fat Tire Tales and Trails”, was among a handful of resources for finding where to ride in the earliest days of mountain biking. He helped introduce tens of thousands of riders, including, I am

Trail Day! April 29th, Campbell Mesa Trail System Maintenance

Meet at Campbell Mesa Trail Head. We’ll be maintaining trails on the Campbell Mesa Trail System. Google Map Join the entire Flagstaff area trails community in the annual celebration of trails! 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. Thanks

2023 Trail Projects (for FBO and otherwise) Update.

Happy spring 2023!  As we start 2023, we are reflecting on how amazing 2022 was for the Flagstaff trail community.  Volunteer trail building events co-sponsored by Flagstaff Biking Organization (FBO) with the U.S. Forest Service tallied 720 volunteer hours and 14,526 feet of trail maintained or built!  The focus of those efforts was on the Mount Elden Dry Lake Hills Recreation Project (MEDL).  A detailed wrap-up on the 2022 season

Walnut Canyon Reroute is officially open!

The recently completed “Walnut Canyon Reroute” is officially open. This important initiative to take afew miles of the Arizona National Scenic Trail (AZT) off old forest roads south of Flagstaff, was asuccessful collaboration between the Arizona Trail Association (ATA), Coconino National Forest, ArizonaConservation Corps, Arizona State Parks & Trails, Flagstaff Biking Organization, Flagstaff Trail Faeries, volunteers, and FlaglineTrails. If you haven’t experienced this new ribbon of trail between Fisher Point

Trail Day! September 10th, Pedals vs. Pistons vs. Horseshoes vs. Hiking Boots, Upper Moto Fire/Flood Rehab

Meet at Campsite 11 on Friedlein Prairie Road/ NF 522 We’ll be repair fire/flood damage caused by the Pipeline Fire on Upper Moto with all of our friends from Coconino Trail Riders, Coconino Horsemen‘s Alliance and Northern Arizona Trail Runners Association. Google Map Note: Friedlein Prairie Road/NF 522 is a high clearance road. If you do not have a high clearance vehicle and cannot ride or otherwise access Campsite 11,