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Trail Day! August 12th, Sunset Trail Maintenance

Directions: From downtown Flagstaff, head north on Fort Valley Road/ Highway 180. Just past the Museum of Northern Arizona, turn right on Schultz Pass Road. Stay right at the “Y” to continue on Elden Lookout Road. Continue up the dirt road, (high clearance recommended). Look for signs. Given limited parking, please try to carpool to this event. Google Map: https://goo.gl/maps/bbH41tciE332 What to bring and other details: All Trail events start

Trail Day! July 29th, Upper Oldham Trail Maintenance

July 29th, Upper Oldham Trail Maintenance We will be working with the Flagstaff Ranger District to improve the Upper Oldham Trail, one of Flagstaff’s classic trails in the Dry Lake Hills! Directions: From downtown Flagstaff, head north on Fort Valley Road/ Highway 180. Just past the Museum of Northern Arizona, turn right on Schultz Pass Road. Stay right at the “Y” to continue on Elden Lookout Road. Continue up the dirt road,

National Trails Day! June 4th, Munds Park Trails

June 4th, National Trails Day, Munds Park Trails Join the entire Flagstaff and Munds Park area trails community in the annual celebration of trails! This year we will be working with the Coconino National Forest on building and maintaining trails in the Munds Park area. Please come join potentially hundreds of other Flagstaff trail users of all interests in this annual celebration of trails! Directions: Exit I-17 on the Munds

UPDATE! First Trail Day of 2016! Rogers Lake Connector Trail, May 7th

YES! We will be digging today with the US Forest Service! The weather forecast looks pretty clear for the rest of the morning.  See you out there! As of Friday evening, we still intend to work. If there is not significant snow coverage or miserable rain in the morning, come on out! Stay tuned here or our Facebook page for updates in the AM… May 7th, Rogers Lake connector Once

Orion Timber Sale Trail Closures

Several Trails in the Schultz Pass area will be closed during forest thinning operations throughout the spring and again this fall. The exact end date is unavailable, but the closure is in effect as of today, March 16th, 2016 and is expected to run through May. Fall dates are not available as of this time. The following trails are closed or partially closed: Secret Trail closed between Newham and Sunset

Little Bear Trail Work Project, Fall 2015

We would like to thank the Mountain Bike Association of Arizona, (MBAA), and the American Conservation Experience, (ACE), for the funding and matched-work that is going into restoring the most damaged sections of Little Bear Trail. The MBAA gave Flagstaff Biking Organization a $5000 grant that was matched by $5000 of funds raised over the years from entry fees paid for the annual Flagstaff Super-D Race. ACE then committed to

Winter 2016 – Red Rock District Volunteer Trail Work

Winter 2016 – Red Rock District Volunteer Trail Work YOU ARE INVITED TO JOIN THE WINTER 2015 REDROCK VOLUNTEER TRAIL WORK DAY WHEN: January 9 & 23 February 6 & 20 March 6 WHERE: Schuerman Mountain TH at 8:30 am. The trail work will consist of new trail construction and general maintenance in the Carrol Canyon/Scheurman Mountain area. All trail work sessions start at 8:30 am and conclude at 1:00

US Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management E-Bike Policy

We have had a few questions recently regarding whether or not it is legal to ride an electric mountain bike on Forest Service trails. We didn’t know, so we asked the Flagstaff Ranger District. They provided these two documents. In summary, e-bikes are treated as motor vehicles and are subject to all of the same laws and regulations as motor vehicles on Federal lands. Check these links for details: US

Trail Day! Help work towards reopening Little Bear Trail! October 17th. RAIN UPDATE!

WE ARE ON FOR TODAY! Weather forecast and radar shows that we should be OK with only a very small chance of a shower. Please bring a rain coat just in case! October 17th, Little Bear rehabilitation Help us in putting back one of the best trails in Flagstaff! Not only do we have two volunteer events scheduled this fall to work on Little Bear Trail, but we have hired

Arizona Trail Day- Celebrate the Arizona Trail at Buffalo Park! September 12

Join the Arizona Trail Association for the second annual Arizona Trail Day in Flagstaff! September 12th – 10:00-2:00 Hike, run and ride on the AZT on your own or with friends in the morning, then join us for these activities at beautiful Buffalo Park: Live music from the Diamond Down String Band Local Food from McMillan Bar & Kitchen Beer garden featuring local brews from Wanderlust Brewery and Arizona Trail