Tag "trails"

Cambium Wealth & Legacy Strategies Sponsorship

2023 Trail Program Featured Sponsor Flagstaff Biking Organization have revamped our Trail Program in 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

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,

2022 Trail Program Wrap Up!

It’s that time of the year when we look back on the accomplishments of the trail program in 2022. We are thankful to our donors, volunteers, partners, and supporters for helping make our trails great and our community an awesome place to live. MEDL Project Signed! Because of the hectic fire season this spring, the signing of the Decision Memo for the Mount Elden Dry Lake Hills Recreation Project (MEDL) was

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