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2015 Trail Day Schedule is live!

Our 2015 Trail Day Schedule is live! Click here for the complete schedule! May 2nd, Roger’s Lake connector June 6th, National Trails Day, Picture Canyon June 27th, Campbell Mesa maintenance July 25th, Upper Little Elden (Schultz Tank working down hill) August 15th, Roger’s Lake connector September 12th, Little Bear rehabilitation September 26th, Pedals v. Pistons v. Horseshoes v. Hiking Boots, western Secret Trail maintenance October 17th, Little Bear rehabilitation Save some

Help save trail funding-Say “no” to sweep by Arizona’s Governor and Legislature

In an effort to balance the Arizona budget, Governor Ducey has proposed sweeping funding from the Arizona State Parks OHV Decal Fund. You may ask, “why should I care about OHV Funds being swept”? For several reasons- 1) This funding has helped to build and maintain many multiple-use trails throughout the State that are used by  mountain bikers. Locally, the Fort Valley Trail System will be benefiting directly from these

Help build the new Roger’s Lake Connector Trail! Saturday, October 25th, near Woody Mountain Road

October 25th, Roger’s Lake connector Once completed, this trail will connect the Roger’s Lake Trail System to the Flagstaff Loop Trail and Ft. Tuthill Trail System. What a great addition to the Flagstaff area trail network! Directions: To get to the meeting location, travel on West Route 66 to Woody Mountain Road. Turn left and travel approximately 3 miles on Woody Mountain Road. Turn left at the signs to the event

CANCELED! September 27th, Little Bear Trail Restoration

Because of numerous and widely disseminated warnings from both the National Weather Service and Coconino County about the potential for violent storms, including a possibility of flash floods and tornadoes, we are cancelling this event! Please be sure to thank our sponsors for their support next time you frequent their businesses: Flagstaff Bicycle Revolution, Biff’s Bagels and Kickstand Kafe! September 27th, Little Bear restoration Help us to repair the Little

September 20th, Pedals v. Pistons v. Horseshoes v. Hiking Boots, Kelly Multi-use Trail Project

September 20th, Pedals v. Pistons v. Horseshoes v. Hiking Boots, Kelly Multi-use Trail Project 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

FBO’s comments on the Flagstaff Watershed Protection Project DEIS

Below is Flagstaff Biking Organization’s comments on the Flagstaff Watershed Protection Project. Please feel free to use this letter to help formulate your own! We are strongly in favor of the need for fuels management in the Mount Elden Dry Lake Hills area, but we want to make sure that mountain bike trails are protected as best as possible throughout the process. Your letter backing up this need will help

August 16th, Rocky Ridge trail maintenance – west side

August 16th, Rocky Ridge maintenance – west side Help us reestablish some drainage and fix some tread on this popular trail that is part of the Arizona National Scenic Trail! Directions:  We will be meeting at Schultz Creek Trail Head, turn right on Schultz Pass Road from Highway 180 (Ft. Valley Road), bear left on Schultz Pass Road, turn right into the trail head just after the cattle guard where

Help build the Roger’s Lake Connector Trail! Saturday, July 12th.

July 12th, Roger’s Lake connector Join FBO and the Flagstaff Ranger District to continue construction of this vital connector between the Flagstaff Loop Trail on the west side of Flagstaff to the new Roger’s Lake County Natural Area trail system. We also want to welcome Mountain Sports Flagstaff, a long-time FBO supporter, as our newest Trail Program Sponsor! Mountain Sports and Patagonia Footwear will supply small gifts for all participants

Little Elden Trail Restoration Day! Saturday, June 28th.

June 28th, Little Elden restoration Help us to repair the Little Elden Trail! As a result of the lack of vegetation from the Schultz Fires and flooding caused by some freakish monsoon storms last year, Little Elden was badly damaged in a few spots. If we get a whole bunch of volunteer assistance, we should be able to repair most of the damage! Directions: From downtown Flagstaff, drive north on

National Trails Day! Saturday June 7th, Roger’s Lake County Park

June 7th, National Trails Day, Roger’s Lake Trails, Roger’s Lake Join the entire Flagstaff trails community in the annual celebration of trails! Directions: Roger’s Lake Trails Help build a new trails at the new County Park at Roger’s Lake The meeting location will be 8 miles from Rte. 66 on Woody Mountain Road, (gravel but easily 2 wheel drive accessible), at Roger’s Lake. Google Map: http://goo.gl/maps/ymmIa What to bring and other details: