Tag "volunteer"

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

Sechrist Trail Day – October 14th

Coconino County Parks and Recreation calls on volunteers to join the Trail Day to complete the connector trail from Fir to Sechrist Elementary School on Sunday, October 14 from 9:30 am to 2:00 pm. We will meet at Sechrist Elementary School parking lot. Please wear closed toe shoes and outdoor clothing. Tools and lunch will be provided. We will develop new trails, put up some signs, and clean up some

Pedals vs. Pistons Trail Day!!

Come bolster Flagstaff Biking Organization’s ranks! September 22nd, 9:00 AM, Secret Trail re-route. FBO will be working with Coconino Trail Riders (motorcyclists) building a section of trail to re-route Secret Trail as part of the Fort Valley Restoration Project. We want mountain bikers to have a big showing. Don’t let the motors win! Meet at Friedlein Prairie Road and Snowbowl Road intersection at 9:00 am. If you have a 4

Trail Day September 8th-Rocky Ridge Trail

Come on out and help be a part of the solution!  We all know that budget cuts have slashed the Forest Service’s ability to do everything that’s needed to keep our trails in shape, so come out and help out!  We’ll meet at the lower Shultz Creek Trail head off of Shultz Pass Road at 8:30am.  Please bring your bike helmet (those shovels can hurt if they hit your head!

CTR Trail Day: August 25th

This Saturday’s trail day is postponed until August 25th. Coconino Trails Riders motorcyclists would like to invite the members of Flagstaff Biking to join us during this summer’s CTR Trail Days. We will be working on the “Secret Trail” re-route. CTR will provide lunch, beverages and t-shirts (one t-shirt per person, per season). Join us for this fun event ! Contact Keith Greenwalt (928) 853-7093 for meeting locations and exact

August 11th Trail Day!

Join us at Elden Lookout Trail from 9:30am – 3pm. Trail Maintenance Meet at: Mt. Elden trail head parking lot on 89A, just past the Peaks Ranger station. All trail events start at 9:30am and will end at 3pm. Lunch and refreshments provided at all events. Raffle prizes and trail T-shirts eligible to all volunteers. Please wear protective footwear and headgear (your bike helmet will work), long pants, and bring