Hey Flagstaff Bike Commuters!!

I bet we’re all glad the wind died down!

Fun stuff to ride your bike to today:

Lowell Observatory

Lowell Observatory “Mars Hill Challenge Ride”

As a regular BTWW work site participant, Lowell Observatory is sponsoring the “Mars Hill Challenge Ride” as one of this year’s BTWW scheduled events.

On Thursday, June 7th, anytime between 9:00am and 5:00pm, we challenge local cyclists to bike up Mars Hill to the Lowell Observatory Steele Visitor Center and experience first-hand what Lowell BTWW riders must cope with all week long.  The reward?  A FREE “2 for 1? guest pass to Lowell Observatory to redeem at your leisure along with a refreshing bottle of water.  Just show your bike helmet to the front desk greeter in the Visitor Center when you reach the top. For directions and questions, contact Kim Westcott, westcott@lowell.edu or 233-3240.

Jack & Martin’s Excellent Adventure Cruiser Ride — starting at 5:30pm Meet at the Flagstaff Visitor Center for a leisurely loop on the Flagstaff Urban Trail System. Bring your friends, and your helmet! All riders are welcome!

Kid-I-cal Mass Ride Meet at the NAU north quad amphitheater at 6pm. The route will loop through NAU campus and back to the quad for a movie and snacks!?All ages invited.

And immediately to follow…

Bike-in Movie, starting at 7pm Bike-in Movie at NAU north quad amphitheater starting around 7:00pm. Free snacks will be served. We will be showing the *NEW* Muppets movie.

Fun stuff to ride your bike to tomorrow:

Bike to Beer, New Belgium Cruiser Raffle @ the Tinderbox Annex (next to the Tinderbox Kitchen),

34 South San Francisco, 5pm –7pm, Winner will be picked at 6:30pm.

Join us for drink specials, games and more…

Buy Raffle tickets at the event.

A huge thanks to our Title Sponsor for Bike to Work Week 2012, New Belgium Brewing!

Wednesday’s raffle winners are:


Blackburn Voyager 2.0+ Mark Click Combo Light Set

Donated by:

Absolute Bikes and Bell Sports



Vogler Worksite:

Arboretum at Flagstaff

$25 Gift Certificate Northern AZ Glam Squad Judy Blubaum FMC Therapy Services
$25 Gift Certificate Vino Loco Tyson Skelton WL Gore-Medical Central
Runner’s Core DVD series:  Routine Stages 1,2,3 McMillanRunning.com Kris Satterwhite AZ DES/Rehab Services
$25 Gift Certificate Diablo Burger Nicholas Velde NAU Program in Intensive English
$30.00 Gift Certificate for Single Track Bikes Jerome Naleski- Realtor Remax Peak Properties Jill Pressman Sinagua Middle School – Staff
$25.00 Gift Certificate The Green Room Jeanette Roe NAU E-Learning Center
Pair of Tickets to any show Pepsi Amphitheater John Ovinelli UNITED PARCEL SERVICE FLAGSTAFF
Jandd Grocery Bag Panniers Jandd and Absolute Bikes Joe Loverich Independant Rider
Jandd Grocery Bag Panniers Jandd and Absolute Bikes Nathan Friedman WL Gore- Medical East

Raffle winners should expect certificates in their email in-boxes soon that they can redeem for their prizes.

Thanks Flagstaff! Keep on riding!

Flagstaff Biking Organization