The upper section of the flow trail as well as the Skills Area, Keiki Area, and the Pump Tracks are all moving along to completion in the next few weeks. Please visit our Facebook page through the link in the upper right hand corner for the latest information about trail work days. Mahalo for everyone’s continued support of this project. Aloha and we hope we will see you out on the trail!
Makawao Trail Project Update The lower section of the Downhill/Flow trail in Makawao forest is just about pau! While there is still a need for ongoing maintenance and small tweaks, the major elements are in place and the trail is riding smoothly. This section of trail is a major testament to what the mountain bike community on Maui is capable of when we work together toward a common vision. We greatly appreciate all of the volunteers, financial contributors and people who loaned equipment. We are currently in a holding pattern to complete the upper sections of the downhill flow trail that are slated to be more accommodating to advanced downhill mountain bikers. Maui District Na Ala Hele has submitted an application to the State of Hawaii for capital improvements funds to complete the downhill flow trail, improve the “Renegade Trail”, build a pump track, keiki trail and skills areas. These funds will also be used to build additional parking facilities, picnic areas, and obtain signage. In addition, CIP funds will be used on other trail projects in Maui County. Although the Maui District’s application for capital improvement projects has been approved, the state is currently waiting for all counties to complete their applications before they release any funds. In this case, Maui is ahead of the other counties. In the meantime, Na Ala Hele has given us approval to continue refining the lower section of the Downhill Flow Trail, re-route a lame section of trail on the west side of […]