About Mark Flint
Mark has been designing, building and maintaining trails since the early 1990s. He began in Oregon, and moved to Southern Arizona in 1998, where he has been involved in the design of the Arizona Trail. Other trail systems he has done design for include the 50 Year Trail, 24 Hours in the Old Pueblo Race Course, Tucson Mountain Park and the Sweetwater Preserve. His most recent project involved helping plan and design trails in the Tortolita Mountain Park Preserve.
About Neil Stitzer
Tucson native Neil Stitzer is a 2010 graduate of the University of
Colorado, where he received a B.A. in Geography and Environmental
Studies with a minor in Energy Sciences. While in Colorado Neil
developed a love for mountain biking and hiking, as well as the
trails that make these activities possible. An accomplished endurance
mountain biker, Neil has ridden many stretches of the Arizona Trail
and is very familiar with the Ripsey area.