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 was involved in the design of the Arizona Trail. Other trail systems he has designed in Southern Arizona include a reroute of the 50 Year Trail, 24 Hours in the Old Pueblo Race Course, Tucson Mountain Park, Robles Pass, and the Sweetwater 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 and runner, Neil has ridden many stretches of the Arizona Trail and is very familiar with the Ripsey area.