We believe in Movement For All
Who are the Trailblazers?
With the recent merger of two longstanding nonprofits, the new Trailblazers organization is more capable than ever before to lead the development of an innovative regional recreation and transportation movement that places trails, cycling, and active transportation infrastructure at the core of an inclusive, vibrant, and healthy culture.
Trailblazers is a nonprofit formed in 2021 through the merger of NWA Trailblazers, an organization that has developed 300+ miles of multi-use trails, including the OZ Trails network, and BikeNWA, a bicycle advocacy and education-focused organization that has led the region in advocating for active transportation.
At Trailblazers our core areas of work are Trail & Active Transportation Development and Community Outreach & Advocacy!
National Bike Challenge
The annual National Bike Challenge is Trailblazer’s primary program to engage and encourage residents around Northwest Arkansas to ride bikes. Whether for health, recreation, or transportation, we encourage individuals, families, teams, and...