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  • Carnegie SVRA
    Known for its challenging hill climbs and single track trails, the SVRA offers a variety of recreation
    opportunities for OHV enthusiasts.
  • Clay Pit SVRA
    Located two miles west of Oroville, this 220-acre SVRA provides recreation opportunities for
    motorcycle, ATV and 4x4 recreationists.
  • Heber Dunes SVRA
    The sand dunes and dense groves of tamarisk trees that prevail throughout the SVRA offer a unique desert
    recreation experience.
  • Hollister Hills SVRA
    Divided into two unique recreation areas-the Upper Ranch and the Lower Ranch-the park provides a wide-variety
    of OHV recreation opportunities for all skill levels.
  • Hungry Valley SVRA
    OHV recreation opportunities include open areas, identified trails, tracks, play areas, special use areas,
    and a 4x4 obstacle course.
  • Oceano Dunes SVRA
    The SVRA provides a unique opportunity for visitors to participate in OHV recreation on several miles
    of beach and coastal sand dunes.
  • Ocotillo Wells SVRA
    More than 85,000 acres of Southern California desert provide a wide variety of opportunities for
    OHV recreation and exploration.
  • Prairie City SVRA
    This urban OHV Park provides recreational opportunities for motorcycles, ATVs, 4x4s, ROVs, Karts,
    and Quarter Midgets.

Pacific Crest Trail Management Area Direction Forest Plan Revision

The Inyo, Sequoia, and Sierra National Forests are the three "early adopter" national forests in the Pacific Southwest region of the Forest Service that are revising their Forest Plans using the 2012 Planning Rule. The USFS has scheduled the following meetings to share the issues and concerns the agency heard during the recently completed scoping phase:
    6:00-8:00pm - Monday, November 17: Sierra National Forest, Holiday Inn, 5090 East Clinton Way, Fresno, CA
    6:00-8:00pm - Tuesday, November 18: Sequoia National Forest, Supervisor's Office, 1839 South Newcomb Street, Porterville, CA
    6:00-8:00pm - Thursday, November 20: Inyo National Forest, Tri-County Fairgrounds, Tallman Pavilion, Sierra Street & Fair Drive, Bishop, CA

  Download the In Brief for additional information

 [11/18/14]

2014/2015 Grant Cycle

California State Parks, OHMVR Division will be starting its new grant cycle in January 2015. [Read more ...] [11/10/14

Carnegie SVRA Visitor Appreciation Day

Sector Superintendent Randy Caldera kicked off the 4th Annual Carnegie SVRA Visitor Appreciation Day on Saturday, October 18, with a night ride through the park. Riders and drivers enjoyed views of a spectacular night sky and the Central Valley lights from the Carnegie hills. On Sunday, San Joaquin County Supervisor Bob Elliott addressed event attendees and enjoyed the 4x4 hillclimb demonstrations. Visitors were treated to free raffle tickets for generous prizes. [Read more ...]  [10/30/14]

Youth Recreation Day at Castaic Lake

The OHMVR Division and partners held the first annual Los Angeles County Youth Recreation Day on October 18, 2014. Approximately 75 under-served youth from the County of Los Angeles kayaked and experienced driving an All-Terrain Vehicle. The newly formed San Andreas District provided outreach and an environmental education program that promotes responsible recreation. [Read more ...][10/30/14]

New CA Laws Will Regulate Side-By-Side Type OHVs

Senate Bill 234, authored by Senator Mimi Walters was signed into law by Governor Brown August 27, 2013, and takes place immediately.  This law amends AB 1266 and AB 1595 allowing 2013 and earlier ROVs with added/aftermarket seating.  The law also defines occupant handhold.  [More info ...] [ [10/11/13]

Off-Highway Vehicle Adventure Guide

CA Off-Highway Adventure Map CoverThe OHMVR Division Off-Highway Adventure Guide has been updated. For a list of OHV opportunities, please reference the new Off-Highway Vehicle Adventure guide [PDF 3.5 MB]. [10/24/13]

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