Newsroom Articles (2014)
October 29, 2014: The Sacramento Bee: Auburn Boy, 7, with a Rare Ailment is a Motorbike Champ
Youth Recreation Day at Castaic Lake
Carnegie SVRA Visitor Appreciation Day
Family-Themed Huckfest Happens Without a Hitch
Hungry Valley SVRA Hosts 4-Wheel Parts Annual Customer Appreciation Day
On the Trails with Wounded Warriors
California State Parks, ROHVA and the Wounded Warrior Project collaborated at Prairie City SVRA to provide military veterans a momentous off-highway vehicle experience that they will never forget. The event was caught on video (see link below). The clip features OHMVR Division's Deputy Director Chris Conlin and State Park Interpreter Greg Schumaker. The Wounded Warrior Project serves veterans and service members who incurred a physical or mental injury, illness, or wound, co-incident to their military service on or after September 11, 2001 and their families.
On the Trail with Wounded Warriors Video
California State Parks Exhibits Feature in Local News Stories
Amy Carabba, Good Day Sacramento, heads to the California State Fair to check out the State Park exhibits. The ATV Simulator, R/C Jeep Obstacle Course and "Name that Scat" game were featured in her report.
Channel 40 Fox News Highlights State Park Exhibits
Highlights of Darren Pecks' report included Natalie Lohi, OHMVR Division Outreach and Education Manager, providing information on the OHMVR Mission, ATV safety tips and natural resource protection.
California State Parks Director Announces Retirement
News Release: Free Admission to California State Parks for Veterans, Active and Reserve Military Personnel on Memorial Day
"We are extending a special invitation to our Armed Forces and our veterans by inviting them to visit a state park. This is a wonderful opportunity to thank our Armed Forces for their service and sacrifice, as well as create lifetime connections with our State Parks that we hope will continue as an annual tradition," said Major General Anthony L. Jackson, USMC (Ret.), Director of California State Parks. [Read more ...] [5/19/14]