OHMVR Commission Meeting – April 19, 2021
The Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Commission will hold a virtual meeting on Monday April 19, 2021.
As a result of the COVID-19 emergency and the Governor's Executive Orders N-29-20 and N-33-20, this Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation (OHMVR) Commission meeting will occur virtually through video and teleconference. There will not be a physical place where the public can go in-person to make public comments. The OHMVR Commission is conducting the meeting virtually to avoid public gathering and protect public health during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Additional information is available on the OHMVR Commission Meetings web page.
2020/2021 Grants and Cooperative Agreements Program
Preliminary Applications for the 2020/2021 Grants and Cooperative Agreements Program is now available for public review and comment.
Visit the Grants Opportunities page for more information.
Latest Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Information Bulletin
Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Information Bulletin, 20-1, regarding properly registered, street-legal, out-of-state vehicles may be downloaded from the Laws/Safety Page.
Announcement Regarding Land Use in the Johnson Valley Area
UPCOMING TRAINING IN JOHNSON VALLEY SHARED USE AREA CANCELLED; SHARED USE AREA TO REMAIN OPEN
MARINE CORPS AIR GROUND COMBAT CENTER TWENTYNINE PALMS, Calif. –The Marine Corps has cancelled training in the Johnson Valley Shared Use Area previously scheduled for April 30, 2020 through May 11, 2020. The Shared Use Area will remain open to the public during this period.
The Combat Center is a live-fire training installation, conducting critical training year-round. When recreating near the installation, the public must always be safe and respect base boundaries. Individuals have a personal and legal responsibility to be aware of their location and avoid trespassing.
Upcoming Shared Use Area temporary closures scheduled for 2020 and 2021:
- October 30–November 09, 2020
- April 30–May 10, 2021
- October 29–November 08, 2021
Annual Resource Management Group Meeting
In the interest of public health and safety, the Marine Corps and Bureau of Land Management (BLM) have cancelled the annual Resource Management Group (RMG) meeting scheduled on June 20, 2020. The RMG will reschedule the meeting for a later date or alternative format that complies with local public health guidance on gatherings and meetings intended to prevent and/or slow the rate of COVID-19 transmission.
For questions or comments on military training in Johnson Valley, or to request updates, please email SMBPLMSJOHNSONVALLEY@usmc.mil.
Off-Highway Vehicle Adventure Guide
The 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]
- State Vehicular Recreation Areas (SVRAs)
- Bureau of Land Management OHV Areas
- US Forest Service OHV Areas
- Local Agency OHV Areas