Most SVRA entrance stations only accept credit or debit (ATM) cards. Please contact the SVRAs to confirm payment options.


OHV Vehicle Day Use Annual Pass * $50/year
Day Use Parking Fee $5/day
Nonresident OHV Use Permit ** $30/calendar year

* OHV Vehicle Day Use Annual Passes may be purchased online at the California State Parks Store.

** See the Nonresident Permit Vendor List (PDF) list for purchasing information.  Nonresident Use Permits go on sale in October and are valid for the following year.  To place an order by mail, download a copy of the OHV Permit Order Form.

Note:  OHV Vehicle Day Use Annual Passes will only be honored at OHV Parks and will not be valid at any other type of State Park. Lost or stolen passes cannot be replaced and no refunds can be issued.

SVRA Camping

Carnegie SVRA $10/night
Clay Pit SVRA No Camping
Eastern Kern County, Onyx Ranch SVRA Free
Heber Dunes SVRA No Camping
Hollister Hills SVRA $10/night
Hungry Valley SVRA $10/night
Oceano Dunes SVRA *** $10/night
Ocotillo Wells SVRA Free
Prairie City SVRA No Camping

*** Camp site reservations at Oceano Dunes SVRA are highly recommended and can be made up to 6 months in advance.  Note: reservations must be made at least 2 days in advance of the arrival date. When requesting a camp site for Oceano Dunes, do not use the word "Pismo" or you will access information about Pismo State Beach-Northbeach and Oceano Campground.  Online reservation options will be available in the near future.

The remaining SVRA camp sites are available on a first-come, first-serve basis only.

OHV Green & Red Identification Stickers

OHV Green & Red Identification Stickers $52 (for 2-years) *

* All OHVs have a fixed expiration date of June 30. For more information, please see the DMV OHV Vehicle Registration & Title Information web page.  For additional information regarding Green & Red Sticker fee increase, please download the OHMVR Information Bulletin dated April 24, 2009.

Click here to download DMV's Vehicle Industry News which highlights other new miscellaneous fee increases. [4/24/09]