OHMVR Commission Meeting Scheduled
The tour will meet at the Imperial Palms Hotel & Resort at Barbara Worth, 2050 Country Club Drive, Holtville, California at 8:30 a.m. and will last approximately 7 to 8 hours. The meeting will be held at the Imperial Palms Hotel & Resort at Barbara Worth, 2050 Country Club Drive, Holtville, California beginning at 8:30 a.m. until adjournment.
Watch the live webcast of the March 2, 2018, Commission meeting at www.cal-span.org [More info ...] [02/15/18]
Meetings Regarding Proposed Changes to the Current Grants and Cooperative Agreements Program Regulations
We are excited to announce that the Division is working through the State’s Administrative Procedures Act, administered by the Office of Administrative Law, on proposed changes to the current Grants and Cooperative Agreements Program regulations. The Division is looking to implement the changes to the regulations starting with the 2019 grant cycle. We would like to invite the public and stakeholders to these meetings in order to obtain feedback on the proposed changes. [Read more ...] [1/28/18]
OHMVR Program Information Bulletins
OHMVR Program Information Bulletins have been created to provide the public with information about the different areas of the Program. The bulletins are available on the Publications / Reports web page.
- OHMVR Program Overview (May 2017)
- OHMVR Program Interpretation & Education (May 2017)
- OHMVR Program State Vehicular Recreation Areas (May 2017)
- OHMVR Program Natural and Cultural Resources (May 2017)
- OHMVR Program Law Enforcement / Public Safety (May 2017)
Red Sticker Riding Season Nonresident Compliance
Non-California residents must now comply with the California Air Resources Board Red Sticker riding season requirements. An Off-Highway Vehicle Information Bulletin explains the background behind the change. See the OHV Registration Section (Nonresident OHV Use Permit web page) for more information and to download a copy of the bulletin. [More info...] [2/23/17]
USMC Johnson Valley Shared Use Area Current Status
The Johnson Valley Shared Use Area will be temporarily closed to the public August 1-30, 2018 while the Marine Corps conducts military training to support a large-scale exercise. This closure period will include the time required to ensure the Shared Use Area is clear of recreation activity prior to training, and confirm the land is clear of hazards prior to reopening the land for public access. The adjacent Johnson Valley OHV Recreation Area will remain open to the public during the closure of the Shared Use Area. The Marine Corps will continue to conduct outreach to ensure the public is informed of the temporary change in land use.
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 [NOTE: Links to BLM OHV Areas are unavailable at this time. Sorry for the inconvenience.] (12/2016)
US Forest Service OHV Areas
Local Agency OHV Areas