OHV/Dirt Bike Riding Areas in California

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Please bear with us. The interactive map is new and we are still confirming open riding areas and adding them to the map. Note: Some map locations are approximate, do some research, using the links provided, to plan your trip.

OHMVR DIVISION

1. Carnegie, 18600 Corral Hollow Road, Tracy, CA . Mail: 17999 Tesla Rd., Livermore, CA 94550, (510) 447-9027 or (510) 447-0426. Terrain: 1,500 acres, hill-type trail riding, hillclimbs and motocross track available. Elevations up to 1800 feet. Weather: Summer up to 105 degrees, winter mild, some rain. Open 7 days/week, 8 a.m. to sunset. Fees: Day use entrance fee $4; Camping fee $6/night. No reservations. MC, ATV & 4WD (limited). Back to Top

2. Clay Pit, from Hwy. 70, west on Oroville Dam Blvd. (Hwy. 162), 2 mi. south on Larkin Rd., to entrance. Mail: c/o Lake Oroville SRA, 400 Glen Drive, Oroville, CA 95966. 220 acres. No fees. Open daily 8 a.m. to sunset. (530) 538-2200. MC, ATV, DB. Back to Top

3. Hollister Hills, 7800 Cienega Rd., Hollister, CA 95023, (408) 637-3874. Terrain: 6,627 acres of mixed chaparral, oak woodlands and grasslands facility. Elevations 800 ft.-2600 ft. facility. Temperatures: summer, low-mid 90′s, winter, low 60′s – upper 70′s. Open daily 24 hours. Fees: Day use entrance fee $4/vehicle, $6 camping. No reservations. Call for Special events information. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB, (4WD & DB call ahead). Back to Top

4. Hungry Valley, 50301 Peace Valley Road, Gorman, CA, (805) 248-7007. Mail: P.O. Box 1360, Lebec, CA, 93243-1360. Terrain: Ranges from 2,600 ft. to over 8,000 ft. on adjoining Los Padres National Forest. 137 miles of OHV Trails and roads in Hungry Valley’s 19,000 acres and over 150 miles of National Forest OHV routes pass through high desert, rolling hills, arroyos, scrubland and steep pine-forested mountains. 4-Wheel Drive Obstacle Course and an under 60cc fenced jumior rider play area open to the public. Motocross Track by permit only to promoters and organized clubs. 10 developed camp areas, 150 campsites with shade ramadas, fire rings, picnic tables and primitive toilets. No water. Open daily, 24 hours. Fees: Day use $4, Camping $6. No reservations. MC, ATV, 4WD. Back to Top

5. Ocotillo Wells, Hwy 78, Ocotillo Wells, CA . Mail: P.O. Box 360, Borrego Springs, CA 92004, (760) 767-5391. Over 42,000 acres of desert terrain, from below sea level to 400 ft. elevations. Picnic tables, shade ramadas, fire rings and dump station available. No Water Available. Bring plenty of drinking water. Open daily, 24 hours, no reservations. No fees. MC, ATV, DB, 4WD. Back to Top

6. Oceano Dunes, Pismo Beach,CA Mail: 576 Camino Mercado, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420, (805) 473-7230. 1,500 acres riding on beach and sand dunes. Hours: Day Use 6 a.m. to 11p.m. daily. Camping reservations required for holidays. Call: Destinet 1-800-444-7275, 10-56 days in advance. Fees: Day Use Entrance $4, Camping $6, MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

7. Prairie City, 13300 White Rock Rd., Rancho Cordova, CA 95670, (916) 985-7378. 836 acres of rolling hills. Activities include: Open M/C, ATV and 4WD areas, 1/4 Midget track, Go-Kart Track, Clay Oval Track, MX Track, Mud Drags and a 4WD Obstacle Course. Call for Special Events information. Open Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday from 8 a.m. to Sunset. Fees: Day Use Entrance $4. No camping. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

Managed by California State Parks

8. Mammoth Bar, Auburn CA. – Turn right off hwy 80 onto Auburn/Foresthill Road, go approximately 2 miles, turn right on Old Foresthill Road and follow to entrance. 1,200 acres (hills), No. Fees. Open year round, Hours: Winter; 8am-5pm, Summer; 8am-8pm. Temperature: Winter; 30°-68°, Summer; 80°-100° Auburn State Recreation Area, P.O. Box 3266, Auburn CA 95604, (530) 885-5821 or (916) 885-4527. MC, ATV. Back to Top

BLM

BAKERSFIELD DISTRICT OFFICE
District Manager, 3801 Pegasus Drive, Bakersfield, CA 93308-6837, (805) 391-6000.

1. Clear Creek Management Area, 30 mi. northwest of Coalinga, CA. Mail: Hollister Resource Area, 20 Hamilton Ct., Hollister, CA 95023-2535, (408) 637-8183. CAUTION: soils, dust, and water in this area contain asbestos which can be hazardous to your health. MC, 4WD, ATV.  CLOSED Back to Top

2.Bishop Resource Area, Mail: 785 N. Main St., Suite E, Bishop, CA 93514-2498, (760) 872-4881. Scenic semi-primitive motorized touring on back country routes in the volcanic table lands and other BLM areas. Dual Sport, MC, 4WD. Back to Top

BLM NORCAL
2950 Riverside., Susanville, CA 96130, (530) 257-5381. Back to Top

3.Fort Sage OHV Area, – 2 mi. northeast of Doyle. Contact: Eagle Lake Resource area, 2950 Riverside., Susanville, CA 96130, (530) 257-0456. Back to Top

4.Samoa Dunes, Samoa Peninsula, Eureka, CA Mail: Arcata Resource Area, 1695 Heindon Road, Arcata, CA 95521-4573, (707) 825-2300. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top


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Black Sands Beach, 25 mi. West of Garberville, CA. Mail: Arcata Resource Area, 1695 Heindon Road, Arcata, CA 95521, (707) 825-2300. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. CLOSED 
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6.Chappie-Shasta ORV Area, 12 mi. north of Redding, near Shasta Dam. Mail: Redding Resource Area, 355 Hemsted Dr., Redding, CA 96002, (530) 224-2100. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

7.South Cow Mountain Recreation Area, 10 mi. east of Ukiah. Mail: Clear Lake Resource Area 2550 N. State Street, Ukiah, CA 95482, (707) 468-4000. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

8.Knoxville Recreation Area, 20 mi. North of Lake Berryessa. Mail: 2550 N. State Street, Ukiah, CA 95482, (707) 468-4000. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

CALIFORNIA DESERT DISTRICT OFFICE
Public lands within the California Desert provides many excellent OHV opportunities, funded in part with Green Sticker funds. In addition to open area, there are thousands of miles of primitive roads and trails. For maps and information on BLM areas, or other opportunities in the California Desert, write the Bureau of Land Management, California Desert District Office, 6221 Box Springs Blvd., Riverside, CA 92507, (909) 697-5200.   Back to Top

9.Olancha Dunes. Located 2 miles east of Olancha on State Hwy. 190. Sand dune. Designated “Open Area” consisting of 1,000 acres. Contact:Ridgecrest Resource Area, 300 S. Richmond Rd., Ridgecrest, CA 93555, (760) 384-5400. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

10.Panamint Dry Lake (south).  Located 3 mi. east of Panamint Springs on Hwy 190. Dry lake bed. Designated “Open Area” of 2,240 acres. Contact: Ridgecrest Resource Area, 300 S. Richmond Rd., Ridgecrest, CA 93555, (619) 384-5400. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. CLOSED Back to Top

11.Spangler Hills. Located 10 mi. north of Red Mountain on Trona Road. Rolling hills, steep mountains, open valleys and rocky terrain. Designated “Open Area”, consisting of 57,000 acres. Contact:Ridgecrest Resource Area, 300 S. Richmond Rd., Ridgecrest, CA 93555, (760) 384-5400. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

12.Jawbone Canyon/Dove Springs. 2811 Jawbone Canyon/Dove Springs. Cantil, CA 93519, (760) 373-1146. Located 20 mi. north of Mojave on Hwy. 14. Access is Jawbone Canyon Road and Dove Springs Road. Steep canyons, hill climbs,and trail riding opportunities. Contains two Designated “Open Areas” for a total of 8,570 acres of riding opportunities.  Back to Top

13.Dumont Dunes. Located 30 mi. north of Baker on Hwy 127, off Dumont Dunes Rd. Steep and tall sand dunes. Designated “Open Area” of 8,150 acres. Contact: Barstow Resource Area, 2601 Barstow Rd, Barstow, CA 92311, (760) 252-6000. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back toTop

14.Stoddard Valley. Located between Victorville and Barstow. Adjacent to I-15. Access is Hodge and Sidewinder Roads. Rolling hills, steep mountains, open valleys. Designated “Open Area” consisting of 5,000 acres. DANGER – open mine shafts. Contact: Barstow Resource Area, 2601 Barstow Rd, Barstow, CA 92311, (760) 252-6000. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

15.Johnson Valley. Located 15 miles east of Lucerne Valley on Hwy 247. Access is Camp Rock, Boon and Bessemer Mine. Rolling hills, steep mountains, open valley, dry lake beds, and sand dunes. Designated “Open Area” consisting of 140,000 acres. Contact: Barstow Resource Area, 2601 Barstow Rd, Barstow, CA 92311, (760) 252-6000. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

16.Superstition Mountain. Located 15 miles north west of El Centro Via County Hwy S-80, Huff and Wheeler Roads. Varied terrain consisting of 13,000 acres; dry lakes, badlands, rocky mountains, and sand dunes. Military bombing range north and south of area is closed to entry. Contact: El Centro Resource Area, 1661 So. 4th Street, El Centro, CA 92243, (760) 337-4400 MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

17.Imperial Sand Dunes (Glamis/Gecko). Approx. 22,000 acres. Located 25 Miles east of Brawley on Hwy 78. Sand Dunes. Designated “Open Area”. Heavy use area. DANGER – Adjacent military bombing range. BLM Ranger Station. Contact: El Centro Resource Area, 1661 So. 4th Street, El Centro, CA 92243, (760) 337-4400. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

18.Plaster City. Located 15 miles west of El Centro on County Hwy S-80. Consists of 41,000 acres of rolling hills and desert flats. Military bombing range north of area is closed to entry. Contact: El Centro Resource Area, 1661 So. 4th Street, El Centro, CA 92243, (760) 337-4400. MC,4WD,ATV,760.  Back to Top

19.Imperial Sand Dunes (Buttercup Valley). Approx. 11,000 acres. Located 10 miles southeast of Niland on the Niland/ Glamis Road. Sand Dunes. Designated “Open Area”. Watch for closed area boundary at south end of area. Contact: El Centro Resource Area, 1661 So 4th Street, El Centro, CA 92243, (760) 337-4400. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back toTop

20.Lark Canyon (McCain Valley). Located 70 miles east of San Diego. Exit I-8 at Boulevard. Rolling hills, riding limited to designated trails with overall wheel width of 40″ or less. This area consists of 1,200 acres. Contact: (same address as above #19). MC, ATV. Back to Top

21.Rasor. Located 45 mi. northwest of Barstow on Rasor Road. Sand washes and dunes, mesquite thickets. Designated “Open Area” consisting of 22,500 acres. Contact: Barstow Resource Area, 150 Coolwater Lane, Barstow, CA 92311, (760 ) 255-8700. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

22.Imperial Sand Dunes (Mammoth Wash). Approx. 12,000 acres. Location is 15 miles, west of Yuma on I-80. Sand Dunes. Desig-nated “Open Area”. Contact: El Centro Resource Area, 1661 So. 4th Street, El Centro, CA 92243, (760) 337-4400. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

23.Arroyo Salado. Located 10 miles west of Hwy 86 on Hwy 78. Rolling hills and sand washes. Designated “Open Area” consisting of 7,200 acres. Adjacent to Ocotillo Wells Vehicular Recreation Area. Contact: El Centro Resource Area, 1661 So. 4th Street, El Centro, CA 92243, (760) 337-4400. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

24.El Mirage/Shadow Mountains. Located 10 miles west of Adelanto on Crippen/El Mirage Road. Dry Lake Bed. Heavy use area. Many non-motorized and motorized recreationists including aircrafts. Area consists of 24,000 acres. Contact: Barstow Resource Area, 150 Coolwater Lane, Barstow, CA 92311, (760) 255-8700. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back toTop

25.Rice Valley Dunes. Located 5 miles south of Rice Valley off of Hwy 62. Access is Santa Fe Road. Sand dunes. Designated “Open Area” consisting of 3,770 acres. Area of little use. DANGER-contaminated with unexploded ordinance. Contact: Palm Springs-South Coast Resource Area, 690 West Garnet Ave, N. Palm Springs, CA 92258-2000, (760) 251-4800 MC6 4WD, ATV, DB. CLOSED Back to Top

 

U.S. FOREST SERVICE

1. Mt. Baldy Ranger District, 110 N. Wabash Ave., Glendora, CA 91740, (626) 335-1251. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

2.Rowher Flat, Saugus Ranger District, 30800 Bouquet Canyon Rd., Saugus, CA 91350, (805) 296-9710. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB.

3.Tujunga Ranger District, 12371 N. Little Tujunga Canyon Rd., San Fernando, CA 91341, (818) 899-1900. MC, ATV, 4WD, DB.

4.Littlerock, Valermo Ranger District, 29835 Valyermo Rd., P.O. Box 15 Valyermo, CA 93563, (805) 944-2187. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB.

CLEVELAND NATIONAL FOREST
Supervisor’s Office, 10845 Rancho Bernardo Rd., San Diego, CA 92127-2107, (619) 673-6180.   Back to Top

5.Corral Canyon, Descanso Ranger District, 3348 Alpine Blvd., Alpine, CA 91901, (619) 637-3105. MC, 4WD, ATV. Back to Top

6.Wildomar, Trabuco Ranger District, 1147 East 6th St., Corona, CA 91719, (619) 276-6390. MC, 4WD, ATV. Back to Top

ELDORADO NATIONAL FOREST
Information Center, 3070 Camino Heights Drive, Camino, CA 95709 (530) 622-5061.  Back to Top

7.Mace Mill–Rock Creek, Georgetown Ranger District, 7600 Wentworth Springs Rd., Georgetown, CA 95634, (530) 333-4312. MC, ATV. Back to Top

8.Barrett Lake, Pacific Ranger District, Pollock Pines, CA 95726, (530) 644-2349. MC, 4WD, ATV. Back to Top

8A.Bear River Snowmobile Park, Amador Ranger District, 26820 Silver Drive Pioneer, CA 95666, (209) 295-4251. SMBL, Groomed trails and snowmobile rentals.  Back to Top

8B.Iron Mountain Sno-Park, (same address and phone as 8A) SMBL, Groomed trails, Sno-Park parking permits required.  Back to Top

INYO NATIONAL FOREST
873 N. Main, Bishop, CA 93514 (760) 873-2400  Back to Top

9.Poleta, White Mountain Ranger District, 798 N. Main St., Bishop, CA 93514, (760) 873-2500. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB.

9A.Shady Rest Snowmobile Park, Mammoth Ranger District, 873 N. Main, Bishop, CA 93514, (760) 924-5500. SMBL, Groomed trails. Back to Top

10.Smokey Bear Flat Snowmobile Area, (same address and phone as 9A) SMBL. Groomed trails and snowmobile rentals (760) 935-4480. Back to Top

KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST
Supervisor’s Office, 1312 Fairland Rd., Yreka, CA 96097, (530) 842-6131.

11.Medicine Lake Snowmobile Park, Goosenest Ranger District, 37805 Hwy 97, Macdoel, CA 96058, (530) 398-4391. SMBL. Back toTop

12.Deer Mountain Snowmobile Park, Goosenest Ranger District, 37805 Hwy 97, Macdoel, CA 96058, (530) 398-4391. SMBL. Back toTop

LASSEN NATIONAL FOREST
Supervisor’s Office, 55 So. Sacramento St., Susanville, CA 96130, (530) 257-2151.   Back to Top

13.Bogard Snowmobile Area, 477-050 Eagle Lake Road, Susanville, CA 96130 Call to confirm accessibility at (530) 257-4188. SM760. Back to Top

14.Ashpan Snowmobile Park, Hat Creek Ranger District, Box 220, Fall River Mills, Ca 96028, (530) 336-5521. SMBL. Back to Top

15.Morgan Summit Snowmobile Park, Almanor Ranger District, P.O. Box 767, Chester, CA 96020, (530) 258-2141. SMBL (groomed trails). Back to Top

15A.Jonesville Snowmobile Park, Almanor Ranger District, P.O. Box 767, Chester, CA 96020, (530) 258-2141. SMBL groomed trails. Back to Top

15B.Fredonyer Snowmobile Park, Eagle Lake Ranger District, 477-050 Eagle Lake Road, Susanville, CA 96130, (530) 257-4188. SMBL Groomed trails. Back to Top

15C.Swain Mountain Snowmobile Park, (530) 257-2141 (Same info. as 15A) Back to Top

LAKE TAHOE BASIN MANAGEMENT UNIT
U.S. Forest Service, 870 Emerald Bay Rd., Suite 1 So. Lake Tahoe, CA 96150, (530) 573-2600. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB, SMBL. Back to Top

16.Kings Beach, U.S. Forest Service, 870 Emerald Bay Rd., Suite 1 So. Lake Tahoe, CA 96150, (530) 573-2600. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST
Supervisor’s Office, 6144 Calle Real, Goleta, CA 93117, (805) 683-6711.  Back to Top

17.Alamo Mountain, Mt. Pinos Ranger District, Star Route, Box 400, Frazier Park, CA 93225, (805) 245-3731. MC,4WD,ATV. Back to Top

18.Ballinger Canyon, Mt. Pinos Ranger District, HC1, Box 400, 34580 Lockwood Valley Rd., (805) 245-3731. MC,4WD,ATV. Back to Top

19.Black Mountain (Pozo-LaPanza), Santa Lucia Ranger District, 1616 N. Carlotti Dr., Santa Maria, CA 93454, (805) 925-9538. MC, 4WD, ATV. Back to Top

20.Santa Barbara Ranger District, Los Prietos Ranger Station, Star Route, Santa Barbara, CA 93105, (805) 967-3481. Back to Top

21.Ortega Trail, Ojai Ranger District, 1190 E. Ojai Ave., Ojai, CA 93023, (805) 646-4348. MC (4WD, call for permit requirements).  Back to Top

MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST
Supervisor’s Office, 825 N. Humbolt Ave. Willows, CA 95988, (530) 934-3316.  Back to Top

22.Davis Flat, Stonyford Ranger District, 5080 Ladoga-Stonyford, Stonyford, CA 95979, (530) 963-3128. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back toTop

23.Lake Pillsbury, Upper Lake Ranger District, 10025 Elk Mountain Rd., CA 95485, (707) 275-2361. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

24.Elk Mountain Area, Upper Lake Ranger District, 10025 Elk Mountain Rd., CA 95485, (707) 275-2361. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

MODOC NATIONAL FOREST
Modoc National Forest, 800 W. 12th St., Alturas, CA 96101, (530) 233-5811.  Back to Top

25.Doorknob Trailhead, Doublehead Ranger District, P.O. Box 369, Tule Lake, CA 96134, (530) 667-2246. SMBL. Back to Top

PLUMAS NATIONAL FOREST
Supervisor’s Office, Box 11500, 159 Lawrence, Quincy, CA 95971, (530) 283-2050.  Back to Top

26.Gold Lake, Beckworth Ranger District P.O. Box 7, Blairsden, CA 96103, (530) 836-2575. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB, SMBL Groomed snowmobile trails at Gold Lake. Back to Top

27.Dixie Mountain, Beckworth Ranger District, P.O. Box 7, Blairsden, CA 96103, (530) 836-2575. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB, SMBL. Back toTop

28.Mosquito Creek/Antelope Lake/Lights Creek/ Canyon Dam Mt. Hough, Ranger District 39697 Hwy 70 Quincy, CA 95971, (530) 283-0555. Back to Top

29.Deadman Springs/Snake Lake, Mt. Hough Ranger District 39697 Hwy 70 Quincy, CA 95971, (530) 283-0555. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB, SMBL. Back to Top

30.Cleghorn Bar/Poker Flat/La Porte, Feather River Ranger District, 875 Mitchell Avenue, Oroville 6500. (530) 675-2462. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB, SMBL. Groomed snowmobile trails at La Porte. Back to Top

31.Big Creek/Four Trees/French Creek/Bucks Summit, Feather River Ranger District, 875 Mitchell Avenue, Oroville 6500. (530) 675-2462. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB, SMBL. Groomed snowmobile trails at La Porte. Back to Top

SAN BERNARDINO NATIONAL FOREST
Supervisor’s Office, 1824 Commercenter Circle, San Bernardino, CA 92408, (909) 383-5588.   Back to Top

32.Lake Arrowhead Area, Arrowhead Ranger District, 28104 Hwy 18, P.O. Box 350, Skyforest, CA 92385, (714) 337-2444. MC, 4WD, ATV. Back to Top

33.Big Bear Lake Area, Big Bear Ranger District, Box 290, Fawnskin, CA 92333, (909) 866-3437. MC, 4WD, DB. Back to Top

34.San Jacinto Area, San Jacinto Ranger District, P.O. Box 518, 54270 Pinecrest, Idyllwild, CA 92349, (909) 659-2117. MC, 4WD. Back toTop

35.Lytle Creek Area, Cajon Ranger District, 1209 Lytle Creek Road, Lytle Creek, CA 92358, (909) 887-2576. Back to Top

SEQUOIA NATIONAL FOREST
Supervisor’s Office, 900 W. Grand Ave., Porterville, CA 93257, (209) 784-1500.   Back to Top

36.Tule River Ranger District, 32588 Hwy 190, Springville, CA 93265, (209) 539-2607. MC, SMBL. Back to Top

37.Frog Meadow Area, Green Horn Ranger District, 15701 Hwy 178, Bakersfield, CA 93308, (805) 871-2223. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back toTop

38.Kennedy Meadows, Cannell Meadow Ranger District, 105 Whitney, Kernville, CA 93238, (760) 376-3781. MC, 4WD, SMBL. Back to Top

38A.Quaking Aspen Snowmobile Area, Tule River Ranger District 32588 Hwy. 190 Springville, CA 93265, (209) 539-2607. SMBL. Back to Top

38B.Greenhorn Summit Snowmobile Area, Greenhorn Ranger District. 15701 Hwy. 178 Bakersfield, CA 93306, (805) 871-2223. SMBL. Back to Top

SHASTA-TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST
Supervisor’s Office, 2400 Washington Ave., Redding, CA 96001, (530) 246-5222.  Back to Top

39. Hayfork Area, Hayfork Ranger District, Box 159, Hayfork, CA 96041, (530) 628-5227. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

40. McCloud Ranger District, P.O. Box 1620 McCloud, CA 96057, (530)964-2184. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB, SMBL. Back to Top

40A. Pilgrim Creek Snowmobile Park, McCloud Ranger District, P.O. Box 1620, McCloud, CA 96057, (530) 964-2184. SMBL. Groomed trails. Back to Top

SIERRA NATIONAL FOREST
Supervisor’s Office, 1600 Tollhouse Rd., Clovis, CA 93611, (209) 297-0706.

41. Kings River, Kings River Ranger District, 34849 Maxon Rd., Sanger, CA 93657, (209) 855-8321. MC, 4WD, ATV, SMBL, DB. Back to Top

42. Shaver Lake Area, Pineridge Ranger District, 29688 Auberry Rd, Prather, CA 93651, (209) 855-5360. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB, SMBL. Back to Top

43. Hites Cove, Mariposa Ranger District, 43060 Hwy 41, Oakhurst, CA 93644, (209) 683-4665. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB, SMBL. Back toTop

44. Miami Creek, 41969 Hwy 41, Oakhurst, CA 93644, (209) 683-4665. MC, ATV. Back to Top

45. Tamarack Ridge Sno-Park, Pineridge Ranger District 29688 Auberry Rd, Prather, CA 93651, (209) 855-5360. SMBL Sno-Park parking permit is required, groomed trails. Back to Top

45A. Eastwood Sno-Park, Pineridge Ranger District, 29688 Auberry Rd.,P.O. Box 559, Prather, CA 93651, (209) 855-5360. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

45B. Huntington Lake Sno-Park, Pineridge Ranger District, 29688 Auberry Rd., P.O. Box 559, Prather, CA 93651, (209) 855-5360. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB, SMBL. Back to Top

SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST
Supervisor’s Office, 1330 Bayshore Way, Eureka, CA 95501-3834, (707) 442-1721. MC, 4WD, ATV, SMBL. Back to Top

46A. Smith Rivers NRA, P.O. Box 228, 10600 Hwy 199 North, Gasquet, CA 95543, (707) 457-3131. 4WD, ATV. Back to Top

STANISLAUS NATIONAL FOREST
Supervisor’s Office, 19777 Greenley Rd., Sonora, CA 95370, (209) 532-3671. MC, 4WD, ATV, SMBL, DB. Back to Top

46. Niagara Ridge Area/Herring Creek Area, Summit Ranger District, 1 Pine Crest Lake Rd., Pine Crest, CA 95364, (209) 965-3434. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB, SMBL. Back to Top

47. Date Flat Area/Moore Creek Area, Groveland Ranger District, 24545 Old Hwy 120, Groveland, CA 95321, (209) 962-7825. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

48. Deer Creek Area/Hull Creek Area, Mi-wuk Ranger District, P.O. Box 100, Mi-wuk Village, CA 95346, (209) 586-3234. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

49. Corral Hollow/Spicer, Calaveras Ranger District, P.O. Box 500, Hathaway Pines, CA 95233, (209) 795-1381. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB, SMBL. Back to Top

49A. Lake Alpine Sno-Park, Calaveras Ranger District P.O. Box 500 Hathaway Pines, CA 95233, (209) 795-1381. SMBL. Sno-Park parking permits required, groomed trails, Yield to cross-country skiers. Back toTop

50. Foresthill OHV Area, Foresthill Ranger District, 22830 Foresthill Road, Foresthill, CA 95631, (530) 478-6254. MC, ATV. Back to Top

51. Sierraville Ranger District, 317 So. Lincoln St., P.O. Box 95, Sierraville, CA 96126, (530) 994-3401. 4WD, SMBL, DB. Back to Top

52. Nevada City Ranger District, 631 Coyote St., P.O. Box 6003, Nevada City, CA 95959, (530) 265-4531. 4WD, SMBL, DB. Back toTop

53. Fordyce Jeep Trail, Nevada City Ranger District, Hwy 49 & Coyote St., Nevada City, CA 95959, (530) 265-4531. MC, 4WD, ATV (contact district regarding accessibility). Back to Top

54. Truckee Ranger District, 10342 Hwy 89 No., Truckee, CA 96161, (530) 478-6257. MC, 4WD, SMBL, DB. Back to Top

55. Little Truckee Summit, Sierraville Ranger District. SMBL, groomed trails and snowmobile rentals. (530) 994-3401. Back to Top

56. Prosser Hills Area, Truckee Ranger District. MC, ATV, SMBL, 4WD. (530) 587-3558. Back to Top

57. China Wall Snowmobile Park, Foresthill Ranger District. Groomed trails. (530) 367-2224. Back to Top

58. Downieville Ranger District, 15924 Hwy 49, Camptonville, CA 95922, (530) 478-6253. MC, 4WD, SMBL, DB. Back to Top

58A. Bassetts Snowmobile Park, Downieville Ranger District. SMBL, groomed trails and snowmobile rentals. (530) 288-3231. Back to Top

58B. Yuba Pass Sno-Park, Sierraville Ranger District. SMBL, groomed trails, Sno-Park parking permit required. (530) 862-1297. Back to Top

58C. Cisco Grove Sno-Park, Contact Thousand Trails Camping Resort for snow conditions for snowmobiles (530) 426-3362. Sno-Park parking permits required. Back to Top or Back to

58D. Donner Summit Sno-Park, snowmobiles allowed up road to Castle Peak, North side of I-80 Yield to cross-country skiers! Contact Truckee Ranger District. Sno-Park parking permit required. Unload on north side of I-80 then park in Sno-Park. (530) 582-7892. Back to Top

TOIYABE NATIONAL FOREST
Supervisor’s Office, 1200 Franklin Way, Sparks, NV 89431, (702) 355-5300.

59. Monitor Pass, Carson Ranger District, 1536 S. Carson St., Carson City, NV 89701, (702) 882-2766. SMBL. Back to Top

60. Hope Valley-Blue Lakes, Carson Ranger, 1536 S. Carson St., Carson City, NV 92243-4561, (702) 882-2766. Groomed trails and snowmobile rentals. (SMBL unsuitable in some areas. Check before you go.) Back to Top

 

Other Cities, Counties, or Other Jurisdictions

1. Frank Raines-Deer Creek OHV Park, Del Puerto Canyon Rd., 25 mi. west of Patterson, CA 95363. Mail: Dept. of Parks & Recreation, 1716 Morgan Rd., Modesto, CA 95351, (408) 897-3127. Fees: $2 per vehicle, $12.00 per vehicle–developed camping; $10.00 per vehicle–undeveloped camping. 860 acres, steep terrain. Open sunrise to sunset. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

2. Glen Helen OHV Park, 18585 Verdemont Ranch Rd., near San Bernardino, CA. Mail: P.O. Box 6950, San Bernardino, CA 92412. General Office (909) 880-3090; 300 acres. Practice Riding – Thur., Sat. & Sun. Practice Riding information 1-800-386-4469. Fee $15.00 per vehicle. No camping. MC, BMX, ATV. Back to Top

3. La Grange ORV Park, Hwy J-59, 2-1/2 mi. south of La Grange, CA. Mail: Dept. of Parks & Recreation, 1716 Morgan Rd., Modesto, CA 95351, (209) 853-2448. Fees: $10.00 per vehicle for undeveloped and $12.00 for developed camping. Day Use $2.00 per vehicle. 126 acres. Open daily, sunrise to sunset. MC, 4WD, ATV. Back to Top

4. Park Moabi, Park Moabi Road, Needles, CA 92363. Mail: 825 E. Third Street, San Bernardino, CA 92415, (760) 326-3831. Fees: Camping: Regular: Mon.-Thur. $10.00; Fri., Sat. & Sun. $12.00. Hook-up: Mon.-Thur. $18.00 – Fri., Sat. & Sun. $20.00: Group Camping: $15/Vehicle. Day Use: $6.00. MC, ATV. Back to Top

5. Riverfront Park ORV Area, B12 Johnson Dr., Marysville, CA. Mail: Dept. of Parks & Recreation, 526 “C” Street., Marysville, CA 95901, (530) 741-6644. MC, 4WD, ATV, DB. Back to Top

6. County of Santa Clara Motorcycle Park, Metcalf Rd., near Hwy 101, 15 mi. south of San Jose, CA. Mail: Parks & Recreation Dept., 298 Garden Hill Dr., Los Gatos, CA 95030, (408) 226-5223. Helmets required. MC, ATV. Back to Top

7. North Tahoe Public Utilities District, Recreation & Parks Dept. Mail: P.O. Box 139, Tahoe Vista, CA 96148, (530) 546-7248. SMBL. Back to Top

8. Black Butte Lake, 8 mi. west of City of Orland (I-5). For information, contact Corps of Engineers, Black Butte Lake. Mail: 19225 Newville Road, Orland, CA 95963-8901. Open from June to February. Riding area closes at sunset. (530) 865-4781. MC, ATV. Back to Top

9. Laguna Seca Recreation Area, 1025 Monterey Hwy 68, Salinas, CA 93908 (408) 755-4899, Events Info. (800) 593-8368. MC, ATV. Back to Top

10. Tulare Cycle Park, on Paige Ave. 3 miles west of Hwy 99, take the Paige Ave. exit off Hwy 99. Mail: City of Tulare Parks, 830 South Blackstone St., Tulare, CA 93274, (209) 685-0503. Schedule and fee vary by event. MC, ATV. Back to Top

11. Hanford Cycle Park, Hwy 198 to 10 Ave., go South to Fairgrounds, 810 South 10th. Mail: 847 E. Lacey Blvd., Hanford, CA 93230. (209) 583-1174 or (209) 582-6716. Schedule and fees vary by event. MC, ATV. Back to Top

12. City of Porterville OHV Park, take Scranton Ave. off Hwy 190, go left on West Rd., Mail: City of Porterville Parks, P.O. Box 432, Porterville, CA 93258-0437. (209) 782-4010. Fees $5.00 per MC or Quad, $1.00 per spectator, open 8am to 3pm on Saturdays, except in case of rain. MC, ATV. Back to Top

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Kern Plateau, Kernville Ranger Station PO Box 6, 105 Whitney Road Kernville, CA 93238 (760) 376-3781 (Voice/ext. 202 TDD)

Vehicle Type KEY
DB- Dune Buggy
MC – Motorcycle
4WD – Four Wheel Drive
ATV – All-Terrian Vehicle
SMBL – Snowmobile

Ev'mon

Author: Ev'mon

Experience: Riding since '81. Hardware: '94 RMX250; '97 XR600; '95 NightHawk 750; '01 WR426 Ranking: Adventurist Favorite Riding: Tight Woods & Desert Favorite Places: Hungry Valley, CA; Baja Mexico

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