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MINNESOTA DNR SEEKING OHV PROGRAM CONSULTANT

The NOHVCC has shared a job opportunity in Minnesota  for an OHV program consultant. Who May Apply:  Open to all qualified job seekers Date Posted:  04/30/2021 Closing Date:  05/20/2021 Hiring Agency/Seniority Unit: Department of Natural Resources Division/Unit:  DNR Parks & Trails Central Office Work Shift/Work Hours:  Day Shift Days of Work: Monday – Friday Travel Required:  No Salary Range: $30.59 – $45.36/hourly; $63,871 – $94,711/annually Classified Status:  Classified Bargaining…

MORE MONEY FOR OUTDOOR RECREATION

MORE MONEY FOR OUTDOOR RECREATION Yamaha Outdoor Access Initiative Awards Over $115,000 in Third Quarter Yamaha Eclipses $4 Million in Aiding Land Access for Outdoor Recreation Since Inception MARIETTA, Ga. – January 15, 2020 – Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, announces it is awarding more than $115,000 to nine organizations, bringing Yamaha Outdoor Access Initiative’s (OAI) funding total to $4 million in grants since 2008. Together with public land managers, Yamaha Motorsports dealers, and thousands of outdoor enthusiasts,…

UTAH OFF-ROAD ISSUE

UTAH OFF-ROAD ISSUE The state of Utah will no longer be honoring off-highway vehicle registrations from any other states beginning on Jan. 1, 2020. In past years, Utah has had standing agreements with some other states to honor each other’s OHV registration. This meant that visitors to Utah who had OHVs registered in states like Nevada were not required to obtain a nonresident user permit or pay a non-resident fee. In the 2019 General Session, the Utah Legislature passed H.B. 105, which removed this option from…

Are These Dunes in DANGER?

For decades, Oceano Dunes in SLO County California has been a cherished OHV area for many in the off-road community. Countless stories can be told about the memories shared on those hallowed grounds, including the release of Honda's first ATC model.  Residents who live near the Oceano Dunes OHV area in San Luis Obispo, CA have been in at arms for years over the "serious health concerns" caused by the dust from the recreation enthusiasts. The SLO County Air Pollution District has recently proposed to initiate a…

Yamaha Grants $8,500 to ACT Chapters Promoting OHV Awareness

Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, provided $8,500 to four chapters of the National Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow (NACT) organization to promote safe, responsible use of ATV and Side-by-Side (SxS) vehicles in agricultural settings.   As part of the Yamaha Outdoor Access Initiative (OAI), Yamaha granted $3,500 to Oklahoma State University, $2,000 to Utah State, $2,000 to the University of Florida, and $1,000 to the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Yamaha transitioned its longstanding support of the NACT…

Destination Ride: Lake Silverwood CA

If you are looking for a great place to off road and get away from the desert heat of California, then heading up to Lake Silverwood might be the perfect trip for you. As part of the San Bernardino National Forest, the lake is located between Hesperia and Crestline. This collection of trails varies in elevation from about 3000 to 6000 feet, making for cooler temperatures than most of SoCal’s popular riding locations. With trail options ranging from tame fire roads to some challenging climbs, this destination ride will be fun…