2018 Colorado Off-Highway Vehicle Great Trails Workshop – Breckenridge

 

 

 

The Colorado Off-Highway Vehicle Coalition (COHVCO) in conjunction with the National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council (NOHVCC), Colorado Parks and Wildlife, the US Forest Service, and the US Bureau of Land Management, will be conducting an OHV trails workshop in Breckenridge on July 13-15. The 3-day workshop will consist of classroom sessions on July 13, at the Village at Breckenridge and field sessions on July 14-15, on the Dillon Ranger District. Field sessions will involve walking to various sites on the trail system so bring your best hiking shoes, appropriate clothing, and drinking water.



When:
 July 13-15

Where:
The Village at Breckenridge
535 S Park Ave
Breckenridge, CO 80424

 

 

Register!        
 

Registration is $80, until June 29th. After June 29th registration will cost $90. The number of participants is limited, so register early. If you have problems registering, please contact our office at trailhead@nohvcc.org or call us at 800-348-6487.

 

Attendees must provide their own transportation the Friday classroom session and to the Saturday and Sunday field sessions on the Dillon Ranger District. Field sessions will include walking to multiple trail sites so bring your best hiking shoes, water, lunch, snacks, and other necessary gear.

 


Workshop Details

 

Click here to download a copy of the workshop agenda.

 

The workshop will focus on OHV trail maintenance, rehabilitation, improvement and relocation. Hands-on field training will be emphasized. The intended audience is trail managers; trail construction and maintenance supervisors and crews, engineering staff involved in trail planning, design, maintenance and construction; trail contractors, and trail volunteers.

 

Classroom sessions: The Village at Breckenridge

  • How trail systems function and provide desired experiences
  • Trail Management Objectives – how they apply to trail maintenance
  • Creative trail design and innovative engineering practices
  • Trail maintenance techniques specific to various trail uses and conditions
  • Trail reroutes
  • How to create a trail management objective (TMO) document
  • Small group problem solving exercises

 

Field sessions: Dillon Ranger District

  • Trail maintenance techniques exercises
  • Creative trail design and layout exercises
  • Trail relocation exercises
  • Trail design considerations for different types of OHV

 

Lodging Information

 

A block of rooms for has been reserved for workshop participants at the Village at Breckenridge Condos. To reserve rooms at the NOHVCC Meeting group rate call Group Reservations at(888)-525-1787 and select option 2; provide agent with Group Code BC1VCC.