NOHVCC has a new safe and responsible use PSA video that can be accessed at nohvcc.org and on Youtube.  NOHVCC staff members Marc Hildesheim and Geoff Chain cover some of the basics that can help those new to OHV recreation better understand some of the responsibilities inherent to safe and responsible OHV use in the one-and-a-half-minute video.  But the breakout star in the video is Olivia McGreevy-Hildesheim – Marc is

Off-highway vehicle (OHV) recreation not only requires access to OHV trails, areas and systems, but also people to manage and provide for the use. As a result, NOHVCC wants to make a small investment in the future by offering a $500 scholarship to an individual pursuing a career in the outdoors. The ideal candidate will follow a course of study that is intended to lead to a career in recreation

As NOHVCC recently posted, legislation (H.R. 1864) to reauthorize the Recreational Trails Program (RTP) has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives.  Now NOHVCC partner Americans for Responsible Recreational Access (ARRA) has provided a simple way to urge your Representative to co-sponsor the bill, which is titled The Recreational Trails Full Funding Act of 2021. As you are likely aware the RTP is arguably the most important government program

As you will recall NOHVCC participated in Trailer Safety Week last year and will again in 2021.  This year Trailer Safety Week is June 6-12.  Look out for more great information about correctly and responsibly towing your OHVs as NOHVCC uses this time to highlight trailer safety.  But it is always important to stay diligent and keep in mind that safe and responsible practices can save lives. A partner forwarded

Last year we introduced you to the Post Wildfire OHV Recovery Alliance (PWORA), formed to orchestrate and organize volunteers to bring back OHV, 4×4, dirt bike, and all recreational access trails after terrible fire seasons. We ran a story when PWORA held its first ever work weekend recovering infrastructure on the Chappie-Shasta OHV Area on BLM managed lands in Northern California.  Read the story here. We also invited NOHVCC California

Great Trails: Providing Quality OHV Trails and Experiences authored by Dick Dufourd and published by NOHVCC has been internationally recognized as the must-have guidebook for OHV trails and provides the curriculum for NOHVCC’s Great Trails workshops. Click here to download the book or to order a hard copy for $30. NOHVCC’s Great Trails Workshops focus on the design, layout, construction, maintenance and management of sustainable Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) trails. Hands-on

Note: This webinar is hosted by American Trials and is not part of NOHVCC’s ongoing webinar series. Title: From Industrial Site to Trail Destination Date: Thursday, February 4, 2021 Time: 10:00am-11:30am Pacific (1:00pm-2:30pm Eastern) Price: FREE Learn more and register here Thank You Sponsors! Thanks to a generous sponsorship from South Carolina Department Parks, Recreation, and Tourism, this webinar is free to the public. We also want to thank additional

NOHVCC’s webinar series continues– join us on January 27!   Title: Opening An OHV Park A Short Drive From Urban Areas – A Case Study Of The Holly Oaks ORV Park In Michigan Jon Noyes, Principal Planner, Oakland County, Parks and Recreation will present a case study of how the Holly Oaks ORV Park in Michigan went from dream to reality.  Holly Oaks ORV Park is about a one-hour drive

Greetings and Happy Holidays to all! Hopefully, we will all be able to safely enjoy the Holidays with our family and friends (however that might be possible).  The new year is just around the corner – with any luck it will be quite a bit easier for everyone than 2020. In a strange year – NOHVCC was able to move forward despite the constraints we all faced.  Looking ahead to

2020 was a trying year for everyone.  Thanks to the commitment of NOHVCC’s Board of Directors, staff, and partners, NOHVCC was able to navigate the myriad challenges of 2020 and be prepared for a strong reentry to normalcy once the time comes. As everyone is well-aware, in-person conferences, meetings and workshops have been nearly completely halted as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.  NOHVCC staff has leaned into this challenge