NOHVCC hosted its first ever Virtual Conference October 15-16. We were thrilled to have so many join us and participate live – so a special thanks to those of you who joined us. Recordings of most of the Conference are below for anyone who missed it. We had an outstanding slate of presenters and the information they provide is extremely valuable and can be used by anyone who shares NOHVCC’s

Nearly ten years ago the federal government sought to turn management of the decommissioned Badger Army Ammunition Plant that operated during World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War over to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (among other agencies) for management.  The DNR along with all sorts of recreationists saw an opportunity to utilize the area for hiking, hunting, birdwatching and other activities.  At first it seemed

Click here to sign up for the NOHVCC Annual Conference sessions on October 15-16. Registration is now open for NOHVCC’s free Virtual Annual Conference.  The NOHVCC staff and Board of Directors are excited to invite you to participate in the Conference.  The sessions and times are detailed below.  We encourage all State Partners and friends of NOHVCC to log-in and weigh in!  As we previously reported, the NOHVCC Board of

Please see the below press release from Can-Am recognizing October 8 as “International Off-Road Day.”  Can-Am encourages any OHV enthusiasts who hits the trails on Friday to take pictures and share them on social media using the hashtag #InternationalOffRoadDay.  NOHVCC urges everyone in the OHV community to participate if you can.  Please keep in mind that the best way to enjoy OHV recreation is to practice safe and responsible use. 

Minnesota State Parks and Trails is seeking qualified applicants to apply for a Regional Off-Highway Vehicle Acquisition & Development Specialist position.  Use the link below to view the full posting. Who May Apply: Open to all qualified applicants Date Posted: 09/21/2021 Closing Date: 10/12/2021 Hiring Agency/Seniority Unit: Natural Resources Dept / Natural Resources-MAPE Division/Unit: DNR Parks & Trails Reg 2 / PAT-NERegion-StrategicPrograms Work Shift/Work Hours: Day Shift Days of Work:

NOHVCC is well situated for the future as current Directors have stepped up to fill the pivotal Chairman and Secretary positions as a part of this year’s election process.  Current Public Lands Issue Area Representative Barrett Brown was nominated for Chairman, while existing Youth and Education Issue Area Representative Tasha Nielsen chose to run for Secretary.  With current Treasurer Wayne Briske not up for reelection this year all Officer position

Please see job announcement from Minnesota Department of Natural Resources below: Job ID: 48736 – Off-Highway Vehicle Principal Planner- Planner Principal State Location: St. Paul Full/Part Time: Full-Time Regular/Tempory: Unlimited Job Class: Planner Principal State Working Title: Off-Highway Vehicle Principal Planner Who May Apply: Open to all qualified job seekers Date Posted: 09/10/2021 Closing Date: 10/07/2021 Hiring Agency/Seniority Unit: Department of Natural Resources Division/Unit: Parks and Trails / Research Planning

NOHVCC Partners Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (ORR) and Americans for Responsible Recreational Access are collecting information on projects eligible for Land and Water Conservation Funds.  Please click the link below to take the survey. From ORR: In partnership with Oregon State University, the Outdoor Recreation Roundtable is conducting its annual survey to create a list of the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF)-eligible recreation projects for upcoming years from businesses and

Idaho OHV Enthusiasts: The National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council (NOHVCC) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to creating a positive future for off-highway vehicle recreation. You can learn more at NOHVCC is working in partnership with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and needs your assistance to learn how the BLM can better provide access to high quality OHV recreation experiences in the state of Idaho. NOHVCC and the

Thanks to funding from the Colorado Parks and Wildlife OHV Grant program, COHVCO will be holding two chainsaw trainings and an OHV workshop to educate and benefit the State’s off-highway vehicle (OHV) enthusiasts, land managers, and other OHV stakeholders. These trainings will be focused on the vision and goals for OHV recreation in the future. All trainings are dependent on COVID-19 related regulations and meeting size requirements. Chainsaw Training: COHVCO,