The Board of Directors of the Coalition for Recreational Trails (CRT) have selected award winners for the 2020 Annual Tom Petri CRT Awards that honor outstanding projects that utilized Recreational Trails Program (RTP) funding.  Despite the ongoing pandemic, there were a record number of projects nominated, and the quality of projects represented was outstanding.  The Awards Committee had a tough time making final decisions and the entire Board of Directors

NOHVCC’s webinar series continues– join us on October 21!   Title: Effective Grant Writing Nikhil Narkhede, OHV Program Manager, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Off Highway Vehicle Program, has a lot of experience with grants.  In his role with Nevada DCNR he reviews grant applications and has a say in projects that get selected for awards.  Please join us as Nikhil presents on Effective Grant Writing during NOHVCC’s October

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 wanted to make a small investment in the future by offering a $1,000 scholarship to an individual pursuing a career in the outdoors.  We were searching for an ideal candidate who will follow a course of study that is intended to lead

As people seek ways to get outdoors during the time of social distancing OHV use is welcoming many new enthusiasts to our family.  But when new members are added to our ranks it is important to ensure that everyone understands and applies important safe and responsible use practices.  One gross and troubling issue that seems to be causing problems is how best to deal with human waste.  While visibly damaging

Join us on September 30, 2020 at 8:00 PM Eastern for NOHVCC’s USFS Risk Assessment Guidance webinar.  Read below to brush up on the details before logging on. Webinar Description: Anyone who organizes or participates in events or performs volunteer efforts on National Forests should join us for our September 30 webinar.  Sandy Bearden, Safety Manager, United States Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Region will describe the new Forest Service guidance

NOHVCC’s webinar series continues– join us on September 30!   Title: USFS Risk Assessment Guidance Anyone who organizes or participates in events or performs volunteer efforts on National Forests should join us for our September 30 webinar.  Sandy Bearden, Safety Manager, United States Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Region will describe the new Forest Service guidance that will impact the way volunteers and others assess risk in projects.  This webinar will

The National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council (NOHVCC) is a non-profit 501C3 organization dedicated to creating a positive future for off-highway vehicle recreation. You can learn more at www.nohvcc.org. NOHVCC is working in partnership with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), US Forest Service (USFS), Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) and the Colorado Off-Highway Vehicle Coalition (COHVCO) to create a Statewide OHV Action Plan. To make this happen we need your

The unofficial end of Summer – Labor Day Weekend – is here!  Despite the ongoing pandemic, many of you will take this opportunity to enjoy OHV recreation.  As ever, it is important that all of us remain vigilant to ensure we recreate safely and responsibly.  NOHVCC has tools to help! Guidelines for those who choose to ride during “social distancing” can be found here. Of course, we encourage all OHV

Each of NOHVCC’s previous webinars are available online. NOHVCC staff and invited guests have covered myriad topics of importance to the OHV community, and we encourage you to visit the webinar archive to see which topics interest you most.  A brief description of each video can be found below. While we encourage everyone who has an interest in a webinar topic to participate live, we understand that sometimes that just

I will admit it, and I think everyone else knows it too, hard enduro races are cool. The riders at the front of those races do things on dirt bikes that do not seem humanly possible. I will also admit that my name is not Jarvis, Webb, or Haaker and I can’t do the same things that they do. That’s okay though, I don’t make my living by racing, and