Poleta Canyon OHV Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Poleta OHV area includes short trails and single tracks as well as a dirt bowl.  Shooting sports are prohibited in the developed day use area.

This 2,500 acre area is managed jointly by the Forest and the Bishop Area BLM office for cross-country, or open motorized vehicle travel.  Many of the roads and trails link to adjacent routes managed by the  Bureau of Land Management (BLM).

At a Glance

Fees No fee
Permit Info: All OHV's must have a California green or red sticker or be street legal. All vehicles must be equipped with a Forest Service approved spark arrester.
Open Season: January
Usage: Light
Busiest Season: May-June
Restrictions: Shooting sports are prohibited in this developed day use area.  Dispersed camping is permitted.  Valid California campfire permits are required to use a campstove, a bar-b-que or have a campfire. Campfire permit application online at www.preventwildfireca.org
Closest Towns: Bishop, 5 miles
Water: None
Restroom: None
Operated By: Forest Service

Activities


OHV Riding & Camping

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OHV Open Area Riding

OHV Road Riding

Permit: Valid California campfire permits are required to use a camp stove, a bar-b-que or have a campfire.

OHV Trail Riding

Permit: Valid California campfire permits are required to use a camp stove, a bar-b-que or have a campfire.