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OHV Riding & Camping

Choose from the following to find a site:


Rules and Regulations for Southwest Colorado for OHV's (ATV, UTV, unlicensed motorcycle or unlicensed 4WD)

Best Places on the San Juan National Forest for OHV's

Columbine Ranger District

Dolores Ranger District

Pagosa Ranger District


OHV and motorcycle trails all have seasonal or wildlife closures.  Please check the dates on the Motor Vehicle Use Maps to see when they are open.

San Juan National Forest Maps page

Alpine Loop Brochure (Silverton, Ouray, Lake City area rules and roads)



Areas & Activities