Management Guidelines for Off-Highway Vehicle Recreation

A resource guide to assist in the planning, development, operation, and maintenance of environmentally sustainable and quality OHV trails, trail systems, and areas.

by National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council (NOHVCC)

In this publication we will provide some general philosophies of OHV management as well as specifics. We will discuss route planning and active management once the routes exist on the ground. We will include as many examples as possible. However, keep in mind that what works in one area may not work in another. The key is to look to the examples to see what might work under your specific circumstances. Then keep what is useful and toss out the rest. It is critical to initiate active and sound management.

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