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2016 COHVCO OHV Economic Impact Study Hot Off the Presses
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2/12/2017
The Colorado Off-Highway Vehicle Coalition has recently completed their 2016 OHV Economic Impact Study. This study does a great job of showing how much money OHV users spend in Colorado. Take some time to read this report.
CoA4WDC Monthly E-News Letter - February 2017 Edition
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2/4/2017
Check out the new E-News Letter that the Colorado Association of 4 Wheel Drive Clubs will be doing every month. They will still do their quarterly newsletters but the new monthly E-News Letter will be used to get information that is more time sensitive to everyone.
Tread Lightly’s! Board of Directors Announces Management Reorganization
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2/3/2017
Casey Snider Appointed Interim Executive Directorfor Tread Lightly!
NOHVCC Accepting Applications for Executive Director Position
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2/2/2017
The National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council (NOHVCC) announced back on January 12th that Russ Ehnes had expressed his intent to leave his position as Executive Director, effective June 1st, 2017. Ehnes, who has held that position for nearly 20 years, will be shifting gears to other opportunities in off-highway vehicle recreation, including managing the Bull Run Guest Ranch, near Great Falls, Montana.

NOHVCC will be excepting applications for Russ's replacement until February 28th, 2017
NOHVCC January 2017 Newsletter
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1/31/2017
Take a few minutes to read the NOHVCC January 2017 Newsletter to see what is going on in the OHV Community in other parts of the country!
Denver CBS 4 talks about new Stay The Trail RC Challenge Course on Live TV!
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1/20/2017
This year at the Denver International Sportman's Exposition we displayed the new Stay The Trail Kids RC Challenge Cource. It was a huge success and over the four day event there were over 1,000 kids that used it. The local news even did a live broadcast with one of their anchors using it!
2017 1st Quarter Issue of CoA4WDC Magazine "High Trails"
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1/14/2017
Take a few minutes to download to 2017 1st Quarter Issue of the Colorado Association of 4 Wheel Drive Clubs Magazine "High Trails" to see what their member clubs are up to. Thanks to the CoA4WDC for all of the ads for Stay The Trail in this article!
Local news in Grand Junction talks about new proof of ownership requirements in Colorado
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1/4/2017
The local news in Grand Junction did a great job of explaining what is required to show Proof of Ownership when you purchase a registration for your OHV, Snowmobile or Boat. This will help everyone make sure that the new OHV, Snowmobile or Boat that they have purchased is not stolen and will help track it down if it does get stolen! Take a couple of minutes to watch this video.
Off-Road Business Association's Winter 2017 issue of "The National Advocate"
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12/29/2016
Take a few minutes to download and read the Off-Road Business Associations Winter 2017 issue of "The National Advocate". There is a great article about the Stewardship Project that Stay The Trail and Mile-Hi Jeep Club completed last September on National Public Lands Day!
NOHVCC December 2016 Newsletter
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12/29/2016
Take a few minutes to download and read the NOHVCC December 2016 Newsletter to see what other OHV Organizations are doing around the country.
Wagon Wheel OHV Club receives over $19,000 for 2017 Yamaha Outdoor Access Initiative grant
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12/21/2016
The Wagon Wheel OHV Club is pleased to announce it has received a Yamaha Outdoor Access Initiative grant of $19,398 for the 2017 Patterson Park Trail Project in cooperation with the Blanco Ranger District of the White River National Forest.
Polaris awards over $40,000 in their recent Polaris Foundation T.R.A.I.L.S Grant!!!
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12/13/2016
National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council (NOHVCC) and the Texas Motorized Trails Coalition (TMTC) announce the receipt of a Polaris Foundation T.R.A.I.L.S grant in excess of $40,000.00.
AMA December 2016 News and Notes
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12/11/2016
If you want to see what the American Motorcyclist Association is doing across the country take a few minutes to read this article.
The Outdoor Recreation Jobs and Economic Impact Act of 2016 signed by President Oboma on 12/8/16!!
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12/9/2016
Some more good news for OHV Recreation coming out of Washington. The Outdoor Recreation Jobs and Economic Impact Act of 2016 has made it through Congress, Senate and was signed into law by our President on December 8th! Colorado Senator Cory Garner was a Co-Author for this bill!This will help us show everyone how much money is spent on Outdoor Recreation every year!
SAVE THE DATE FOR COHVCO WORKSHOP & SOME GOOD NEWS ABOUT GYPSUM MOTOCROSS TRACK!!
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12/9/2016
The Colorado Off-Highway Vehicle Coalition (COHVCO), in conjunction with National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council (NOHVCC), Colorado State Parks and Wildlife, the US Forest Service, the US Bureau of Land Management (BLM), will be holding a (2) three day workshops IN 2017! For More info read the attached alert!

The Eagle County Planning Commission approved the Dry Lake location and extent application unanimously for the new motocross track in Gypsum,CO!
December Issue of UFWDA Magazine "THE VOICE"
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12/8/2016
If you would like to see what is going on with the 4WD Community across the country take a few minutes to download and read the December 2016 Issue of the United Four Wheel Drive Association's magazine "THE VOICE"
Colorado Parks & Wildlife 2016-2026 Statewide Trails Strategic Plan
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12/6/2016
If you would like to see what the Colorado Parks and Wildlife's long term goals are when it comes to motorized and non-motorized trails in Colorado you need to download and read this plan.
Over 900 Temporary Positions Available for 2017 Field Season in Rocky Mountain Region of USFS
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12/6/2016
The Rocky Mountain Region of the U.S. Forest Service announced today the availability of over 900 temporary positions for the 2017 field season throughout national forests and grasslands in Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wyoming.
ARRA Newsletter - December 2016
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12/1/2016
Take a few minutes to download and read the Americans for Responsible Recreational Access December 2016 Newsletter to see what is going on in our nations capital regarding OHV Recreation!
NOHVCC November 2016 Newsletter
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11/30/2016
Take a few minutes to read the National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council's November 2016 Newsletter! There is a great article about the new Skills Course at the Peach Valley Recreation Area located just north of Montrose, Colorado!
Public Hearing for Gypsum, CO Motocross Park
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11/29/2016
If you would like to show support for the new Motocross Park in Gypsum, CO there is a Public Hearing on December 7th at 3pm in front of the Eagle County Planning Commision
FREE Admission to any Colorado State Park on Friday, November 25th!
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11/23/2016
This Black Friday, Get Out, Give Thanks! Fresh Air Friday
Congress passes bill to improve Trail Maintanence and Preservation
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11/20/2016
New bill that was just past in Congress makes it easier for the Forest Service to work with volunteers to maintain trails!
Gunnison RD is seeking input on dispersed camping along Tincup Pass and Irwin Areas of Taylor Pass
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11/10/2016
If you camp and use your OHV in these areas please take a few minutes to go to the following link and provide your input on how you use this area and what you would like to see happen in this area.
Off Road Business Association's Fall 2016 Newsletter "National Advocate"
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11/5/2016
Take a few minutes to download and read the Off Road Business Association's Fall 2016 Newsletter "National Advocate". There is a great article about two Stewardship Projects that Stay The Trail and the Big Horn Jeep Club completed this summer.
Mile Hi Jeep Club's October 2016 Newsletter "Jeepers in the News"
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11/5/2016
Take a few minutes to download Mile-Hi Jeep Club's October 2016 Newsletter "Jeepers in the News". There is an article about the Stewardship Project that Stay The Trail and Mile-Hi Jeep Club's Patrols 10 & 12 completed on National Public Lands Day!
Colorado Association of 4WD Clubs 4th Quarter Magazine "High Trails Colorado"
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11/5/2016
Take a few minutes to download the Colorado Association of 4WD Clubs 4th Quarter Magazine "High Trails Colorado" There is a great article about a couple of Stewardship Projects that Stay The Trail and the Big Horn Jeep Club completed in 2016!
Fall Blue Ribbon Coalition Magazine "Share Trails"
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11/4/2016
Take a few minutes to download and read the Fall 2016 Blue Ribbon Coalition Magazine"Share Trails". There is an article about COHVCO and Mile-Hi Jeep Club in this issue and Stay The Trail gets mentioned in both!
Mile-Hi Jeep Club and Grand Mesa Jeep Club awarded BFG Outstanding Trails Grant
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11/3/2016
The winners of the 2016 BF Goodrich Outstanding Trails Grants were announced in Las Vegas, NV at the 50th Annual SEMA Show and two 4WD clubs from Colorado were selected as winners!! The Mile-Hi Jeep Club received a grant for Sidewinder and the Grand Mesa Jeep Club received a grant for 21 Road.
October 2016 NOHVCC Newsletter
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11/2/2016
Take a few minutes to download and read this newsletter to see what our friends at NOHVCC are doing to promote responsible OHV use on a national level.
Stay The Trail assists USFS and CBTRA with Basalt-Gypsum Trail Maintenance
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10/2/2016
Stay The Trail worked with the USFS - Eagle Holy Cross OHV Crew and the USFS Statewide Trail Crew as well as club member volunteers from the Colorado Backcountry Trail Riders Alliance to clear downed trees, re-build drainages/ water bars, trim cooridor, and re-store singletrack in the greengate, red table, basalt mountain areas.
NOHVCC and BLM work together to create a list of best OHV Trails in the country!
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10/1/2016
Help NOHVCC and the BLM create a list of the best OHV Trails in the country
September 2016 NOHVCC Newsletter
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10/1/2016
NOHVCC does the same thing that Stay The Trail does and more on a national level. Here is their monthly newsletter.
Rio Grande National Forest to hold three forest plan public meetings
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9/16/2016
Rio Grande National Forests will hold Forest Plan Public Meetings the last week of September in Saguache, South Fork and La Jara.
National Public Lands Day Events in Larimer and Grand Counties
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9/16/2016
Arapaho/Roosevelt National Forests hold National Public Lands Day events in Sulphur and Canyon Lakes Ranger Districts on Saturday, September 24th!
Mile-Hi Jeep Club's newsletter "Jeepers in the News"
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9/15/2016
See what Mile-Hi Jeep Club has been up to
SCORR and Friends of Dillon Ranger District building new Trail!
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9/9/2016
The Summit County Colorado Off-Road Riders and the Friends of the Dillon Ranger District will be holding another work day on Saturday, September 10th to build a new single track trail in Dillon, CO called the Tenderfoot Mountain Trail. If they get enough help they might be able to finish new trial this weekend!!!!
Temporary Closure on West Dolores Road to Allow for Landslide Repair
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9/6/2016
The West Dolores Road (Forest Road #535) will be closed to the public for about two weeks beginning Tuesday, September 6th to allow for replacement of a large retaining wall damaged by a landslide just above the Navajo Lake Trailhead.
McCullough Gulch Road and McCullough Gulch Trail Temporarily Closed Beginning September 6
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9/6/2016
McCullough Gulch Road and McCullough Gulch Trail Temporarily Closed for removal of an unauthorized bridge and debris in the drainage from September 6th through October 1st, 2016.
Public invited to BLM field tours of proposed OHV open areas
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9/6/2016
BLM will hold field tours of proposed OHV open areas September 7th & 8th.
Americans for Responsible Recreational Access - September 2016 Newsletter
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9/5/2016
Read about what ARRA is doing to help us promote responsible OHV use on a national level.
National Off Highway Vehicle Conservation Council Newsletter
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9/1/2016
Check out the monthly newsletter from our friends at NOHVCC
United Four Wheel Drive Associations Newsletter
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9/1/2016
"THE VOICE" the new online version of United Four Wheel Drive Associations newsletter!
Stay The Trail on display at Jeeps N Java
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8/27/2016
2nd Annual Jeeps N Java Swap Meet and Vendor Show
Dillon Area OHV Education Days
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8/26/2016
OHV Education - Dillon Area
Stay The Trail will be at the Grand Mesa OHV Trailhead in Vega State Park
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8/22/2016
Stay The Trail promotes responsible OHV use and kicks off Big Game Archery Season!
Toytec Lifts Customer Appreciation Day
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8/21/2016
Toytec raised over $1,100 at their customer appreciation day, then made a matching donation for a total of over $2,200 raised for Stay The Trail!
Restoring an illegal 'fall line' route up Whale Peak adjacent to Georgia Pass
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8/20/2016
Always Stay The Trail, there are plenty of great views from the LEGAL routes!
Trail Construction Project on Tenderfoot Mountain
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8/19/2016
SCORR helped with our trail construction project on Tenderfoot Mountain.
Buck & Rail Fence Project on Ptarmigan Pass
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8/7/2016
Thanks to the guys of Big Horn Jeep Club and the USFS Eagle-Holy Cross OHV Crew we were able to build 300 ft. of buck and rail fencing on Ptarmigan Pass!
FJ Summit Volunteer Day
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7/26/2016
Volunteers sacrifice a day of wheelin' to install new picnic tables during the FJ Summit Volunteer Day!
Donations at the FJ Summit
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7/23/2016
A huge thank you to FJ Summit for their continued support of our program.
Stay The Trail on the Cover of the 3rd Quarter Issue of CoA4WDC Magazine
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7/14/2016
Thanks to the Colorado Association of 4 Wheel Drive Clubs for all of their support and their help spreading the word about Stay The Trail.
Signage Grant awarded to Stay The Trail from the Colorado OHV Grant
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7/7/2016
So far this year we have been able to give several Forest Service Ranger Districts, Forest Service Grasslands and BLM Field Offices $2,000 worth of signage to be used on their trails!
Holy Cross Signage Project
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9/22/2015
Three existing signs were repalaced and one new one installed with the help of our Yamaha Grant and volunteers from the Big Horn Jeep Club.
Badger Flats Kiosk Install
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8/15/2015
Three kiosks were installed at the Badger Flats area on the South Park RD with the help of members of the Colorado Four Wheelers Club out of Colorado Springs and USFS employees.
Slaughterhouse Gulch
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4/7/2015
This cleanup occurred at two different dates, to keep vehicles out of the muddy area off of the main road.
Kids Track Cleanup
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11/17/2014
This training track is a great resource for beginner riders learning to enhance their skills in a safe environment.
Counties in Colorado open roads to OHVs
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3/30/2015
Rules are changing in Colorado. A handful of counties have recently voted to allow limited OHV use within their jurisdictions.
Uncompahgre Cattle Guard Installation
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3/25/2015
Cattle Guards were installed on the Uncompahgre National Forest to help trail riders and Cattle Ranchers coexist on public lands.
2014 Season Summary
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2/24/2015
View a summary of 2014 events and projects
Lefthand Canyon Update
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5/13/2014
Read the latest update on Lefthand Canyon since the flood damage and closure in 2013
Stewardship Projects
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The Stewardship Program focuses on coordinating volunteers on public lands to help with projects such as cleanups, fence building, trail rehab, post and cable installation just to name a few.

Responsible Recreation Foundation
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Stay The Trail Colorado was Awarded the 2013 Outstanding Trail Sharing Award
American Trails

This award recognizes innovative & successful trail sharing efforts, programs, & systems.


American Trails' 21st National Trails Awards Program honors people and programs at the 21st American Trails International Symposium. The awards celebration was held at Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation, Arizona, April 16, 2013.

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