Yuba

OHV trails

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Extreme - May be extremely steep and rocky with ledges and drop-offs, narrow switchbacks, boulders and uneven or unbalanced trail surfaces. May be long stretches of loose rock or deep sand on steep grades with extreme sideslopes. Some obstacles will high center most machines. Four-wheel drive is recommended. In some areas it may be necessary to walk machines over or have a helping third hand. These routes require experienced riders with a full array of good riding skills. All users should consider riding abilities and machine capabilities before attempting these routes. Most Difficult - Rocky surfaces, sharp turns, switchbacks, steep grades, narrow passages, low overhangs, ledges and large rocks. Can be slippery and muddy when wet. May have tree stumps, limbs or other debris. Machines with low ground clearance may strike or high center on obstacles. Some riders may be more comfortable using 4-wheel drive machines. More Difficult - Loose gravel, sandy, rocky or slickrock surface. May have short sections which are narrow. Can have blind turns, steep or roller coaster grades, minor dropoffs, dust, ruts and frequent changes in riding surfaces. Occasional obstacles may strike the frame. Easiest - Gravel or dirt surfaces which are relatively flat and wide. Generally wide enough for an ATV to pass a full-sized vehicle. May be dusty but are relatively smooth throughout with no rocks or roots protruding more than three inches above the surface. DIFFICULTY RATING Utah State Parks Printed on recycled paper. 04/10 1M The Utah Department of Natural Resources receives federal aid and prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, age, national origin or disability. For information or complaints regarding discrimination, contact Executive Director, Utah Department of Natural Resources, PO Box 145610, Salt Lake City, UT 84114-5610 or Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, 1801 L Street, NW, Washington, DC 20507-0001. To enhance the quality of life by preserving and providing natural, cultural, and recreational resources for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations. Our Mission: Riding on public lands is a privilege not a right. Careless acts of irresponsible riders can result in closure. Publication of this map and text is a unilateral action by the Utah Division of State Parks and Recreation under authority of Utah OHV Laws and Rules. The BLM is taking no action at this time to propose or endorse this system of trails nor are they designating any trails for OHV use. CAUTION - Never ride alone and always wear your helmet. Motorcycle, ATV and 4x4 Yuba OHV Trail Map Yuba OHV Trails HOW TO GET THERE Location - Yuba Lake Recreation Area. Distance - Salt Lake City to Yuba Reservoir - Approximately 115 miles or 1½-2 hours. (195 miles from St. George to Yuba Reservoir.) Route from Salt Lake City - Travel south on I-15 to exit 202 (Yuba Lake Exit). Next go south on Yuba Dam Road 2 miles to North Beach Trailhead. Go an additional 2 miles to reach the Oasis and Yuba Dam Trailheads. Area. These cliffs and rock formations have pictographs that can be located with a little exploration. The view from the Red Point overlook is incredible. You can see Mount Nebo to the north. The Wasatch / Uintah and Manti / Lasal National Forests are located to the north and east. Fish Lake National Forest is located to the south and west. Vegetation is sagebrush and juniper at the lower elevations with ponderosa pine and oak brush as elevations increase. Signing RIDE DESCRIPTION All trails in this one-day ride system are open to ATVs, motorcycles, and other 4-wheel drive vehicles. Time to Ride - Most riders can travel these trails in one day. Difficulty - Most trails are easy to more difficult. Elevation - Ranges from 5,000 feet to 7,000 feet. (Yuba Reservoir is at about 5,100 feet.) Best Seasons to Ride - Spring, summer and fall. Trail access is limited in winter by snow. Things to See - Wildlife (rabbits, coyotes, deer, eagles/hawks, etc.) There are great views of adjacent mountain ranges, valley floors, I-15, Yuba Reservoir, and the Sevier River. There are unique rock formations and cliffs in the hills west of the West Beach Most access points and trailheads are signed with riding area information and rules. SERVICES Food, Fuel and Lodging - Water, food and fuel are available in Scipio, Levan and Nephi. Lodging is available in Scipio and Nephi. Restrooms are available at Oasis Campground, North / West Beaches, and at Painted Rocks. Camping - Developed campgrounds are located at Oasis and Painted Rocks and allow ATV ingress and egress. Primitive camping is available along the shoreline at the North and West Beach Areas with ATV ingress and egress. Eagle View Campground is accessible by boat only and does not have OHV access. CAUTIONS Travel Restrictions - Some of these trails pass through private property. Please respect the rights of these private landowners and stay on designated trails and routes. Riders are encouraged to stay on existing roads and trails to prevent unnecessary impacts to the land. Gates - Leave all gates as you find them. If they are open, leave open. Close if closed. Livestock - Livestock grazing takes place in these riding areas. Please do not harass livestock and respect the rights of the ranchers. Slow down and let them get out of the way. Wildlife - Look, but don’t disturb. Hunting - A hunting license does not give anyone the right to travel on closed roads or trails. Be familiar with all hunting laws and restrictions before you begin your hunt. Fire - Check with the BLM office in Fillmore or the State Park Office at Oasis for area fire restrictions. You will be responsible for any damage and cost associated with a wildfire you cause. Waste - If you packed it in, pack it out. Do not bury trash. Special Equipment Needed - Bring a tow strap. There is cell phone coverage in some areas. Yuba OHV Trails 15 OHV Track 8 A Camping OHV Trails Existing roads and/or trails that do not appear on this map are closed unless otherwise posted. 28 15 N

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