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  • Motorized recreation belongs in the backcountry

    The writer says ATVs belong in the backcountry, and we should all help riders fight for their rights

  • Off-road vehicles are chewing up our public lands

    The writer, an Idaho environmentalist, calls off-road vehicles a menace to public lands

  • Yellowstone snowmobilers suffer whiplash

    Judge Emmet Sullivan reinstates a Clinton-era ban on snowmobiles in Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks

  • Off-roaders steer agencies with dollars

    Critics say Idaho is being swayed by ORVers’ money in its plans for an off-road vehicle trail through the Lost River Valley

  • Rough riding

    A new report, the ATV Safety Crisis Report, blames off-road vehicles for death and injury and suggests that their use should be regulated.

  • Hansen pops a wheelie

    Utah Rep. Jim Hansen has introduced a bill that would allow ATV riders access to 300 miles of existing roads and allow the creation of more access trails for ATVs in Utah.

  • Cleaner machines drive (slowly) toward Yellowstone

    The Environmental Protection Agency is developing the first emission standards for off-road motors, including snowmobiles.

  • Montana revved up about snowmobile agreement

    Snowmobilers and wilderness advocates come to an agreement on motorized access in Montana's Flathead National Forest.

  • Snowmobilers rev up for roadless riding

    In Montana's Centennial Valley, the Beaverhead-Deerlodge forest is delaying a decision to manage as wilderness Mount Jefferson, an area increasingly popular with, and impacted by, snowmobiles.

  • Greens bail on 'bilers

    Two environmentalists leave the collaborative group working on a winter-use plan for Wyoming's Snowy Range after the group refuses to address the impact of snowmobiles on ptarmigan habitat.

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