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  • Snowmobilers booted from Montana forest

    Snowmobilers and locals in Superior, Mont., who are economically dependent on them, are fuming about the Lolo National Forest's decision to close 400,000 acres, including the popular Great Burn Wilderness Area, to motorized vehicles.

  • ATV revolt

    A proposal to close 400 miles of forest roads and 200 miles of trails to motorized vehicles on Idaho's Targhee National Forest has raised the ire of all-terrain vehicle advocates.

  • Snowmobilers see red

    Lolo National Forest wants to ban snowmobiles on 140,000 roadless acres of the Bitterroot Crest on the Idaho-Montana border.

  • Motorizing Montana's trails

    A report by the Predator Project on the Montana State Trails Program says that agencies give motorized trails the go-ahead without scrutiny.

  • The latest 1,000-pound gorilla

    The American Recreation Coalition, which lobbies for motorized recreation, has become a potent force in the nation's capital as outdoor recreation becomes the dominant natural resource industry, especially in the West.

  • Playing by the rules

    The video "Rules of the Snow" offers safety tips for Western snowmobilers.

  • Motorheads lose one

    The Forest Service restricts some of the access off-road vehicles have to Idaho's Targhee National Forest.

  • The West from a snowmobile: a 50 million-acre theme park

    We are fools to throw away, for a snowmobile's adrenaline rush, the chance to really get close to nature, the writer believes.

  • More ATVers than aliens

    The BLM seeks to confine off-road vehicles to trails on Haystack Mountain near Roswell, N.M.

  • Close those roads

    Environmentalists want to close some backcountry roads near Paonia, Colo., that are increasingly popular with all-terrain vehicles.

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