Category Archives: OHV Activism

Update on Tahoe NF lawsuit against OHV groups

For those curious how this suit is going that we contributed $$ to, I pinged Bebe for an update on Pirate: We are awaiting a Calendar Date for our Appeal Hearing. The New case number for the 9th Circuit is: … Continue reading

Posted in OHV Activism | Leave a comment

RTF Black Tie & Boots recap

On Saturday evening, March 7, 2015, Rubicon Trail Foundation held their Annual Black Tie & Boots event at the Legions Hall in Placerville. This was the first year that the Madhatters were a sponsor for the event, we were a … Continue reading

Posted in Club Business, OHV Activism | Leave a comment

FOTR meeting

Hi gang, The FOTR meeting and dinner on March 21 has been postponed due to the passing of Jeff N. He was on the RTF board and the lead at Cantina. I don’t know what happened. He’s not that old. … Continue reading

Posted in OHV Activism | Leave a comment

Thanks for Rubicon AAT help

Hi Guys, I’m sure Dennis will follow up with a trail report but I just want thank the 21 adults, 2 kids and 2 dogs that helped me dig out 51 buckets of silt and cut and move one big … Continue reading

Posted in OHV Activism, Trails | 1 Comment

US Marines accepting comments through September 15 on Johnson Valley training plans

By John Stewart, CA4WDC Natural Resources┬áConsultant On September 6, the BLM and US Marines Corp conducted field visits to three sites that the USMC has proposed as company objective sites in the Shared Use Area of Johnson Valley. Two of … Continue reading

Posted in OHV Activism, Trails | Leave a comment

Cantina for the Con 2014

From Friends of the Rubicon: 2014 Cantina for the Con is coming up fast the dates are August 30-31 Labor Day weekend. RTF is looking for volunteers to help with the event whether it is cooking, serving food or selling … Continue reading

Posted in OHV Activism, Trails | 1 Comment

Stolen vehicle watch in El Dorado Cty

From the CORVA page: “I’m not sure if any of you in this group live in El Dorado county, or any surrounding counties… But we have had SEVERAL stolen rigs lately from El Dorado County. It sounds like whoever is … Continue reading

Posted in OHV Activism, Parts | Leave a comment

King of the Hammers 2014

Are any other folks planning on making the trip the Johnson Valley for KOH this year? Right now, I’m planning on being down there all week, doing a bunch of wheeling before the races. Hoping to Leave either Jan 31 … Continue reading

Posted in OHV Activism, Trails | Leave a comment

Somewhat good news in the fight to preserve Johnson Valley for OHV

http://cook.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/rep-paul-cook-welcomes-deal-to-save-the-johnson-valley-off-highway I guess its somewhat of a ‘victory’ for now – at least the Marines don’t grab all of the valley. But still, its a slippery slope.

Posted in OHV Activism | Leave a comment

Hammers need your help

Its unfortunate that we have to keep begging for scraps from our elected officials and accept from them some ever declining level of access to public lands, but it is continuing to happen. The only thing that helps (sometimes) is … Continue reading

Posted in OHV Activism | Leave a comment