The Handbook of Iowa All-Terrain Vehicle, Off-Road Utility and Off-Road Motorcycle Regulations
The Official Off-roading Handbook of the Iowa Department of Natural Resources - Web Version
Table of Contents
Read your ATV owner's manual to familiarize yourself with the vehicle's operation.
Check the vehicle's mechanical condition regularly.
Make sure the lights work properly.
Wear a helmet and goggles (or a face shield) to prevent injuries from branches and road debris.
Wear protective clothing suitable for the environment.
Be aware of the terrain in the area you plan to ride.
Check the weather conditions, particularly forecasts for snow or ice.
Ride in a group of two or more—never alone.
Respect people and animals you encounter.
Don't remove the factory-installed air box or muffler.
Know ATV regulations.