Illegal Operation of an OHV
It is illegal to operate an OHV:
- In a manner which presents a substantial risk of injury or loss of life.
- In a manner which causes damage to public or private property.
- On privately owned land unless:
- The operator has written permission from the property owner or …
- The property owner has posted notice of areas for designated use or …
- The property is owned by an immediate family member of the operator.
- Unless all persons riding on the OHV or being towed are wearing the required helmet.
- While under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
- With a firearm, rifle, or shotgun on board your OHV, unless the firearm is unloaded and cased.
- In a way that harasses or chases deer or other wildlife, or within 300 yards of a deer yard.
- Between sunset and sunrise or when visibility is less than 300 feet, unless displaying the required lights.
- If the vehicle is leaking fuel or does not have the required equipment.