We did ride two of these trail systems last weekend. The Stageyard trails were pretty good area to ride. The FS put up posts to attempt to keep the machines at 62″ Max but we witnessed larger machines, and even smaller ones, going around the posts. In one spot the posts were closer than 62″ as the Polaris General wouldn’t fit that was in my…[Read more]
I am going to be staying in the Northern Hills near the Lead Golf course Memorial Day weekend. What are the trails like in that area? Are the 4-digit trails pretty good, specifically the trails out of the Stageyard trailhead and the trails just NW of Cheyenne Crossing? Is that area still wet from the snow and spring rains?
I wanted to send a big “Thank You” out to Mel Fish, our VP-East and President of the SE South Dakota ATV Association, for accepting a position on the Recreational Trails Program Advisory Council. His first
In continuing our mission of responsible ATV/UTV recreation I thought this article by AJ Lester from Dirttrax was very well written.
Seeing beer cans on the trail just proves it happens around here and we s
The Black Hills NF Mystic District and Off Road Riders are putting together a trail project day/days to install an OHV bridge in the Ditch Creek area. The install could take between 3-5 days to build…the plan so f
Reports from the Black Hills National Forest are saying there is already a lot of thawing going on. Please TREAD LIGHTLY. Last year we had a lot of trail damage due to people going where it is really muddy and
Here is one many of you are going to be interested in. Contact your legislators ASAP to get this bill killed if you want to ride ditches. This would give township boards the authority to close road ditches to o
Here is a link to House Bill 1083 that aims to change ATV/UTV sales from a sales tax to an excise tax and requires dealers to be licensed and bonded. This will either NOT cost you anything or save the purchaser 1
As many of you know the Association has been working to find a way to fund a Statewide trail program. Our work has involved many highs and lows over the past 2 years of work on this. I have heard from many p