San Bernardino National Forest
Association Off-Highway Vehicle Volunteers proudly serving the
forest visitor since 1992
The Off-Highway Vehicle system on the San Bernardino National Forest is one of the best in Southern California. A variety
of experiences and a large number of miles are available for 4-wheel driving, ATV, UTV and motorcycle use.
San Bernardino National Forest OHV system is comprised of designated
routes and trails primarily in Cajon Pass, North Lake Arrowhead, North
and East of Big Bear, and West of Idyllwild. The San Bernardino
National Forest does not have "open areas" for hill-climbing
activities, cross country travel or motor cross tracks for racing.
San Bernardino National Forest offers 42 miles of 24-50" trails with an
additional 166 miles of forest roads available for green sticker/red
sticker use. There are 903 miles of road open to Sport Utility Vehicle
and four wheel drive vehicle travel (104 miles of which are primarily
4x4 routes). The OHV system offers a wide range of experience levels
including novice, intermediate, and expert levels and signed easiest,
more difficult, and most difficult.