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Capitol Forest opens May 1 for camping, ORV & horses

Capitol Forest opens May 1 for camping, ORV & horses

From the Washington Department of Natural Resources in Olympia
ORV and horseback riders and campers longing to get out and play in Capitol Forest this April will have to wait another month. The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR), which manages the forest, has permanently changed the opening date to May 1.
The decision to move the date back one month came about last year as a result of discussions with representatives from user groups in the area and feedback from …

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What we are up against

What we are up against

In a recent article by the Seattle Times titled “Off-roading turned meadow into mud hole” it was reported that 6 individuals have been charged with malicious mischief for the destruction of a natural meadow near Wenatchee, Wa.
WENATCHEE — One night of destructive fun has altered the course of nature in a peaceful meadow south of the city and left six off-road truck drivers mired in legal trouble.
It reports that underground springs were opened and irrigation piping that feeds many of …

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DNR to hold Safety Summit for Off-Road Riders

DNR to hold Safety Summit for Off-Road Riders

DNR will be hosting a safety summit and a trail clean up.
Follow this link for more information DNR to Hold Safety Summit for Off-Road Riders
March 15th event at Straddleline ORV Park will feature free equipment inspections, safety tips, and classes
OLYMPIA – With warmer weather and longer hours of sunlight just around the corner, the State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will present an ORV Safety Summit. The free event will be held 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, March 15, …

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