18 Rd. Open OHV Area
Season Dates: Year round     

Fees:  None

Site Overview: This 400 acre parcel is part of the North Fruita Desert Special Recreation Management Area and contains multiple small hills which are ideal for learning and practicing skills on motorized off-highway vehicles (OHVs). Other designated OHV trails outside of the open area can be accessed from here as well.

Brochures: North Fruita Desert

Directions: Exit Interstate 70 at Fruita (Exit 19). Head north on Cherry Street and take the first right onto Aspen Avenue. Go through the roundabout and continue on Aspen to Maple Street. Take a left on Maple Street and travel north for approximately 3.6 miles (Maple turns into 17.5 Road.) Take a right on N.3 road and then a left on 18 Road. Travel approximately three miles north on 18 Road until you reach the OHV Open Area on the right.  

Contact Information: Grand Junction Field Office 970-244-3000

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