Temporary closure and restrictions of public lands announced for UTV World Championship races

LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. – The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Lake Havasu Field Office announces the temporary closure and restriction of selected public lands for the 2021 Mad Media UTV World Championship races in Standard Wash Off-Highway Vehicle Open Area in Mohave County. The temporary closure takes effect at 11:59pm October 13 through 11:59pm October 16, 2021, and the temporary restrictions from 6 a.m. October 13 through 11:59pm October 17, 2021.

Access to public lands in and around the event will be temporarily closed, restricted, or designated as spectator areas. Restricted and closed areas will be marked at key access points with signage, fencing, or barriers. Maps and information regarding both closures and impacted restricted areas are attached. Copies of the maps are also available at the Lake Havasu Field Office, 1785 Kiowa Ave., Lake Havasu City, Arizona.

For further information, contact the Lake Havasu Field Office 928-505-1200.

The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land located primarily in 12 western states, including Alaska, on behalf of the American people. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. Our mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.

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Rodney Crum, Public Affairs Specialist