Show Me Rides

Looking for new trails to ride?  Are you new to off-highway vehicle scene in Arizona? Have you recently purchased an ATV, UTV, or dirt  bike and want to know where to ride? The Arizona Off-Highway Vehicle Ambassadors are offering a chance for  you to come out, meet us and get to know some new riding areas. This free “Show Me” type experience will introduce you to the area by reviewing maps, explaining the types of trails   available in the area, review proper riding etiquette/safety information, and   taking a ride around the area with the OHV Ambassadors and their decades of   experience. These rides are open to users of all skill levels, riding   abilities, and riding knowledge. Bring  your ATV, UTV, Dirt Bike or 4x4 off-highway vehicle and be ready to hit the   trail.  There is no need to sign up but we recommend arriving at the staging are listed at least 30 minutes prior to the ride start time.

Our 2018 and 2019 Confirmed Schedule is below.  Check back often as we are constantly add new rides.

2018 Show Me Rides

Saturday, October 20th, 2018 – 9:30AM - Boulders OHV Area

Take SR74 (Carefree Highway) West from I-17 past Lake Pleasant to milepost 11.5. Turn North onto well graded dirt road for approximately 1 mile. The OHV Ambassadors will meet you in the south end of the staging area at the 3-panel kiosk. 

Vehicle Types:  ATV, UTV, Dirt Bikes

Saturday, November 3rd, 2018 – 9:00AM - Jackass Flats

Drive west on SR74 Carefree Hwy toward Wickenburg, turn north on Castle Hot Springs Rd near mile marker 2 for approximately 1.5 miles to the parking area on your right. Alternative parking is available at 2.0 miles and 2.3 miles. Note: A State Land Permit is required to park in this get your state land permit visit: 

 Vehicle Types:  ATV, UTV, Dirt Bikes 

Sunday, November 18th, 2018 – 9:30AM - Bumble Bee

Directions to Bumble Bee staging area: From I-17, north of Black Canyon City, take exit 248. Cross over the interstate on frontage road. Follow the winding pavement downhill until it turns to dirt. Continue north 0.7miles to the staging area kiosk board on the left. Ambassadors will meet you at the single panel kiosk board.

 Vehicle Types:  ATV, UTV, Dirt Bikes  

Sunday December 2rd, 2018 – 10:00AM - Vulture Mountains

From the intersection of US60 and Gates Road in Morristown head west just past the railroad tracks. There is parking on the left and the right side of Gates road just past the railroad tracks.

 Vehicle Types:  ATV, UTV, Dirt Bikes  

Saturday December 15th, 2018 – 9:30AM - Table Mesa

Little Pan Staging Areas   - Take the Table Mesa Road Exit on I-17 just north of New River, turn west and then take frontage road North.  Follow Table Mesa Road staying right at the  first two forks. Take a left at the   third fork and follow to the staging area. Staging area is approximately 4 miles west from I17. Ambassadors will meet you at the main kiosk  near the rest room.

 Vehicle Types:  ATV, UTV, Dirt Bikes 

2019 Show Me Rides

Saturday, January 19th, 2019 – 10:00am - Lake Pleasant

Driving west on SR74 Carefree Hwy, turn north on Castle Hot Springs Rd toward Lake Pleasant at mile marker 17.5. Follow Castle Hot Springs Road to the end of the pavement. Continue on dirt 3 miles and turn right at Cow Creek Rd. Drive 2 miles on Cow Creek Rd to the kiosk board on the right.

Vehicle Types:  ATV, UTV, Dirt Bikes 

Saturday, February 9th, 2019 9:00AM - Kofa Area

Follow I-10 west to Hovatter Road, Exit #53. Head south on Hovatter Road for approximately .25 miles to large vacant lot on the west side of the road just before the canal. GPS Coordinates: 33 36.124, 113 37.340.  There will be RV camping available for those interested at approximately 1.3 miles south of the staging area. 

Vehicle Types:  ATV, UTV, Dirt Bikes  

Saturday April 20th, 2019 9:30AM - West Sedona

West Sedona, AZ - from I-17 near Camp Verde take exit #287 for AZ-260 towards Cottonwood. Continue on AZ-260 west for 12.4 miles to AZ-89A North. Follow AZ-89 North for 8.9 Miles to Forest Road 525 (also known as Angel Valley Rd.) on the west side of 89A. Take Forest Road 525 for approximately .3 miles to staging area on your left. The Ambassadors will meet you in the staging area. 


Vehicle Types:  All 4WD, ATV, UTV, Dirt Bikes 

Saturday May 4th, 2019 9:30AM - Stoneman Lake

Follow I-17 North to Stoneman Lake Rd (exit 306). Follow Stoneman Lake Road east for approximately 8.5 miles to the T-Intersection. Turn right on forest road 213 and the staging area will be on the right.

Vehicle Types:  ATV, UTV, Dirt Bikes  

Saturday June 1st, 2019 9:30AM - Big Lake

Staging area to be posted on/about May 1st.  Check back here and/or follow us on Facebook at for the latest information. There will be RV camping available for those interested starting on 5/31/2018 through 6/3/2018. 

 Vehicle Types:  ATV, UTV, Dirt Bikes