This site is provided as a service to the citizens of New York 
by NYS Off-Highway Recreational Vehicle Assn., Inc. 

New York ATV Safety


Rider Training
Three R's
Other Resources
Contact Us


The C-29 Order information has been updated.







Other Resources




  • Clubs can be of assistance in finding legal riding areas and sometimes have a certified safety instructor on staff. For a list of New York ATV and dirt bike clubs, click here.
  • National 4-H Community ATV Safety Program:
    Click here for an alternative to the ATV Safety Institute program listed above, run through community groups.
  • New York State Snowmobile Association: for Snowmobile Safety Courses and Clubs.
  • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation: for information on use of Public Lands (except State Parks, see OPRHP below).
  • NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation: Snowmobile Safety Training and information on access to NYs Park Lands. (ATVs are prohibited from all OPRHP lands.)




The NEW YORK ATV SAFETY site has been provided as a public service for the benefit of ATV and off-highway motorcycle riders in New York, by NYSORVA, Inc., PO Box 2, Macedon, NY 14502. 
Updated 12/1/2006 . Originated 4/17/2000.