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Colorado Off Highway Vehicle Coalition
Protecting Your Motorized Access to Public Lands
Since 1987
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Who is COHVCO?

The mission of the Colorado Off-Highway Vehicle Coalition (COHVCO) is to represent, assist, educate, and empower OHV recreationists in the protection and promotion of off-highway motorized recreation throughout Colorado. COHVCO is an environmental organization that advocates and promotes the responsible use and conservation of our public lands and natural resources to preserve their aesthetic and recreational qualities for future generations.

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The COHVCO Advocate

August 31, 2017

Read letters from COHVCO officers, a summary of recent wins, and reports of other happenings in the OHV community.

E-Newsletter  PDF

Issues at a Glance

March 9, 2017

This section is designed to highlight various issues where COHVCO,TPA, CSA and their partners and local clubs are defending public access to public lands. This glance at the issues is not an exhaustive list of the issues we are involved with, but rather is highlighting issues of statewide importance or interest. Many local issues have been favorably resolved with recent efforts but are not listed here due to space limitations. We have identified the user groups most directly impacted by each issue with a logo next to each issue.

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COHVCO News Release

February 20, 2017

Study shows OHV recreation contributes $2.3 billion annually to Colorado economy.


Economic Contribution of
Off-Highway Vehicle Recreation in Colorado

December 6, 2016

Colorado offers unique opportunities for motorized recreation throughout much of the state. As such, the sport and industry of motorized recreation has increased in popularity in Colorado, both for residents and non-residents. Pinyon Environmental Inc. evaluated the economic contribution of motorized recreation throughout Colorado for the 2014–2015 season.

Executive Summary  Full Report

New Club Insurance Legislation

A new bill HB 17-100 is in the works, which will significantly reduce or eliminate the insurance requirements for OHV clubs working with OHV grant funds. The legislation was approved in the Colorado Senate in February 2017 and is now making its way through the Colorado House.


Book Available Online!

The National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council (NOHVCC) has a book available:

Great Trails

Great Trails

The definitive guide for the planning, designing, constructing, managing and maintaining Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) trails.

You can download a Free electronic version, or purchase a hard copy for just $30.00.

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COHVCO is a strong voice for motorized recreation, JOIN NOW now to be a part of it! You can also DOWNLOAD THE FORM to mail.

Membership in COHVCO gives you the advantage of staying current on issues that really affect your access to public lands and will often give you the opportunity to let your individual voice be heard.

Don't ride the fence - we need you NOW!

If you are a current member of COHVCO and need to renew, please login and click the renewal button at the top right corner of the page.

Donate to SOS

Donate to SOS and display the sticker proudly on you off road vehicle and post a picture on COHVCO's Facebook page.

Help us save our sport!

Save Our Sport

More information on the 2018 program coming soon!

Volunteers Needed!

COHVCO is looking for committed individuals to help throughout the year to enhance the work of the COHVCO Board of Directors. Specifically, the Board is in immediate need of a Secretary to the Board. Additionally, there is always a need for volunteers to help with the COHVCO News, website, raffle operations, and so much more.

If you are interested in helping with any of COHVCO's projects please contact Jerry Abboud via email,

Thanks in advance for your help!

COHVCO is on Facebook


Check out the COHVCO Facebook page and see the latest posts and discussions!

COHVCO Partners & Supporters

COHVCO has a strong relationship with Federal, State, and OHV community organizations. Check out all of our Member Clubs and Member Businesses too!


Federal & State Partners

COHVCO Founders





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