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Off Highway Vehicle Trials

Harrison Pass and Corral Creek

offhighwayMultiple trails at the top of Harrison Pass (7,247 feet) for all levels of riding. Summits overlook sweeping vistas of the Ruby Valley and Ruby Lake National Wildlife Refuge.

Distance from Elko: 42 miles (67.2 km)
Skill Level: All
Services: None available, limited services available in Jiggs (5 miles • 8.35 km)
Map: #1 on Map

Spruce Mountain

Expect spectacular mountain views from any location along the Spruce Mountain ridge, just east of Clover Valley. Climb through the white fir forest and mountain mahogany, explore the remnants of old mining towns and experience plenty of memorable riding. Spruce Mountain is approximately one hour east of Elko and will serve any skills of the riders who choose to venture there. Please respect the traces of America's past while visiting the Spruce Mountain area.

Distance from Elko: 87 miles (145.3 km)
Skill Level: All
Services: All services in Wells 37 miles (61.8 km)
Map: #2 on Map

Stag Mountain, Charleston And Jarbidge

Explore one of the most remote areas in Northern Nevada. The Jarbidge Mountains form a diamond shape, with eight of their peaks over 10,000 feet. Stag Mountain is a day trip. Charleston and Jarbidge require overnight camping.

Distance from Elko: 40 miles (64.4 km)
Skill Level: All
Services: None available; all services available in Elko
Map: #3 on Map

School and Sherman Creek

Historically ranching country, the trails around School and Sherman Creek provide plenty of wildlife viewing and scenic meadows.

Distance from Elko: 65 miles (104.7 km)
Skill Level: All
Services: None available; limited services available in Jiggs (28 miles / 45 km)
Map: #4 on Map

Merritt Mountain

Located north of Elko and east of Wildhorse Reservoir. Rich in historic mining culture as well as beautiful scenery and abundant wildlife. Near the ghost town of Patsville and Rio Tinto.

Distance from Elko: 85 Miles (138 km)
Skill Level: All
Services: All services available in Elko
Map: #5 on Map