|State Laws: |
State Agency that Regulates ATVs: Department of Natural Resources. View their Web Site: www.dnr.state.oh.us
- All riders (passengers and operator) must wear a helmet and eye protection while on state forest riding areas.
- All ATVs must be titled and registered, renewing registration once every 3 years.
- To operate an ATV on public lands, one must have a driver's license or motorcycle endorsement; the Department of Natural Resources may permit a person at least 12 to operate on Department land if accompanied by a parent.
- No one under 16 may operate an ATV unless on land owned by a parent or accompanied by an adult 18 or older.
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Legislation: To view Ohio's state ATV laws, click here