Morrow-Grant County Off Highway Vehicle (OHV) Park

CAMPGROUND IS OPEN

 DEBIT & CREDIT CARDS FOR RESERVATIONS ONLY
wood, maps, wash rack, etc. require
cash, check or money order

NO ATM ON SITE

ON DEMAND REQUESTS for Hands Evaluations/Traning

must be paid by check, money order or cashiers check

TRAIL INFORMATION: as of 09/07/2017

Trails are open to Class I (quad), Class III (motorcycle), and Class IV (side x side) vehicles. Closed to Class II (jeep) vehicles. Vehicle Class information can be here      ORS 801.190 - 801.194.

Trails are dry and dusty, weather can change rapidly prepare for all conditions. Check with camp host upon arrival for any possible changes.

WEATHER INFORMATION: as of 09/07/2017

Smoke is in the area from fires in several states. Currently there are no fires in the immediate area of the park.

Weather patterns forecast updates from weatherforyou.com

Advisories - Fire Weather Warning - Air Quality Alert

Thursday, Sept. 07  -  Highs in the 80's with low's overnight in 50's;
Winds 0-20 MPH; Partly cloudy with smoke. Chance of precipitation - less than one tenth of an inch possible.
Friday, Sept. 08 -   Highs in the 80's during the day, and Lows in the 50's at night; Winds 0-15 MPH; Hazy with patchy smoke and isolated thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation 20%
Saturday, Sept. 09 - Highs 70's with overnight temptatures in the 50's, Winds 0-15 MPH; Partly cloudy with patchy smoke clouds.
Sunday, Sept. 10 - Highs 70's with overnight temptatures in the 50's, Winds 0-10 MPH; Partly cloudy with patchy smoke.
Monday, Sept. 11Highs in 80's overnight tempatures in the 50's; Winds 0-10 MPH; Partly cloudy with patchy smoke.
Tuesday, Sept. 12Highs in 80's overnight tempatures in the upper 50's; Winds 0-10 MPH; Partly cloudy with patchy smoke.

If riding prepare for ALL conditions as weather can and does change rapidly!

If traveling from the Morrow/Grant OHV Park to USFS Lands adjacent to the park please check with the Umatilla National Forest Service: Heppner Ranger District as riding regulations may differ.

Enjoy the trails and if you see a fire on the property other than in the campground please note the location and report to park personnel as soon as possible.

FIRE DANGER - EXTREME

                 

  • Campfires in DESIGNATED CAMPSITES/AREAS ONLY
    • Examples: Open fires, camp/cooking fires, charcoal fires/cooking, warming fires
  • Smoking is prohibited while traveing, except in vehicles on improved roads
  • Use of fireworks and blasting prohibited

 

THE LANDING LODGE

Open 10am-8pm Wed. - Friday, Saturday 8am-8pm, Sunday 8am-5pm
                             CLOSED MONDAYS & TUESDAY
Hours Subject to change - contact The Landing prior to arrival to verify
To make reservations for dining please contact The Landing at 541-969-3822

Barb, John Harris and crew will be returning to operate the dinning facility at the OHV Park. If you are traveling through the area stop in and have a snack or a meal. For specials visit their Facebook page to see some of the great items that are offered at The Landing Lodge.
The Landing does not have an ATM for cash.

IF YOU ARE SEEKING OHV PARK INFORMATION, WEATHER CONDITIONS OR CAMPSITE AVAILABILITY DO NOT CALL THE LANDING, YOU WILL BE REFEERED BACK TO PARKS OFFICE.

MUD PIT

The mud pit scheduled to be open for opening weekend. Please be courtious and cautious when using this area, as there are those that enjoy watching and taking pictures from the sidelines. Pit will be open from 8:00am until sunset, unless posted otherwise.

HELP REQUESTED

We at Morrow County Parks strive to give our guest a wounderful stay. We try to be conservative and spend our funds wisely at all times. We try to keep our cost as low as possible and for example our showers at the OHV Park are free, donations for use are at users own discretion.

Interested in being a volunteer or a camp host for a season. There are a variety of things at all of the parks one can help with. If interested please contact one of the park personnel.

OHV Park

Morrow-Grant County OHV Park is part of the Morrow County Parks system. That is approximately 9,000 acres with 2,000 acres belong to Grant County. This encompasses a portion of the recreational trail system which Morrow County manages with a Memorandum of Understanding between the two counties. Morrow County owns and manages the remaining trail system as well as the campground.

This park is would not have been possible without the public support from Morrow and Grant County,  funding assistance from Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD) and thousands of generously donated voluneer hours.  THANK YOU!

With the development of the park partner and relation-ships have been created with local businesses, volunteers, park guests and organizations such as; Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW), Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board (OWEB), United States National Forest Service (USFS). It is our hopes that we can continue to forge forward with these groups and continue to provide a place that everyone can enjoy now and in the future.

Things to do and see

This park offers camping with a variety of amenities.  Trails for All Terrain Vehicles (ATV), hiking, and biking vary in difficulty levels from easy/beginner to difficult/expert. Horseshoe pits, golf driving range, playground and fishing ponds provide additional recreation while in the area.Wildlife from large and small game to a vast variety of birds native to the area are in abundance throughout the area. The Rolling Hills Hunting Preserve offers a large variety of bird hunting packages and is locally owned and operated. The John Day River (26 miles) and Bull Prairie Reservoir (12 miles) both offer additional angling as well as rafting, floating, and boating opportunities.

Tags:

OHV Park Bulletins

Campfire Restrictions

Image: Campfires AllowedCAMPFIRES PERMITTED DESIGNATED AREAS ONLY

THIS MAY CHANGE AT ANY TIME please check with camphost at check-in to see if situation has changed as the web site may be out of date.

CAMPFIRES ALLOWED in DESIGNATED AREAS ONLY at Anson Wright Park, Cutsforth Park or OHV Park. NOTE: there are some campsites within these parks that campfires are NOT permitted. CHECK with camphost or reservation department for more infomration on the campsites affected.

With extreame fire conditions at an all time high, and fire crew resources at an all time low make sure that if you do have a fire it is DEAD OUT if not being attended. This includes night when you turn in for the day. If camp fires are left unattended you may be warned or even fined for leaving an unattended fire.

Morrow County Parks campfires are based off of the permits issued by the Oregon Department of Forestry and permission may change at any time dependant of weather and fire hazard conditions. Upon check-in with the camp host ask to see if still permitted.

 

Trail Map - Free

Looking for marked trail maps?

Maps can be purchased at the OHV Park from the camp host or by contacting the main officein Lexington at 541-989-8214.

Below is a link to the FREE Trail Map for the OHV Park. Please note this map does not include trail numbers or difficulty levels of the trails.

AttachmentSize
OHV_FREE_TRAIL_MAP_2012.pdf3.98 MB

Attention ATV Riders!

Photo: ATV ClassMorrow County has a ATV training and evaluation facility on site.

For training/evaluation information visit:

We currently have certified instructors available!

  • Improve Riding Skills
  • Build Confidence
  • Get Kids Started Right
  • Put you in touch with fellow ATV enthusiasts and ATV clubs near you.
  • Provide resources for Lifelong Learning and Safety Renewal
  • Learn how to Tread Lightly!

OHV Park Guestbook

We're glad you are here. We hope that you found our website and parks to be user-friendly and useful, and we love to hear feedback from our users on what you liked and what you’d like to see more of in the future. (Please stay tuned while we update the ability to sign our guestbook.)

We hope to see you real soon at one of our parks.

Apr. 20, 2016 from Jay Mahn

Great Park coming up again to do Volunteer work had lots of fun last year. Greg and Jerry made...

MORE
Nov. 2, 2015 from Terry Crowder

will be up late spring 2016 to ride quads on the trails

MORE
Oct. 16, 2015 from Ron Weber

We just spent the lat weekend riding in the park and had a great time but we lost one of our...

MORE
May. 17, 2015 from Jay Mahn

What a great facility. Myself and Rand and Jan barker recently volunteered there in late May. We...

MORE
Apr. 8, 2015 from Tim

Wish there was a map online of the OHV park boundary and trail details.

MORE
Oct. 27, 2014 from Burke O'Brien

We at Morrow County Parks strive to give our guest a wounderful stay. We try to be conservative...

MORE
Jun. 30, 2014 from Robin Cook

Morrow County OHV is unbelievable! I have been ridding here for about 10 years and it keeps...

MORE
May. 31, 2014 from Gregor Mitchell

Just checking. Hope to be out there this summer.

MORE
May. 13, 2014 from Tom Baker

I found this place when I was on a quad about in 2012 and have been back several times, it's...

MORE
Feb. 11, 2014 from Peter Pineda

Our family and friends come here every year for the last 4 yrs. Hate to tell people about the...

MORE
Jan. 10, 2014 from Mike & Brenda Coombs

Hi there,

I'm having a hard time navigating on your new web sight to find the web cam for...

MORE
Jan. 7, 2014 from Turner's Bunch

June 2013- Had a good time except for the weather it rained for most of our stay so we're...

MORE
Jul. 30, 2013 from Michael Brinkerhoff

Just returned home from another great week at the OHV Park! The facilities are great and the...

MORE
Nov. 15, 2012 from Gary and Mary Duncan

We just returned from a four day weekend at Morrow County OHV park where fellow riders from...

MORE
Aug. 12, 2012 from Danielle

Had a wonderful week in the OHV Park. Peaceful,wild life all around. BATHROOMS were TOP notch....

MORE
Mar. 22, 2012 from Don Kennedy

 When will the OHV Cam be back online? All of our riding crew often check this to see...

MORE
Aug. 15, 2011 from Baileys

Great job on the showers! It is so nice to be able for everyone in the group to take their...

MORE
Jun. 26, 2011 from The Salmon Family

The Salmon Family wants to extend a grateful “Well Done” to all who have help create...

MORE
Jun. 5, 2011 from Loran Ayles

Just wanted to write to once again comment on how great a park and facility the folks at Morrow...

MORE
May. 24, 2011 from DeMinimis

Thanks again to Morrow OHV staff and volunteers for another great weekend! The new showers...

MORE
May. 16, 2011 from Scott Glidewell

LOVE THE OHV PARK!!! Me my wife, daughter and son-in-law started coming to the OHV Park 5 years...

MORE

Morrow County Parks | Morrow County Public Works Department | 365 W. Hwy 74 | PO Box 428 | Lexington, Oregon 97839

Direct Line:  541-989-8214 | Phone: 541-989-9500 | Email: mcparks@co.morrow.or.us

Admin Login


Accessibility Statement - Morrow County Parks is committed to making its electronic and information technologies accessible to individuals with disabilities by meeting or exceeding the World Wide Web Consortium’s (W3C’s) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 Level AA and the Web Accessibility Initiative Accessible Rich Internet Applications Suite (WAI-ARIA) 1.0 for web content. We are currently in the process of upgrading our website to meet all requirements.

For more information on how to report an issue related to the accessibility or how to file a formal Section 504 or ADA (Title II) complaint about the accessibility of any content on our website, please see our full Accessibility Statement.

Anti-Discrimination Policy - It is a policy of Morrow County Parks that there will be no discrimination or harassment on the grounds of race, color, sex, marital status, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, or disability in any educational programs, activities or employment.