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For years, ATVs have dominated the market for getting hunters to remote places. But recent local sales indicate that many off-road enthusiasts are turning to UTVs. (THOMAS CLOUSE PHOTOS)

Forest Service opening routes for WATVs

PUBLIC LANDS -- Several routes for wheeled ATVs (WATVs) will open on Friday, June 26, across the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest. WATVs are different from ATVs in that they are designed or modified for on-road use according to regulations set by Washington House Bill 1632 of...

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A slimmed-down utility-terrain vehicle, left, is same width as the ATV at right.

Idaho mine claim owners sue over forest access 

PUBLIC LANDS — Several Idaho mining claim owners have sued the federal government, joining a push to expand motorized access in the West’s backcountry using a Civil War-era law governing travel across public lands, according to the Associated Press. The lawsuit, filed Friday in U.S....

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The 2013 Washington Legislature made it easier for counties to approve use of ATVs on county roads. (Associated Press)

Okanogan County sued for opening roads to ATVs 

OHVs -- Two conservation groups have sued to block the opening of nearly all of Okanogan County’s roads to ATVs, according to the Wenatchee World. Conservation Northwest and the Methow Valley Citizens Council sued Wednesday in Okanogan County Superior Court seeking an injunction prohibiting the...

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Woman injured in ATV crash sues Forest Service 

PUBLIC LANDS -- Here's a possible precedent setter that could be costly in the long run... An eastern Idaho woman is suing the federal government for an injury she sustained in 2011 when her all-terrain vehicle rolled down a hill located in the Caribou-Targhee National...

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