Courtesy of Hollister Hills State Vehicular Recreation Area:
Hollister Hills State Vehicular Recreation Area is offering a series of safety clinics with guest speakers in March.
The following is information on the clinics covering each recreational opportunity found at the park:
Eat Dirt Safety Clinic -Special Speaker Series, Hollister Hills SVRA
Each Saturday in March, guest presenters will offer safety clinics for a variety recreational opportunities found at Hollister Hills SVRA.
Cost: Clinics are free; park day use fee is $5
Questions: (831) 636-2065 or Hollister.Hills@parks.ca.gov
Sat. March 7 – Ethan Moorhead, Global PR Coordinator & Equipment Lead for Specialized Mountain Bikes
Location: Hollister Hills Off-Road Association Training Building (the blue building) located in the day use area of the Lower Ranch.
Topic: Mountain biking safety and sharing multi-use trails. Ethan is also talking about the latest models of Specialized bicycles.
Sat. March 14 – Hollister Hills SVRA Park Ranger
Location: School House in the Upper Ranch
Topic: How to prepare for a family outing with a 4×4. What safety equipment should be on the 4×4, basic 4×4 trail safety, trail etiquette and trail conservation.
Sat. March 21 – John Ortiz from Faultline Powersports
Location: park store (Faultline) located in Lodge Campground in the Lower Ranch
Topic: Motorcycle maintenance and care
Sat. March 28 – Mounted Horse Patrol Volunteer from the Pine Ridge Association
Location: Mudstone Ranch
Time: 10am-11amTopic: How to prepare for a trail ride on a multi-use trail (trail etiquette and trail conservation), best riding seasons for a horse trail ride, rules and guidelines for equestrians, and what you will need to bring for your horse for a trail ride for care of the horse (horse and rider safety and preparedness).