OHV Guide – Azusa Canyon OHV Area


San Gabriel Canyon OHV Area offers up to 150 acres of diverse off-road opportunities. Water crossings, rocks, dirt roads and sand hills are some of the seasonally challenging experiences you will find. The assortment of physical terrain is unmatched anywhere in this area. Here you can truly enjoy the results of your California OHV funds at work.

San Gabriel OHV Entrance Station
Highway 39 (626) 910-1235 (recording) USDA – Forest Service

San Gabriel River Ranger District
110 N. Wabash Ave.
Glendora, CA 91741 (626) 335-1251


Southern California, between the 605 fwy and 57 fwy north of the 210 in the San Gabriel Valley. Take Azusa ave. north towards the mountains, up to the Morris reservoir or farther past the San Gabriel reservoir to the OHV area


GPS Positions

General Information:

Street Legal Vehicles are required to have 4 wheel drive to enter the OHV area, They are only allowed certain number of vehicles in the OHV area, so get there early if you want to get in on busy weekends

Alcoholic beverages are not permitted in the area, and all vehicles must meet local, State and Federal laws. Registration and spark arrestors are required, and all ATV riders must wear a helmet.

San Gabriel Canyon OHV area is only open on weekends and holidays. All visitors are required to be out of the area by sunset. Hours may vary due to changing weather conditions. This area may be closed at any time due to high river flow.

Hours: Summer 2018 through Labor Day

Open 8:00 – 4:30pm Saturday and Sundays 8:00am – 6:00pm

Fees are charged daily including holidays.

Primary vehicle – $8.00

Secondary vehicle (such as dirt bikes or ATV’s hauled on a trailer) – $5.00

The fees charged here are used by the Forest Service to maintain and improve this area.

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