CarriageTowneNews.com, Kingston, NH

November 14, 2013

OHRV Safety Course


Carriage Towne News

---- — CONCORD — The Kingston Area Off Highway Recreation Vehicle (OHRV) Snowmobile Safety Education Course begins Sat., December 7 and Sun., December 8 (two separate classes) and will be held from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the Kingston Town Library, 2 Library Lane. The sponsor of this program is the Southern New Hampshire Trail Blazers and the Kingston Police Department. Please arrive early for sign in.

In New Hampshire OHRV operators aged 12 and older must possess a Safety Certificate or valid driver’s license. A Safety Certificate is issued upon successful completion of the OHRV Safety Course.

The OHRV Safety Education Course includes instruction in proper preparation and care of the vehicle, basic operation and safe riding techniques. Operator requirements are also discussed, such as appropriate clothing, what to bring with you, outdoor survival skills, and medical self-help. The OHRV Laws are reviewed as well as environmental considerations, landowner relations, and multiple use trail issues. A written exam will be required and a field test may be required.

For further details or to pre-register, contact Charles Malmsten at 603-642-5277, or contact the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department at 603-271-3129. There is no charge. Parents are encouraged to attend.