Even pick some up . The Miller Canyon OHV Staging Area is located just east of Silverwood Lake State Recreation Area on Forest Road 2N37 off Highway 138. A few sections are narrow with long drops on one or both sides and don’t leave much room for error. I wouldn’t advise taking a car up there, but it was by mistake. Once we got to the "gatekeeper", we opted to go left and tackle the Ridge Trail 2N17X. It’s shorter than the other two we have done, but it has the most gorgeous views! Johnson Valley OHV Area. Continue left ( the northern trail ) to stay on Pilot Rock. For a list of OHV opportunities, please reference the new Off-Highway Vehicle Adventure guide [PDF 3.5 MB]. The trail is OHV rated "Blue" on the signage, which is "More Difficult" but its an easy trail with 1 section that we paused at to pick a line. To place an order by mail, download a copy of the OHV Permit Order Form. January 22, 2019. nice trail. We headed east from there and did all of the optional offshoots. The fire road is very easy going except for one section ( See Photo 5 ) towards the end of the trail. Q: Are they open during weekdays and are they still open due to the fires that recently happened? With most of the steep inclines, you will come up to a blind turn so you can either: walk it up first before u drive it, drive it up and make an educated turn based on how much u can see OR look at a map of the trail in reference to where u are and see which way to trail continues. Ran this west to east (followed TrailsOffroad GPX). Didn’t feel comfortable about a section just past Pilot Rock so turned around. Definitely going to visit again. Miller Canyon staging are … Nestled within a shady, pine-oak forest, the new staging area provides direct access to 21 miles of OHV green sticker routes along 2N37, 2N36, 2N33, 2N17X and 2N34, as well as OHV Trail 3W14, which is for vehicles 50 inches … There’s a nice waterfall about 1/2 way for a lunch break. Last hill definitely intimidating but nothing difficult after getting off the rig and walking the line. JL Rubicon stock, JK Rubicon stock, JL Sahara sport and a Rodeo made it through fine tho the Rodeo had to air down . Group sites are as high as $300 per night. There is a serious cliff and an amazing view of the lake here. For individual use only, not to be shared. This campground includes toilets and showers. A right / south will take you on 2N36 which leads down the hill. Q: How long does it take to run the trail from lake Arrowhead to Silverwood? About 6 miles in, the snow was nicely tracked from vehicles that wore a good path. Whatever your skill level is this is a great trail to cruise with some great views and cool places to pull off and relax. Easy to Difficult depending on which route you want to go. Continue straight to stay on Pilot Rock. Pilot Rock OHV Staging Area (2N33) This 12.6-mile trail near Cedarpines Park is accessible year-round. I only did a couple of the easy offshoots that particular day. There's a good amount of water holes to drive through and the staging area is right before the trail. We did the Pilot Rock Truck Trail after coming off 2N17X where it meets 2N33. The rock path shown here is easily bypassed. Open as of 10/08/2020. Great trail to take for my first time off-roading. Took it west to east starting near Silverwood Lake. 3W14 is limited to vehicles less than 50" wide. The Trailhead is about 75 yards east of this location. We spent a little time playing on the harder lines before heading up into Lake Arrowhead. Turn left onto 173 and take for 2.4 miles and turn right just after the damn. OREGON OHV PROGRAM. I definitely recommend. Exiting 2N63 turn left on 138 and go to the east entrance to Cleghorn ridge (NFS 2N47) and run it east to west with as many or as little side routes as you like. Overall the Trail is pretty engaging with ups and downs from start to finish. Claudio Silva. Lots of good off shoots to try and had to put the CRV in the water at the end. Explore. https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/california/cleghorn-ridge-trail 16 attendees; Photos (13) See all. Internet Specials and Wholesale Corral View our Internet Specials and save some money on new, discontinued and/or overstock items. The Miller Canyon/Pilot Rock area is a popular Off -Highway Vehicle (OHV) riding area. Joseph R. Joseph R. and 1 other. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash. You definitely need to check this trail out. 2 wheel drive pickup would be fine IMO. Pilot Rock OHV Staging Area (2N33) Nick Svengali A. Bryan; Carly A. We did the trail in our full size Chevy and wanted to show what it … We mapped a few trails to the south and ended up going west on Pilot Rock from Miller Canyon, I missed the by-pass on the rough section just west of the Rock and wasn't comfortable continuing without an experienced spotter so we turned around. Nice & scenic trail! The main trail is easy for an high clearance 2WD, however many of the side trails require 4WD. Continue left ( the northern trail ) to stay on Pilot Rock. Thanks. Instead we are doing Pilot Rock Trail. It’s any easy trail with the opportunity to take more technical lines if desired. Trail is well kept. Off-Highway Vehicle Adventure Guide. Important Note: Non-street legal vehicles must exit 2N33 onto 3W14 just prior to waste treatment plant before State Highway 173. Silverwood Lake State Recreation Area: Atv Trails - See 94 traveler reviews, 88 candid photos, and great deals for Hesperia, CA, at Tripadvisor. Very cool road! This is the first intersection with the more difficult, parallel route. North Shore Campground has potable water and flush toilets. Fun time though and a locker helps tremendously! Ran this trail west to east. Great views. Pilot Rock OHV Trail is a 12.6 mile heavily trafficked point-to-point trail located near Cedarpines Park, California that features a lake and is rated as moderate. Meeting time is still 8am, at the staging are if that works for everyone? Good tire placement likely. Dirt and/or rocky road. Decent snow out there still. The trail can vary from easy to extremely difficult depending on what route you take. Showing results 1 - 90 of 141. https://www.fs.usda.gov/alerts/sbnf/alerts-notices, Temporary Closure. From Pilot Rock ( the actual rock ) at Waypoint 18, you will look out to see a panoramic view of the distant desert fading into the forest covered mountains. We went up the trail yesterday and had a lot of fun hitting some offshoots and looking at the views. This is the second intersection with the more difficult, parallel route. Pilot Rock Day Trip. Continue straight to stay on Pilot Rock. So much trash everywhere. The snow and mud were fun and hit some good puddles but nothing the Outback couldn’t handle! Pilot Rock Truck Trail is a long off-road mountain trail that runs from Silverwood Lake to Lake Arrowhead. The trails are mostly wide but hard packed forest roads with occasional loose chunk rock and some elevation changes, making this a good choice for jeeps or dual sport motorcycles. It’s perfect for beginners (like us lol) but have fun options to make it more difficult. william g. Mark K. Marcelo R. Antonio. Even if the gates are open, you can be fined if they choose to enforce this. Q: Do you guys have plans on reviewing 2N17X? Here is another intersection with the more difficult, parallel route. You can contact the company at (909) 382-2790. Pilot Rock OHV Road 2N33. This was our first time doing any type of wheeling and it was a blast! Starting Point: This road has beautiful views. We entered from the west or the Silverwood Lake end of the trail and you quickly come to overlooks with beautiful majestic views of the lake. Nice trail by itself but thinking of combining this with Cleghorn for a full day next time. Northshore Workcenter & Ohv Host Post Reconstruction & Development Project. Fun trail, especially combined with 2N17X and it's easy to keep going to Lake Arrowhead and head to areas such as Devil's Hole to finish off the day. For obvious reasons this was a problem, we got too far in to get back out and ended up doing the whole trail and ending up in Crestline. Fees are $23 per 1 vehicle for the night, however fees increase and a 3 night minimum is enforced on holiday weekends. It will be part of a future installment we have planned. It is easily passable just take it slow and use a spotter if needed and you'll be fine. Dispersed camping is available off Highway 173 near the east end of this trail, in Arrowhead. Thanks for the replies. https://www.trailsoffroad.com/trails/784-3n34-willow-creek-jeep-trail The Trailhead is about 75 yards east of this location. Continue to the right to stay on Pilot Rock. When they are gone they are gone The ride thru Millers Canyon is a scenic tree lined trail with water crossings all the way towards grass valley. If you stick to all the easy lines, maybe 1-2 hours. So many good views. I don’t plan on reviewing it, but another contribitor might. Cleghorn Ridge OHV Road: Highway 138 to I-15, Pacific Crest Trail: Silverwood Lake to Wagon Train Road. The Pilot Rock Trailhead is on the south side of the road and marked as Forest Road 2N33. We were 2 JK's; one stock with Wildpeak tires and one with 2" lift and KO2's. The Pilot Rock Truck Trail starts at the east side of Silverwood Lake in the San Bernardino Mountains in the San Bernardino National Forest. That also would put it at Pilot Rock Ridge Route 2N36 and then on to Pilot Rock 2N33 the main trail through the region. All problems aside, great day and we managed to drive down without ruining the car. Here is another intersection with the more difficult, parallel route. current OHV trailering site is approximately 2 acres in size between National Forest System (NFS) road 2N37 and the East fork of the West fork of the Mojave River (River), in Section 10 of Township 2 North, Range 4 West. Continue left ( the northern trail ) to stay on Pilot Rock. Continue straight to stay on Pilot Rock. Even many more then are identified in the original mapping. Pilot Rock OHV Staging Area (2N33) is located in Hesperia, California. 2N34 / Tunnel Road / Sawmill Road is on the right / south. Pilot Rock park benches provide a comfortable place to sit in a wide selection of styles and materials. (Includes CA trails information for ATV and motorcycle use) Home > California > Miller Canyon > Trail Map : Miller Canyon: Hesperia, CA Click icons to locate. 2N17X is a more difficult trail with steep climbs and narrow saddles. Continue straight to stay on Pilot Rock. I would put it somewhere in the 4-5 rating range. Pilot Rock OHV Trail is a 12.6 mile heavily trafficked point-to-point trail located near Cedarpines Park, California that features a lake and is rated as moderate. If Pilot Rock is not long enough for you, combine it with any or all of. Did about half the offchutes. Single sites are $35 per night. It was a little sketchy here and there but just went slow and took the easiest route the whole time- made it without any issues. Ruts and shelves and V notched sections are plentiful along the ridge. The hills are steep and occasionally narrow, the hardest part is the end hill climb back to PRTT. There are two staging areas: Pilot Rock Staging Area on the north side of the lake by the dam off the 173. Get the App. Went last week with a few friends the trail is still open. Pilot Rock is an awesome fireroad trail. The main trail is a simple dirt road. The beginning of the trail also has some great views of Silverwood as you go around. There are several routes to take that range from easy to difficult. If you still want more, turn left and head north for 1.2 miles to connect to. ), east of Silverwood Lake State Recreation Area off Highway 138. Forest Headquarters 602 S. Tippecanoe Ave. San Bernardino, CA 92408 (909) 382-2682 (Voice) (TDD/TTY dial (800) 735-2922) Barton Flats Visitor Center Turn right / north here to reach the rock. Great trail with some amazing views. But its a different ballgame when its totally wet, muddy or even icy. Did the more difficult leg of this trail (2N17x) back in March, definitely has some challenging rutted out hill climbs. Also, if you've previously ran the trail, what would you rate it? The more trail reviews you give and questions you help answer, those points start climbing pretty fast. ... Binns Hill Staging Area Hood River National Forest Hood River, Oregon 97000 . No off shoots taken during this ride, kept it nice and mellow. Had a blast! Having a small lift and off road tires will help your situation, having at least one locker will make your life way easier and less challenging. Pilot Rock Day Trip. ** See the Nonresident Permit Vendor List (PDF) list for purchasing information. This is only my 3rd overland venture so great trail for beginners! The Pilot Rock OHV Staging Area is a great place to air down and check out the view from the Cedar Spring Dam. Members (90) See all. Continue straight, across Grass Valley Creek. 2N17X intersects with Pilot Rock again at Waypoint 13. Nice views and on a Wednesday it’s relatively empty. The east half of the trail we did the optional routes and had a great time. XJ is locked in front and my Montero has the factory air locker in the rear. Entered at Silverwood dam and exited at Miller OHV staging area. Wouldn’t recommend 2wd unless you have significant weight over the wheels, serious tires and air down. Pilot Rock ends here at Highway 173. We came across a rattlesnake sunning in the road at the beginning of the trail. Miller Canyon OHV Road 2N37; Miller Canyon OHV Staging Area; Pilot Fuelbreak OHV Route 2N17X; Pilot Rock OHV Road 2N33; Pilot Rock Ridge OHV Road 2N36; Pinnacles OHV Staging Area; Plantation OHV Road 2N29Y; Rouse Ranch OHV Road 2N25; Skyline OHV Road 2N27Y; Willow Bypass OHV Road 3N34X; Lytle Creek - Cajon Pass Recreation Area This road travels 11.8 miles from the Cedar Springs Dam at Lake Silverwood to State Highway 173 just north of Lake Arrowhead. This washed-out area can get rocky, muddy, and mildly strenuous. Start at the Silverwood Dam and park at the Pilot Rock OHV Staging Area. I'm at a 3" lift, 33's" amd rear locker. You will pass through a narrow shelf road before the next waypoint. A little mud and snow, but nothing difficult. Olancha Dunes. BTW: Nice all day adventure starts with this route. I definitely want to try it during the day time too. All California Forest trails are temporarily closed due to fire or risk of fire. Made it to Pilot Rock, but didn’t get all the way up to the rock. The staging area is a quarter mile east of the user-created staging area on Forest Road 2N37 (Miller Canyon Rd. Will definitely try this trail again. No jeeps or 4x4 vehicles. This is where the dirt ends / pavement begins. Super excited to find this off roading place. Possibly the most scenic trail in San Bernardino county, Pilot Rock Truck Trail runs between Silver-wood Lake and the small mountain community of Lake Arrowhead. Got close for only having stock Cherokee Trailhawk. Trail was really fun! Surprisingly, I only crossed paths with 4 other trucks, a few OHV's and a couple quads. If you want to skip the path to Pilot rock, Continue to the left and skip to Waypoint 19. Pilot Rock has a bench for you and your space. Great trail to visit with a great view. Silverwood Lake State Recreation Area is near the west end of Pilot Rock Truck Trail and reservations can be made through Reserve America. The Miller Canyon/Pilot Rock area is a popular Off - Highway Vehicle (OHV) riding area … Some of these are not marked with signage, and some marked as "Open" and some have ratings of black diamond or "More Difficult". Nothing my AWD with 2" lift couldn't handle. It’s an easy trail even with little experience. Would definitely go back to do some off-roading in the Jeep. The fire trail is as easy as it gets. Offroad Staging area/Fishing A great place to unload motorcycle or other ohv's and head up pilot rock truck trail into the San Bernardino Mountains. Weather was on the most side with a light drizzle when we ran this trail. Pilot Rock OHV Staging Area (2N33) is working in Sports and recreation, Museums activities. This is a good spot to stop for lunch or just take in the view. Organizers. Was a very nice trail and lots of great views of Silver Wood Lake. Be careful around this turn.The trail loops around the edge of the ridge at this point. Was able to do some of the off shoots in my 20 Tacoma (TRD Off-road package). When you get to Hwy 138 turn right and go a little more than a mile turning right onto Burnt Mill Road (NFS 2N63 - it’s an easy route). Supplies are limited. A great way to escape the city and take in some great views. Fun trail fire road with off shoots which are the fun parts of the trail weekends get really busy, First time ever going off roading and really enjoyed myself. It’s not really a hard trail, but it’s steep, rutted and can put you off camber. Can be steep, but with good traction. Fun easy trail. From the sounds of it we may loose access to the entire area above Silverwood Lake. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash. Pilot Rock Conservation Camp #15 is given as the area the fire started and that would put it at Miller Canyon Rd 2N37/Miller Canyon OHV. This part of the Cleveland National Forest offers over 50+ miles of ATV trails, two nice campgrounds and some great views.The trails have a unique feel to them, with sharp turns, fast brush tunnels, and some sections of solid rock.The rock formations are popular with 4x4 off road enthusiasts. Miller Canyon Staging Area Various Trails Back track to Waypoint 17, then 16 to get back on the main trail and continue east. Ended up doing 2N17X about 3 weeks ago and I agree with both of your takes. The OHMVR Division Off-Highway Adventure Guide has been updated. Please. Very easy some technical off shoots if you want. [10/24/13] State Vehicular Recreation Areas (SVRAs) Bureau of Land Management OHV Areas; US Forest Service OHV Areas; Local Agency OHV Areas I never felt uncomfortable with the trail and there was plenty of rocks, off camber and rain ruts to have fun with. I was solo, so I opted to throw a bit of caution seeing the 1-2' depths on the North facing slopes and on the trail in the shade. Want to preface this with saying Apple Maps routed me here one day while trying to get to Silverwood Lake in a little Kia Optima. I can't wait to go back with some friends and try some of the alternate routes. The current OHV trailering site is approximately 2 acres in size between National Forest System (NFS) road 2N37 and the East fork of the West fork of the Mojave River (hereafter referred to as Mojave River), in Section 10 of Township 2 North, Range 4 West. View Kathy's Recording. Area Status: Open. Shop now. 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