Renz Property, San Jose, San Benito County, Hollister Hills Recreation Area, Holister Hills
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This is a state operated recreation area designed specifically for OHVs. The area offers a wide variety of banked, one-way, rated trails and plenty of shaded parking. If you pay attention you can see wild turkeys and wild boars on the trail.
The Lower Ranch staging area consists of about 65 miles of trails for ATVs and motorcycles, and a number of MX tracks. The Upper Ranch staging area has about 25 miles of wider trails, and can be reserved for special events and private gatherings up to 300 people. Area 5 is for use only by buggies and 4x4 vehicles.
An onsite store called Faultline Powersports sells snacks, parts and gear. Rider traffic is heavy on weekends, particularly on the main roads. The park is heavily patrolled and rangers at the gate often check noise levels, check for spark arrestors, and verify OHMVR stickers.
AMP Memorial Day Weekend Motocross Race A motocross race is scheduled for May 25-27. GFI membership is required and is $35/year or $5/day. For class structure and fees check the AMP website or call (209) 656-9682.
7th Annual Six Hours of Hollister Endurance Race! A race is scheduled for Saturday, June 1 and will be held at the GP Track/Upper Ranch. For event details call (408) 629-2074 or (831) 637-9741.
Garrahan Off-Road Training Tuesdays An offroad motorcycle training class is scheduled for Tuesday, May 28 at the Lower Ranch - Vintage Track and Trails. For more information e-mail email@example.com.