Upcoming ATV Safety Course

Posted on March 28th, 2019 in Offroad News

March 28, 2019 – Townsend, Wisc. – The Red Arrow Snowmobile/ATV Club and the Hidden Bear Trail ATV Club are sponsoring a Wisconsin DNR certified ATV Safety Course.  The course will be held at the Townsend Town Hall Municipal Building, 17937 Front Street, Townsend WI (corner of Elm and Hwy 32).  Class meets Saturday, April 27th from noon to 4:00 PM and Sunday, April 28th from noon to 3:00 PM. 

Everyone is welcome to attend the course with a recommended minimum age of 11-1/2.   Anyone born after January 1, 1988 and at least 12 years old must have ATV certification to operate on public areas.  Those students who have not reached the age of 12 may not use their certificate to operate alone until they turn 12 years of age.  Parents and adults are encouraged to enroll and participate.  Fees for the course are $10.00 per student.  Fee is waived if you, parents or grandparents are members of either club.

Students successfully completing the course will receive ATV safety graduate certificates.  It is important to note that students must attend both sessions.  There is no actual ATV operation in the class. 

Register online and also obtain a DNR customer number at https://gowild.wi.gov/  or a customer number can also be obtained at DNR service outlets or 1-888-936-7463.  

Class size is limited.  Students with special needs will need to contact the instructor at least two weeks in advance to request special accommodations.  For information, please contact Larry Westphal at 920-912-3689 or Lw56trailz@gmail.com.

You can find out more about Red Arrow activities by visiting our website at redarrowtownsend.com or visiting our Facebook page at RAhavingfun.  Hidden Bear Bear Trail ATV Club information can be found at hiddenbeartrailatvclub.com .  Come ride with us and enjoy our trails. We are right in the middle of well over 1000 miles of fully interconnected ATV/UTV trails.

 

Leave a Reply