Open desert, dry lake beds, some sand dunes & extreme rock
crawling trails. If you are looking for strictly sand dune riding, Johnson
Valley is not your spot. Paddle tires are not recommended because the areas of
sand dunes cannot be reached directly from your camping area. Johnson Valley
offers dry lake beds and lots of trails so bring your dirt tires.
Johnson Valley, California is being
considered for requisition to expand the United States Marine Corps training
facilities, which would effectively eliminate public access to Johnson Valley's
unrivaled OHV Mecca.
Johnson Valley OHV Area
From Barstow, CA take Hwy 247 (Barstow Rd.) south towards
At the intersection of Hwy 18, stay on Hwy 247 (now Old Woman Springs Rd.)
Enter the Johnson Valley OHV area by taking a left on Camp
Rock Rd., Bessemer Mine Rd. or Boone Rd.
Map - Vicinity of Hwy 247, Camp Rock Rd., Bessemer Mine Rd. & Boone
Hwy 247 and Boone Rd. Turnoff
- 34°22'7.32"N, 116°32'44.51"W
Means Dry Lake - Google Maps