The Lakebed is Closed!

Please help preserve the playa's surface by not riding on the lakebed when wet! 



2020 California OHV Grants Open for Public Review

The Friends of El Mirage is inviting the public to comment on its preliminary grant application to the California State Parks Off-Highway Motor Vehicle (OHMVR) Division to help manage off-highway vehicle recreation opportunities on public lands.

This year’s grant applications include funding requested for a Ground Operations, Restoration, and Education & Safety projects.

The preliminary application is available on the OHMVR Division’s Website at for review and comment from Tuesday March 3, 2020 to May 4, 2020. The division’s website provides detailed instructions for accessing the preliminary application submitting comments.  Applicant names are found in the General Application Requirements under item 3.

The OLGA (Online Grants Application) database allows the public to read preliminary applications in a centralized location and the Grants and Cooperative program allows for a public review and comment period.

This article will run from March 3, 2020 to May 4, 2020 to allow for public comments.

Quad Training Available at El Mirage!

Quad Training classes are being offered free of charge to all children aged 6-17 yrs old.

Classes will take place the 2nd Saturday of every month.

For more information contact Nicole at 760-983-9471 or visit