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Old October 1st, 2009, 06:04 PM   #1
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Default Night ride on ORV trails

Is it legal to night ride on my quads on legal orv trails? Or is there a time frame to are only able to ride in? Im just wondering.
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I thought it was dusk, but I have been out inadvertently in the night before (did not make it to camp before dusk)

It is in the ORV manual you can download from the DNR website I think.
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Cool. Ill have to chech it out after work.
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If you read this right . As long as you have lights your OK

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Section 324.81133 http://www.legislature.mi.gov/(S(xyw...=mcl-324-81133
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NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION ACT (EXCERPT)
Act 451 of 1994


324.81133 Operation of ORV; prohibited acts.
Sec. 81133.

A person shall not operate an ORV:

(a) At a rate of speed greater than is reasonable and proper, or in a careless manner having due regard for conditions then existing.

(b) Unless the person and any passenger in or on the vehicle is wearing on his or her head a crash helmet and protective eyewear approved by the United States department of transportation. This subdivision does not apply if the vehicle is equipped with a roof that meets or exceeds standards for a crash helmet and the operator and each passenger is wearing a properly adjusted and fastened safety belt.

{{{(c) During the hours of 1/2 hour after sunset to 1/2 hour before sunrise without displaying a lighted headlight and lighted taillight. The requirements of this subdivision are in addition to any applicable requirements of section 81131(8).}}}}}}

(d) Unless equipped with a braking system that may be operated by hand or foot, capable of producing deceleration at 14 feet per second on level ground at a speed of 20 miles per hour; a brake light, brighter than the taillight, visible when the brake is activated to the rear of the vehicle when the vehicle is operated during the hours of 1/2 hour after sunset and 1/2 hour before sunrise; and a throttle so designed that when the pressure used to advance the throttle is removed, the engine speed will immediately and automatically return to idle.

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