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Always follow the rules for safe and ethical operation.

Hunter on an ATV
  • Wear a helmet approved by the Department of Transportation.
  • Wear protective clothing, including goggles, gloves, and boots.
  • Only ride an ATV that fits you as specified in New Mexico state laws.
  • Carry firearms unloaded, cased, and on a proper gun rack.
  • When using the plastic scabbard mounted on an ATV, clear the inside of the scabbard of debris and check your firearm's muzzle for obstructions.
  • Stay on roads and trails open to ATV use.
  • Don't drive over crops or planted fields.
  • Never shoot from an ATV.
  • Use ATVs only to get to the hunting area or to haul an animal from the woods.
  • Retrieve your game outside of prime hunting hours.