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these links are very usefull for you and will answer most of your questions.
The trails out here are marked for trail use MOST of the time.
a permit as of right now is not enforced on liscenced vehicles ...however it is a gray area and could be a ticket in the future. I plan to go ahead and get one at the end of the month. 25.25 at the forest service.they are good from march31 to april1
Consider getting a 2012 OHV sticker for your vehicle. There is differing opinions on whether full size vehicles need these to drive on the 4WD roads. Here is the definition;
(3) "Off-highway vehicle" means any self-propelled vehicle which is designed to travel on wheels or tracks in contact with the ground, which is designed primarily for use off of the public highways, and which is generally and commonly used to transport persons for recreational purposes.
And yes they are patrolled at times.