Persons under 8 years of age may not operate any snowmobile on public lands, roads, or trails in Utah.
Persons 8 to 15 years of age may operate a snowmobile on public property designated for snowmobile use only if they have a safety education certificate from Utah State Parks or their home state.
Persons 16 years of age and older may operate a snowmobile on public property designated for snowmobile use only if they have:
- A valid driver’s license or...
- An approved safety education certificate.
To obtain a Utah safety education certificate, the operator must successfully complete the Utah State Parks’ snowmobile safety education course.
For out-of-state permits, please visit the Utah DNR website for more information.