News ATV’s not allowed on snowmobile trails SHARE ON: Sue Black, staff Thursday, Feb. 6th, 2014 Bancroft OPP wants to remind ATV owners that they are not allowed on the snowmobile trails. To ensure the safety of all snowmobilers, local police have been conducting regular snowmobile patrols and R.I.D.E. checks on the trails. Last weekend 5 ATV operators were charged with trespassing. Once the Ontario Federation take ownership of the trails to maintain and groom them for snowmobile use, ATV’s are not allowed on them.