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 Texas Off Highway Vehicle Program (OHV)

Where to Ride OHVs in Texas

Below are OHV venues located on public lands in Texas where OHV recreation is allowed and the Texas OHV decal is required to trail ride.

Riding Locations

  • Bridgeport Northwest OHV Park
    2914 Hwy 101
    Bridgeport, TX 76426
    940-683-3480 (M-F)
    940-683-3685 (Weekends)
  • Emma Long City Park
    (Motorcycles only)
    Austin/Travis County
    1706 City Park Road
    Austin, TX 78730
  • Lake Mackenzie Recreation Area
    (ATV's & Motorcycles only)
    Silverton/Briscoe County
    139 South Mackenzie Road
    Silverton, TX 79257
  • McClellan National Grassland
    (ATV's & Motorcycles only)
    Pampa/Gray County
    Black Kettle Ranger Disctrict
    Route 1 Box 55B
    Cheyenne, OK 73628
  • Barnwell Mountain Recreational Area
    (ATV's, Motorcycles & Full Size OHV's)
    Gilmer/Upshur County
    6284 State Highway 155 North
    Gilmer, TX 75645
  • Eisenhower State Park
    (10 acre ATV and Mini Bike Trails)
    Denison/Lake Texoma/Grayson County
    50 Park Road 20
    Denison, TX 75020-4878
  • Navigable Rivers
    (ATV's, Motorcycles, Full Size OHV's, Dune Buggies & Sand Rails)
    1. Canadian River
      Oldham, Potter, Hutchinson, Roberts, & Hemphill counties
    2. Prairie Dog Town Fork of the Red River
      Armstrong, Briscoe, Hall, & Childress counties
    Texas Off Roaders Association (TORA)
    Scott Slater, President
    Route 1 Box 3-16
    Fritch, TX 79036
  • San Felipe Park
    (Dune Buggies, ATV's & Motorcycles)
    Fabens/El Paso County
  • Trophy Club Park at Grapevine Lake
    (ATV's & Motorcycles only)
    Trophy Club/Denton County
    100 Municipal Drive
    Trophy Club, TX 76262
  • Lake Meredith National Recreation Area
    Moore & Potter counties
    1. Blue Creek OHV Area
      (ATV's, Motorcycles, Full Size OHV's, Dune Buggies & Sand Rails)
    2. Rosita OHV Area
      (ATV's, Motorcycles, Full Size OHV's, Dune Buggies & Sand Rails)
    Lake Meredith National Recreation Area
    PO Box 1460
    Fritch, TX 79036
  • Sam Houston National Forest ¹
    (ATV's & Motorcycles only)
    Montgomery/Walker & Grimes counties
    Sam Houston Ranger District
    394 FM 1375 West
    New Waverly, TX 77358

¹ Motorized use on the National Forests & Grasslands in Texas is allowed only on designated roads, or trails, as shown on the Motor Vehicle Use Map (MVUM). The MVUM is available on the website or by calling the appropriate District Office (Supervisors Office is 936-639-8501). Only street legal vehicles are allowed on roads. The only motorized trail (for ATVs and motorcycles) is the 85-mile Sam Houston Multiple-Use Trail. Cross-country motorized use, for any reason including game retrieval is not allowed.


Please Note: Including an OHV venue on this list DOES NOT constitute legal OHV access to an area if legal access for OHV recreation does not currently exist. Contact the venue operators to determine if an area is currently open to OHV recreation. This list is subject to change at any time as revisions are needed.


Texas OHV Program Mission Statement:

The Texas Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) Program was created to provide family-oriented OHV trail riding opportunities which are safer and will serve as a positive force for conservation of the natural and cultural resources of Texas.

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