Ride Texas

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

A Texas OHV decal can be purchased by calling the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department Customer Service Center (CSC). The CSC phone number is: 512-389-8917. The decal cost is $16.00 and can be paid for with a credit card. The decals are valid from September 1 to August 31 of the following year.


North Texas OHV Venues


Barnwell Mountain Recreational Area

(ATVs, Motorcycles, ROVs & Full Size OHV's)
Gilmer/Upshur County
6284 State Highway 155 North Gilmer, TX 75645

Eisenhower State Park

(ATVs and Motorcycles only)
Denison/Lake Texoma/Grayson County
50 Park Road 20
Denison, TX 75020-4878 

Northwest OHV Park

(ATVs, Motorcycles, ROVs and Full Sized OHVs)
Bridgeport/Wise County
2914 Hwy 101 
Bridgeport, TX 76426 
940-683-3480 (M-F) 
940-683-3685 (Weekends)

Trophy Club Park at Grapevine Lake

(ATVs & Motorcycles only)
Trophy Club/Denton County
100 Municipal Drive
Trophy Club, TX 76262 

Lake Buffalo OHV Area

(ATVs, Motorcycle, ROVs & Fill Sized OHVs)
City of Iowa Park/Wichita County

Navigable River on the Texas/Oklahoma Border

(ATVs, Motorcycle, ROVs & Fill Sized OHVs)
Red River
Bureau of Land Management Lands along the Texas side of the Red River
Clay, Wichita, & Wilbarger Counties
BLM Tulsa Field Office: 918-621-4400
BLM Moore Field Office: 405-794-9624

South/Central Texas OHV Venues

Mud Buddies ATV Park

(ATVs, Motorcycles & ROVs)
Near Hallettsville/Lavaca County
5541 County Road 450
Hallettsville, TX – 77964 

Buffalo Valley MX Park

(ATVs & Motorcycles)
Near Marion/Bexar County
3488 Pvt. Rd, FM 2538 
Marion, TX – 78124 

Emma Long City Park

(Motorcycles and Bicycles only)
Austin/Travis County
1706 City Park Road
Austin, TX 78730

Southeast Texas OHV Venues

Rio Bravo MX Park

(Motorcycles & ATVs)
Houston/Harris County
11610 North Lake Houston Parkway 
Houston, TX – 77044 

Sam Houston National Forest *

(ATV's & Motorcycles only)
Montgomery/Walker & Grimes Counties
Sam Houston Ranger District
394 FM 1375 West
New Waverly, TX 77358

*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 their 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 designated roads or trails, as shown on the Motor Vehicle Use Map (MVUM).

North West/Panhandle Texas OHV Venues

Childress ATV & MX Park

(ATVs, Motorcycles & ROVs)
Childress/Childress County
(ATVs, ROVs & Motorcycles)
White River Reservoir (just West of Spur, Texas)/Crosby County 
2880 FM 2794 
Spur, TX – 79370 

Buffalo Springs Lake OHV Area

(ATVs, Motorcycles & ROVs)
Lubbock County
9999 High Meadow Road
Lubbock, TX 79404

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 District
Route 1 Box 55B 
Cheyenne, OK 73628 

Lake Meredith National Recreation Area

Moore & Potter Counties 
Lake Meredith National Recreation Area
Fritch, TX 79036

  •          Blue Creek OHV Area 
    (ATV's, Motorcycles, ROVs, Full Size OHV's, Dune Buggies & Sand Rails)
  •          Rosita Flats OHV Area 
    (ATV's, Motorcycles, ROVs, Full Size OHV's, Dune Buggies & Sand Rails)

Navigable Rivers in the Panhandle

(ATV's, Motorcycles, Full Size OHV's, Dune Buggies & Sand Rails)
Texas Off Roaders Association (TORA)

  •          Canadian Area 
    Oldham, Potter, Hutchinson, Roberts, & Hemphill Counties
  •          Prairie Dog Town Fork of the Red River
    Armstrong, Briscoe, Hall, & Childress counties

West Texas OHV Venues

Escondido Draw Recreational Area

(ATVs, Motorcycles, ROVs & Full Size OHV's)
Near Ozona/Crockett County
3285 County Road 406 
Ozona, TX 75645 
Lat: 30°35'22.0" N 
Long: -101°34'19.4" W 

Moss Creek Lake ATV Park

(ATVs & Motorcycles)
Near Big Spring/Howard County
10,000 East Moss Lake Road
Big Spring, TX 79760 

Twin Buttes OHV Area

(ATVs, Motorcycles, and ROVs)
Near San Angelo/Tom Green County
Twin Buttes Marina Park Road 
San Angelo, TX 76904 

San Felipe Park

(Dune Buggies, ATV's & Motorcycles)
Near Fabens/El Paso County
San Felipe Road/CR 793
Fabens, TX 79838


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