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ALTO-Shiloh Ridge-From Hwy 69 (1.6 miles north of Alto), go west on CR 2416. They are about 9 miles south of Rusk, and have various fees for riding. 800-432-3965.
BRIDGEPORT-Twin Hills Cycle Ranch-From Dallas, take 635 west past D/FW airport to 121 south. Take the Hwy. 114 Bridgeport exit. Stay on 114 west, then turn left onto 380. Turn right onto CR 1658 and go 5 miles. Twin Hills Store will be on your right just past the lake and dam.
BONHAM-Red River ATV Trails. Weekends, 400 acres near TX/OK border. Fee. 903-583-2288
BOWIE-Gotcha Park. http://www.gotchapark.com/ Fee. 940-531-2309
BULCHER-Red River Cycle Ranch-From Dallas, take I-35 north; in Gainesville, exit Hwy 82 west toward Muenster. Turn right at the first red light in Muenster, go 12 miles, the ranch is on the right (green pipe fence), enter, drive 100', sign sheet, pay fee.
DENISON-Eisenhower State Park-10 acres-From Dallas, take US 75 north, take exit #72 to Hwy 91 N to Denison Dam to FM 1310 W and traveling 1.8 miles to Park Road 20 entrance. (50 Park Rd. 20, 930-465-1956)
DENTON-US Army Corps of Engineers-From the Hwy 380 & 377 interchange, take 380 west 2.9 miles. Turn left on a small street that has a "This is not a through street" sign and a BBQ sign (opposite Trinity Drive to the north). Go 1 mile, it's on the left. Free.
GILMER-From Gilmer turn east onto Hwy 155 North (this is a stoplight). Go approx. 5 miles to the Picnic Area - at about 4 miles out you will see a small blue sign on your right "Picnic Area 1 Mile". You have to watch for the turn off because it is at the crest of the hill and you will miss it if you are not paying attention. There is a big blue sign that says "Barnwell Mountain Recreational Area", but it is directly across the Hwy from the entrance. Turn into the picnic area and follow around to the BMRA gate. Fee. Reported as very family oriented. 903-797-4066. Website
GRAPEVINE-Trophy Club (formerly Marshall Creek Park)-250 acres-From Hwy. 114 & 377, go north on 377. In less than one mile turn right on to a small street, follow it until it dead ends into the park. (Southwest end of Lake Grapevine.) Fee. Closed Sundays. Open sunrise to sunset.
IRVING-Shady Grove Motocross Track. Lots of jumps, good straights, excellent track. Well taken care of; great turns. Contact is "Charlie," call first. Owner cooks on-site food free; cold drinks are .50 each. $10.00 fee per bike/atv, spectators free, no charge for trucks/trailers. From Dallas: West on Shady Grove, cross long bridge, 1st driveway on left. Follow drive to track area from Ft. Worth Hwy. 183 east to Loop 12 south to Shady Grove left onto Shady Grove to last driveway on right before start of bridge. (East Shady Grove Road, Irving, Waco, 75060. 972-579-1319.) Click thumbnail for view from trail, looking toward Dallas.
LAKE MURRAY STATE PARK-Ardmore, Oklahoma. Click to visit website.
SANGER-Rocky Ridge-From Dallas, take I-35 north through Denton. Take exit # 478 at Sanger. Turn left onto FM 455. Turn right on FM 51, go 2 - 3 miles, the riding area is on the left. There is a sign for the ranch by the road.
WACO-Waco Lake-583 acres-From I-35 (south of Waco) take Hwy 6 NW across the lake to Speegleville III Park, exit and turn right on the two-way service road (you will be going opposite the way you just came). Make a U-turn under the bridge, the riding area is on the left. (Rt. 10, Box 173-G, Waco, 76708. 254-756-5359.) No permit required.
WEATHERFORD-Flying P Motorcycle Ranch-From Weatherford Courthouse, go north on FM 51 to 4th St. Turn left onto FM 920, go almost 2 miles and turn right onto FM 2421. Go approximately 7 miles and turn right on Sweet Springs Rd, follow it through a mandatory right angle turn at the black wrought iron gate.
WYLIE-Lake Lavon-From Wylie, go north on Hwy. 78 6 miles to Lavon Road. Turn left and go west 1/2 mile to park entrance. (3375 Skyview Drive, Wylie, 75098. 972-442-3141)