Hitting the ATV trails in Tennessee is one of my favorite ways to enjoy the beautiful Appalachian mountains. They don’t call Tennessee Rocky Top for nothing!! ATV trails in Tennessee are some of the best atv trails in the US. In addition to numerous trails to ride in the Appalachian & Smoky Mountains, Tennessee also has numerous ATV parks many of which include cabins and camping. So whether you are hitting the trails on a quad, a SxS, a dirt bike, or even a full size OHV, ATV trails in Tennessee are sure to satisfy your need for speed. Now, let’s go get some mud on the tires in the hills of Tennessee!
Here are 8 Thrilling ATV Trails in Tennessee to check out. Be sure to check out our specific ATV guides for even more information on TN ATV Trails and Camping as well as our guide on where to ride ATV’s in Pigeon Forge, TN.
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The wildlife region is 8300 acres and has 50 miles of blazed multi-use trails for all types of OHV vehicles including ATV/UTV and dirt bikes. 4×4’s are not allowed. Permits are required and can be purchased online at the Adventure Center, and at some of the local campgrounds.
Read our full review of DMRA trail system and the surrounding community here.
Doe Mountain Recreation Area Map
Eleven million visitors make the Smoky Mountains their go to vacation destination every year. Who can blame them with nearby Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, and the Great Smoky Mountain National Park to visit. If you are looking for ATV trails near Pigeon Forge, Tennessee check out Bluff Mountain Adventures.
Bluff Mountain Adventures is located in Pigeon Forge, TN and is a great place to start if you have never ridden an ATV, but would love to try it out. Bluff Mountain Adventures is a guided ATV trail park in Pigeon Forge, TN. These are guided trail rides only, but they offer some great views of the Smokies and an opportunity for inexperienced ATV riders to enjoy the trails of east Tennessee. If you are a more experienced ATV driver, there are also tours for you.
Read our full review of Bluff Mountain Adventure Trail rides here.
Brimstone Recreation, LLC in Huntsville, TN has become a nationally known ATV trail system in Tennessee. Brimstone is located in Northeast Tennessee about 3 hours east of Nashville and one hour from the Kentucky border.
Brimstone Off Road Park Area Map
Brimstone ATV park is open 365 days and has a trail for every skill level. There are over 300 miles of OHV trails within the over 19,000 acres of Northeast Tennessee wilderness.
Cabin rentals near Brimstone ATV Park are available as well as Tennessee ATV rentals. You can also do some camping at Brimstone Off Road Park. Read our full review of Brimstone Off Road park.
An interactive Brimstone ATV Trail Map is available on their website.
Trails End Campground- Hunstville, TN
Trails End Campground is also located in Huntsville is a great base for accessing the more than 150,000 acres of North Cumberland Wilderness Area with more than 600 miles of multi-use OHV trails for your ATV riding pleasure! You can leave your campsite and access three different areas of trails 24 hours a day. However, it is advisable to plan ahead and ensure you have plenty of food and fuel.
Download a Tennessee ATV Trails Map for the North Cumberland OHV Trails.
Ride Royal Blue Resort- Pioneer, TN
Ride Royal Blue Resort is a family owned ATV resort offering cabins and campsites and within access of over 200,000 acres of Tennessee mountains and wilderness.
Ride Royal Blue ATV Trails Area Map
Staying at Ride Royal Blue resort means you can access the North Cumberland Wilderness Management Area including the the Royal Blue, Sundquist, New River, and Tackett Creek OHV areas. Learn more about Royal Blue Resort here.
If you are looking for an ATV Park in Tennessee, check out Wind Rock ATV Park in Oliver Springs, TN has it all. This Tennessee ATV park and trail system has everything you need for a great ATV vacation including a ATV trails and camping! Now, that’s my kind’ve adventure!!
Windrock Park Campground is located on 259 acres with picturesque views of the surrounding mountains.
- fully-furnished cabins
- 39 RV sites with full hookups
- 100+ primitive camping sites available
- fire ring and picnic table at all campsites
Wind Rock Area Map
Wind Rock ATV Park can accommodate ATV/UTV, 4x4s & Jeeps, dirt bikes, SxS’s, mountain bikes, buggies & trucks. If it goes off road, they can take it!! There are also hiking trails for a full family fun park. ATV rentals are also available.
Adventure Off Road Park in South Pittsburg, TN is the first Tennessee ATV park on our list not located in Northeast Tennessee. This ATV park has the closest ATV trails near Nashville, TN. Adventure Off Road Park is located in the mountains of South Central Tennessee on a 500 acre tract of land with 120+ trails.
Adventure Off Road Park Area Map
The multi-use trails can accommodate SUV’s, 4x4s, Jeeps, ATV/UTVs, Trucks, & buggies. Camping & RV Sites available. Learn more about Adventure Off Road Park here.
Prentice Cooper State Forest is the perfect place for a weekend of ATV trail riding in Tennessee.
Prentice Cooper State Forest Area Map
Prentice Cooper State Forest is located in Chattanooga, TN and has over 24,000 acres along the Tennessee River Gorge with 100 miles of multi-use dirt trails for 4x4s, ATVs, dirt bikes, side by sides, hiking, and horses.