If you want to learn more about recreational ATV riding throughout the entire Appalachian region and the southeastern United States, VeraVise Outdoor Living is your go-to resource.
We offer ATV trail riding guides and tips for how to plan the perfect ATV riding vacation anywhere in the southeastern US.
This page serves as our hub for all of our recreational ATV riding and trail resources.
What Does ATV Stand For?
First, what exactly is an ATV?
The acronym ATV stands for “All Terrain Vehicles.” You will likely notice that ATV is often being used to refer to what many simply call a “four-wheeler” or a “quad.”
In addition to ATV, the acronym UTV and SxS are often used and refer to “Utility Terrain Vehicle” and a “Side by Side” vehicle.
What is ATV Riding?
Throughout the United States, recreational ATV riding has become an increasingly popular outdoor activity. This is especially true in the beautiful southeast Appalachian Mountains.
If you wonder, “What exactly is ATV riding?” and how to enjoy the outdoors on an all-terrain vehicle, these resources will get you started.
- What Is ATV Riding?– Is it a sport, really?
- How Much is ATV Riding? – What’s this going to cost to go trail riding?
- How Much are ATVs? – How much if I want to purchase my own ATV?
- Best ATV For Trail Riding– Which type of ATV is best suited for trail riding?
- How to Store an ATV Outside– What do I do with my ATV if I don’t have a garage?
- How to Perform an ATV Pre-Ride Inspection– It’s important to check your ATV before every ride.
- Tennessee Laws on ATV Riding
Best ATV Accessories
What gear and accessories do you need to get started?
- Must Have ATV Accessories
- What Type of Helmet for ATV Riding do you need?
- What Size ATV Helmet do I need?
- What are the Best ATV Helmets on the market?
- Best ATV Goggles
- Best Gloves for ATV Riding
- Best Shoes for ATV Riding
- ATV Riding Jerseys
- Best Pants for ATV Riding
- ATV Camping Accessories
- What kind of Youth ATV Riding Gear Do You Need for your kids?
Download a FREE ATV Pre-Ride checklist
Recreational ATV Riding
Now that you know all you need to know about the what’s and how’s of recreational ATV riding let’s talk about the Where! Here are the top ATV riding trails in all 13 Appalachian states PLUS Florida. If you are ready to hit the trail in the southeast, we’ve got you covered.
ATV Riding Trails In Tennessee
Northeast Tennessee is the perfect place to get mud on your ATV tires. Check out these ATV trail guides for Tennessee trail riding.
ATV Riding Trails In the Southeastern US
Fun ATV Riding Clothes
While protective gear is essential on the trail, it’s ok to look cute and share your wilder riding side with the world. I’m a big fan of ball caps and love this adorable “ATV hair, Don’t Care” hat from Sew Vivid Design on Etsy. Be sure to Check out all this cute ATV apparel.