Brimstone Recreation ATV Trails- Huntsville, TN

Brimstone Recreation ATV Trails- Huntsville, TN

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Brimstone Recreation, LLC is located in Huntsville, TN and has become nationally recognized as the “go to” for ATV riders and outdoor enthusiasts.  With over 300 miles of trails at Brimstone as well as close proximity to the North Cumberland Wilderness Management Area, you are sure to have hours and hours of fun on these Tennessee ATV trails.

Brimstone manages over 19,000 acres of Appalachian Tennessee wilderness with trails for all skill levels.  In addition to ATV/SXS trails, Brimstone also has an array of lodging available including RVs, Cabins, houses, and trailers.  Huntsville is an ATV friendly town so once you arrive, you can ride on backroads to and from the campgrounds and the trails.  You may also rent ATV/SXS, canoes, kayaks, and inner tubes for your outdoor enjoyment on New River.

Brimstone Recreation: Tennessee ATV Trails Complete guide to Brimstone ATV Trails in Tennessee. Over 19,000 acres of and 300 miles of ATV/OHV trails in Huntsville, TN. Ride your ATV from the time you get there til the time you leave. The perfect ATV outdoor vacation.

Brimstone Recreation Permit Fees & ATV Rentals

ATV Permits

The Brimstone Permit is required and will give you access to miles of trails and outdoor adventure. A valid land use permit is required for everyone riding the trails including passengers.  For complete details and regulations go here. Permits can be purchased online here. 

Permit Duration Adult Permit Child Permit
1 Day $25.00 $15.00
2 Days $40.00 $20.00
3 Days $50.00 $25.00
4 Days $60.00 $31.00
Weekly $68.00 $35.00
Annual $91.00 $43.00
Daily ATV Rental Rates

Brimstone Recreation has onsite ATV and SXS rentals for your convenience so don’t let not owning an ATV keep you from experiencing this amazing “Disneyland” for outdoor enthusiasts. 

There is a $500 damage deposit required on all rentals.  

Daily rentals are from 9:00 am-5:00 pm.  Rentals include helmets and ATV wash.  

For your convenience, the following chart has the most recent published rates, but visit their website for complete details.  

ATV Type 4WD 500 CC Wolverine
Base Rate $140.00 $190.00
Insurance $18.00 $18.00
Fuel $12.00 $25.00
Tax $15.73 $29.55
Total $185.73 $262.55*

*There is an error in the addition on the Brimstone Recreation page.  We have added correctly the prices they have listed.  Pricing may vary at the time of your booking.

ATV Trail Markings  
  • Green– Easiest trails range from old logging roads to gravel roads. Designed for beginners or those looking to relax.
  • Blue– Similar to easy trails, but with some ruts, washouts, steep climbs, and deep mud  
  • Red– These trails are for the more experienced riders and need to be ridden cautiously.  Brimstone says,

 “Great for riders looking to be challenged! Not for the faint at heart.”

Brimstone Recreation Events

Brimstone Recreation has two major annual events that bring in thousands of ATV/OHV enthusiasts from all over the country.

Brimstone Paragon: This is Brimstone’s premier fall event and is held every September.  Thousands of OHV enthusiasts flock to Brimstone every September for races, thousands of dollars in prize giveaways, big name nightly concerts, and loads of fun. 

Brimstone Paragon 2018 will be held on September 28-30, 2018 and features  The LACS, Everette, Chris Lane, Daughtry, and Big and Rich. 

Brimstone White Knuckle Event: Brimstone Recreation’s Spring White Knuckle Event is equally as impressive with stunt shows, obstacle courses, drag racing events, karaoke, vendors showing off their latest gear, and so much more.   All of this finished off with great nightly entertainment and concerts. 

Lodging near Brimstone Recreation

Brimstone Retreats is the official lodging location for the Brimstone Recreation.  They have cabin and RV rentals.  All lodging is supplied with everything you need for an amazing stay and easy access to the trails.  You can book your lodging at Brimstone here. 

The campground allows access to Trail #1 as well as many of the other Brimstone trails.  There is electric and water as well as a dump station.  Primitive tent camping also available.

The local hotels are limited in the Huntsville area, but you can find a list of the closest hotels here.

In the nearby town of Caryville, there is a Holiday Inn Express and Comfort Inn, but this is ~ 30 minutes from Brimstone.

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Dining Near Brimstone Recreation

The following home cooking small town restaurants make the top lists and have the best reviews in the area. 

Raezack’s Grill & Deli 7 minutes from Brimstone
Local down home cooking with great reviews from visitors as well

Phillip’s Drive Inn13 minutes from Brimstone Located in the town of Oneida, TN- Serves Pizza & Desserts

Preston’s Steakhouse16 minutes from Brimstone Family restaurant serving steaks, burgers, and pizza’s.

For more reviews of area restaurants, go here. 

Attractions Near Brimstone Recreation

We doubt you will have much time or desire for anything beyond riding while blazing the trails at Brimstone Recreations, but just in case, here are a few of the other fun things you can do in the area. 

Blaze More Trails in North Cumberland WMA

If the 300 miles of trails at Brimstone aren’t enough for you, then take your wheels for a spin in the nearby North Cumberland WMA on the Royal Blue and Sundquist riding trails.  These trails are located about 30 minutes (Royal Blue) to one hour (Sundquist) east of Brimstone, but could certainly be included in a road trip to the area.

This is definitely one to add to the list while in Brimstone.  Only 23 minutes away, this large recreation area is part of the national park system. There are gorges, vistas, rivers, and hikes to be enjoyed.  Want to go white water rafting? Ok!  Horseback riding? You got it!  Visit a historic mine? They have that too!  Definitely plan on a day or two to visit this beautiful national recreation area.

Camping is also available in the area so it could certainly be added to your time in Brimstone or even be a base camp if you don’t mind driving a bit.  

As you can see, there is so much to do during a visit to Brimstone Recreation that you can easily fill up a long weekend or a whole week, but even a day blazing the trails would be worth your time!

For more ATV trails in Tennessee, visit our overview of the best TN ATV Trails & Parks. 

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